Marked by facilely accurate discernment, judgment, or assessment. Duncan Mac Dougall weighed six patients while they were in the process of dying from tuberculosis in an old age home.
He took his results (a varying amount of perceived mass loss in most of the six cases) to support his hypothesis that the soul had mass, and when the soul departed the body, so did this mass.
December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar.
There are three days remaining until the end of the year.
the pilgrimage to Mecca (hajj) at least once in a lifetime.In a don't-push-the-red-button Cold War-esque maneuver, Hillary Clinton released this ad during the 2008 primary season, asking voters who they would want to lead the country during a world crisis. Religion: the Number Seven in the 7 days of Creation is typological and the Number Seven appears commonly elsewhere in the Bible; 7 deadly sins; 7 virtues.Sleeping children, a ringing telephone, the undertone of grave importance heard in the speaker's voice, it's all there and frankly, kind of creepy. "All the world's a stage" is the phrase that begins a monologue from William Shakespeare's As You Like It, spoken by the melancholy Jaques in Act II Scene VII.Spain's equivalent of April Fools' day is December 28.Thirty pieces of silver was the price for which Judas Iscariot betrayed Jesus, according to an account in the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament.He has reached a stage where he has gained prosperity and social status. The Eight-Thousanders are the fourteen independent mountains on Earth that are more than 8,000 metres (26,247 ft) high above sea level.