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Fibonacci: Revolutionizing Math in Europe

Leonardo Fibonacci (1170-1240) may have been the most talented Western mathematician of the Middle Ages. He was born and raised… Read More

Thomas Aquinas: Father of the Renaissance?

During the Medieval Warm Period, St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) reintroduced the ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle into Europe after his ideas… Read More

The Medieval Warm Period: Did It Save Europe From the Dark Ages?

After the cold spell of the Dark Ages and the Justinian plague, evidence suggests the climate in Europe warmed. This… Read More

Understanding the Dark Ages

In the 1300s, the Italian scholar Petrarch came up with the term “dark ages” to describe European society between the… Read More

The Roman Empire’s Collapse

As a republic, Rome was very successful. In 27 B.C., the republic became an empire ruled by emperors. The empire… Read More

History of Republics: The Rise of Rome

The ancient Greek city-states were very successful for several hundred years, but they were eventually conquered by a new power:… Read More

The Lunar Ark: A Living Backup

The earth is a dangerous place to live. From time to time, our planet is hit by meteors, causing catastrophes…. Read More