Monthly Archives: February 2014

Quirky Fact 26
Women rescued by ‘The Pill’

Carl Djerassi invented the contraceptive ‘pill’, changing women’s lives forever. He is now having doubts.

Quirky Fact 24
Tour de France and ‘The Dreyfus Affair’

After quarrels about Dreyfus, Henri Desgrange invented the Tour de France and ran it personally and ruthlessly for decades