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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - April 13, 2005

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For some viewers, NBC's miniseries based on the Book of Revelation may seem the latest signpost on the road to Armageddon. But thankfully, this is television, not an omen of the End Times. Revelations doesn't preach or bore. Instead, it makes for great popcorn fare.

Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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