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2009-09-24 22:31:47

Protesters angered by developer Donald Trump's planned golf resort in Scotland decorated statues Thursday with golf clubs and anti-Trump slogans. The Greyfriars Bobby statue in Edinburgh, a tribute to the faithful Skye terrier that spent years at its master's grave, sported a wig dressed in Trump's signature style, The Scotsman reported. James Clerk Maxwell, the great physicist, Scottish philosopher David Hume and poet Robert Fergusson wore Donald Trump masks. In Aberdeen, statues of Robert...


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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.