Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The study of the effects of space flight on living organisms.
- ‘Aboard the Station, research has been conducted in bioastronautics, physical sciences, fundamental space biology, space product development and space flight disciplines.’
- ‘Course content included bioastronautics (ie, the study of the effects of space travel on humans), occupational health, and human and research requirements in space (eg, hygiene, preventive medicine).’
- ‘Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition Four and Five crewmembers performed a total of 12 bioastronautics investigations.’
- ‘NASA also released the bioastronautics solicitation that efficiently consolidates activities from six existing contracts designed to support the Space and Life Sciences Directorate at JSC.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.