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Global Temperature Records Now Available On Google Earth
2014-02-06 08:17:00

Thanks to the efforts of researchers from the University of East Anglia’s Climatic Research Unit and the King Abdulaziz University Center of Excellence for Climate Change Research, visitors to Google Earth now have access to the world’s temperature records.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]