Sex Education in American Public Schools
The names of so many stars begin with “al” because the Arabic word for “the” was unnecessarily retained as part of their proper names. “Alchemy” has an “al” for the same reason. The same word, when passed to Greek directly from Egyptian rather than via Arabic, became…
what is the air like at the top of mt everest
You know when you get to the end of your milkshake and you try to suck the last bit out? It’s like that except you’re the milkshake.