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Guys can you tell me your favorite physics branches (even theories) i want to start reading one
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Author: ZapperZ Originally posted on Jul5-13 My feelings on people who think that imagination is more important...
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Lauren Bacall has passed away at age 89. “You Know How to Whistle, Don’t You Steve?”: Remembering Lauren Bacall’s...
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Please select in the poll what you could use most in your life. If you want, you can tell us why :tongue:
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