History of the World Part 0 Dec 24
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The Septuagint (Circa 250 BCE – 50 CE)
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A modern imagination predisposed to a belief in science... will generally find that neither creation nor evolution overcomes its profound conviction of ignorance. — Jacques Barzun, 1964 (0)
How They Rebuilt Stonehenge
Apollo and the Greek Muses
Plato realizes that the general run of humankind can think, and speak, etc., without (so far as they acknowledge) any awareness of his realm of Forms.
Recently a British genetics expert, Steve Jones stated that humans in developed world have stopped evolving, because people there in western countries need not struggle for there survival and the famous theory of Darvin “survival for the fittest” doesn’t come into picture. And he didn’t miss saying that the evolution hasn’t stopped in the developing world, because people there have to struggle for survival.
Modern humans evolve in Africa. Image courtesy of Karen Carr Studio.
On March 31, 1889, the Eiffel Tower is dedicated in Paris in a ceremony presided over by Gustave Eiffel, the tower's designer, and attended by French Prime Minister Pierre Tirard, a handful of other dignitaries, and 200 construction workers. In 1889, to honor of the centenary of the French Revolution , the French government planned an international exposition and announced a design competition for a monument to be built on the Champ-de-Mars in central Paris. Out of more than 100 designs submitted, the Centennial Committee chose Eiffel's plan of an open-lattice wrought-iron tower that would reach almost 1,000 feet above Paris and be the world's tallest man-made structure.
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“The sultans had two hobbies”, the guide is explaining. “Hunting and hunting.” “They hunt for four-legged…”, he pauses.
One of the most ancient cities in Europe, ancient Rome has lived through 2,700 years. Since then it has been continously inhabited, and, as headquaters first of the Roman Empire and then of the Roman Catholic Church , it has had a gigantic impact on the world.
Other websites like to tiptoe around the issue, but we've never hesitated to come out and just say it: The Nazis were bad.
By Jack Kim and Mayumi Negishi SEOUL/TOKYO, Dec 12 (Reuters) - North Korea successfully launched a rocket on Wednesday, boosting the credentials of its new leader and stepping up the threat the isolated and impoverished state poses to its opponents.
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