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Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin’s book The Origin of Species was a scientific bombshell in its day and remains a much-discussed work 150 years later. Charles Darwin was the official naturalist aboard the …..

Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel’s fictional account of King Henry VIII‘s minister Thomas Cromwell earned her the Man Booker Prize twice — for 2009’s Wolf Hall and 2012’s Bring Up the Bodies, the …..

Vincent Price

Vincent Price

Vincent Price was a stage and screen actor known mostly as a suave, gentlemanly escort through the world of Hollywood horror, from the 1940s up through 1990’s Edward Scissorshands. Price …..

Ron Paul

Ron Paul

Ron Paul was a U.S. Congressman from the 14th district of Texas from 1997 to 2013. Paul was a staunch advocate of limited government; his official biography described his platform …..

Sacagawea

Sacagawea

Sacagawea was a Shoshone Indian who traveled with the Lewis and Clark expedition from 1804-1806. Sacagawea was the slave wife of the expedition’s French-Canadian guide, Touissaint Charbonneau; the only woman in …..

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