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SpaceX Dragon Makes Successful Splashdown In The Pacific
2012-10-29 05:53:52

SpaceX Dragon capsule makes a successful splashdown in the Pacific Ocean Sunday afternoon, after wrapping up its resupply mission to the International Space Station.


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.