Dark Energy & Dark Matter via Chandra X-ray Observatory (Illustration: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss)“The two largest pieces of the Universe that we know the least about, yet nothing less than the ultimate fate of the Universe will be determined by them.”
summer in françe
Tippi Benjamine Okanti Degré, daughter of French wildlife photographers Alain Degré and Sylvie Robert, was born in Namibia. During her childhood she befriended many wild animals, including a 28-year old elephant called Abu and a leopard nicknamed J&B. She was embraced by the Bushmen and the Himba tribespeople of the Kalahari, who taught her how to survive on roots and berries, as well as how to speak their language.
Muhammad Ali on the Vietnam War Draft
The fact that this is STILL relevant should be very telling.
“If I’m gonna die, I’ll die right here fighting you … You my enemy, not the Viet Cong or Chinese or Japanese … You my opposer when I want freedom, you my opposer when I want justice, you my opposer when I want equality … You want me to go somewhere and fight, but you won’t even stand up for me here at home.”