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At the Am Himmel orphanage, Werfel beams with joy at his gift. Austria, 1946. Photographer: Gerald Waller II. Published by LIFE magazine.

Happy Birthday, Queen Elizabeth! (PHOTOS)

It's not often you see pictures of the queen roaring with laughter, which is why this shot of her at the Braemar Highland games with Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, in 2006, is such a gem.

Do you ever wonder why the tradition of giving silver baby spoons, silver baby rattles and silver teething rings exists? Because mouthing silver helped babies survive. The use of silver as a medicine was widespread until World War II when antibiotics became the standard treatment for infections. (found here -

"Never stay up on the barren heights of cleverness, but come down into the green valleys of silliness." - Ludwig Wittgeinstein