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2010-09-16 17:39:00

VILNIUS, Lithuania, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Illegal Living: 80 Wooster Street and the Evolution of SoHo is a new book about the first successful artists' cooperative located in the area of New York City now known as SoHo. Reborn after seven decades of life as a manufacturing building, it assumed a vibrant new identity when it became the headquarters for George Maciunas, Lithuanian-American founder of the FLUXUS avant-garde art movement. Maciunas bought the building in 1967 and...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.