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Disposable Penis Helps Sea Slug Ensure Clean Mating
2013-02-13 11:02:16

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Disposable razors, disposable diapers, disposable cameras, disposable penises... err; wait a minute, disposable penises? Yes disposable penises. That´s what´s new in the world of science today. It seems a team of researchers from Osaka City University and Tokyo's Nihon University in Japan have discovered the first instance of creatures than can grow their own ℠disposable penises.´ This trait came to light...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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