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a month ago
Our brand new book Funny You Should Ask... Again: More of Your Questions Answered by the QI Elves is out now! 📕📕📕 Available in hardback, e-book and audiobook with a fabulous foreword by @ZoeTheBall. Get yours at
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Vampire bats lap blood rather than suck it – their saliva contains an enzyme called draculin to prevent the blood clotting. Image: Mokele, CC BY 3.0
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For more QI facts, check out our new book Funny You Should Ask Again: More of Your Questions Answered by the QI Elves at 🎁
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QI Advent Calendar Day Four. 🎄
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13 hours ago
Fifteen minutes to go until festive QI on @BBCTwo! #Noel #QI
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Something to think about when you put your Christmas decorations up. #QI 🎄
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Want to hear about the time Stephen was elbowed by the Queen? Watch the clip for the anecdote, and don't forget to like and subscribe!
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QI Advent Calendar Day Three. 🎄
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Silverfish drink by sucking in moist air through their rectums. Image: Christian Fischer, CC BY-SA 3.0
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Tonight at 10pm on @BBCTwo we'll be getting festive with our Series N NOEL episode, starring Sandi, Alan, @joshwiddicombe, @RealMattLucas and @SusanCalman! #QI
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No Such Thing As A Fish
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🚨 STOP THE TIMELINE🚨 The Ultimate Guide to No Such Thing As A Fish is now available TO ALL! Missed out on 50 pages of fishy fun at #NerdImmunity? Need perfect presents for nerdy loved ones? @andrewhunterm & Anna can attest we have the answer here:
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@TheTournamentTV
The Tournament
20 hours ago
Our winning contestant from today's episode of The Tournament gave a speech at the end of the programme that we wanted to share with you. Posted with permission, contains spoilers. #TheTournament @AlexScott
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20 hours ago
In Baden-Powell's Scouting for Boys (1908), there are tips for dealing with dead bodies, mad dogs and ‘self-abuse’.
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The Tournament
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Today's episode of The Tournament goes out at the slightly earlier time of 1:45pm on @BBCOne. 📺 Everyone on the production team agreed it was one of our favourite episodes of the series so be sure to join @AlexScott and our eight quizzers on the run!  #TheTournament
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A thoroughbred foal can only be registered if its parents were observed mating in the natural manner (artificial insemination is not allowed).
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For more QI facts, check out our new book Funny You Should Ask Again: More of Your Questions Answered by the QI Elves at 🎁
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QI Advent Calendar Day Three. 🎄
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Ants have social networks which involve them communicating through vomiting into each other's mouths. Image: NoahElhardt, CC BY-SA 4.0
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