Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - April 25, 2011
The maker of the Wii gaming system, Nintendo, claims it will be launching a successor to its motion-based game console in the next year as it struggles to woo customers back from rivals Microsoft and Sony.
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.