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2011-04-07 14:11:21

Dr. Howard Osofsky, Professor and Chair of Psychiatry at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine, is an author of a review article published in the April 7, 2011 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine that urgently calls for the development of protocols to deal with the health effects of disasters – before the next one occurs.

2011-03-24 15:01:00

ST. JOHN'S, NL, Canada, March 24 /PRNewswire/ - Rutter Inc. (TSX: RUT), today is announcing an order for its Oil Spill Response Radar (OSSR) with a total value of just under $USD 1,000,000.

2011-02-14 07:54:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc.

2011-01-27 13:22:00

House Democratic Amendment Similar to Recently Introduced Bill by GOP Congressman Scalise WASHINGTON, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven nonprofit advocacy groups praised an amendment in an updated oil spill response bill introduced last night by U.S. Rep.

2011-01-15 00:00:43

The National Oil Spill Commission's Final Report contained a plethora of recommendations to prevent future oil spills.

2011-01-11 10:01:00

Commission Recommendation Echoes Mabus Report to President WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-12-30 13:45:00

WAYNE, Mich., Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy continues to investigate a natural gas explosion that occurred shortly after 9:00 AM on December 29 at a furniture store located in Wayne, a suburb of Detroit.

2010-12-11 00:01:09

REMBE®, INC. has just launched a new informational website to assist in learning about and understanding combustible dust explosions. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) December 9, 2010 REMBE®, INC.

2010-12-07 13:25:00

Commission Staff Recommendation Echoes Mabus Report to President WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-12-07 15:33:15

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) recently co-sponsored a roundtable discussion on new ways to use biological solutions to assist in environment clean-up after manmade or natural disasters.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.