Science News Archive - December 01, 2003
By PATRICK CONDON DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Doctors have used small cameras on snaking tubes for years to check patients' intestinal troubles.
Word of the Day
- A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'