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Imagination And Reality Travel In Opposite Directions In The

Imagination And Reality Travel In Opposite Directions In The Brain

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online “Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?” Queen’s Freddie Mercury was unsure in the lyrics to Bohemian Rhapsody, but neurology could have given him the answer. The mechanisms of the...

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Word of the Day
zill
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".
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