Everything I Know In Life, I Learnt From Qi
<...="/"> Cataloguing some quite interesting facts.
I rely on my questionable attention span and the internet for my information.
A Facts.
B animal Facts.
C Facts.
D Facts.
General Ignorance.
Another name for the common cormorant is the seacrow.

Another name for the common cormorant is the seacrow.

Saturday, 1 February 2014
The commonest metal in the human body is calcium, mainly because the bones are calcium phosphate crystals.

The commonest metal in the human body is calcium, mainly because the bones are calcium phosphate crystals.

Friday, 31 January 2014
&#8216;Dermatoglyphics' and 'uncopyrightable' are the longest words in English language with no repetition of a letter.

Dermatoglyphics' and 'uncopyrightable' are the longest words in English language with no repetition of a letter.

Thursday, 30 January 2014
A chevin, or chavender, is a type of carp, better known as the European chub.

A chevin, or chavender, is a type of carp, better known as the European chub.

Wednesday, 29 January 2014
John Napier, inventor of the decimal point and logarithms, kept a black cockerel which he used as a ploy to catch a thieving servant. He would hide the cockerel in a darkened room and ask all his servants to stroke it, but they didn&#8217;t know he covered the cockerel in soot, so the innocent ones would stroke it and have dirty fingers, but the guilty one would pretend to stroke it and have clean hands. 

John Napier, inventor of the decimal point and logarithms, kept a black cockerel which he used as a ploy to catch a thieving servant. He would hide the cockerel in a darkened room and ask all his servants to stroke it, but they didn’t know he covered the cockerel in soot, so the innocent ones would stroke it and have dirty fingers, but the guilty one would pretend to stroke it and have clean hands.

Tuesday, 28 January 2014
<...="http://whatilearntfromqi.tumblr.com/image/74845412476"> The commonest bird in the world is the domesticated chicken.

The commonest bird in the world is the domesticated chicken.

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Monday, 27 January 2014
The fingerprints of a koala are indistinguishable from those of a human.

The fingerprints of a koala are indistinguishable from those of a human.

Weeellllll hello, hello, hello, hello, hello!

I’ve been absent from this blog for far too long.

There’s been a lot going on and even though I haven’t made a post in months I’m still gaining followers like nobody’s business.

Just thought I’d let you guys know I’m currently filling the queue up with as many funny animal posts as I can fit into my evening.

Thanks for following!

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Sunday, 22 September 2013

odditiesoflife:

Animated Gifs of Amazing Animals Facts

The people who research, write and produce QI (Quite Interesting), a British comedy television game show which tests obscure facts, posted an extremely popular AMA on Reddit. This was followed up by sharing a series of fascinating facts about animals as animated gifs. The animated gifs were created by artist <...="http://www.mrwhaite.com/" target="_blank">Michael Whaite.

sources 1, <...="http://www.reddit.com/r/gifs/comments/1m1hdb/following_our_ama_here_are_some_quite_interesting/" target="_blank">2

Thursday, 6 June 2013
 
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