The Severn River is the longest river in the United Kingdom, covering a distance of 220 mi. http://www.worldatlas.com/articles/longest-rivers-in-the-united-kingdom-great-britain.html AdvertisementsRead more "Fun fact 10/18/2017"
Deep-seated, or deep-seeded? Deep-seated is the correct phrase. Deep-seeded is a misspelling. https://writingexplained.org/deep-seated-or-deep-seeded-differenceRead more "Fun fact 10/16/2017"
Data is the plural of datum. Chris Wilcox. Computer Whisperer at Zoomforth. Private conversation, 10/15/2017.Read more "Fun fact 10/15/2017"
The Boy Scouts will now accept girls. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/11/us/boy-scouts-girls.htmlRead more "Fun fact 10/13/2017"
Privilege – a right granted to some, but not to all. Origin: Old French from Classical Latin privilegium, meaning an exceptional law for or against any individual (private law!) from privus, private + lex (law) http://law.yourdictionary.com/privilege#zMRWdiTCio4Tbfst.99Read more "Fun fact 10/10/2017"
Constitution of Kenya, Ch. 4 – The Bill of Rights, Art. 42: Every person has the right to a clean and healthy environment, which includes the right— a) to have the environment protected for the benefit of present and future generations through legislative and other measures, particularly those contemplated in Article 69; and b) to […]Read more "Fun fact 10/09/2017"
Darwin was inspired by the Galapagos Islands; after visiting, he discovered evolution by natural selection. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/evolution-world-tour-galapagos-islands-ecuador-5974755/Read more "Fun fact 10/06/2017"