Quantcast

Latest Grant Miller Stories

2013-10-31 23:35:56

Zebra Technologies’ Grant Miller to give keynote address on how companies can connect any device to the cloud to improve supply chain operations. Plano, Texas

Trying To Promote Safer Stoves In Countries Where Cooking Can Kill
2012-06-12 13:18:56

Preparing a meal in some of the world’s poorest rural areas can turn an ordinary activity into a deadly chore.

2010-06-18 12:35:35

The rise in AIDS death rates in sub-Saharan Africa has led to a burgeoning new category of neglected individuals — nearly a million orphaned elderly, or older adults living alone without the benefit of any caregivers.

2010-03-24 16:10:25

A short-term economic boom is not always a good thing for children in developing nations, according to a new study in the Journal of Political Economy. The study found that when Colombia's coffee trade suddenly booms, illness and mortality rates among children increase in coffee-producing counties.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.