Daily Archives: 04/03/2012

Quote of the day: John Gray on Blaise Pascal and historically illiterate New Atheists

‘One of the creators of modern probability theory, the seventeenth-century thinker [Blaise Pascal] invented an early calculating machine, the Pascaline, along with a version of the syringe and a hydraulic press.  He made major contributions to geometry and helped shape the … Continue reading

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