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2012: the year when we lost great minds

Hank Green tells us that this year we won’t lose the Universe, but we have lost some great minds: Neil Armstrong – first human on Moon, Sally Ride – first woman in space, Renato Dulbecoo – won 1976 Nobel prize for work on oncogenes, F. Sherwood Rowland – Nobel prize for work on atmospheric chemistry […]

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Why 2012 is a leap year and what is one [infographic]

A leap year a year where we have 29 days in February. Every four year we add an extra day to the calender. Normally a solar year is 365 days four hours and some minutes, but the calender is only 365 days. If we would not add that extra day every four years we would […]

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