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Education News Archive - December 30, 2008

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The air around 435 US schools is saturated with carcinogens more than 50 times higher than state standards allow, a newspaper investigation found.

Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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