"Hot cockles" was a popular game at Christmas in medieval times. It was a game in which the other players took turns striking the blindfolded player, who had to guess the name of the person delivering each blow. "Hot cockles" was still a Christmas pastime until the Victorian era.
A new star is born in our galaxy is born every 18 days. About 20 new stars are born each year. For comparison, there are 100,000 million stars in our galaxy.
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The Mongols were an unstoppable force, moving ever eastward, threatening Europe. But in 1241, Genghis's grandson Batu Khan destroyed Hungary at the Battle of Mohi and demanded that the Holy Roman Emperor resign. But then ...Read More
Lettuce and celery will keep longer if stored in the refrigerator in paper bags instead of cellophane ones. Do not remove the outside leaves of either until ready to use.