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2011-09-12 14:27:47

The second Human Rights and Science symposium of the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina was held in Strasbourg.

Word of the Day
  • 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.