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Woodworms are the secret behind Stradivarius violin’’s unique sound

January 30th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): After spending 33 years researching Stradivarius violins, a boffin has claimed that a chemical preservative, which was used to deter the worms three centuries ago, might be ... Read more...

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170-yr-old sycamore tree that inspired Sherlock Holmes tales succumbs to disease

January 14th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A sycamore that stood in the garden where the young Arthur Conan Doyle was inspired to write his first stories has been cut down because of disease.As ... Read more...

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