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Robert Somerville Chipman (1874-1906)

I added a new page on Robert Somerville Chipman. He was an accountant who lived at 1155 Denman Street in 1906 and 1907. His widow, Isabel, lived at… 28 more words


Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015)

Loenard Nimoy was an American actor, film director, poet, singer, songwriter, and photographer. He was well-known for his portrayal of the fiction character Mr. Spock… 82 more words


2015 Team at EPFL

Meet the 2015 EPFL Team

Dounia Droubi is a french student in her third year at EPFL in life Sciences. She chose this project as her Bachelor Project because the multidisciplinary part allows to work on different domains, like biology, electronics, etc, which can be an advantage in her future studies. 381 more words


Biographies and Personal Testimonies

If I admire someone for their strong ethical principles in public life or have enjoyed reading an author’s works, reading their biography often adds to the depth of appreciation I have for that person.  380 more words

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Daily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason Currey

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It’s rare to find books that make you reflect on your own habits and traditions, until you take a closer look at the way other people deal with creative endeavours. 254 more words


St. Rose of Lima by Florence Mary Capes- Free Catholic Audiobook

Saint Rose of Lima, T.O.S.D. (April 20, 1586 – August 24, 1617), was a Spanish colonist in Lima, Peru, who became known for both her life of severe asceticism and her care of the needy of the city through her own private efforts. 69 more words