Columbus did not set sail to prove that the earth was round. That is a myth, a historical fallacy that is erroneously taught time and time again. Most of Columbus’ contemporary intellectuals believed that the earth was round. They based their reasoning in ancient Greek philosophers, including Pythagoras and Aristotle, who also believed in a spherical planet.
Scott Bisson is an amazing glass artist based in Philomath, Oregon. The artist’s handmade, glass blown animal sculptures are amazing works of art and can be found in numerous galleries and homes around the world. On his website’s about page, Bisson provides a glimpse into his journey in glass:
Ebola is a nasty virus, but contracting it isn’t always a death sentence.
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