Word of the Day
- A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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.