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Scientists Offer New Insights Into Early Universe
2012-11-29 15:54:22

Penn State University scientists using techniques from modern physics have developed a new understanding of the earliest eras in the history of the universe.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.