Retrieved 8 October Decades earlier, anatomists had discovered how auditory nerves worked, and they began warning that too much music —like too much coffee or tea—could affect the nerves, causing headaches, fainting spells, and other medical problems. Declaring independence Lafayette In Marquis de Lafayette: These letters, dated andare both from Franklin's time in Paris. Having established his fortune byFranklin turned his attentions to science and political matters. Strongly built, rounded like a swimmer or a wrestler, not angular like a runner, he was five feet nine or ten inches tall, with a large head and square, deft hands.
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Brands, The First American: Franklin had been a postmaster for decades and was a natural choice for the position. As he made money, he concocted a variety of projects for social improvement. In the 18th century Newton's corpuscular theory was held to be true; only after Young's well-known slit experiment in were most scientists persuaded to believe Huygens's theory. Where is Benjamin Franklin buried?