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2010-07-29 12:06:13

New data indicate rapid temperature rise in the coldest region of mainland Europe.

2010-04-23 16:33:00

ATIKWA LAKE AU-CU, ON, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Opawica Explorations Inc.


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.