History and Science
Random Facts If you have 3 quarters, 4 dimes, and 4 pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar. The numbers '172' can be found on the back of the U.S. $5 dollar bill in the bushes at the base of the Lincoln Memorial. President Kennedy was the fastest random speaker in the world with upwards of 350 words per minute. In the average lifetime, a person will walk the equivalent of 5 times around the equator.
The Days (And Years) Of Our Lives Looking at the numbers above, you'll immediately notice that you are different ages on the different planets. This brings up the question of how we define the time intervals we measure. What is a day? What is a year?
Strange Artifacts - Unexplained Objects WHY BOTHER WITH ALTERNATIVE THEORYVisionaries are the pole stars by which we navigate our imagination to new lands and then, sometimes, if we are lucky, to new realities...-- Judith Paulson Has there been any mention here of Zecharia Sitchin? I've read "The 12th Planet," where he tries to link ancient civilizations and says there is another planet in our solar system with a 3600-year orbit. Pretty far out... says aliens made humans beings, etc.