When you think you’re out of the woods, just remember the ‘lucky’ tree that got you there

When you first think you have it out of whack, think again.Tree tunnel surgery was invented by German scientists in 1896, and is one of the oldest known medical procedures.Tree tunnels were originally meant to help people who could not walk or walk quickly enough to reach their destination.But because trees grow fast, and trees […]

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How to pronounce tunnel

NEW YORK — How do you pronounce the words Gotthard Tunnel and New York’s subway tunnel?If you’re reading this article from New York, you probably don’t have a clue either.The word Gotthards is an abbreviation of Gotthar, which is short for Gotthild.But in this case, Gotthars is short of Gothe, meaning Gothenburg.If that doesn’t make […]

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