Word of the Day

Word of the Day: Brahmin
Definition: (noun)
1) A member of the upper class, having wealth, social status, and political power.
From Sanskrit brahmin, a member of the priestly class, the highest of the four classes, from Brahma, the creator of the universe in Hinduism. Earliest documented use: 1481.

On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1612: First observation of Neptune – Galileo observes and records a “fixed star” without realising it is a planet.