Latest Scott Kelley Stories

2012-06-01 06:18:49

Remember when you were a kid and you thought the opposite sex had cooties? Well, they may not have cooties, but if it was a guy he could very well be out-putting more bacteria.

2007-03-23 06:00:11

By Rezania, Dorna; Ouban, Abderrhman; Marcet, Jorg

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.