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It is a wonder how ancient Roman buildings still stand upright today amid the wars and calamities they have gone through. One would think what kind of engineering was done with the Cloaca Maxima, the Colosseum, and the Pantheon, among others, having little to no maintenance structurally.
She is the first animal to orbit the Earth.
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His decision to become an engineer came a little late at 17 years old.
“When I was in NASA, every day I just repeated daily equations and research. I had no friends, I was lonely and exhausted. I lost a sense of purpose along the way. And I discovered that there is really nothing special about being special,” Kim revealed.
People living in the midst of Marie might have remembered her as an adulteress, but she had redeemed herself and built her reputation again as a scientist when she crisscrossed France and delivered portable X-ray machines to doctors on the battlefield.
Filipino authors, or whoever made the association, may have gone too far with the Filipino pride – Agapito Flores is not the first person to create the fluorescent lamp.
It has always been a mystery how the Leaning Tower of Pisa maintained its slanting position, considering that it survived strong earthquakes in the last 500 years. But it appears that that is not the case anymore as the science behind it has been unlocked.
One of his most notable achievements in the history of science is the Philosophae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, a book that Newton established to define many science concepts like the universal gravitation and the laws of motion. It’s one of the bibles of science.