"An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves."
Retail areas in airports have corridors that bend to the left in order to get right handed people to spend more money.
After an office in Georgia banned emails on Fridays, forcing colleagues to speak to each other, one employee discovered a co-worker he emailed regularly was not across the country, but in fact working on the same floor as him.
The gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be made from recycled mobile phones and small electrical goods donated by the public.
A study has found that people in cafeterias chew faster when higher-tempo music is playing, showing an increased number of ‘bites per minute'.
This year, Macaulay Culkin is going to change his middle name to ‘Macaulay Culkin’, so he’s going to be Macaulay Macaulay Culkin Culkin.
Word of the day: SHRINKFLATION — a process whereby the manufacturer reduces the size, but not necessarily the price of its product.
By 2028, the retirement age for men in Russia will rise to 65 years. According to the World Health Organisation, 40% of Russian men don’t live to the age of 65.