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How the Pigeon Conquered the World!
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How the Pigeon Conquered the World!

From Barcelona to Bangkok, Dublin to Delhi, Stockholm to Sydney, the pigeon is a common sight in many towns and cities around the world. Experts reckon there could be a population of up to 400 million feral pigeons, worldwide. These canny birds have managed to proliferate on all continents of the world, except Antarctica. Have…

Currencies of the World
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Currencies of the World

What is a Currency? Do you know that the word “currency” is derived from the Latin word “currere”, meaning ‘to run’ or ‘to flow’? A currency (i.e. money) serves as a medium of exchange for goods and services within a country’s borders. Currencies are issued by all central banks of the world in the form…

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