Quantcast

Latest England Stories

Bernard Lovell Was Not Brainwashed
2013-01-31 13:13:36

A writer for the magazine Physics World says that late British astronomer Sir Bernard Lovell was not "brainwashed" by the Soviets, despite rampant rumors to the contrary.

2013-01-14 23:01:59

Inspired by her Mexican heritage and memories of her grandmother’s calming herbal baths, April Sevilla-Kohnen announced today the launch of her new company, Montes Botanicals Bath & Body.

2013-01-13 17:01:58

d’Oliveira & Associates Issues Press Release With Current Statistics on Taunton Car Crashes (PRWEB) January 13, 2013 Taunton, Massachusetts had

2012-10-05 14:48:54

Climate sceptics are being given a more prominent, and sometimes uncontested, voice in UK and US newspapers in contrast to other countries around the world.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.