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Dark Energy’s Influence on Life

While many people believe that there is a spiritual aspect to life, it is the scientific understanding of life that dictates how our world operates – because it informs the collective consciousness that dominates in all our political, public service, financial and business institutions worldwide. 542 more words

Dark Energy

Book Review: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

By Rebecca Skloot

My Rating: 4 Stars

When I set out to read more nonfiction this year and inquired with my friends and family which books I shouldn’t miss out on, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks By Rebecca Skloot was top on their list. 703 more words

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Love science? Winton prize science shortlist is announced @RoyalSociety

The Royal Society has announced  the six book shortlist for the 2014 Winton Prize for Science books. The Science Prize winner will be announced at a public event at… 571 more words

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Cambridge English competition for parents: the winners

Cambridge English, in collaboration with a popular parents blog, recently ran a competition for parents, offering winners copies of its popular “Why is it so?” series as prizes. 151 more words

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Properties of Light

I just re-read this book, Properties of Light by Rebecca Goldstein. I first read it 14 years ago, it was then that I fell in love with the mysteries of quantum physics. 57 more words

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