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Iceland

Icelandic is the oldest language in Europe. The Icelandic for 'sleep' is sofa.

QI Daily | 12 July 2017

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Space

Space smells like cooked steak and moon dust smells like gunpowder.
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Jelly

Gelatine, the main gelling agent for jelly, was used as a blood plasma substitute during World War I.

QI Daily | 11 July 2017

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Bonobos

Bonobos prefer sharing their food with strangers. They do it to extend their social network.
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Bonfires

Dummies have been burned on bonfires since the 13th century, initially to repel evil spirits.