The prospect of an executive order banning visitors and refugees from several majority-Muslim countries piqued my curiosity. When was the first visit […]
Archive for July 2020
Bats are hosts to a range of viruses but don’t get sick – why?
Bats harbour many diverse viruses, including coronaviruses. Indeed, Sars, Mers and COVID-19 – which are all caused by coronaviruses – […]
The Biggest Horn in the World: the Alpenhorn.
The alpenhorn is one of the world’s biggest musical instruments, sometimes more than 12 feet long. Alpenhorns are made of […]