Word of the Day
- In grammar and rhetoric, construction according to the sense, in violation of strict syntax.
This comes from the Greek 'sunesis,' union, understanding.
Quote of the DayScience is feasible when the variables are few and can be enumerated; when their combinations are distinct and clear. We are tending toward the condition of science and aspiring to do it. The artist works out his own formulas; the interest of science lies in the art of making science.
- Paul Valéry (1871–1945)