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2009-02-26 10:51:00

Irish eyes will be smiling when the 34th Annual Forever Green settles on Navy Pier in support of Chicago charities CHICAGO, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080205/NYTU025) When: March 6, from 5 to 10 p.m. Where: Navy Pier's Grand Ballroom, 600 E. Grand Ave. Who: Anyone 21 and older, and you don't have to be Irish What: Some local musical acts will liven up the Irish faithful a little early this year at Chicago's largest St. Patrick's Day bash and...


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.