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2011-01-11 10:01:00

Commission Recommendation Echoes Mabus Report to President WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-12-07 13:25:00

Commission Staff Recommendation Echoes Mabus Report to President WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-12-07 15:33:15

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) recently co-sponsored a roundtable discussion on new ways to use biological solutions to assist in environment clean-up after manmade or natural disasters.

2010-12-01 17:22:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marilyn Heiman, director of the Pew Environment Group's U.S.

2010-11-17 17:39:00

Report Justifies September Interior Dept. Drilling, Workplace Safety Rules WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-11-17 07:20:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Building upon his original technology, Thomas Wicker, a well-known entrepreneur, patent-holder and inventor, has refined and proved the effectiveness of his OsmoSorb Type A Oil Remediation Filter Cartridge.

2010-11-16 12:43:10

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said Monday that almost all of US federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico are now open to fishing after the BP oil spill closed down waters.

2010-11-10 13:23:00

Pew Calls for Plugging Gaps in Spill Response Planning WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Darkness, extreme weather and shifting sea ice could delay efforts to stop an oil well blowout in the U.S.

2010-10-31 08:15:00

US officials said on Friday that testing has helped confirm that chemicals used to disperse oil from the BP spill have not made their way into fish, crabs, shrimp or oysters from the Gulf of Mexico.

2010-10-22 09:25:00

The first expedition to investigate the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on deep sea life in the Gulf of Mexico is currently underway, and thus far, the news is mostly positive.

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'.