Category Archives: history

A heartfelt plug for “A history of the world in 100 objects”

The BBC in conjunction with the British Museum is putting on a new series this year, “A history of the world in 100 objects”. Neil MacGregor, Director of the British Museum, has chosen 100 objects from their remarkable collection to … Continue reading

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Everything old is new again, bicycle tricks edition

If you haven’t seen this amazing show reel from Danny MacAskill, it’s time to stop what you’re doing and gawk. In fairness, I think the opening trick on the cast iron fence is perhaps the best thing in the video, … Continue reading

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