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History: Great Myths Die Hard

How are science fables born, how do they spread, and how do they die? Nature has an interesting article entitled “History: Great myths die hard“. It talks about how these great myths of famous scientists evolved, why they did, and … Continue reading

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Debunking Grammar Myths

Grammar is tricky business, as one can rarely boldly go before one stutters into some archaic grammar rule. Luckily, Patricia O’Conner is on hand to set straight five basic myths of grammar (Mental Floss). These five myths are: Don’t split … Continue reading

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