Encyclopedia > Rod

  Article Content


Rods are light-sensitive cells in the retina of the eye.

The rod is an Imperial unit of length, also known as the pole or perch. It is equal to 5.5 yards or 16.5 feet; 5.029 metres.

The rod is supposedly a species of creature that flits about in the air at such a high speed as to not be seen by the naked eye, but which can be caught on video. See: Rod (cryptozoology).

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Shinnecock Hills, New York

... are 928 housing units at an average density of 173.1/km² (447.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 89.99% White, 4.23% African American, 0.97% Nativ ...

This page was created in 35.5 ms