Space News Archive - October 16, 2003
Special to the Herald ORLANDO, Fla. - The countdown is officially over. Walt Disney World's new Mission: Space finally has lifted off the drawing board, out of the realm of fantasy and into the reality of Epcot's Future- World.
Word of the Day
- A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.