Fun Fact Friday: 2/27/15 -Comets

Did you know it takes a comet about 800 years to completely circulate around the sun? Apparently, we just recently saw a comet survive its journey around the sun's atmosphere without evaporating, unlike most Kreutz comets. What does that mean? It has been stated it is a different comet not like the Kreutz comets we have … Continue reading Fun Fact Friday: 2/27/15 -Comets

Word of the day: 2/27/15 –Metonym

Word: Metonym You Pronounce it: [met-uh-nim] IPA:ˈmɛtənɪm Definition:  1. A word, name, or expression used as a substitute for something else with which it is closely associated. For example, Washington is a metonym for the US government. Origin: 1830-40; back formation from metonymy I heard it: In class, the professor asked us to answer a question … Continue reading Word of the day: 2/27/15 –Metonym

Quote of the day: 2/27/15

"There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will."~Epictetus Good morning and Happy Friday! This quote, I need! I think everyone in this world needs a quote like this from time to time. We must be reminded that there is no … Continue reading Quote of the day: 2/27/15