We asked the experts.
An estimated 64,686 children five or younger between 2002 to 2016 had gone to hospital with an injury caused by a personal care product.
It remains unclear whether they could have been exposed to the same batch of Novichok as the Skripals.
Analysing old books doesn’t sound like particularly dangerous work, unless those books happen to be covered in deadly arsenic.
The nerve agent may have actually came from a nearby lab, according to Russia.
Officials suspect that the poisoning may be a belated act of espionage-related revenge.
Asking the burning (literally) questions.
Troublingly, many of these kids are drinking sanitisers to get a quick buzz from the alcohol.
Some days, humans just generally suck. And then there are days when you realise why this planet is trying so hard to just wipe us out.
The 18-year-old spent four days in intensive care last month.
Lured them in through dating sites.
The substance in question is xylitol, an artificial sweetener found in everything from toothpaste to peanut butter to sugar-free gum.
Amber delivers a slice of ancient life, showing us everything from early predation to the earliest preserved erect penis.
We all know that geese are loud, obnoxious devil-birds which attack in packs. Here’s another nasty trick.
Anything and everything can kill you in large enough quantities. These are those quantities. Do not eat this at home.
The American government once poisoned certain alcohol supplies; this resulted in the death of over 10,000 American Citizens.