Destinations

General

  • How to travel safely during the summer

    The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has made international travel difficult to plan in 2021, with evolving restrictions and uncertain policies from one country to the next. Many Americans are instead taking a summer road trip within the US in 2021.

  • Why is Frisco Texas a good place to live?

    In 2018, Frisco topped MONEY Magazine’s prestigious list of the “50 Best Places to Live in America”. … In its analysis, MONEY noted Frisco’s “outstanding public schools” and public-private partnerships, “arrangements that bring high-level sports, art and technology to the Texas town”


History

  • Why move to Austin, Texas ?

    Dioscorides’ ambix (described in his De materia medica) is a helmet-shaped lid for gathering condensed mercury. For Athenaeus (~ 225 C.E.) it is a bottle or flask. For later chemists it denotes various parts of crude distillation devices.


External sources

  • Why move to Austin, Texas ?

    Dioscorides’ ambix (described in his De materia medica) is a helmet-shaped lid for gathering condensed mercury. For Athenaeus (~ 225 C.E.) it is a bottle or flask. For later chemists it denotes various parts of crude distillation devices.