The Japanese space programme screens candidates by using extreme origami. Potential astronauts have to make 1,000 paper cranes to see how they deal with pressure and monotony.
(Mary Roach – “Packing for Mars”)
The highest score in Space Invaders (Arcade Style) is 55,160 by Donald Hayes (USA) on the 7 Jun 2003.
(Guiness Book of Records, Gamers Guide)
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The most expensive house in the world is Updown Court which is thought to be worth £70 Million. It is 25 miles outside London and is owned by multi-billionaire crown prince of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.