Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Morning Minutes: March 13


Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.


Word of the Day


Bust buhst (noun) A sculptured, painted, drawn, or engraved representation of the upper part of the human figure, especially a portrait sculpture showing only the head and shoulders of the subject - dictionary.com


Website of the Day


Best Space Pictures of 2012: Editor's Picks


http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/12/pictures/121211-best-space-2012-endeavour-mars-rover-nasa-science/


See National Geographic's best pictures of space, including the Double Helix and Thor's Helmet nebulas, a close-up of a storm on Saturn and a self-portrait Buzz Aldrin took on his last visit to space.


Number to Know


84: Number of Earth years it takes Uranus to orbit the sun once.


This Day in History


March 13, 1781: Astronomer William Hershel discovers Uranus.


Today's Featured Birthday


Rapper Lonnie "Common" Lynn


Daily Quote


"Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time." - Lyndon B. Johnson