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2014-09-14 23:02:14

Reed Timmer (of Discovery Channel fame for Storm Chasers and When Nature Strikes) will deliver the first of four Maricopa Community Colleges Honors Forum lectures next Wednesday, September 17.

2014-04-01 08:23:39

Wearing a high-tech impact resistant suit to ensure survival, innovator Steve Green unveils plans to become the first man to intentionally walk into a tornado CANTON, Ohio, April 1,

2006-09-01 16:44:43

By Noel Randewich LOS CABOS, Mexico (Reuters) - While Mexican residents and foreign tourists rushed to take shelter from Hurricane John roaring toward this beach resort on Friday, two American extreme weather enthusiasts were loving it.


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.