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LeVar Burton Launches Kickstarter to Bring Reading Rainbow

LeVar Burton Launches Kickstarter to Bring Reading Rainbow Back for Every Child, Everywhere

Renowned actor, producer and lifelong education advocate LeVar Burton is asking the public to join Reading Rainbow's Kickstarter campaign to bring unlimited books and video field trips to all...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.
Quote of the Day
The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is—a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter.

- Herbert Spenser (1820 - 1903), English philosopher.
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