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January 2014 To Host Two Supermoons
2013-12-30 06:34:56

Astronomy enthusiasts will be able to ring in the new year with a January 1 supermoon, one of two that will occur during the first month of 2014, and the first of five that will take place before the end of the calendar year.

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2008-10-24 11:45:00

In a new study, University of Missouri researchers have identified pollen proteins that may contribute to the signaling processes that determine if a plant accepts or rejects individual pollen grains for reproduction.


Word of the Day
dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'
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