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Will Climate Change Make The East Antarctic Ice Sheet More Vulnerable?
2013-08-29 05:41:31

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from Durham University’s Department of Geography reveals the world’s largest ice sheet could be more vulnerable to the effects of climate change than previously thought. A team of researchers used declassified spy satellite imagery from 1963 to 2012 to create the first long-term record of changes in the terminus of outlet glaciers – where they meet the sea – along 3,355 miles of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet's...

2008-12-05 14:26:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivendi Entertainment (VE) has acquired theatrical distribution rights for "Boogie Town," a mainstream, hip hop dance film. The distribution agreement also covers television, home video, internet/digital and mobile rights. The film recently began production and is currently shooting in California. Directed, written and produced by Chris Stokes ("You Got Served"), the film stars Marques Houston ("You Got Served"), Brenda Song ("The Suite Life of...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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