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Fairy

Fairy 1. Enchantment; illusion. The god of her has made an end, And fro this worlde's fairy Hath taken her into company.... Read More

Fungus among us

Fungus among us: Some are deadly Experts are reluctant to tell anyone a mushroom is edible Even after a dry spell, there's... Read More

Mad

Mad 1. A slattern. 2. The name of a female fairy, especially. The queen of the fairies; and hence, sometimes, any... Read More

Shrimp

shrimp 1. (Science: zoology) Any one of numerous species of macruran crustacea belonging to Crangon and various allied... Read More

The Anatomy Of Sarcasm: Researchers Reveal How The Brain Handles This Complex Communication

WASHINGTON -- The ability to comprehend sarcasm depends upon a carefully orchestrated sequence of complex cognitive skills... Read More

Dispersal or Drift? More to Plant Biodiversity Than Meets the Eye

Selected PLoS Biology research articles are accompanied by a synopsis written for a general audience to provide non-experts... Read More

Choosing a Career Path

From the time children are old enough to talk, grown-ups persist in asking the foolish question “What do you want to be... Read More

Nope, not a jackal but a wolf!

By Vicki Mozo Aren't we all familiar with this infamous line: "a wolf hiding in sheep's clothing…"? Well, how... Read More

Fate

Fate 1. A fixed decree by which the order of things is prescribed; the immutable law of the universe; inevitable necessity;... Read More

Decomposer

Decomposer Definition The organisms that carry out the process of decay or break down of the dead organism are known as... Read More