A newly discovered cache of industry documents reveals that the sugar industry worked closely with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the 1960s and '70s to develop a federal research...
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Word of the Day
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]
Quote of the DayScience is a cemetery of dead ideas.
- Miguel de Unamuno (1864 - 1936)