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2013-07-23 23:00:09

Glenn Parris’ “The Renaissance of Aspirin” treats readers to intrigue and adventure. Georgia (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 When Dr. Jonas Salk invented the vaccine to poliomyelitis, he refused to patent it, and instead, he gave the cure away for free, refusing to make monetary gains from his creation due to his desire to better the world by ridding it of a debilitating disease. Unfortunately, similar acts of magnanimity are few and far between in the modern, corporate-dominated world, where...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.