Oddities News Archive - August 24, 2012
Vertaline, a Ukrainian based company, has been data mining Twitter to create a "heatmap" of the United States.
Word of the Day
- One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
- A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.