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Researchers Use Twitter Posts To Track Flu Rates
2013-02-08 14:33:04

If you tweet when you feel under the weather, your 140-character Twitter post may just become an indicator for a flu outbreak in your area.

2012-03-06 23:01:00

A man—or person—is known by the company he keeps.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.