QI Daily | 3 May 2016

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4:01PM

Cosmetics

A computer scientist has developed false eyelashes and conducting eye-shadow that allow her to launch a mini drone when she winks.
Fact
12:01PM

FACT OF THE DAY

The hobbies of Norodom Sihanouk, the ex-King of Cambodia, were listed on his website as 'jazz saxophone, magazine editing and having affairs with foreign women'.
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12:01PM

QUOTE OF THE DAY

“By and large, jazz has always been like the kind of a man you wouldn't want your daughter to associate with.”
DUKE ELLINGTON (1899-1974)

QI Daily | 2 May 2016

Fact
5:01PM
In 2008, archaeologists in Cyprus found a 7th-century curse inscribed on a lead tablet that said, ‘May your penis hurt when you make love.’ Nobody knows who made the curse, or why.
Topic
4:01PM

The Great Wall of China

The section of the Great Wall of China that everyone visits, and you always see on TV, is only 500 years old.

QI Daily | 1 May 2016

Topic
4:01PM

Shakespeare

200 billion atoms in your body once belonged to Shakespeare.
Quote
12:01PM

QUOTE OF THE DAY

“Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life. ”
LINUS PAULING (1901-94)