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2009-06-01 06:45:00

-- Apollo luminaries, astronauts reflect on lessons for future -- Buzz Aldrin, Chris Kraft, Ted Sorensen, John Holdren part of three-day MIT celebration The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which played a pivotal role in the 1969 voyage to the moon, will host a major symposium June 11 to mark the 40th anniversary of the moon landing. The "Giant Leaps" symposium will bring together many of the leaders of the Apollo mission, who will reflect on the overwhelming challenges they faced, how...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.