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  • Adam shared from Halo: Mortal Dictata by Karen Traviss
    That was the trouble with opportunities. If they were exceptional, then they had to be seized first and thought through later.
    Note: The trouble with opportunities. #goodreads
  • Adam shared from Halo: Mortal Dictata by Karen Traviss
    1A/3a: A human being shall be defined as a person recognized and accepted by a reasonable layperson as being human on the basis of form, behavior, or external appearance, and no authority shall be permitted to use any element of a genetic profile to exclude a person from that definition. 1A/3b: A human being shall not be restricted, selected, or subjected to discrimination on the basis of their genome or genetic profile, whether altered or unaltered. 1A/3c: A human being shall not be brought into existence with the intent of providing biological material or research data for the use, treatment,...
    Note: will we need a genetic rights act in our life time?
  • Adam shared from Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
    Throughout the Americas, diseases introduced with Europeans spread from tribe to tribe far in advance of the Europeans themselves, killing an estimated 95 percent of the pre-Columbian Native American population.
    Note: Wow - diseases introduced by Europeans killed off 95% of the Native Americans in the New World.
  • Adam shared from Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
    Hence this chapter will offer a whirlwind tour of human history on all the continents, for millions of years, from our origins as a species until 13,000 years ago. All that will now be summarized in less than 20 pages.
    Note: A history humans on all continents from our origin to 13,000 years ago in 20 pages.
  • Adam shared from HALO: The Thursday War by Karen Traviss
    Parangosky could tell everything about a warship from those first few unplanned, unguarded moments when she deviated from the inspection plan and wandered off on her own.
    Note: #ThursdayWar #1stParagraph #Chapter2 #KarenTraviss #Books
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