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Stephen Hawking has passed away at age 76

Famous British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking died at age 76 at his home in Cambridge, his family announced on Wednesday early in the morning. “We are deeply sad that our dear father has passed...

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Niels Henrik David Bohr – Danish Theoretical Physicist

Niels Henrik David Bohr was born in Copenhagen on October 7, 1885, as the son of Christian Bohr, Professor of Physiology at Copenhagen University, and his wife Ellen, née Adler. Niels, together with his younger brother Harald,...

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Joseph Conrad – The Sailor and The Writer

Joseph Conrad born as Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski in Terehove near Berdychiv on December 3, 1857 was a Polish writer who spent most of his creative period in England and wrote in English. Joseph...

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Giovanni Boccaccio – The Decameron

Giovanni Boccaccio was a famous Italian writer and humanist in the Middle Ages. He was born in 1313 (most likely in Certaldo) as the on of the merchant Boccaccino di Chellino and an unknown...

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Andrea del Verrocchio – The Greatest Teacher in Art History

Perhaps you did not know, but one, almost miraculous thing, links a few renowned Renaissance painters and sculptors, perhaps the greatest artists of all time. Namely, Leonardo da Vinci, Boticelli, Pietro Perugino, Lorenzo di...