QI Daily | 26 September 2016

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Mimics

The Superb Lyrebird is featured on the reverse side of the Australian 10 cent coin.
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Amazons

The Amazon Molly is an all-female species of fish which reproduces by parthenogenesis (virgin birth).

QI Daily | 24 September 2016

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Teenagers

Handprint analysis has shown that most cave paintings were done by teenage boys.
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Centre of Gravity

The Moon and the Earth both orbit a common centre of gravity located about 1000 miles below the surface of the Earth.

QI Daily | 23 September 2016

Fact
7:01PM
When Escoffier was head chef at the Carlton Hotel in London, he got his English clientele to eat frogs’ legs by slipping them on to the menu as Nymphs of the Dawn.
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Numbers

A fragment from the Book of Revelations that was discovered in 2005, revealed that the original number of the beast was 616, not 666.
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Lobsters

There are about 50 species of lobster, including the hunchback locust, the velvet fan and the musical furry.

QI Daily | 22 September 2016

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Caravaggio

Caravaggio's style may have been how he actually saw the world because of an illness caused by excess adrenaline.