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The Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft is lifted into position on the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Saturday, April 2, 2011. The Soyuz, which has been dubbed “Gagarin”, is launching one week shy of the 50th...
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flittermouse
  • 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.
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Man has to awaken to wonder—and so perhaps do peoples. Science is a way of sending him to sleep again.

- Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889 - 1951), Austrian philosopher.
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