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Has racism changed drastically in the last century?

  I believe that it has. Racism over the past century has taken a turn for the better. There has been far less acts of public racism over the past century, but it still re (MORE)

Why does ocean temperature not vary drastically?

  Because water has a high specific heat content (~4200 J/kg/K ) which means it takes a lot of changes in heat (i.e. energy flux, whether it's heating from the sun, or los (MORE)

What is the origin of the phrase 'Drastic times call for drastic measures'?

The saying is actually "Desperate times call for desperate measures." The origin of this proverb: This is a variant of the proverb "Desperate diseases must have desperate (MORE)

What drastically changed tourism in the 1900s?

mass production of the automobile and superhighways.    That's certainly one factor, but not the only one. The development  of the railways in the 19C was the first ma (MORE)