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Nobel Prize Winner Leaves Group Over Global Warming
2011-09-26 04:26:00

A Nobel Prize winning physicist has resigned from the American Physical Society, protesting the organization's official stance on climate change.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.