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Zschokke & I

Six generations stand between my great-great-great-great-grandfather Heinrich Zschokke (1771-1848) and myself.

Zschokke & I

The descendants of Heinrich and his wife Nanny (more than 800 of them are alive today) are spread over at least four continents, if not all five. Some of them, like myself, still live i...


A gentle giant

She gently pushed at me with her horn. By now, I knew just enough about her to understand, and took a small step away from her calf. That’s all she was worried about.

Well, not really… She was also looking for a piece of fruit (a banana, if I recall correctly) that I had hidden on my person.

Thi...


The first URL

Some things you never forget. Like http://info.cern.ch/hypertext/WWW/TheProject.html for instance.

That was the first URL of the nascent World Wide Web, some 20 years ago. Actually, it was an alias, like Tim Berners-Lee explains himself. And being the first of its kind, it naturally had to g...


"Couple ouvert à deux battants"

Quoi de plus banal qu’un homme qui cherche des aventures en dehors de son couple? Il suffit d’adopter le couple ouvert! Oui, mais…

«Pour qu’il fonct...


Couple ouvert à deux battants