Five Things of X
- German prisoners of war were still held captive in the UK nearly three years after the Second World War had ended.
- The largest meat-eating plant in the world likes to eat the droppings of tree shrews and rats, rather than tree shrews and rats themselves.
- Fifty percent of a jumbo jet can be recycled.
- The world's first sleeping bag was patented in 1876.
- Pupils at schools in Glasgow, Scotland, are being given lessons in how to sleep.