February 10, 2014

Interesting very old word today. Word of the Day maw \maw\, noun: 1. the symbolic or theoretical center of a voracious hunger or appetite of any kind: the ravenous maw of Death. 2. the mouth, throat, or gullet of an animal, especially a carnivorous mammal. 3. a cavernous opening that resembles the open jaws of […]

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February 10, 2014

Happy Monday. Clear and -33 here. I read a good book on the periodic table called “The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements,” by science writer Sam Kean. It’s a very readable history of the periodic table of elements […]

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