The little plastic bit on the end of your shoelace is called an aglet.
One of the subtlest and most surprising legacies of the First World War is its effect on our language.
It happens with people. Does it actually happen with fruit?
Even as medicine was rapidly improving, these downright scary or dangerous treatments were still lingering.
When Twister was introduced in 1966, critics denounced the game as "sex in a box."