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Oxford University Highlights 2012 "Words Of The Year"
2012-11-13 13:13:39

Every year the Oxford University Press attempts to take a snapshot in time of English-speaking culture by selecting the “words of the year.”

Metamaterial Aims To Redefine Printed Circuit Boards
2012-10-20 08:05:13

It's probably a safe bet that you have never been in a big electronics retailer like Best Buy or Comp USA and seen a sign boasting the percentage of recycled electronic components that a laptop or smart TV uses.

New Yet Research Project To Look For DNA
2012-05-23 05:27:14

Wolfson College is taking a giant leap forward by attempting to discover the legendary Yeti through analyzing samples of teeth and hair.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.