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Ripening Grapes: Galileo

The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent upon it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) The illustration is copyright: Konstantin Sutyagin … Continue reading

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‘The Night Has A Thousand Eyes’

The night has a thousand eyes, And the day but one; Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying of the sun. The mind has a thousand eyes, And the heart but one; Yet the light of … Continue reading

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A Revolutionary Thought

You cannot blot out the light of the sun with one finger. Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara ‘Che’ was so-called because, like many Argentinians, he had a habit of saying ‘Che’ when an Englishman would say ‘Um’ to fill a gap and … Continue reading

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