Business News Archive - April 26, 2008
By JACK GILLUM; DAVID WICHNER Call to Tucson began race to re-engineer missile for space hit In the early hours of Jan. 4, engineers at Raytheon Missile Systems got a call from a U.S.
Word of the Day
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.