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Mosquitoes Become Less Repelled By DEET After First Exposure
2013-02-21 15:11:59

The insect repellant DEET has been widely used to keep mosquitoes away and has been invaluable in countries affected by outbreaks of disease such as malaria and dengue fever, both transmitted by the annoying pest.

2008-09-24 06:00:29

By BAY AREA NEWS GROUP high school GIRLS VOLLEYBALL MISSION SAN JOSE d. KENNEDY At Kennedy HS Scores: 25-17, 25-13, 25-10. Highlights: MSJ -- Diana Yan 10 assists, 4 aces, 3 digs; Elisa Ting.7 kills, 2 aces, 2 digs; Keila Mah 11 kills, 2 digs, ace; Allison Day 3 kills, 3 aces, 5 digs, block.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.