It is estimated that 100,000 people alive today are descendants of Jews saved during the Second World War through visas issued secretly by Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese vice-consul in Lithuania. https://t.co/7ikqWR5Ds7
In theory, if you put a mirror half a light year away from Earth then looked at it from Earth, you could see a year into the past
Alan Turing used to chain his favourite mug to a radiator to stop it from being stolen.
Word of the day: BANDSALAT n. the German word for tangled cassette tape (literally 'tape salad'). https://t.co/FLDdPtTa7V
Poor upside-down snowman is having a rough day https://t.co/BpmzwZ7d50
A country is considered the more civilised the more the wisdom and efficiency of its laws hinder a weak man from becoming too weak and a powerful one too powerful. PRIMO LEVI