The bloody origins of the Nobel Prize

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Among Alfred Nobel’s 355 inventions, it was the Dynamite that amassed him great fortune and infamy. The idea was very noble, dynamites were originally intended to be used for blasting caves for railways and other demolition works that did not involve killing.

Where does the term Computer come from?


The origins of the term computer is very straight to the point. Before the term was used to describe a machine that computes, it was first used to call a person who does mathematical computation. This was way back in the 17th century, the period where poets, philosophers, mathematicians, and scientists really flourished.

What is the difference between Catholicism and Christianity?

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Catholicism and Christianity are two different things, but often mistaken as one and the same. For those who do not know, this might come as a shock, their basic foundation and principle is very different. Catholicism belongs to Christianity. Not all Christians are Catholics, but all Catholics are Christians. Both believe that Christ offered his [...]

Butterflies in your stomach? Maybe it’s your Second Brain

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Your stomach does more than to digest the food you eat. It actually, in part, determines your mood. Moods like sudden nervousness over something unwarranted is communicated by your brain to your stomach, or vice versa, telling each other what they don’t like.