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From the press release: In this ground-breaking new history of early America, historian Robert Zimmerman not only exposes the lie behind The New York Times 1619 Project that falsely claims slavery is central to the history of the United States, he also provides profound lessons about the nature of human societies, lessons important for Americans today as well as for all future settlers on Mars and elsewhere in space.

 
Conscious Choice: The origins of slavery in America and why it matters today and for our future in outer space, is a riveting page-turning story that documents how slavery slowly became pervasive in the southern British colonies of North America, colonies founded by a people and culture that not only did not allow slavery but in every way were hostile to the practice.  
Conscious Choice does more however. In telling the tragic history of the Virginia colony and the rise of slavery there, Zimmerman lays out the proper path for creating healthy societies in places like the Moon and Mars.

 

“Zimmerman’s ground-breaking history provides every future generation the basic framework for establishing new societies on other worlds. We would be wise to heed what he says.” —Robert Zubrin, founder of founder of the Mars Society.

 

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Something caused the Earth to bombarded with cosmic rays in 775 AD but scientists have no idea what.

Something caused the Earth to bombarded with cosmic rays in 775 AD but scientists have no idea what.

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One comment

  • jwing

    reasoning from this article…this finding (although questionable) just adds another calibration curve to the variability of C14 inputs and therefore to a less reliable carbon dating model. An unexplained variation of Carbon14 input into the earth from an unknow nuetron bombardment event results in the variable historical production rate of C14 from N2 gas. Seriously, this article mentions only one site in Japan and generalizes from it. Is this good science or par for the course today in the scientific academy?

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