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Meet the first man who dared to use an umbrella

One day, in the 17th century, Jonas Hanway dared to go out into the streets of London ‘under a portable roof.’ For more than 30 years Hanway was the most ridiculous man in London.

The world’s most outstanding globe: The Fliers & Explorers Globe

Eighty of the world’s most important explorers’ signatures and routes are written across this globe.

Xylotheques, libraries of trees

A collection of books-objects that contain material syntheses of the trees they represent.