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People Desire To Know

Google's Zeitgeist (spirit of the times) keeps track of the people and subjects that receive the most Internet search queries. Here are the Fastest Rising searches for 2008 (searches that showed the greatest increase compared to 2007):

  1. sarah palin
  2. beijing 2008
  3. facebook login
  4. tuenti
  5. heath ledger
  6. obama
  7. nasza klasa
  8. wer kennt wen
  9. euro 2008
  10. jonas brothers

In addition to revealing the spirit of the times, the popularity of these searches and of search engines like Google tells us something else: People have a desire to know.

Reference: google.com

Fun for Einstein

The Preface to Albert Einsteinís book Relativity: The Special and General Theory concludes with this sentence: "May the book bring some one a few happy hours of suggestive thought!" As if he had penne... [Read More]

Reference: Albert Einstein, Relativity: The Special and General Theory (Methuen & Co Ltd, 1924 revised edition), Preface (written in 1916)