Category Archives: culture

Court rules that Bridge isn’t a sport

English Bridge Union wanted it to be classed as a sport after it was refused funding. Body that refused funding said sports required physical activity. Hence challenge in court.

The terracotta warriors are getting heavier

Each terracotta warriors has got about 4kg since it was made.  Why?  Because it turns out  bricks and ceramics absorb moisture at a fixed rate, even over thousands of years.