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Mount Pinatubo Philippines

Mount Pinatubo, Philippines

This image from the Sentinel-1A radar satellite on 6 June shows part of the Philippine island of Luzon with Mount Pinatubo. This active volcano experienced a major eruption on 15 June 1991 that injected more particulate...
Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.
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The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.

- Havelock Ellis (1859 - 1939), British psychologist.
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