Researchers in England have developed a series of questions for people between the ages of 40 and 70 living that, when completed, give the odds that the test-taker will die within the next five years.
Interesting stat of the day: 32 million. That’s the number of people who get called for jury duty every year.
In science, doctors have successfully performed the first scalp and skull transplant. It was done on a Texas man who lost the entire top of his head thanks to cancer treatment.
Plus, a woman in Spain claims to own the sun and has sued eBay for blocking her attempts to sell real estate on it. She had been selling parcels of about 11 square feet for about $1 each and had racked up 600 orders before eBay shut her down.
Each morning Keith Conrad will give you a few stories useful for starting conversations around the water cooler at work. Assuming that your office actually has a water cooler.