Posts Tagged ‘BBC videos’

Salt & Pepper

August 12, 2021

The history of salt and pepper, in just a shake. A BBC video.

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Global Warming Was Explained in 1856. By a Woman

July 5, 2021

Eunice Foote, a pioneer in the field of climate change, wrote about the heat-trapping effects of CO2 in 1856. She was ignored by history, perhaps because she also wrote about womens rights. A BBC video, animated by Peter Caires.

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Why being messy is good

August 26, 2019

Tim Harford, author of Messy: How to Be Creative and Resilient in a Tidy-Minded World, explains why being messy is good.

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London’s Phone Booth Coffee Shop

June 5, 2019

It may be London’s smallest java stop: a coffeehouse in an antique red telephone booth.

Related:

“The Red Phone Box, a British Icon, Stages a Comeback,” Palko Karasz, New York Times

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