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2014-02-25 23:30:23

Sick of Tangled Earbuds? Zipbuds® Has You Covered with Launch of 4th Gen. Never Tangle Zipper Earbuds. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Zipbuds is proud to announce the 4th generation of their award winning, patented, never tangle zipper earbuds. Their advertising campaign aptly describes the problem... Sick of Tangled Earbuds? We've Got You Covered. Whether it is for themselves or their anxious 6 year old, anyone familiar with the painstaking process of untangling...

2010-03-24 08:10:59

A study of the brains of people who stayed mentally sharp into their 80s and beyond challenges the notion that brain changes linked to mental decline and Alzheimer's disease are a normal, inevitable part of aging. In a presentation yesterday at the 239th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS), Changiz Geula, Ph.D. and colleagues described their discovery of elderly people with super-sharp memory "” so-called "super-aged" individuals "” who somehow escaped...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'