13th-century Astronomer Quotes
A certain King of Castile, a great mathematician, (but not much troubled with religion) said, that, "had God consulted him when he made the world, he would have told him how to have framed it better."
Alfonso X of Castile
Quote of the day
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon