Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - April 05, 2006
"Slither" threw a scare into the box office this weekend, but it was not exactly the shock that its creators were hoping to achieve.
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.