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Leonardo da Vinci

The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. They may have been lost in restoration.

QI Daily | 10 January 2017

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The human body grows fastest during its few first weeks in the womb. If it were to keep growing at the same rate for 50 years, it would be bigger than Mount Everest.
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Fans

Fans are traditional New Years gifts in Japan. The shape is regarded as an emblem of life.

QI Daily | 9 January 2017

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Up to 2010, Wikipedia had taken 100 million person-hours to write: about the same amount of time that the population of the USA spends watching TV ad breaks in a single weekend.
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Rats

Four million years ago, rats in South America were the size of hippos.
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Easter Island

DNA testing established that the Easter Islanders came from Polynesia.

QI Daily | 8 January 2017