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2010-12-06 14:12:49

Wellcome Trust scientists have shown for the first time that exactly how we see our environment depends on the size of the visual part of our brain.


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.