Yes, even philosophers have a special day, and this is it! Today, we celebrate the asking of big questions, the curiosity behind them, and the patient and creative stream of thought with which we work through them. AroundLearn more!
Full Name: Juana Ines de Asbaje y Ramirez de Santillana Born: 1651 Died: 1695 Hometown: San Miguel de Nepantla, New Spain Fave Subjects: Art and Beauty, Minds and Bodies, Freedom, Equality, Education Career Highlights: able to read, writeLearn more!
There is no better stocking stuffer or Hanukkah treat than a fun read! Little minds get a bit of a workout, and bigger minds get a little peace of mind (and peace and quiet). Over the next month or so,Learn more!
Full Name: Augustine Aurelius Born: 354 AD Died: 430 AD Hometown: Thagaste, Numidia Fave Subjects: Reality, Minds and Bodies, Right and Wrong, Freedom, Knowledge Career Highlights: named Bishop of Milan, and later, Hippo patron saint of brewers, printers,Learn more!
Full Name: Karl Heinrich Marx Born: 1818 Died: 1883 Hometown: Trier, Germany Fave Subjects: Power, Right and Wrong, History, Money, Work Career Highlights: wrote more than 20 books of philosophy as well as novels, but was also a newspaper journalistLearn more!
Full Name: Wu Zhao Born: 624 AD Died: 705 AD Hometown: Lizhou, China Fave Subjects: Power, Change, Reality Career Highlights: the only woman ever to rule China as Empress Regent started her own dynasty travelled widely and readLearn more!
Full Name: Jorge Augustin Nicolas Ruiz de Santayana y Borras Born: 1863 Died: 1952 Hometown: Madrid, Spain Fave Subjects: Art and Beauty, How To Be Good, Truth and Knowledge, Human Minds Career Highlights: Wrote more than 20 books,Learn more!
Full Name: Hannah Arendt Born: 1906 Died: 1975 Hometown: Hanover, Germany Fave Subjects: Power, Right and Wrong, Freedom, War and Peace Career Highlights: wrote more than 20 books was the first female student and the first female professorLearn more!
I love the smell of new books and apps in the morning! We’ve been busy little bees this fall, and we’re proud to announce not just one, but two new releases! On the book side, we’ve got “Hey,Learn more!
Download some awesome automated amusement for your Android…and for your kids! According To Phil is great for robot enthusiasts aged 7-10. It’s also fantastic for sharing with anyone who has always wanted to know more, including younger siblingsLearn more!