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2011-07-13 23:36:24

Blue Ribbon Panel to Assess U.S. Activities on World's Southernmost Continent Norm Augustine, the former Chair of the National Academy of Engineering, will lead an upcoming strategic review of U.S. science-support operations on the continent of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and National Science Foundation (NSF) announced today. Augustine, who served on the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology during both Democratic...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.