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Essays

Selections from Hitler’s Table Talk I THINK THE MAN who contemplates the universe with his eyes wide open is the man with the greatest amount of natural piety: not in the religious sense, but in the sense of an intimate harmony with things. At the end of the last century the progress of science…
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Life could have emerged on Earth about 300 million years earlier than previously thought, according to new research. LIVING ORGANISMS could have existed on our planet 4.1 billion years ago: 300 million years earlier than was previously thought, according to scientists. It was a spate of ancient…
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Classic EssaysKevin Alfred Strom

by Kevin Alfred Strom (pictured) TODAY I WILL step back from the minutiae of social and political issues, and attempt to answer what are really the ultimate questions. Why should we or anyone else make sacrifices for our nation or our race? Why is it important for our race to survive? What is our basis for…
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Essays

by Peter Goodchild IN ORDER to be fully human, I occasionally need to put my hands on the green things that grow on the surface of this planet, because those leaves and I are one. My personal loss is proportional to my ability to destroy that unity. “All flesh is grass.” This is the essential…
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by Loren Eiseley (pictured) IF THERE is magic on this planet, it is contained in water. Its least stir even, as now in a rain pond on a flat roof opposite my office, is enough to bring me searching to the window. A wind ripple may be translating itself into life. I have a constant feeling that some time I may…
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