Tag: people

06
Jan
2019
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When I Give Someone Flowers, What Message is the Color Sending?

Are you sure you’re sending out the right message? Find out the colors of flowers and their…

09
Mar
2018
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The Rocker Grandma – Madrid, Spain – Atlas Obscura

Ángeles Rodríguez Hidalgo was a humble woman who, when widowed at 41, worked two jobs to raise…

11
Feb
2018
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The Russian Train Stop That Serves One Schoolgirl – Atlas Obscura

All aboard! The train from Saint Petersburg to Murmansk runs twice a day, along a 630-mile route…

13
Nov
2017
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Marie Curie and the perils in radium

On 1 November 1929, Marie Curie spent her evening at the Plaza Hotel in New York. In…

10
Oct
2017
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BBC – Future – The female code-breakers who were left out of history books

Over the last 100 years, women have had significant, high-level roles in breaking secret codes – from…

20
Sep
2017
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Rohingya people – Wikipedia

The Rohingya people (/ˈroʊɪŋjə/, or /ˈroʊhɪŋjə/; historically also termed Arakanese Indians) are a stateless Indo-Aryan people from…

10
Sep
2017
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Remembering Lotfi Zadeh | Berkeley Engineering

Lotfi Zadeh — professor emeritus, world-renowned computer scientist and leader of the college community — died on…

10
Sep
2017
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Siobhan Clarke – Ian Rankin

Siobhan plays by the rules; she’s young and ambitious and she embraces the new techniques of policing….