Islam never was a ages religion Muslims laid the basis for the scientific method, algebra, spherical trigonometry, spherical geometry, and countless other advancements. The Quran itself contains information about the big bang, expansion of the universe, and the big crunch over a thousand years before Belgian priest Monsignor Georges Henri Joseph Edouard Lemaitre even theorized them. The Quran also contains amazing facts about embryology, currents, estuaries, the layers of the atmosphere and the earth, the moon orbit around the earth, the sun orbit around the center of the milky way, the shape of the earth, fingerprints, tectonic plates, and the barrier between salt and fresh water.
Despite its name, Pizzeria Monzu (the name refers to an old Sicilian term of respect) isn confined to pie. Inventive antipasti included olive ascolane ($8), green olives stuffed with sausage, breaded and fried. Stuffed squash blossoms ($12) are sometimes found in local restaurants but not as good as these, the creamy filling of ricotta, Parmesan and a hint of mint in a light, crunchy cloak.
We all grown up listening to stories of Lord Krishna. He a butter thief, a mischief maker, an exuberant imp with the literal ability to move mountains. He also very romantic and plays the flute with divine grace. The close to nine million people who watch Holt each night will join him, in effect, as virtual participants in an “MLK50” commemoration that is expected to attract thousands of visitors to the museum constructed around Downtown Memphis’ Lorraine Motel, where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Was slain by a sniper’s bullet on April 4, 1968..
You’re doing your best raising your stupid little baby and, so far, you think you’re doing a pretty decent job. Then one night, you put your baby in their crib as usual but instead of nodding off they sit up and start beating their head against their crib over and over again. Hard.
But Muir’s tree may pose the biggest challenge. Planting giant sequoias in Martinez “so far from their natural habitat creates an outrageous problem to deal with.” Undaunted, Milarch dotes on the tiny cuttings, calling them “living witnesses to John Muir’s life a man who preserved millions and millions of acres from development, so future generations could enjoy nature.” “The tree was something he loved and lived with,” he said. “How can you thank a man enough?”.
February 3 The Day the Music Died. Unfortunately, this is the anniversary of the 1959 airplane crash death of the Big Bopper, Richie Valens, and Buddy Holly. We can enjoy their music today, though. T., Parkinson, M. B., Reed, M. P. Washing your meal down with ayran, a tart yogurt drink, is a sure way to pass for a local. A waiter appears as soon as you settle in your seat, carrying a tray of meze, small plates meant to be sampled with raki, Turkey’s signature anise liquor. Order platters of smoky eggplant salad and buttery lakerda (cured bonito) then choose grilled levrek (sea bass), moist and perfectly cooked.