What’s trending at 5:30 – Friday, January 10th / Conversation

Time for what’s trending at 5:30

The world’s largest consumer of tobacco– is on the verge of banning smoking in public areas.
China wants to make that happen by the end of the year.
According to the world health organization– one out of every three cigarettes smoked in the world — is in China.
Health experts estimate tobacco-related diseases cause more than a million deaths each year.

This could be a guinness world record for the largest sushi mosaic.
More than a hundred sushi chefs joined forces in hong kong to set the record.
The mosaic, made of more than 20-thousand pieces of sushi, covered more than 123-square feet.
The event took place in an ice arena to keep the uncooked fish cold.
The sushi is being donated to the needy.

A banana thief is on the loose in Connecticut.
Police say he used his car to steal just *one* banana.
Investigators say he used his car to back into the building to create an opening. He didn’t make off with any money….he picked up a banana and ate it… then he took off. Police are asking for help identifying the man.

Have you ever seen a glow-in-the-dark fish?
Researchers with the american museum of natural history have one.
There are nearly 180 varieties of fish that can create their own light shows!
It’s called “bioflourescence”

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