International Fun Facts

The modern number system is of Hindu/Arabic origin, but it originally contained only nine numbers (1-9). The number zero was later invented in India by Aryabhatta at the end of the 5th Century AD… I’m wondering how they counted to 10? Japan’s borders were closed off...
5 International Fun Facts (IFF)

5 International Fun Facts (IFF)

Working in global trade, we are exposed to diverse cultures, and as such, we learn many interesting things.  We’ve decided to collect some of the more obscure and idiosyncratic facts, traditions and customs, and share them here, in what we’re calling:  International...