Quote of the day
Science makes no pretension to eternal truth or absolute truth; some of its rivals do. That science is in some respects inhuman may be the secret of its success in alleviating human misery and mitigating human stupidity.
Born: November 19, 1845
Died: August 20, 1939 (aged 93)
Bio: Agnes Giberne was a prolific British author who wrote fiction with moral or religious themes for children and also books on astronomy for young people.
- Sun, moon, and stars (1880)
- Father Aldur (1887)
- This wonderful universe