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New Stamps from South Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie 150th Birth Anniversary of Woodang Lee Hoe-yeong Lee Hoe-Yeong  also known by his pen name Woodang  (March 17, 1867 – November 17, 1932) was a  Korean independence activist … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

 Antonio de Ulloa Antonio de Ulloa y de la Torre-Giral was born on the 12 January 1716 in Seville. Son of the Economist Bernardo de Ulloa, he joined the Spanish Navy as Guardia Marina in 1733. Two years later he … Continue reading

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Malaysia Issued Stamp on  Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam

Malaysia has released 10,000 stamps featuring the 11th president of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on 2nd November 2015.The stamps are a tribute to the revered scientist turned politician who died in July at 83. The first commemorative stamps were … Continue reading

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Germany Issued Stamp on Julius von Mayer

Germany has issued a stamp on 3rd November 2014 to commemorate  200th birthday of Julius von Mayer. Julius Robert von Mayer was a German physician and physicist and one of the founders of thermodynamics. He is best known for enunciating … Continue reading

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Royal Mail will Issue Stamp on  Scientist Max Perutz

To commemorate the centenary of the birth of molecular biologist Max Perutz, Royal Mail has created a postmark which will appear on letters and parcels delivered around the city this week.Perutz, who was one of the great figures in modern … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Czech Republic

Beauties of Our Country: Cervena Lhota Cervena Lhota is a Renaissance water chateau in the eastern part of South Bohemia.The chateau is located on a rock, which became an island in the chateau pond after the damming of the valley … Continue reading

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Special Postcard on Birbal Sahni

By R.K.Mishra 1. Issued by C.P.M.G- U.P.Circle Lucknow o the occasion of LUPHILEX2006 2. Four stamps were issued on 11 spt.1997 celebrating 50 th anniversary of Birbal Sahni Institute of palaeobotany, Lucknow. 3. The Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany Lucknow, … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Scientists

Royal Mail is celebrating the lives and work of ten prominent Britons with a new set of stamps launched on 23 February 2012.The Britons of Distinction stamps celebrate ten distinguished individuals from the realms of science and technology, architecture, politics … Continue reading

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Germany Issued Stamp on Emil Wiechert

The German Post has issued a stamp on the 150th birthday anniversary of Emil Johann Wiechert (26 December 1861 – 19 March 1928), German geophysicist who presented the first verifiable model of a layered structure of the Earth. He was … Continue reading

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Armenia :Stamp on Fridtjof Nansen

A stamp, dedicated to the 150th birth anniversary of Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat and humanitarian Fridtjof Nansen was put into circulation November 9.Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Norway, Edward Nalbandian and Jonas Gahr Store, attended the MFA-hosted the ceremony, organised by Haypost … Continue reading

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