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2009-07-03 18:06:44

A travel Web site has picked the Pasadena, Calif., Doo Dah Parade as the top quirky parade in the United States. VirtualTourist.com chose the Pasadena parade, which is famed for its barbecue and hibachi marching grill teams, for the No. 1 slot on its list of the Top Five Quirky U.S. Parades. The list also included the Fourth of July Midnight Parade of Gatlinburg, Tenn.; the Fremont Solstice Parade of Seattle; the Mule Day Parade of Columbia, Tenn.; and The Mermaid Parade of New York. Whether...


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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.