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May 11 in freethought history…

May 11, 1918 - Theoretical physicist Richard Feynman is born in New York City. He shared a Nobel Prize in 1966 for his work in the development of quantum electrodynamics. Although raised Jewish, he resisted such ethnic identifications, believing that it … Continue reading

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March 11 in freethought history…

March 11, 1952 – English humorist Douglas Adams, best known for The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (which was both a radio and novel series), is born in Cambridge, England. He described himself as a “radical atheist” so as to leave … Continue reading

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