Word of the day
The writing-paper of the ancient Egyptians, and later of the Romans.
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."
Name that element
Silicon (Atomic number 14)
An exact copy or reproduction.
Thought for the day
Would you rather take an ice cold shower or not shower at all?
On this day in 1993
The Czech Republic and Slovakia joined the United Nations.
Where in the world
Can you name the country and its capital?
Germany. Capital city is Berlin.
Did you know?
Snails can sleep for up to 3 years.
What is wrong with the following sentence?
Ask them if their coming tomorrow.
Ask them if they're coming tomorrow.
35 + 88 + 170
Joke of the day
What do you call a mushroom that likes parties?
A fun guy.
In the news today...
Three bodies are removed from the ruins of a luxury mountain hotel as a desperate search continues.
Rescuers battled overnight to reach the Rigopiano hotel, with the first of them arriving on skis.
The prime minister says mainstream politicians must tackle a backlash against globalisation.
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