"In fiction, the principles are given, to find the facts: in history, the facts are given, to find the principles; and the writer who does not explain the phenomena as well as state them performs only one half of his office."
Thomas Babington Macaulay, "History," Edinburgh Review, 1828
Friday, January 7, 2011
First in Flight
As just a brief follow-up to the recent post on the anniversary of the Wright Brothers' famed first flight, a model of the aircraft in the Charlotte Airport.