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Interesting Fact - The equals sign

The = sign was invented by 16th Century Welsh mathematician Robert Recorde, who was fed up with writing "is equal to" in his equa...

Interesting Food - Marmite

Marmite is quintessentially British, but did you know it wasn't invented by a Brit? It was invented by a German.


(Justus von Liebig was looking for an inexpensive nutrition source for the poor of Europe, and his discovery that yeast could be concentrated and eaten, led to the manufacture of Marmite.

I'm not sure if that should be celebrated, or not.)

Today

Today is Marmite Day!


Today

Is ask a stupid question day.  

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22nd September

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18th September

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