Albert Einstein. In its January 3, 2000 edition, the news weekly
described Einstein as "the genius among geniuses who discovered,
merely by thinking about it, that the universe was not as it
2. Because of their
unique ability to run on water when fleeing predators. Their
weblike hind feet made this possible.
3. Just 17 days.
Benoit (noww known as Joan Benoit Samuelson) was the top qualifier
in her event and went on to win gold at the Summer Olympics
in Los Angeles.
5. Grammium, which
is a custom zinc and aluminum alloy developed specifically for
the Grammies. After the miniature gramophones are cast in grammium,
they are plated in 24-karat gold.