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2009-11-02 11:24:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Washtenaw Literacy, a non-profit organization devoted to eradicating adult illiteracy, has the daily privilege of seeing real-life case studies that showcase the impact of literacy needs on everyday life. The demand for the free one-on-one tutoring programs that Washtenaw Literacy's volunteer tutors provide is high. More tutors are needed. Please read the story of Esther and Veronica below and consider volunteering. Esther Brunssen has been a...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.