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2014-10-14 08:23:14

GATINEAU, QC, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada reported on its seasonal assessment of fire management in national parks.

2014-10-10 16:24:37

WHEELING, Ill., Oct.

2014-09-28 23:01:59

When it comes to cost-effective caskets, MillionaireCasket.com is a good choice.

2014-09-25 23:08:58

With the King Fire only 35% contained, people are turning to MoveYourMountain.org to raise money for those who have lost everything. Reno, NV (PRWEB) September

2014-09-23 23:00:44

Policyholders should check their limits for fire damage and remember to see if water damage is covered as well, says Darras, the nation's top insurance lawyer. Ontario,

2014-09-19 23:01:01

Reduced demand for industry services has prompted many redundancies and fragmented the industry.

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2014-09-11 03:30:28

Unlike flames on Earth, which have a tear-drop shape caused by buoyant air rising in a gravitational field, flames in space curl themselves into tiny balls. Untethered by gravity, they flit around as if they have minds of their own.

forest fires in the UK
2014-09-09 03:00:11

Climate change is expected to bring increased temperatures and longer droughts—conditions that will make forests more susceptible to fires.

2014-09-03 23:11:25

Families are today demanding simple and affordable alternatives resulting in a huge loss of profits to the once traditional funeral home. New York, New York


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2010-09-27 17:09:09

A Bunsen burner produces a single open gas flame; it is commonly found in labs - used for heating, sterilization, and combustion. Robert Bunsen, in 1852, was hired at the University of Heidelberg and promised a new laboratory building. Heidelberg had just started installing coal-gas street lighting which provided light but not necessarily heat. Laboratory lamps, at the time, left much to be desired regarding economy and simplicity. The desire was to maximize the temperature and minimize...

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Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.