In nuclear engineering, a prompt neutron is a neutron immediately emitted by a nuclear fission event, as opposed to a delayed neutron decay which can occur within the same context, emitted after beta decay of one of the fission products anytime from a few milliseconds to a few minutes later.
Stapelia is a genus of low-growing, spineless, stem succulent plants, predominantly from South Africa with a few from other parts of Africa.
Agnes Island is a very small island a few hundred metres east of Hinchinbrook Island.
There have been numerous attempts to impeach federal judges in the United States; a few have been successful in either forcing resignation or removing the judge.
The poor pup flounders in the water for a few seconds before it is pulled underwater.
The bleeding victim was treated by paramedics but was pronounced dead a few minutes later.
Taking to parenting forum Mumsnet, one mum started off the hot topic with a few of her own examples.
One in eight Canadian households lived in a residential condominium dwellings, mostly located in a few census metropolitan areas according to Statistics Canada Condominiums exist throughout Canada, although condominiums are most frequently found in the larger cities.
In the United Kingdom and in some other places, the silly season is the period lasting for a few summer months typified by the emergence of frivolous news stories in the media.
From slopping kissing, to going to fast, or having a few too many drinks - these are the things you should be avoiding.
The store, which first launched in Los Angeles, promised to give the low-down on the latest weather forecast, but offered a few inches more.
In ancient times, only the Sun and Moon, a few hundred stars and the most easily visible planets had names.
Most of the counties of England were divided into hundreds from the late Saxon period and these were, with a few exceptions, effectively abandoned as administrative divisions in the 19th century.
Sarah Carruthers, 27, who lives with her one-year-old son Lincoln, claims the building is frequently hounded by balaclava clad hunters and yobs due to two convicted sex offenders living a few doors down.
While some lucky folk can get away with a few washes a week, many of us are all too familiar with greasy locks that keep us constantly on the wash and go.
The reality star lost her baby nephew and watched her mother lose her sight within just a few months.
Cineraria is a genus of flowering plants in the sunflower family, native primarily to southern Africa with a few species farther north.
The former Baywatch star barely speaks French and has only known the centre-back for a few months, but has made the decision to set up home in Marseilles.
Most online bookmakers offer plenty of special bets - and a few of them look worth a bit of a punt.
The Outdoor Co-ed Topless Pulp Fiction Appreciation Society is a group of several dozen women and a few men that has, since August 17, 2011, organized regular gatherings around New York City, meeting to read and discuss books in public while topless.