Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: Liners in plastic bottle caps were there for a reason. Without them, pop would have gone flat a lot quicker because they created a tight seal that kept both liquid and carbonation in the bottle.

Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: To prevent the liquid inside a snow globe from freezing during cold temperatures, an antifreeze such as glycol, is often added to the water, while glycerine or another ingredient is sometimes added to slow the movement of the flakes in the liquid.

Word of the Day

Word of the Day: Runnel
 
Pronunciation: /ˈrənl/
 
Definition: (noun)
 
1) a narrow channel in the ground for liquid to flow through.
2) a brook or rill.
3) a small stream of a particular liquid.
 
Etymology: late 16th century (denoting a brook or rill): variant of dialect rindle, influenced by the verb run.