Francis Bacon - Scientist, Lawyer Francis Bacon was an English Renaissance statesman and philosopher, best known for his promotion of the scientific method. Synopsis Francis Bacon was born on January 22, 1561 in London, England. Bacon served as attorney general and Lord Chancellor of England, resigning amid charges of corruption. His more valuable work was philosophical. Bacon took up Aristotelian ideas, arguing for an empirical, inductive approach, known as the scientific method, which is the foundation of modern scientific inquiry. Early Life Statesman and philosopher Francis Bacon was born in London on January 22, 1561. The younger of Sir Nicholas and Lady Anne's two sons, Francis Bacon began attending Trinity College, Cambridge, in April 1573, when he was 12 years old. A year after he enrolled at Gray's Inn, Bacon left school to work under Sir Amyas Paulet, British ambassador to France, during his mission in Paris. Counsel and Statesman In 1621, the same year that Bacon became Viscount St. Philosopher of Science
Remote Viewing Reveals Treasure of Oak Island! (Before It's News) Glenn Canady (Friend me!) LIKE my, Truth Warriors Page , Twitter , Tsu , Pinterest and LinkedIn! Watch the first video on www.project.nsearch.com to open a Doorway to God! If you can click a mouse you can make money 24 hours per day! History Channel’s: The Curse of Oak Island The Curse of Oak Island, which centers around the money pit on Oak Island, Nova Scotia, Canada, airs on the History Channel Tuesday nights at 9/8c. There have been numerous differing theories as to which group of people were behind all of this, those theories including the Spaniards, the Knights Templars, the Free Masons, Sir Francis Bacon and the Rosicrucians, the Aztecs, and Christopher Columbus. In Season 2, Episode 3 “Pulitzer Reveals Theory”, it is theorized that the Ark of the Covenant is buried there. An Exclusive You Have To See: The Last Frontier of Free Press Is Here! The Curse of Oak Island: Pulitzer Reveals Theory (S2, E3) | History Remote Viewing: Remote Viewing the Money Pit:
Swithun Swithun (or Swithin, Old English: Swīþhūn; died c. 862) was an Anglo-Saxon bishop of Winchester and subsequently patron saint of Winchester Cathedral. His historical importance as bishop is overshadowed by his reputation for posthumous miracle-working. According to tradition, the weather on his feast day (15 July) will continue for forty days. The precise meaning and origin of Swithin's name is unknown, but it is largely considered to mean 'Pig Man'. Another possible meaning is "strong". Recorded life Swithun was Bishop of Winchester from his consecration in October 852 or October 853 until his death on 2 July sometime between 862 and 865. However, he is scarcely mentioned in any document of his own time. More than a hundred years later, when Dunstan and Æthelwold of Winchester were inaugurating their church reform, Swithun was adopted as patron of the restored church at Winchester, formerly dedicated to Saint Peter and Saint Paul. Traditional life Veneration
A rose by any other name....would be known to Shakespeare The playwright not only spent time in the fields around his Stratford-upon-Avon home, she said, but also shows evidence of studying the latest botanical texts in his spare time in London. Margaret Willes, a writer who specialises in gardens, has now identified 49 of the specific flowers, vegetables, fruit and herbs used in Shakespeare’s plays, pointing out the in-depth knowledge he must have had. Saying she had been “deeply impressed” at level of understanding of the natural world in the plays, she argued the frequent references to plants in the Bard’s works are not “mere literary devices”, but take the reader “to the very heart of social life in Elizabethan and Jacobean England”. Her new book, A Shakespearean Botanical, uses documents held in Oxford University’s Bodleian Library to cross reference each mention of a plant in the plays and two poems, The Rape of Lucrece and Venus and Adonis, with what Shakespeare’s contemporaries would have known about plants. The specimens include: Apple:
X-ray reveals Elizabethan magician John Dee's hidden halo of skulls A famous painting of Elizabethan court philosopher, mathematician and alchemist John Dee (1527-1609) has been revealed to contain secrets, just like its subject. An X-ray analysis of the work has revealed that Dee, performing an experiment for Queen Elizabeth I, was originally depicted surrounded by a halo of skulls. The painting, on display as part of a free exhibition on the life of Dee at the Royal College of Physicians in London, does not have an exact date. Why the skulls were removed from this particular image is not known, although The Guardian posits that they were too weird an addition to the image, which is otherwise realistic. "Glindoni had to make it look like what we now see, which is august and serious, from what it was, which was occult and spooky," said Katie Birkwood, the exhibition's curator. Dee is one of history's most fascinating figures. The exhibition intends to present artefacts about all aspects of Dee's life.
New universities Post-1992 universities that trace their roots to former polytechnics In addition, the New University of Ulster absorbed Ulster Polytechnic (at Jordanstown) in 1984. Post-1992 universities that are not former polytechnics Both categories of university award academic degrees, having received university status when the Further and Higher Education Act 1992 came into effect or in the years thereafter, although some of the newest universities may not have the power to award research degrees - the UK Government having separated research degrees from university title criteria. References See also Sir Francis Bacon While Renaissance men were rapidly expanding all the frontiers of knowledge—in geography, philosophy, medicine and astronomy—Sir Francis Bacon was devising a deductive system for empirical research which has earned him the title "the Father of Modern Science." Most scientists today still owe him a debt of gratitude. They repay this debt by giving his capsule biography in almost every text for high-school or college-level courses in most branches of science. Bacon did not marry until the late age of forty-eight, and contemporary figures relate that he was by preference homosexual. . . . the favour he had with the beloved Marquis of Buckingham emboldened him, as I learned in discourse from a gentleman of his bedchamber, who told me he was sure his lord should never fall as long as the said Marquis continued in favour. Sir Francis Bacon's relationships—like those of his King—closely followed the pattern of patron/favourite. That Bloody Percy Rapid Rise—and Fall Pithy and Witty What is truth?
Researchers discover what was located on top of the Great Pyramid | Paranormal (Before It's News) The investigations of renowned Spanish architect Miguel Pérez-Sánchez that lasted over ten years, allowed him to rebuild via computer models and with great accuracy, the pyramid of Cheops and determine that it was “crowned” by a sphere of 2 meters in diameter. Pérez Sánchez announced his discovery in a publication of the book containing his doctoral thesis where he explained that “the pyramid of Cheops, according to analysis, demonstrates that it was an encyclopedia of knowledge.” The Great Pyramid is the most important building of the Old Kingdom, it is one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World, the only one that remains standing today. Devoid of its original coating blocks of white limestone, the great Pyramid lacks its summit which gave the pyramid another 9 meters in height. Now, researchers know the exact shape of the object that was placed on top of the pyramid. Source: ufothetruthisoutthere
University of Derby For the further education centre established in 2000, see Derby College. The University of Derby (formerly Derby College of Art and Technology or simply Derby College) is a public university in the city of Derby, England. It traces its history back to the establishment of the Derby Diocesan Institution for the Training of Schoolmistresses in 1851 and gained university status from in 1992 as one of the new universities. The university provides nearly 300 study programmes at undergraduate level. Currently the university is home to around 22,000 students in all areas of study. History University of Derby, main campus. Early years Over the years, two dozen bodies have contributed to the university's formation. The other line of this confluence began in 1853 with the establishment of the Derby School of Art, which in 1870 became the Derby Central School of Art and the Derby Central School of Science. Kedleston Road Merger with Mickleover Education College Faculties