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Curiosity Rover Drills For A Second Time On Martian Rock
2013-05-20 14:39:59

A little more than three months ago NASA’s Curiosity rover drilled into the Martian surface for the first time, collecting a sample from a rock called “John Klein.” On Sunday, Curiosity was at it again, this time drilling into the “Cumberland” rock.

2008-09-09 03:00:23

Lawsuits that challenged Randolph College's decisions to go coed and to sell valuable artwork have been resolved, but they apparently are having a lingering effect.

2008-07-29 15:00:49

Ads for teenage products that depict sexual behavior blur the lines between what is acceptable and what is not, a U.S. researcher said.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • 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.