I never knew that the Moths of Manchester were famous, did you? So here’s the story: Back in 1800 ‘n odd there was a pretty innocuous, unremarkable speckled moth in England, known as the Peppered Moth because of it’s camouflage colouring; white wings dappled with grey and black spots – this allowed the moth population…

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Were you taught, as I was, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”? Bad advice I’m afraid. Twentieth Century advice at best. Or perhaps at its worst! Bill Gates of Microsoft fame was asked in the late ’90’s, did he fear the big companies – such as the AOLs and the Intels – that could…

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