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When Asked About Quantum Mechanics (2016May16)

May 16th, 2016

The simple answer is that quantum physics is newer, and therefore more advanced than what we call mechanical physics (or ‘regular’ physics). However, modern quantum mechanics, our present-day method of studying physics (nuclear, chemical, or astronomical) is so complex that its 1st quarter-century, from 1900-1925, is now referred to as ‘Old Quantum Theory’. 835 more words

Personal Observations

A bird in the hand...

Hunting in the Middle Ages was very much a male preserve, except in one area.  Women could attend a hunt on horseback, but they were usually there to flirt (or more) with the hunters, who were exclusively male. 455 more words

Fourteenth Century

Fast rising singer, Mr 2Kay, is the cover for the May issue of hip hop magazine, MyStreetz.

The talented Grafton Entertainment signee, who came into limelight back in 2012 with the release of his single, ‘Bubugaga‘ talked about his journey so far in the music industry amongst other things. 228 more words


Book recommendation: A Brief Histroy of Time by Stephen Hawking

From the time of the ancient Greeks through the present time, this historical overview of cosmology is told by one of the most famous and fascinating scientists today. 730 more words


Einstein said, and I assume he believed,
that God didn’t play dice with the universe.
Hawking disagreed, said God was
an inveterate gambler and worse still… 99 more words


Alternative movie projects for Will Ferrell

Now that Will Ferrell has given up on his movie project featuring the hilarious high-jinks of Ronald Reagan during the Alzheimer’s years, we thought we’d offer up a few alternatives that will surely lead to thigh slapping and uncontrollable floor rolling. 230 more words