by Diana Filer
- Mary Baker Eddy founded the Christian Science Church in 1879, and The Christian Science Monitor in 1908.
- Bronze is an alloy of copper and tin.
- The Dempster Highway is Canada’s only all-weather road to cross the Arctic Circle.
- A percheron is a breed of draft horse which originated in the Huisne River Valley in France and was originally bred as a war horse.
- Wilhelm Roentgen, born in Lennep , Germany, and a graduate of the University ofZurcich, won the first Nobel Prize for Physics in 1901.