Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A region where stars appear to be especially numerous and close together.
- ‘That smudge is the nucleus of another galaxy, at least as large as our own, and two hundred times farther from us than the Sagittarius star cloud.’
- ‘A trio of massive, young star clusters found embedded in a star cloud may shed light on the formation of super-star clusters and globular clusters.’
- ‘And if you live under deep darkness, you can see vast star clouds of the Milky Way silently boiling up in the south.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.