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Perhaps too there is also a touch of the magical in the scientific outlook as well –
certainly the world of modern sub - nuclear physics is a very strange place , as
strange as any enchanted forest in a fairy tale . The story of man ' s scientific ...
Other monsters seemed equally strange to many in the past . But it may be that
what seems strange and puzzling to us now may be revealed by patient research
to have less mythical origins than is often thought . As Jorge Luis Borges , a ...
Behind these strange designs there may have lain some vague early theory
about the origin of life and its evolution and change . Or so Frédéric Houssay
believed . The geese may , however , have evolved simply enough from an
earlier floral ...
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I like a bestiary, and this is a nice one. It covers the more familiar mythical beasts, such as the unicorn, manticore, basilisk and co., but also the somewhat less well known, such as the barometz ... Read full review
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