Category Archives: This Day in History

Happy Birthday Max

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It’s the birthday of Max Perutz, who was born in 1914 in Vienna. Perutz studied chemistry at the University of Vienna. For his PhD he went to the University of Cambridge, where he became one of pioneers in the application … Continue reading

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London Wows the World at the 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony

The opening ceremony of the London Games, featuring Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins, the Queen and James Bond, is off to a spectacular start. Wiggins, wearing a yellow jersey, rang the largest harmonically tuned bell in the world to start … Continue reading

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This Day in History – July 1st

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