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2011-10-20 22:05:00

'The Book of Five Rings' by Miyamoto Musashi, one of the best selling business books of all time, is now available for Android download in a comic book style format, exclusively from SmarterComics. (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 'The Book of Five Rings' by Miyamoto Musashi was written in the 17th century as a guide to successful swordplay, strategic planning, spiritualization and self-realization. When Musashi wrote 'The Book of Five Rings', his goal was to pass down the skills and knowledge he...

2005-11-29 17:00:00

NASA -- Life may have had a tough time getting started in the ancient environment that left its mark in the Martian rock layers examined by NASA's Opportunity rover. The most thorough analysis yet of the rover's discoveries reveals the challenges life may have faced in the harsh Martian environment. "This is the most significant set of papers our team has published," said Dr. Steve Squyres of Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y. He is principal investigator for the science instruments on...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'