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  1. The original kilogram can be found in a vault just outside Paris
  2. It took 350 million bricks to build
  3. The Irula tribe are known for their ancient and intimate knowledge of snakes
  4. It’s a practice that resonates all over the world
  5. ‘It’s hard to believe, but it’s the only one we’re paid to keep wrong’
  6. Have you ever considered where this London neighbourhood gets its name?
  7. It was once the lingua franca of southern France
  8. We look beyond the well-known winners like Melbourne and Vienna
  9. ‘This building has been through hell and back’
  10. It was how the French Resistance managed to evade capture