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2013-09-13 23:04:30

Mediaplanet partners with USA TODAY to distribute a cross-platform special section, celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 As we enter National Hispanic Heritage Month beginning September 15th, we should all take a moment to reflect on the positive affect Latinos have had on our country through culture, business and more. Mediaplanet’s 2013 edition of ‘Hispanic Heritage,’ a centerfold special within USA Today and Digital Campaign, launched...

2013-09-12 12:39:43

Paleoclimate simulations reveal potential 'green corridors' across North Africa Three ancient river systems, now buried, may have created viable routes for human migration across the Sahara to the Mediterranean region about 100,000 years ago, according to research published September 11 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Tom Coulthard from the University of Hull, UK, and colleagues from other institutions. Simulating paleoclimates in the region, the researchers found quantitative...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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