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Researchers Discover Why Rudolph's Nose Is Red
2012-12-18 09:14:25

Rudolph the red nose reindeer has been heralded as a Christmas classic for decades, but why is his nose so red?

2011-01-25 12:53:45

Hemolysis is not uncommon during cardiovascular surgery, resulting in elevated circulating levels of cell-free oxyhemoglobin (FHb).


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.