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Chesapeake Bay Impact Crater Is Home To Oldest Seawater On Earth
2013-11-22 04:32:34

[ Watch the Video: Old Water Found In The New World ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online US Geological Survey (USGS) hydrologists drilling into the largest crater in the country have stumbled across an amazing discovery – the oldest body of seawater ever unearthed. The water, which according to Discovery News is at least 100 million years old, was found over one kilometer beneath Chesapeake Bay in Virginia. The seawater is believed to have come from the...

2013-07-18 23:22:27

The Berman Law Group in Florida is now offering car accident attorney consultations in Key Biscayne, FL, so call 1-888-211-2304. The law firm keeps its focus on injury and accident cases. Key Biscayne, FL (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Going out for a drive can be a fun thing to do. Many people drive to work, community activities or even the beach, simply to enjoy themselves and have a good time. Yet what can spoil a good time? A car accident. That is where the Law Offices of Berman and Berman...

2012-10-22 22:22:31

The extensive system of levees along the Mississippi River has done much to prevent devastating floods in riverside communities. But the levees have also contributed to the loss of Louisiana's wetlands. By holding in floodwaters, they prevent sediment from flowing into the watershed and rebuilding marshes, which are compacting under their own weight and losing ground to sea-level rise. Reporting in Nature Geoscience, a team of University of Pennsylvania geologists and others used the...

2012-09-05 23:02:26

Buzzards Bay Coalition Launches Film Festival to Fight Pollution New Bedford, Massachusetts (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 The first Buzzards Bay Film Festival is inviting submissions for its inaugural screenings on November 9-11 in Falmouth and New Bedford, Massachusetts. The Festival is a salute to life lived in, on, and around Buzzards Bay, a 233-square mile estuary in Southeastern Massachusetts. The Festival is part of the year-long 25th Anniversary celebration of the Buzzards Bay...

2012-07-18 23:02:21

Mobile application is available in English, Spanish and Portuguese and targets affluent Latin American buyers looking to purchase upscale residences in South Florida. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 Echo Interaction Group (Echo) — one of the nation´s leading mobile application and interactive media development company — recently partnered with real estate group Fortune International to develop a multilingual application for Paramount Bay, a sophisticated property in...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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