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Thursday, January 05, 2012

Thought for the day

“…although Spain is hardly an intellectual superpower, it translates more books in a single year than the entire Arab world has in the past thousand years.”

 

http://www.thenewatlantis.com/publications/why-the-arabic-world-turned-away-from-science

I don’t know. A thousand years? Still let’s suppose it’s even just one year – that’s still incredible.