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2005-12-21 08:17:46

DICKINSON, N.D. -- Two Dickinson State University students are attempting to create a fast-growing and prolific pepper species. Three times a week, Dena Ehli and Jennifer Robinette manage the university's new greenhouse, as investigators in a botany experiment called the "pepper project." "What we're trying to do, actually, is produce a plant that will produce a lot of peppers in a short-growing season," Ehli said. Robinette has the same goals but focuses more on the short-term goals....


Word of the Day
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.