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2008-09-21 09:00:28

Shoppers at Greenbrier and Chesapeake Square Mall - among others throughout Hampton Roads - will get little messages of peace and unity by Girl Scouts this weekend. The scouts will be at local malls from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday to pass out their Pinwheels for Peace. The program began in 2005 as a way to spread messages of peace. This is the first year the Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast is joining the movement. Participants may take the pinwheels home as a reminder or...


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.