Let’s start a new phrase…

The simplest solution/explanation is usually the correct one. This has a term called Ocham's Razor. I'm nominating a new term. It's "Bird O'Donnell". See, it needs to fit the concept of simplicity. Occam's Razor is so convoluted as to appear to be the exact opposite. Ockham is not a person. It was a place the philosopher William (Franciscan priest …

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The Speed of Light

It was not until man began to explore the universe with telescopes that he began to consider the question of the speed of light. In the early seventeenth century, the famous Italian scientist, Galileo, first attempted to measure the speed of light, unsuccessfully. But, about fifty years later, the Danish astronomer, Ole Römer, in 1676, measured the speed of light by …

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