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2011-05-31 16:04:53

Research being carried out at Carlos III University of Madrid (UC3M) analyzes the key factors in climate change and the risks to public policies that it implies. This study approaches the issue from the perspective of Sociology, Economics and Law. The researchers base their work the fact that climate change has become one of the main problems of the 21st Century, as is demonstrated by numerous studies that confirm the seriousness of its effects. In this sense, similar to what occurs in the...

2011-05-26 15:55:00

WILTON, Conn., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Khlo© Kardashian Odom (E!'s Keeping up with the Kardashians, Khlo© and Lamar and Kourtney and Khlo© Take Miami) is starting the summer bikini-season off right by announcing her participation in the 2011 "NIVEA Good-bye Cellulite, Hello Bikini! Challenge;" a four-week program that combines fitness, nutrition, style and skincare with NIVEA Good-bye Cellulite products. The reality starlet will use NIVEA's Good-bye Cellulite Fast...

2011-05-26 11:15:00

NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking and feeling your best can inspire confidence and empower you to fulfill your dreams. Nobody knows that better than the nine amazing teen girls from across the nation who have been selected by America to don a Milk Mustache and appear together in a national "got milk?®" ad. It will be the first time in Milk Mustache history that "real" teens will star in the iconic campaign. (Logo:...

2011-05-26 08:20:00

BEIJING, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- In response to investor inquiries, the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of Fushi Copperweld, Inc. ("Fushi" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: FSIN ) today provided an update regarding the proposal previously submitted by the Company's Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Li Fu ("Mr. Fu") and Abax Global Capital (Hong Kong) Limited on behalf of funds managed by it and its affiliates ("Abax"), for the acquisition of all of the...

2011-05-25 17:20:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SoBe® gets it. Life is more exciting -- and more fun -- when you try new things, whether it's a new flavor (Yumberry Pomegranate anyone?) or a new experience (let's say, milking a fake cow). Today, SoBe and a team of adventure-seeking celebrities are making it possible for fans to "Try Everything" in New York City's Madison Square Park from 10 am to 4 pm. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please...

2011-05-25 06:30:00

SEOUL, South Korea, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the 22nd World Congress of Dermatology in Seoul, Korea, Merz Aesthetics celebrated its commitment to the Asian market and reinforced its plans to become a global leader in the aesthetics business with the release of the third chapter of its "Face Value" Beauty Survey. Currently, Merz Aesthetics operates in 16 countries around the globe with a primary presence in America and Europe. The Asia Pacific Region is quickly becoming one...

2011-05-24 09:50:00

HOUSTON, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Oil and Minerals, Inc. (OTCMARKETS: BNPD) today said it now has "Limited Information Status" on OTC Markets. Texas Oil and Minerals, Inc. has updated all financials and also posted a legal opinion to further explain the financials. "This is improving shareholder transparency. The upward status improvement with OTC Markets is part of an overall strategy to improve and boost Texas Oil and Mineral's stock liquidity. The Limited Information Status...

2011-05-23 22:10:59

Electrical engineers at Duke University have determined that unique man-made materials should theoretically make it possible to improve the power transfer to small devices, such as laptops or cell phones, or ultimately to larger ones, such as cars or elevators, without wires. This advance is made possible by the recent ability to fabricate exotic composite materials known as metamaterials, which are not so much a single substance, but an entire man-made structure that can be engineered to...

2011-05-23 13:15:00

LOS ANGELES, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oscar-nominated actors and real-life husband and wife William H. Macy and Felicity Huffman have joined forces with the National Milk Mustache "got milk? ®" Campaign and Scholastic Parent & Child® magazine to celebrate the second annual "Family of the Year" initiative -- a nationwide contest to identify families who are making a difference in their neighborhoods, schools, or communities. The couple knows the...

2011-05-23 11:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VH1's most celebrated music documentary series "Behind The Music" returns with seven of today's most successful and celebrated artists. The five-time Emmy® Award-nominated series gives viewers a front row seat to the most exclusive and intimate interviews with the artists as well as their families, friends and colleagues. Featured this season are Missy Elliott, Ice Cube, Miranda Lambert, Mary J. Blige, Enrique Iglesias,...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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