What is Google? Where did this word come from? Let’s find it out. Google is named after the ‘googol’ which means ‘one with 100 “0”s’. Such a name reveals the main aim of the Google inventors to gather and work out as much information as possible and provide all users with the most comfortable and adequate search.
It is impossible to talk about Google and never mention the story of its creation. It is known, that in 1938 American mathematician Edward Kasner (1878–1955) was having a walk in the park with his little nephews and was discussing big numbers. While they were talking, they mentioned the number with one hundred “0”. One of the nephews suggested an idea to name it “googol”. In 1940 Edward Kasner together with James Newman wrote popular scientific book “New Names in Mathematics”, in which he told all math fans about the “googol”.
Wuthering Heights is a mysterious and unique novel. It was written by Emily Bronte under the pseudonym of Ellis Bell. The story takes place in the Yorkshire manor, that’s why the book`s title derives from that area. Wuthering Heights is unusual story about vibrant, passionate and tragic love of Catherine and Heathcliff. This story has a great number of different critical responses. Still, all critics agree that this novel has special amazing features, as it attracts more and more readers from all over the world. It helps readers pledge into the world of magic dreams and fantasy. First critical essays on Wuthering Heights appeared back in 1980′es. They are still actual nowadays, as the story can be applied to any time and conditions. Some critics consider relations between main characters as deep love, but others think it to be wild passion. The words of heroine Catherine Earnshaw considering the fact that love doesn’t always bind the hearts of two people, but can be a devastating feeling, express the main idea of the author.
There is a limited number of historical characters that receive attention in each and every educational program. We start to learn about famous people in the world history since early childhood from our parents and at school. Julius Ceasar, Roman general and a major participant of the transformation of Roman Republic in Roman Empire, is one of those people. The history of Rome during Julius Ceasar is impressive, as this period became one of the major historical eras in transformation of the Roman society. The story of Julius Ceasar is a legend about an individual that can make difference and create the history!
Every line written by Shakespeare is individual and possesses enormous strength in its meaning and style, gives birth to numerous emotions and creates room for imagination. It is difficult to find a person in even the most hidden part of the world, who hasn’t heard about Shakespeare and Hamlet Tragedy. Today, I would like to briefly talk about this masterpiece and share some of the major emotional and personal findings about it.
For those who love history, irrespectively of their cultural background and interests, USA is the country worth learning about. Walking through the centuries and various paths of economical, political and cultural background, one will keep opening new and unexpected facts and gain valuable lessons the history of the United States of America can give to future generations. Starting with the foundation of the states back in 1776-1789, when the country went through tremendous Cultural Revolution, re-evaluation of the values and up to the modern days and the role the country plays on international economical and political arena, can show how everything may drastically change within a couple of centuries. Not many countries succeed to do it in such a short time.