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Brewer's: Second Wind

(The), in running. All animals soon after the start get out of breath, but as the body becomes heated, breathing becomes more easy, and endures till fatigue produces exhaustion; this is cal…

Weather: The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the WillowsWeatherMeasuring the AtmosphereThe Take on TemperatureIs the Pressure Getting to You?The Wind in the WillowsIt's Not the Heat, It's the HumidityMeasuring the RainPlacing…

Santa Ana Winds

Mysterious autumn winds that warm southern California by Liz Olson California Related Links Worst U.S. Forest Fires Disasters California In autumn, we often hear…

Revised Wind Chill Index

Source: The National Weather Service The wind chill temperature index measures how cold people feel when outside. Wind chill is based on the rate of heat loss from exposed skin caused by win…

Brewer's: Second of Time

(A). The sixtieth part of an hour was called by the Romans scrupulum, and the sixtieth part of a minute was scrupulum secundum Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 18…

Cale Young Rice: When the Wind is low

When the Wind is lowCale Young RiceWhen the wind is low, and the sea is soft, And the far heat-lightning plays On the rim of the west where dark clouds nest On a darker bank of haze; When I …

Aliza's Time Travel Essay

Aliza imagines life in the year 2108 Related Links How to Write a Five Paragraph Essay Punctuation …

Brewer's: Time

Time and tide wait for no man. For the next inn he spurs a main. In haste alights, and scuds away - But time and tide for no man stay. Somerville: The Sweet-scented Miser. Take [or Seize ] …