Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - December 17, 2009
They may not admit it, but female players of a large online game are more hardcore than men or teenagers, according to a sociologist of virtual worlds.
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."]