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Life of Pi: The story behind Pěkný číslo beer
Written by Jan VelingerTuesday, 14 March 2023 12:01
March 14 is Pi Day, a day of celebrating mathematics worldwide. At Charles University, that means a pretty good reason to try either Slušné or Pěkný číslo referring to successful new beer brands referencing Pi at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics.
Caffeinated beverages in 16th century Bohemia
Written by Jan VelingerMonday, 03 June 2019 14:51
Anyone interested in the history of hot chocolate, tea and coffee would be thrilled to sit down with Karel Černý - the head of Prague’s Institute of Medicine and Foreign Languages at Charles University's First Faculty of Medicine - as we did. Barring that, the next best thing may be to pick up his soon to be published history about caffeinated beverages in Central Europe.