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70 (th birthday speech by Mark Twain)

In 1905, a special celebration at Delmonico’s in New York was given in honor of Mark Twain’s 70th birthday (10+2).  Twain gave a speech explaining some of his rules to successfully live to three scores and ten! “I have achieved my seventy years in the usual way: by sticking strictly to a scheme of life [...]

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74 (calories)

Counting calories!  74 calories equals 1 large egg or 1 medium apple or 1 pink Florida grapefruit or 12 strawberries or 6 breadsticks or 1 cup of blackberries or 2 medium figs.  74 calories also equals 309.616 joules. Both calories and joules are units of energy. “Human beings need energy to survive — to breathe, [...]

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  • Countdown to Powers of Ten Day

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