Thieves used a helicopter, explosives, fake bombs, road spikes, and a motorboat to rob a cash depot in Sweden freakonomics.com/podcast/…
In addition to patenting the first practical telephone, Alexander Graham Bell developed a hydrofoil motorboat that broke the world marine speed record. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HD-…
A sailboat holds the record for the fastest non-stop circumnavigation, beating a motorboat by more than two weeks. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
The fastest circumnavigation of the globe was in a sailboat, The trimiran Banque Populaire. it took 45 days 13 hours 42 minutes 53 seconds, 15 days faster than the fastest motorboat. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ban…
Russell Brand was eligible to receive half of Katy Perry's millions but declined. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rus…
The Stethoscope was invented because French physician Rene Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec felt uncomfortable placing his face on a woman's breasts to listen to her heartbeat mentalfloss.com/article/3…

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