Redefining Le Grande K! – Part Deux

Last time we explored how humankind originally conceived of 'measuring and recording' the world around them. As the world's popluation grew and human activity increased, people from different regions, countries and cultures expanded and eventually came in contact with one another. Experiencing and exchanging new methods - from agriculture, architecture, construction - to trying exotic new foods, spices, and sundries - was in fact a brave new world. Along with exchanging customs, art and cultural norms, came the true driving force of these interactions - trade - which created a crucial requirement -…Read more