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2014-01-27 12:21:25

HOUSTON, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA will kick off "Mission X 2014: Train Like an Astronaut International Fitness Challenge" Tuesday, Jan. 28, at Ed White Elementary, 1708 Les Talley Drive in El Lago, Texas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Experts from NASA's Johnson Space Center will hold a training session at the school, a USA team member of this year's physical fitness challenge that involves participants from around the world. The...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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