Monthly Archives: August 2011
The Paper Garden
I have just uncovered that greatest of all delights, a book that runs so close to my vein that I look forward to going to bed at night so I can dip into it. The book is The Paper Garden: … Continue reading
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What was different about Einstein’s brain?
On Einstein’s death in 1955, his body was taken to an autopsy lab in Princeton, NJ. He had donated his brain to science, prior to the cremation of his body. There, Dr. Thomas Harvey removed his brain, then stole it. … Continue reading
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