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10 things we didn't know last week
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12 February 2016
1. At least 49 people have died in accidents involving selfies since 2014.
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2. Horses can tell when you're angry.
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3. Kidderminster Harriers FC players are fined £20 if they wear a hat on match day.
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4. Some 2.25% of all American logos contained a heart shape in 2013.
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5. Lesbians have a 9% wage premium over heterosexual women, whereas gay men face an earnings penalty of 11% compared with straight men.
Find out more (The Economist)
6. A subreddit inspired a scientific study into how people's minds are changed.
Find out more (New York magazine)
7. Happy music makes colours appear brighter.
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8. Neanderthal DNA in humans is linked with nicotine addiction and depression.
Find out more (The Guardian)
9. Sir David Attenborough turned down the late Sir Terry Wogan for a presenting job on BBC Two in 1965 because the channel's chief announcer was from Dublin.
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10. The first American football cheerleaders were male and they dominated the sidelines until WW2.
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