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2013-05-10 23:23:11

Can the United States free itself of dependence on foreign oil? Bakken’s big boon and new technology advancements may actualize this reality sooner, rather than later, says Quality Mat and other

2013-04-10 23:04:54

The Millennium Project will be presenting the Futures Research Methodology and the Latin America 2030 study at the Joint Workshop on Professional Foresight, at the Center for Strategic and International


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.