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Atheists to Remember: Marie Curie

Marie Curie, née Maria Sklodowska, was born in Warsaw, Poland, on November 7, 1867. She abandoned her family’s Roman Catholicism to become an agnostic as a teenager and received a general education in local schools and some scientific training from her father. 695 more words

Atheism

Park

What I really enjoy about Warsaw parks – apart from the frenzy of blooming and fading and seeding – is their dense shade, so different from the patchy eucalyptus shade at home. 118 more words

Challenge

My Thinking Corner: Consideration

  • Understand so you can fear less.
  • Put yourself in someone else’s shoes.
  • Read, do research, gain knowledge.
  • Always respect the other.

For My Thinking Corner

Inspiration

How radioactivity was studied

Hi,
today I want to write about radioactivity. It is rather new concept which is not very surprising as the process of radioactive decay is not very visible and the effects (on health for example) are not so clearly connected since they usually have long time span. 387 more words

Science

Yes, I am a feminist.

And let’s get something straight: feminism is about women.

It’s about women empowering other women to reach beyond the social constructs that have been built around them for centuries. 518 more words

Feminism

#7 - anonymous generosity

People’s generosity amazes me.

Only a week since I signed up; just under a year until I run Brighton marathon. I already have two donations. … 27 more words

Run

Don’t Heed the Haters: Albert Einstein’s Wonderful Letter of Support to Marie Curie in the Midst of Scandal

“If the rabble continues to occupy itself with you, then simply don’t read that hogwash, but rather leave it to the reptile for whom it has been fabricated.” 744 more words