…Things I Learnt This Month (Apr 14)

Three things I learnt this month that I thought were worth sharing. Go: The ampersand (this symbol – &) is actually based upon combining the letters ‘e’ and ‘t’. This is because ‘et’ was (is?) Latin for ‘and’. It’s a lot more pronounced in certain fonts than others but also shows much more clearly in […]

…Things I Learnt This Week (25th Nov)

This was one of my favourite features of the old site and I thought I’d revive it for Random Words. Here are three things I learnt over the past seven days: US scientists are developing a test which would diagnose Alzheimer’s via peanut butter. The test places peanut butter a certain distance below the patient’s […]