Oddities News Archive - November 06, 2012
Can you think of any reason you would head out into the remote forests of America in search of the legendary Bigfoot? Maybe you can think of 10 million reasons.
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.