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Latest Wilson-Tuscarora State Park Stories

2008-08-18 21:00:18

By Miguel Rodriguez When you're a precocious, awestruck 9-year-old visiting the beach for the first time, it's easy to think one of the Great Lakes is the ocean. But there's no mistaking the fact that young Sarah Woolson had a ton of fun Tuesday during her trip to Wilson-Tuscarora State Park's beach. She was mesmerized by the vastness of Lake Ontario and took delight in being able to see the skyscrapers in Toronto off in the distance across the lake. She climbed the small trees on the...


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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.