Jan is planning to buy a new laptop with an SSD that won’t have room for all her photos. How can she store them separately so that she and her husband can both view them? I store my photos on a six-year-old
(CNN) — Even at the age of 7, Lotte Hershfield knew her world was crumbling. She avoided the benches with the sign: No dogs or Jews allowed. She couldn't attend public schools. And the Nazis and their
Queen Elizabeth II owns every dolphin in Britain and doesn't need a driving license — here are the incredible powers you
Queen Elizabeth II is not like you and me. Did you know she is immune from prosecution? That she has her own personal poet, paid in Sherry wine? Or that she holds dominion over British swans and can fire
They're literally fit for kings. Built to protect and entertain royalty, ancient castles naturally possess a lasting beauty. But unlike the gated compounds of yesteryear, modern travelers can now step
Telegraph Travel has mapped the world in many ways – here are some of the most eye-opening. 1. Life expectancy This map shows the world according to life expectancy. The results are depressingly unsurprising.
Argot sits in the forbidden corners of language, where creativity thrives, shrouded by a cloak of linguistic abandon There are between 6,500 and 7,000 languages spoken worldwide. Include argots – the language
At major museums around the world, the color experts at Farrow & Ball train their discerning eye on the walls behind the artwork. White walls may reign supreme at art galleries, but at major art museums,
Inside every music box is a steel comb with tuned teeth (or lamellae) that make a single note when plucked. On some music boxes, a rotating cylinder covered in pins plucks the teeth, creating a tune. other
In light of increasingly commonplace violations of individual and civil liberties, it can feel wrong to support the Magna Carta’s status as a symbol of the preservation of fundamental freedoms. But it’s
From a moth-goth mask for the Icelandic pop queen to a glacier flower embroidered on the Nike swoosh, the common thread within this artist’s work is transformation. Last month, when Björk performed at
"Figurative embroidery seemed tailor made for expressing secret thoughts." What medium makes up the images in your imagination? At first, I'd jump to photography or film to describe the memories, hopes,
Embroidery artist Lauren Spark used colorful cotton thread to faithfully recreate the iconic Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh. The endeavor took her almost 60 hours to complete, but the results are incredible.