1 day ago · From 1 st July 2020, a new Company, Caledonia Potatoes Ltd, has been created by former Caithness contributors Alistair Melrose, Mike McDiarmid and Robert Doig. They say Caledonia Potatoes will be ably supported by its Perth, Scotland office team of Andrew Lamont (Sales), Dr Finlay Dale (Science and support) and Sian Mochan (Accounts and more).
18 hours ago · Performing a scientific expedition in the manner of James Cook, Malaspina's scientists studied the Tlingit and Nuu-chah-nulth peoples before returning to Mexico. Another Spanish explorer, Jacinto Caamaño, sailed the ship Aranzazu to Nootka Sound in May 1792.
1 day ago · The Bahamas (/ b ə ˈ h ɑː m ə z / ()), known officially as the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies in the Caribbean.It takes up 97% of the Lucayan Archipelago's land area and is home to 88% of the archipelago's population.
1 day ago · Jainism (/ ˈ dʒ eɪ n ɪ z əm /), traditionally known as Jain Dharma, is an ancient Indian religion.Followers of Jainism are called "Jains", a word derived from the Prakrit word jina, meaning "victor".