Tagged: World


Daily Quiz 24th April, 2018

Below is an excerpt from Paul Taylor’s famous 1995 book … at the beginning of February 1637, Holland was awash with ecstatic paper millionaires. Their lives as weavers and carpenters were behind them. Some...


Daily Quiz 16th April, 2018

Below is a note from Albert Hofmann, a Swiss chemist working at the Sandoz pharmaceutical research laboratory, in Basel, Switzerland: “Last Friday, April 16, 1943, I was forced to interrupt my work in the...