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2010-09-13 15:11:00

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Revo, in association with Expedition Blue Planet and Sunglass Hut International, today announced National Geographic Emerging Explorer and Revo Ambassador Alexandra Cousteau will make a rare in-store appearance Saturday, September 18 from 2 - 4 p.m. at the Sunglass Hut at Lenox Square Mall (3393 Peachtree Road, Atlanta). As a tribute to the 100th birthday of her legendary grandfather, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Alexandra and her Expedition Blue...

2010-09-07 14:54:00

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Revo, in association with Expedition Blue Planet and Sunglass Hut International, today announced National Geographic Emerging Explorer and Revo Ambassador Alexandra Cousteau will make a rare in-store appearance Sunday, September 12 from 2 - 4 p.m. at the Sunglass Hut at Waterford Lakes (413 North Alafaya Trail, Orlando, FL). As a tribute to the 100th birthday of her legendary grandfather, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Alexandra and her Expedition...

2010-09-02 14:14:00

Jean-Michel Cousteau honored for "America's Underwater Treasures" film; announces release of four-book series "Explore the National Marine Sanctuaries" SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's national marine sanctuaries played a starring role at the BLUE Ocean Film Festival held August 24-29 in Monterey, California. The 14 federally designated marine protected areas were featured in many of the 80+ films screened during the festival, including the winner for Best...

2010-08-16 12:09:00

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Revo, in association with Expedition Blue Planet and Sunglass Hut International, today announced National Geographic Emerging Explorer and Revo Ambassador Alexandra Cousteau will make an in-store appearance Tuesday, Aug. 17 from 2 - 4 p.m. at the Sunglass Hut at the Denver Pavillion (500 16th Street, Ste 118, Denver, CO). As a tribute to the 100th birthday of her legendary grandfather, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Alexandra and her Expedition Blue...

2010-08-12 14:45:00

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Revo, in association with Expedition Blue Planet and Sunglass Hut International, today announced National Geographic Emerging Explorer and Revo Ambassador Alexandra Cousteau will make in-store appearances at five Sunglass Hut locations across the country throughout August and September. Cousteau will be in the Houston area on Saturday, Aug. 14 from 2 - 4 p.m. at the Sunglass Hut, Market Street (9595 Six Pines Drive, Ste 675, The Woodlands,...

2010-06-24 18:58:00

WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandra Cousteau and Royal Bank of Canada announced today the official launch of Expedition Blue Planet: North America, a five-month interactive exploration of critical water issues across the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The expedition will tour more than 14,500 miles in a biodiesel tour bus converted to serve as a "rolling Calypso" for daily production and web broadcasting of films, photos and findings. In addition to filming a range of critical water...

2010-06-02 10:45:00

NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Fabien Cousteau, third generation Ocean Explorer, has announced Plant A Fish, a campaign to help restore and protect healthy waters around the world. Continuing a legacy of exploration and marine life protection pioneered by Fabien's grandfather Jacques Cousteau, Plant A Fish intends to educate and engage people in greater ocean awareness and ultimately ocean stewardship, beginning with the simple act of first 'planting a fish'. (Photo:...

2010-05-07 12:28:00

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador, May 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) hosted a diverse group of private sector representatives in San Salvador today, encouraging them to join the sea turtle conservation effort. Sea turtles, which are an endangered species, nest along the Salvadoran coastline. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091022/USAIDLOGO) U.S. Embassy Charge d'Affaires Robert Blau and representatives from USAID participated in a...

2009-09-24 08:00:00

Co-Founder & CEO Philippe Cousteau Joined by President Bill Clinton and Grammy Award Winner Usher Raymond IV to Announce Unprecedented Service Learning Program Reaching Millions of U.S. Middle and High School Students NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EarthEcho International, a nonprofit environmental education and youth leadership organization working to restore and protect our water planet, today announced its Water Planet Challenge program at the Clinton Global...

2009-07-08 09:06:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") Entertainment Subsidiary EnTCo's The Ride Works today announced the commissioning of Wild Earth: Deep Ocean Safari at McWane Science Center in Birmingham, Alabama (www.McWane.org). Deep Ocean Safari, an addition to the Wild Earth interactive photo safari series, provides an interactive undersea adventure with lifelike...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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