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Bert Harey—© Hulton Deutsch/PNI
Inch’ŏn landing, (September 15–26, 1950) in the Korean War, an amphibious landing by U.S. and South Korean forces at the port of Inch’ŏn,…
BiographyWho was Plato?
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Plato, ancient Greek philosopher, student of Socrates (c. 470–399 bce), teacher of Aristotle (384–322 bce), and founder of the Academy,…
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Pliosaur, a group of large carnivorous marine reptiles characterized by massive heads, short necks, and streamlined tear-shaped bodies.…
“Luck is a mighty queer thing. All you know about it for certain is that it’s bound to change.”
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Bisphenol A (BPA), a colourless crystalline solid belonging to the family of organic compounds; its molecular formula is C15H16O2. BPA is best known for…
Advocacy for Animals
Steve King, Down for the Count?
Rep. Steve King, recently stripped of his House committee assignments for his embrace of white nationalism, has been an opponent of animal protection proposals of all kinds in Congress.