Biography[ edit ] Early life and academic career[ edit ] Philippa Gregory was born on 9 January in Nairobiat that time serving as capital city of British Kenya modern-day Republic of Kenyathe second daughter of Elaine Wedd and Arthur Percy Gregory, a radio operator and navigator for East African Airways.
For many of you, it was probably the second most boring class in school -- beaten only by math. Your teachers -- and generations of their predecessors -- have conspired for years to keep all the REALLY fun stuff out of your textbooks.
The age-old belief that everything in the Bible is literal, up to and especially Genesis. Its believers insist that God created the world literally in seven days, about 6, to 10, years ago.
I can do that with LEGOs. Based on a long-standing fringe theory about the Earth being merely a few thousand years old, the idea of a "young Earth" was popularized in the early 20th century by a man called George McCready Price, a Canadian wannabe geologist and anti-evolutionist who made up for his total lack of scientific training with an unbridled enthusiasm for ignorance.
Seriously, he was proud of the fact that he never caught "the disease of Universityitis. Augustine of Hippo, who was extremely clear that no one should view the Book of Genesis as a documentary. Augustine, it should be mentioned, lived in the 5th century.
For centuries, it was understood that the Genesis was an allegory: If only he remembered to put oxygen in that helmet To say that Hitler sleeping late decided the war ignores the fact that he needed supernatural good luck to do as well as he did in the first place. For instance, it was blind luck that he avoided assassination inbefore he could even get his war plans off the ground.
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Stalin was waiting on the other side, and Hitler was never going to win that war. It was just a matter of how much of Europe he would control at the moment Stalin eventually crushed him.
Behind all those trucks is a battalion of motorcycles to ramp them. Continue Reading Below Advertisement If all of this makes it sound like we think Hitler was kind of an idiot, well, that brings us to our next myth But he came up with all of that shit when he was just Continue Reading Below Advertisement The year wasand Albert had just completed his thesis at the University of Zurich, and found employment as a patent examiner, because, fuck you, a paycheck is a paycheck.
Being a deeply inquisitive young man, he used his off hours to dabble on theories on physics and matter. You know, every something needs a hobby. Continue Reading Below Advertisement He started his streak in January and Februarycasually proving Newton wrong and saying that space and time are not absolute, thus coining the theory of special relativity.
In March, Einstein came up with quantum theory, a. Finally, between April and May, he published a couple of papers that proved the thus far impossible-to-verify existence of the atom.
At that point, most of us would have whipped out our sunglasses and ridden into the sunset. Einstein, on the other hand, just pushed on, adding more layers to his theories about light and, finally, creating a little formula regarding the equivalence of energy and matter that you might have heard about:This was my first Hallmark book to read and due to social media advertising I became interested in reading it.
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