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2013-11-29 14:31:19

A new study published in the December issue of GSA Today examines the geological legacy of Hurricane Irene, not only in terms of its impact on current coastal conditions but also in what it can tell geoscientists about the past.

Researchers Predict Quieter Hurricane Season Than Usual
2012-03-28 05:07:40

Colorado State University researchers announced this week that the upcoming Atlantic hurricane season will be a quieter one.

2012-01-18 08:00:00

Douglas Cutler AIA, is well known in the modular construction world for his style and luxurious approach to designing modular homes.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.