Space News Archive - June 30, 2007
A NASA satellite has captured the first occurrence this summer of mysterious shiny polar clouds that form 50 miles above Earthâ€™s surface.
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.'