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In this respect, and at considerable cost to himself, Flamsteed was one of the few men to best Newton. But what I want to emphasize is this. To some she is a great hero in the history of computing; to others an overestimated minor figure.
In Queen Anne knighted him, the first occasion on which a scientist was so honoured.
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Never tell me, by the way, that the dead look peaceful.
Two hours dragged by. That is to say you have a tolerable-sized mountain on top of you; hundreds of yards of solid rock, bones of extinct beasts, subsoil, flints, roots of growing things, green grass and cows grazing on it—all this suspended over your head and held back only by wooden props as thick as the calf of your leg.
I did not even know that the British Empire is dying, still less did I know that it is a great deal better than the younger empires that are going to supplant it.Stephen Wolfram shares what he learned in researching Ada Lovelace's life, writings about the Analytical Engine, and computation of Bernoulli numbers.
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Fifty Orwell Essays, by George Orwell, free ebook. During his life, Charles Dickens (–) acquired the kind of celebrity accorded only to international film stars today.
That status was secured with the publication of A Christmas Carol, one of the most beloved holiday stories of all time—and one of the Morgan’s greatest literary manuscripts. Its immediate success in led to four equally popular Christmas novellas in as many years.Download