10 things we didn't know last week

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1. Bear Grylls is afraid of cocktail parties

2. Parrots find 'laughter' contagious and high five in mid-air

3. There were a quarter of a million attempts to access Grindr from the Houses of Parliament in December

4. Donald Trump may have finally upgraded his phone

5. Living near the best schools "adds £18,600 to house price"

6. iPhone users should notsay 108 to Siri

7. Russians hold curling tournaments with cars

8. There is now a muppet with autism on Sesame Street

9. Bob Dylan loves the Stereophonics

10. Norway is the world's happiest country according to the 2017 World Happiness Report

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