Korean War

In Korean War American Australian Canadian defended against a China

In Korean War, an American, Australian, and Canadian brigade successfully defended against a Chinese force that outnumbered them at least 5 to 1. The Australian and Canadian battalions bore the brunt of the assault, stopping an entire Chinese division.   Canada’s and Australia’s militaries have fought alongside each other numerous times including World War I, […]

Pinworms have a worldwide distribution 11% in American 50% in England

The Enterobius pinworms have a worldwide distribution, and is the most common helminth (i.e., parasitic worm) infection in the United States, western Europe, and Oceania. In the United States, a study by the Center of Disease Control reported an overall incidence rate of 11.4% among people of all ages. Pinworms are particularly common in children, […]

Avedis Zildjian Company is one of the oldest companies in the world

Avedis Zildjian Company is one of the oldest companies in the world

The Avedis Zildjian Company is an American cymbal manufacturer founded in Istanbul by Armenian Avedis Zildjian in the 17th century during the Ottoman Empire. At nearly 400 years old, Zildjian is one of the oldest companies in the world. It also sells drum-related accessories, such as drum sticks and cymbal carriers. It is the largest […]