General News Archive - August 23, 2012

Native Birds Can Be Helped With Native Landscaping In Urban Areas

A recent study of residential landscape types and native bird communities in Phoenix, Ariz., suggests that yards mimicking native vegetation and wildlands offer birds 'mini refuges,' helping to offset the loss of biodiversity in cities

Juvenile Scallops Are Abundant In Mid-Atlantic Discovered By New Survey Of Ocean Floor

NOAA researchers are getting a comprehensive view of the ocean floor using a new instrument, and have confirmed that there are high numbers of young sea scallops off of Delaware Bay.

AmazingKarma.com prelaunches their unique new website with the potential to become the most powerful Social Network in the universe Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August

Chemtex International Inc., a leader in chemical engineering and renewable processes, is pleased to announce that it has received a Letter of Conditional Commitment for a USD 99 million Loan Guarantee

Growing demand of the Fire Table prompts Firetainment to introduce products for both rental and purchase. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 22, 2012 Firetainment,

New facility provides convenient location and training for women's volleyball in Orlando, Winter Park, Maitland and surrounding areas. Orlando, FL (PRWEB)

Loyola University New Orleans professor Peter Burns, Ph.D., named one of the nation’s best professors and featured in the book “The Best 300 Professors, offers some timely tips for success

These guides help establish Creative Safety Supply as a true expert in the area of workplace safety. (PRWEB) August 22, 2012 Creative Safety Supply,

The US Drug Watchdog says, "We urgently need family members, or loved ones of a hip implant recipient, that was surgically installed between 2002, and 2010 to ask the family member, or friend,

AlarmSystemStore.com, based in Columbus, Indiana is one of the pioneers in the alarm systems and security equipment industry that drove the evolution of putting regional dealers and wholesalers

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.