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Carl Linnaeus: The Father of Taxonomy

Carl Linnaeus: The Father of Taxonomy

Carl Linnaeus – The Father of Taxonomy “No one has been a greater botanist or zoologist. No one has written more books, more correctly, more methodically, from personal experience. No one has more completely changed a whole science and started a new epoch.” Those were the words used to describe Carl Linnaeus, as written by, …

Elvis Presley: Life and Death of the King

Elvis Presley: Life and Death of the King

He was the undisputed king of rock n’ roll. In the mid-1950s, 20-year old Elvis Presley exploded onto the airwaves. With a rockabilly blend of country music and blues, his curled lip, and his trademark wiggling hips, the southern boy caused a sensation. Coming just as youth culture was taking off, Elvis was everything these …