Sir Francis Bacon
was interested in everything that could make life easier. He suspected that, in addition to salt
, freezing could preserve meat. In 1626, he took advantage of the cold weather around London
and stuffed a chicken with snow. The chicken was preserved, but pitiable Sir Francis Bacon caught pneumonia and died a month later.
Watching emails (and potentially viruses
) download for minutes may not be unhealthy, but it is annoying. And you can prevent it (to some degree):
›› Avoid downloading huge attachments and viruses automatically by making Outlook synchronize headers only if a message exceeds a certain size.