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Holiday Season Makes The Most Of NASA Aeronautics Gifts

Holiday Season Makes The Most Of NASA Aeronautics Gifts

Provided by Jim Banke, NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate Temperatures are dropping, the leaves are falling, and the countdown is on to the busiest time of year for air travel around the nation. The industry association Airlines...

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Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.