Imagine if William Shakespeare could travel through time and meet you. Why not? By the magic of planes we fly through time zones to different countries, sometimes arriving on the day before we took off. Imagine that Michelangelo or Leonardo could cross the years of history and share their skills and knowledge. Why not? We can travel through space to talk with someone 10,000 miles away. By the magic of television, we can see someone in a different country. There come with me on a BioView journey to meet amazing people.
What makes a leader amazing? Is it their ideas and creativity, their knowledge, their ability to make things work or the fact that they develop a business and make money? Galileo led by looking beyond Earth and finding a new world in the skies. Dr Louis Pasteur led by searching for and finding minute organisms, [...]
What was it like to live 500 years ago? Last week, I found out some of the realities, when we lost all electric power for about 2 days. A tropical tornado hit our area. The wind made blood curling noises, as it tore down trees and other objects in its path. The rain came in [...]
On my recent visit to the UK, I was in London for a few days. My hotel was next to Euston Station and I decided to go for a walk to see the grand St Pancras Station building, which has now been converted to a hotel. As I was walking along, I noticed a sign [...]
Why were they hunted down, brutalized and burnt ? That is what happened to thousands of people called the Cathars, during the so called middle ages. Recently, I took a flight from the UK and went to Carcassone in France. Soon as I arrived at the airport, I saw a sign that said – ‘Welcome to [...]
On my visit to the UK, I went to the city of Liverpool to attend a family wedding. It gave me the opportunity to follow a magical music tour of the Beatles. Taking a tour bus, our guide Adrian gave an excellent introduction to places like Penny Lane and Strawberry Fields. Yes, the names of [...]
In search of amazing people I like to go to villages and villes. That is what I do in order to write stories and books for The Amazing People Club. This time I went to Figueres in Spain. That is where Salavdor Dali, the artist, worked for many years. There is now a grand Theatre [...]