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It’s a rather eclectic collection of articles, jokes and “Random stuff” we find interesting or are involved in.
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Jun 29, 2012 by Robert
The English language is a constantly evolving. New words are constantly being added. Even the alphabet is not immutable. For example did you know that not so long ago there were 27 letters on the alphabet ?
Jun 22, 2012 by Robert
Contrary to to popular belief the Romans didn’t call Guernsey Sarnia. It is likely that the name they gave it was Lisia.
Jun 19, 2012 by Robert
Some hillarious text bloopers … courtesy of the iPhone’s auto correct feature !
Jun 15, 2012 by Robert
So where and when did the magic begin? Thousands of years ago is the answer, in the ancient Maya and Aztec civilizations of Central America.
Jun 8, 2012 by Robert
Solar cells, or photovoltaic cells, convert energy from sunlight into electricity… but how? What principles lie behind this technology?
Jun 5, 2012 by Robert
Is there any particular reason why A comes before B or that Z is the last letter of the alphabet? We delve here into the origins of this and the system of writing.
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