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History & Philosophy
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:John Gray [Gray, John]

Personally, I prefer to imagine man as a machine, which transmutes in itself so-called ‘dead matter’ into a psychical energy and will, in some far-away future, transform the whole world ...
( Category: Religious Studies February 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-03-02 | Author:Russell, Bertrand

8 EINSTEIN’S LAW OF GRAVITATION Before tackling Einstein’s law, it is as well to convince ourselves, on logical grounds, that Newton’s law of gravitation cannot be quite right. Newton said ...
( Category: Physics February 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Steven Pinker [Pinker, Steven]

* * * A very different threat to human progress is a political movement that seeks to undermine its Enlightenment foundations. The second decade of the 21st century has seen ...
( Category: History & Philosophy February 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-23 | Author:Lee Alan Dugatkin & Lyudmila Trut [Dugatkin, Lee Alan]

BACK WHEN DMITRI HAD FIRST EXPLAINED HIS plan for domesticating foxes to Lyudmila, she had thought about the moving words of the fox character in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic story, ...
( Category: Evolution February 8,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Carl Sagan

the incredible, unprecedented and nefarious attack against the cigarette, constituting the greatest libel and slander ever perpetrated against any product in the history of free enterprise; a criminal libel of ...
( Category: History & Philosophy February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Carl Sagan [Sagan, Carl]

* As an aid to confusion, Ionia is not in the Ionian Sea; it was named by colonists from the coast of the Ionian Sea. This revolution made Cosmos and ...
( Category: Astronomy & Space Science February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:bryson,bill

A Short History of Nearly Everything CHAPTER 17: INTO THE TROPOSPHERE THANK GOODNESS FOR the atmosphere. It keeps us warm. Without it, Earth would be a lifeless ball of ice ...
( Category: Essays & Commentary February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins [Dawkins, Richard]

You will survive your own death. If you die a martyr, you will go to an especially wonderful part of paradise where you will enjoy seventy-two virgins (spare a thought ...
( Category: Atheism February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:charles darwin [darwin, charles]

Objections to the Theory of Natural Selection as Applied to Instincts: Neuter and Sterile Insects It has been objected to the foregoing view of the origin of instincts that “the ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Many baby birds are fed in the nest by their parents. They all gape and scream, and the parent drops a worm or other morsel in the open mouth of ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 1998-07-15 | Author:Stephen Hawking [Hawking, Stephen]

A Brief History of Time CHAPTER 8 THE ORIGIN AND FATE OF THE UNIVERSE Einstein’s general theory of relativity, on its own, predicted that space-time began at the big bang ...
( Category: Astronomy & Space Science February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Janet Browne [Browne, Janet]

Race When two races of men meet they act precisely like two species of animals,—they fight, eat each other, bring diseases to each other &c., but then comes the more ...
( Category: Evolution February 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Mott T. Greene [Greene, Mott T.]

Alfred, Else, and Hilde Wegener in June 1915, shortly before Alfred’s return to active service in the German Army. Photo courtesy of the Alfred Wegener Institute, Bremerhaven. There was more ...
( Category: History & Philosophy February 5,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hiawatha Bray [Bray, Hiawatha]

7 Long Shots AT SEVENTY THOUSAND FEET YOU CAN SEE A SKY TURNED BLUE-BLACK and star-studded even at high noon and, below it, the curve of the earth, stretching for ...
( Category: World February 2,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-30 | Author:Alanna Mitchell

CHAPTER 19 pharaohs, fairies, and a tar-paper shack Inside the conference center’s auditorium in Nantes, the scientists were struggling. Not with the new findings on the inner workings of the ...
( Category: Physics February 1,2018 )