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The first woman to conquer Everest has died at the age of 77.

Japanese mountaineer Junko Tabei ascended Mount Everest in May of 1975, aged 35, before going on to climb all of the world’s seven highest peaks over the next 17 years.

Ms Tabei was diagnosed with cancer of the abdomen in 2012, leading to her death this week. Read more »

Word of the day

The word for today is…

mutable (adj) – 1. (a) Capable of or subject to change or alteration.
(b) Prone to frequent change; inconstant: mutable weather patterns.
2. Tending to undergo genetic mutation.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : Late 14th century, “liable to change,” from Latin mutabilis “changeable,” from mutare “to change,” from PIE root *mei- “to change, go, move” (source also of Sanskrit methati “changes, alternates, joins, meets;” Avestan mitho “perverted, false;” Hittite mutai- “be changed into;” Latin meare “to go, pass,” migrare “to move from one place to another;” Old Church Slavonic mite “alternately;” Czech mijim “to go by, pass by,” Polish mijać “avoid;” Gothic maidjan “to change”); with derivatives referring to the exchange of goods and services as regulated by custom or law.

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Proverbs 23

4Don’t wear yourself out trying to get rich. Be wise enough to know when to quit.

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