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The human platypus

The human platypus

The human platypus: Russian designer has eight parts of his face stretched a total of 9½ inches so he has a ‘duck bill’ like the Australian animal Jenya Bolotov, 26, has spent seven years...

Abacus Ring

Abacus Ring

Is this the first wearable computer? 300-year-old Chinese abacus ring was used during the Qing Dynasty to help traders Ring features a 1.2cm long, 0.7cm wide abacus that sits on the finger The ring’s abacus...

Alexander (statue pictured) was born in Pella, the ancient capital of Macedonia in July 356 BC, and died of a fever in Babylon in June 323 BC

WHO WAS ALEXANDER THE GREAT?

He died of a fever in Babylon in June 323 BC. Alexander led an army across the Persian territories of Asia Minor, Syria and Egypt claiming the land as he went. His greatest victory...