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Space News Archive - June 15, 2007

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Russian cosmonauts at the international space station struggled for a second day Friday to try to reboot failed computers that control the orbiting outpost's orientation and oxygen production.

Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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