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The , sometimes called the , is a way to messages, letter by letter, in a very simple way and transmit it using a series of tap sounds, hence its name. It has been commonly used by prisoners to communicate with each other. The method of communicatin...
Weierstrass functions are famous for being continuous everywhere, but differentiable "nowhere". Here is an example of one:
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is a 1998 book by . Robert Greene takes elements of some of the world's most influential political thinkers to come up with the 48 Laws of Power, from to , he captures their most important points of power.
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Colors often have different meanings in various cultures. In Western societies, the meanings of various colors have changed over the years. Today in the U.S., researchers have generally found the following to be accurate.
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He thinks he is talking about a book, but he is really talking about a shadow. But he uses the word book. What does that refer to?
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A close-up look at who holds America's debt.
The top ten categories of exports from USA to other countries in dollar value were:1. Civilian aircraft … $74 billion, up 1.3% from 2007 (5.7% of.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke defended the central bank's newly established price goal and rejected suggestions he was prepared to allow higher inflation to create jobs.
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