Born May 1, in Gloucester, Massachusetts to a wealthy family, Judith Sargent Murray did not have much opportunity as a woman living in puritanical America.
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Vardeman, Thomas Saberhagen, Pati Nagle. There is a place with four suns in the sky -- red, white, blue, and yellow; two of them are so close together that they touch, and star-stuff flows between them. I know of a world with a million moons. I know of a sun the size of the Earth -- and made of diamond The universe is vast and awesome, and for the first time we are becoming part of it.
Then I went to graduate school at Cornell University, and not long afterwards, he became a professor there.
His name was Carl Sagan. Over the years, as he became my teacher, friend and colleague, I watched as his charisma and gift of poetic language blossomed into a TV personality, bestselling writer, Pulitzer prizewinner, novelist, and the world's leading evangelist of science.
And all the while, he continued to do world-class research. I would like to share some of my personal reminiscences of him. Carl was a great professor. His ability to express the most arcane concepts in intuitive terms made it easy to grasp difficult theories of astrophysics.
I can still see him drawing on the blackboard, reducing complex phenomena to comprehensible images. This same skill shone through his books and TV shows. He loved editing it, even loved assembling the tables of contents.
His publisher sometimes got annoyed at the huge phone bills he rang up, because he preferred to speak directly with scientists around the world, rather than rely on mail. But it became a leading periodical in its field.
With his wide-ranging mind, he was one of the few scientists able to do research in both biology and astrophysics.
In his lab, he re-created the conditions that led to life on primitive earth, and furthered our understanding of the chances of life evolving on other worlds.
When NASA designed the Pioneer 10 and 11 spacecraft to be the first ever to fly to Jupiter and Saturn, they discovered that they had incidentally created the first interstellar spaceships.
The energy needed to get to Jupiter was so great that the Pioneers would be moving too fast for the sun to pull them back. They would drift on through the Milky Way for billions of years.Germaine Greer (/ ɡ r ɪər /; born 29 January ) is an Australian writer and public intellectual, regarded as one of the major voices of the second-wave feminist movement in the latter half of the 20th century.
She has held academic positions at the University of Warwick, University of Tulsa and Newnham College, Cambridge, specializing in English and women's literature, and divides her.
Piercy's poetry tends to be highly personal free verse and often addresses the same concern with feminist and social issues.
Her work shows commitment to the dream of social change (what she might call, in Judaic terms, tikkun olam, or the repair of the world), rooted in story, the wheel of the Jewish year, and a range of landscapes and . Browse through Margaret Atwood's poems and quotes.
30 poems of Margaret Atwood. Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams, Annabel Lee. a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist. She is among the. the feminist concerns that underlie in the three poems of Wright namely ﬁNaked Girl and creative and psychological stimuli to such writings.
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10 Australian Poets You Should Know. Jessica Poulter. Updated: 14 October Judith Wright, – His writings revolved around civilisation and the idea of age, loss and the value of art. He blended Australian and English cultures together to construct a unique theme of poetry.