Latest EarthEcho International Stories

2011-03-14 10:16:00

ATLANTA, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CNN International announced today that environmentalist Philippe Cousteau will be the network's host and special correspondent for the successful Going Green specials during 2011. With the network's promise to take viewers beyond borders to deliver intelligent programming for an interconnected world, the partnership reaffirms CNN's commitment to report environmental stories that are changing our planet. (Logo:...

2010-11-09 10:30:00

-- Youth Initiative to Focus Ongoing Attention on Gulf Recovery in Wake of the Deepwater Horizon Disaster -- WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EarthEcho International (www.earthecho.org), a leading environmental education nonprofit, today announced plans to launch its first STREAM (STudents Reporting Environmental Action through Media) youth citizen journalist bureau in the Gulf region. STREAM will kick-off with a training workshop in New Orleans on December 1-2, 2010....

2010-09-21 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EarthEcho International (www.earthecho.org), a leading environmental education nonprofit, today unveiled its STREAM (STudents Reporting Environmental Action through Media) youth citizen journalist program at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)'s Sixth Annual meeting. Inspired by the critical need for real time reporting and local perspectives during the ongoing oil spill crisis in the Gulf of Mexico, STREAM leverages the latest digital...

2009-09-24 08:00:00

Co-Founder & CEO Philippe Cousteau Joined by President Bill Clinton and Grammy Award Winner Usher Raymond IV to Announce Unprecedented Service Learning Program Reaching Millions of U.S. Middle and High School Students NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EarthEcho International, a nonprofit environmental education and youth leadership organization working to restore and protect our water planet, today announced its Water Planet Challenge program at the Clinton Global...

2009-07-08 09:06:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") Entertainment Subsidiary EnTCo's The Ride Works today announced the commissioning of Wild Earth: Deep Ocean Safari at McWane Science Center in Birmingham, Alabama (www.McWane.org). Deep Ocean Safari, an addition to the Wild Earth interactive photo safari series, provides an interactive undersea adventure with lifelike...

Word of the Day
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  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'