Space News Archive - December 21, 2008
Yesterday evening, an Ariane 5 ECA launcher lifted off from Europeâ€™s Spaceport at Kourou, in French Guiana, on its mission to place two multi-role telecommunications satellites into geostationary transfer orbits.
Word of the Day
- Remarkable; prodigious.
- Audacious; gutsy.
- Completely; extremely.
- Audaciously; boldly.
- Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'