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2008-09-22 12:00:33

MONROEVILLE, Pa., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Credentialed media are invited to attend the opening session of the 4th International Topical Meeting on High Temperature Reactor Technology (HTR 2008), and participate in a press conference which will immediately follow. HTR 2008 will be held at the Renaissance Washington D.C. hotel, with the opening session beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, September 29, 2008. The press conference will start at 10:15 a.m. in Congressional Hall B. The opening...

2008-09-12 09:00:45

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Rez, Central Bohemia, 12 September: New Generation IV nuclear reactors to be developed by the Nuclear Research Institute in Rez should meet the parameters demanded by the Green Party (SZ), Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek (Civic Democrats, ODS) told journalists today. Topolanek promised support to the projects the Rez institute has been preparing. The construction and use of Generation IV reactors is planned...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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