a small, brilliantly colored red and blue characin fish, Paracheirodon axelrodi, native to tropical forest streams in Brazil and Colombia: a popular aquarium fish.
How Your Favorite NFL Team Got Its Name
There are 32 NFL teams, each with a fascinating cultural identity. And snappy uniforms. So, of course, we were inspired to look at the history behind the names of some of the top NFL franchises. Let's go.
How Tetris Got Its Name
For over two decades, the puzzle video game Tetris has provided countless hours of procrastination and enjoyment for players all over the globe. But now, researchers believe that Tetris might have a new purpose. They think that the game may help to prevent the flashbacks that occur in the early stages of post-traumatic stress disorder. While the research is fascinating, let’s turn our attention to …
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