Agnesi was the first woman to write a mathematics textbook and to be appointed to a university chair in mathematics.
Every time I’m confronted with inches, pints and pounds (lb’s), I get confused. This anti-metric system is called “The Imperial System”.
Two men are looking at a symbol on the ground. The man at the top says it’s a ‘6’ while while the man at the bottom says it’s a ‘9.’ Both men are correct from their perspective.
Socrates was accused and eventually sentenced to death for these crimes: “rejection of the gods recognized by the state,” “introduction of new deities,” and the “seduction (in the moral sense) of youth.”
In these times, when mad men like Putin and Trump can become presidents of powerful nations, is should be no surprise to read the following note in your Public Library:
“Today was a Difficult Day,” said Pooh. There was a pause. “Do you want to talk about it?” asked Piglet.
For decades, astronomers, physicists and cosmologists have theorized that the universe is filled with an exotic material called “dark matter” that explains the stranger gravitational behavior of galaxies and galaxy clusters.
On Friday, April 9, 1897, during the 1896-1897 wave of “Mystery Airship” sightings across the United States, a mysterious Unidentified Flying Object was observed in the sky above the city of Chicago, Illinois.
There was one collaborator who has been written out of Shannon’s story. She was an unsung force behind his life and work.
A mural featuring the colours of the Ukraine flag and its capital Kyiv has appeared on a street in Cardiff.