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2008-08-15 03:00:22

A Drama group's time-travelling exploits can begin this weekend - after members got their hands on a vital prop. Pontlliw Players launched an appeal in the Post last week for a Doctor Who-style sonic screwdriver. Their latest show - A Musical Journey - sees sci-fi writer H G Wells taking a journey through the decades to look at musicals over the years. Bob Edwards, who takes the lead role, said: "We had built the sets and designed costumes, but we couldn't seem to find a sonic...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.