How the Ancient Romans built t...

Jun 27, 2014 by

How on earth can Ancient Romans have built our modern railway system ? We take a side-ways look at this claim.

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Some notes on a not so ‘...

May 30, 2014 by

The English Civil War was a complex affair. Even today historians are unable to completely agree on the exact causes of it. In this article we look at some simple notes and observations on this seminal conflict that gave the British the democracy and constitutional monarchy they still enjoy today.

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Puerile Chemistry – or &...

Apr 25, 2014 by

In this article we find proof that British Chemists do have a sense of humour .. well a puerile one at least.

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Are You a Luddite?

Mar 28, 2014 by

Are you a Luddite ? .. A term coined over 200 years ago.. Read on to see if you are (although the chances are that you aren’t, given that you’re using a computer to read this article on the internet)

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How Does the US Presidential E...

Feb 28, 2014 by

Hanging Chads, Electoral Collages, Primaries … the US electoral system can seem a bit confusing to Europeans. In this article we look at how the U.S. Presidential electoral system works.

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The Fax Machine

Jan 31, 2014 by

Believe it or not, the fax machine was invented over 165 years ago ! In this article we look at how this irreplacable office tool came about.

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