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Scientists crack Black Death’s genetic code

Scientists have mapped out the entire genetic map of the Black Death, a 14th century bubonic plague that killed 50 million Europeans in one of the most devastating epidemics in history. The work, which involved extracting and purifying DNA from the r...
by $ watchersNplayers $ on Oct 15, 2011

Can Pomegranates Be the Next Miracle Fruit?

Some people think that pomegranate is the next miracle food. They say it based on the Bible on Exodus 28: 33-34: “And beneath upon the hem of it thou salt make pomegranates of blue….A golden bell and a pomegranate….” They were woven i...
by Breast Discuss on Dec 15, 2010

American Scientists Sheet of 20 x 41 cent US POSTAGE stamps NEW

American Scientists Sheet of 20 x 41 cent US POSTAGE stamps NEW - On March 6, 2008, in New York, New York, the Postal ServiceTM will issue the second in its American Scientists series of commemorative stamps. The 41cent stamps come in four designs in...
by Stamps Picture on Jan 4, 2010

Benjamin Franklin and the American Philosophy

Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston, on January 1706. Little more than two years younger than Jonathan Edwards, that may have been the only point on which he was close to Edwards. The youngest son among his father’s 17 children, Franklin was quick...
by Understand America on Mar 26, 2009

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