Word of the day
Use of many words without necessity.
"Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use."
Name that element
Yttrium (Atomic number 39)
A receptacle where a quantity of some material, especially of a liquid or gas, may be kept.
Thought for the day
If you could only tell the truth or only lie, which one would you choose?
On this day in 1983
The original FIFA World Cup trophy was stolen from the headquarters of the Brazilian Football Confederation.
Where in the world
Can you name the country and its capital?
El Salvador. Capital city is San Salvador.
Did you know?
All the gold mined in the world so far would fill only two Olympic swimming pools.
Today's Top Tip
Revision notes don't need to be a work of art.
Clear, easy to read revision notes are fine. Don't spend hours making them pretty, use this time for actually revising!
What is wrong with the following sentence?
I'm sure I just saw Mr Hall running back their in the woods.
I'm sure I just saw Mr Hall running back there in the woods.
1.3 × 0.5 + 2.2
Joke of the day
What do you call a deer with no eyes?
In the news today...
Pakistan 'a state under pressure' as authorities face the challenge of how to defeat the Taliban, amidst differing opinions and politics.
Hundreds of thousands of men around the world are falling victim every year to a pernicious form of online crime.
Quentin Sommerville reports from the Ain al-Asad airbase - a linchpin in the battle against Islamic State for Iraq's Anbar province.
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