Thousands of years ago in the Middle East, a random genetic mutation caused a group of grapes to spontaneously abort their own seeds before the seeds could develop hard casings. The result: seedless grapes. To reproduce the fruit, a farmer simply cloned the vine — meaning that all seedless grapes today are direct descendants of that one mutated grape vine.
Chronophage Time Flies at Lion Yard
Thank you so much to everyone who visited Lion Yard for the official launch of the new Midsummer Chronophage ! It was wonderful to see so many friends and fans of the new timekeeper and time-eater. A special thanks goes to the Centre Manager Roger Allen who organised a brilliant event. We even had the superb singers from the Cambridge Chord Company there. Enjoy this record of a fabulous day to be remembered… read more
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