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2012-08-13 12:54:18

We’re often told to ‘count our blessings’ and be grateful for what we have.

2012-08-12 23:01:13

Avid 1960's poster collector Andrew Hawley is seeking vintage 1969 Janis Joplin Ann Arbor Michigan concert posters.

2012-07-11 05:33:37

A new single-gene cause of chronic kidney disease has been discovered that implicates a disease mechanism not previously believed to be related to the disease.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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