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2012-08-08 21:42:46

It may seem like poppycock, but the methods utilized in the popular movie Armageddon wouldn't work, according to science.

British Television Station Crashes Meteor In London Taxi
2012-07-05 05:18:33

Londoners may have been shocked to walk past a car with a meteor sunk into it last week, but the hoax was actually a part of an advertisement for Eden TV in Britain.

Meteor Event Causes Sunday Morning Hubbub In Nevada, California
2012-04-23 06:57:11

Residents in parts of Nevada and California were treated to a rare daytime celestial event that awoke some on Sunday morning with a loud explosion.

2012-04-21 23:01:23

Cheap-Neckties.com, a well-known online retailer of ties and men’s accessories, today published a retrospective highlighting men’s fashion aboard the RMS Titanic.

2012-04-04 21:04:29

World-leading ship science expert, Professor Ajit Shenoi, says that a seafaring tragedy on the scale of the Titanic disaster is unlikely to happen again.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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