King George IV and Caroline of Brunswick’s marriage was far from pleasant. The arranged marriage was doomed from the beginning; the then-Prince of Wales is said to have required a glass of brandy when they first met. After they bore an heiress, he swiftly abandoned his family. His disdain for her apparently outgrew his dislike of Napoleon; when it was announced that his greatest enemy had died, he reportedly said “Is she, by God?”, likely thinking it was Caroline who had died and not the former French emperor.
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If you’re visiting a farm, keep an eye out for an ominous-looking bronze fog. Nitrogen tetroxide, a red-orange gas, is made by certain bacteria during fermentation when oxygen is lacking in the crop. The lack of oxygen causes the bacteria to use the nitrate within the crops, which then produces nitrogen tetroxide. Inhalation of the gas is known to cause permanent lung damage or kill people and livestock. To prevent this, farmers have started performing nitrate tests after four weeks of fermentation. Read full article here