Education News Archive - October 11, 2010
University of Illinois chemistry professor Alexander Scheeline wants to see high school students using their cell phones in class -- not for texting or surfing the Web, but as an analytical chemistry instrument.
Word of the Day
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'