Nicolaus Copernicus

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Name: Nicolaus Copernicus
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

When in Poland, do as the Poles do

Nicolaus Copernicus, Marie Curie, Lech Wałęsa, Karol Wojtyła (better known as Pope John Paul II)—Poland truly values its national icons. However, the one who towers above them all is composer Fryderyk Chopin. His legacy is as varied as his work. Żelazowa ... [Published Conde Nast Traveller - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Sims 4 Review: Free will, empathy and the meaning of life in a geo-centric universe

Some physicists believe we are living in a simulation, a two-dimensional hologram  to be precise. Conversely, others don’t bother themselves with empirical facts, and who instead are content with simulating physicists who hold more polite beliefs. Recently, ... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Rare historic documents to go on display at Benedictine

As the director of marketing and communications for Benedictine College, it is part of Steve Johnson's job to whip up enthusiasm for campus programs.But as a self-styled history buff, Johnson needs no additional motivation about an exhibit available on ... [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Co(II), Ni(II) and Cu(II) complexes with phenylthiazole and thiosemicarbazone-derived ligands: synthesis, structure and cytotoxic effects

aCollegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, dr. A. Jurasza 2, 85-094 Bydgoszcz, PolandE-mail: marta.sobiesiak@cm.umk.pl ;Fax: +48 (52) 585 38 04;Tel: ... [Published RSC - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Anna Amalia Library director recalls historic blaze

Even 10 years after the blaze at the Anna Amalia Library in Weimar on September 2, 2004, works believed to have been lost turn up now and then. The first edition of "De revolutionibus orbium coelestium" by Nicolaus Copernicus was recently discovered among ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Noted Manager Stays Off the Beaten Path With New Global Fund

Iben didn't remain idle for long. He moved across the country to Tampa, Fla., from Los Angeles, not to work for a competitor but for Jeffrey Vinik, the prominent former Fidelity manager who had started his own hedge fund firm. Vinik had moved his office ... [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, Part IV

In 2000, the Russian Academy of Sciences (R.A.S.) in St. Petersburg discovered that twenty-four books were missing, including a 16th Century book by Fr. Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543), the B.B.C. reported on Friday, February 4, 2000. Staff librarians ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Kopernik Observatory to celebrate 40th anniversary

Binghamton (WIVT) - Kopernik Observatory will be holding a 40th anniversary fund-raising gala, next month.A group of people of Polish heritage founded the observatory in the 1970s as a living memorial to Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus.Observatory ... [Published Binghamton Homepage - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Lost Copernicus First Edition Found Again

(CN) - A first-edition copy of Copernicus' De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium (1543), a major work in the history of science, believed to have been burned up in a 2004 fire, has been found again, among books waiting restoration.Nicolaus Copernicus' book ... [Published Courthouse News Service - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Radical New Documentary Claims Copernicus and 4 Centuries of Science Are Wrong

[embedded content]A new documentary called The Principle , which is due to be launched on 10th October, is set to take on more than four centuries of established belief in the Copernican Principle by presenting shocking new scientific evidence that suggests ... [Published Epoch Times - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, Part I

The Newberry Library is hardly the first research library or archive to be robbed by a savvy thief. Thieves have come in forms librarians and archivists would not ordinary expect, including covetous scholars, trusted booksellers, or even employees. Antiquarian ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Historic German library restored after fire

THE fire at the Duchess Anna Amalia library, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Weimar, was supposedly caused by an electrical fault. Some 50,000 books were reduced to ashes, including works by Germany’s most famous writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, who ... [Published Brunei Times - Aug 24 2014]

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Historic documents exhibit encompasses the Wisd... [Published Catholic Key - Sep 12 2014]
Cluster, supercluster, ah the heck with it — ou... [Published Alamo Gordo Daily News - Sep 12 2014]
Engrailed-2 protein as a potential urinary pros... [Published UroToday - Sep 11 2014]
When in Poland, do as the Poles do [Published Conde Nast Traveller - Sep 09 2014]
Rejoinder: Are There Scientists In Ghana? 1 Phi... [Published Modern Ghana - Sep 08 2014]
Sims 4 Review: Free will, empathy and the meani... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Sep 08 2014]
Rare historic documents to go on display at Ben... [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Sep 07 2014]
Co(II), Ni(II) and Cu(II) complexes with phenyl... [Published RSC - Sep 03 2014]
Anna Amalia Library director recalls historic b... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 01 2014]
Noted Manager Stays Off the Beaten Path With Ne... [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 31 2014]
Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 28 2014]
Kopernik Observatory to celebrate 40th anniversary [Published Binghamton Homepage - Aug 28 2014]
Lost Copernicus First Edition Found Again [Published Courthouse News Service - Aug 27 2014]
Radical New Documentary Claims Copernicus and 4... [Published Epoch Times - Aug 26 2014]
Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 25 2014]
Challenge to the 'Polish Spring' [Published ABC Online - Aug 25 2014]
Historic German library restored after fire [Published Brunei Times - Aug 24 2014]
Benedictine College to host 'Wisdom of the Ages... [Published Leavenworth Times - Aug 22 2014]
Polish satellite sent into space [Published Polska Agencja Prasowa SA - Aug 20 2014]
From an astronomical perspective, a supermoon i... [Published Alamo Gordo Daily News - Aug 15 2014]
Bitcoin: Baffling or brilliant? [Published Russia Today - Aug 11 2014]
Beyond Energy, Matter, Time and Space [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 22 2014]
[tt] NS 2975: Embrace the lumpiverse: How mess ... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 01 2014]
Travel tips: marvel at Poland's Masurian Lakes,... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 29 2014]
Letter: Believe them or not, scientific facts c... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jun 17 2014]
Three new antenna stations for International LO... [Published SpaceRef - Jun 11 2014]
Outer Space for a sustainable Earth [Published SpaceRef - Jun 11 2014]
[tt] CHE 60n30: David Waltham: Alone in the Cosmos [Published TranshumanTech - May 01 2014]
Astronomy Cast Ep. 338: Copernicus [Published Universe Today - Mar 19 2014]
History for February 19 [Published MuskegonPundit - Feb 19 2014]
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Sims 4 Review: Free will, empathy and the meani... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Sep 08 2014]
Some physicists believe we are living in a simulation, a two-dimensional hologram  to be precise. Conversely, others don’t bother themselves with empirical facts, and who instead are content with simulating physicists who hold more polite beliefs. Recently, ...
Beyond Energy, Matter, Time and Space [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 22 2014]
George Johnson in The New York Times: Though he probably didn’t intend anything so jarring, Nicolaus Copernicus, in a 16th-century treatise, gave rise to the idea that human beings do not occupy a special place in the heavens. Nearly 500 years after ...
[tt] NS 2975: Embrace the lumpiverse: How mess ... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 01 2014]
NS 2975: Embrace the lumpiverse: How mess kills dark energy http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229750.600-embrace-the-lumpiverse-how-mess-kills-dark-energy.html [Leader: "Better to see the beautiful, ugly truth of the cosmos" added/]* 25 June 2014 ...
[tt] CHE 60n30: David Waltham: Alone in the Cosmos [Published TranshumanTech - May 01 2014]
Either we are alone in the Universe or we are not alone in the Universe.Either way, it's a sobering thought...How can anyone forget Pogo? Wish I had the whole strip, just not thetext of the final panel.CHE 60n30: David Waltham: Alone in the Cosmos http://chronicle.com/article/Alone-in-the-Cosmos/145677/ ...
History for February 19 [Published MuskegonPundit - Feb 19 2014]
History for February 19 - On-This-Day.com Birth anniversary of Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543). Happy Birthday! Lou Christie, Jeff Daniels, Smokey Robinson 1846 - The formal transfer of government between Texas and the United States took ...
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