We've sent our Smith Scouts out in search of gifts. From a smoky sauce made from a special kind of mould to a skateboard emblazoned with Warhol-esque tomato soup cans – we think there's something here for everyone (including yourself).
Talk about music to your ears – Turkey’s ‘whistled language’ is perfect for chatting with friends across steep mountain valleys. But its days may be numbered, thanks to SMS and instant messenger.
So – we recommend taking a week off work to explore some of the jaw-dropping footage just released from Princeton Uni's archive. Some of these recordings were deemed so fragile, they came close to never seeing the light of day at all.