Tiger, tiger…

At the beginning of the 19th century there were 40,000 tigers in the world. Today, around 4,000 are left in the wild, more than half of them in India. Continue reading Tiger, tiger…

The musical surgeon: Theodor Billroth

On the streets of Vienna in the mid-1880s, you could bump into Johannes Brahms, Anton Bruckner, or Gustav Mahler. Continue reading The musical surgeon: Theodor Billroth