Science / Weather / Tropics or Tropical: The region of the earth located between the Tropic of Cancer, at 23.5 degrees North latitude, and the Tropic of Capricorn, at 23.5 degrees South latitude. It encompasses the equatorial region, an area of high temperatures and considerable precipitiation during part of the year.
Business / Finance / Package Mortgage: A mortgage on a house and property in the house. MORE
Science / Biology / Pacinian Corpuscles: Sensory receptors located deep in the epidermis that detect pressure and vibration. MORE
Life Style / Wine / Palo Cortado: A rare style of dry Sherry. It is the result of failure of complete development of the flor, so it starts life as neither Fino nor Amontillado. What flor there is subsequently dies, and as a conseque MORE
Science / Spiders / Palpal Organs: The more or less complex structures fs)und in the terminal part of the adult male palp. They comprise groups of sclerites separated from each other and the cymbium by up to three haematodochac and con MORE
Business / Finance / Panic Buying Or Selling: Rapid trading of stocks or bonds in high volume in anticipation of sharply rising or falling prices, usually after unexpected news is released. MORE