Quantcast

Latest Janet Kavandi Stories

NASA Asks: Do You Have The Right Stuff?
2011-11-16 10:42:02

NASA is now accepting applications for the agency’s next class of its Astronaut Candidate Program. There’s only one problem: NASA no longer has a spaceship and is sending fewer astronauts into space at the moment.


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
Related