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2014-06-09 08:31:51

DARTFORD, England, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Laing O'Rourke today announced the appointment of Paul Westbury as Group Technical Director.

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2005-05-27 15:37:57

A group of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University have designed what they're calling a "tsunami-safe(r) house" that is less likely to collapse under wind and pounding surf.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.