Word of the Day
- A bat; a reremouse; a flindermouse.
This word is in imitation of the German 'fledermaus.' 'Die Fledermaus' ('The Bat') is an operatta composed by Johann Strauss II.
Quote of the DayThere is no greater impediment to progress in the sciences than the desire to see it take place too quickly.
- G. C. Lichtenberg (1742 - 1799), German physicist, philosopher.