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2015-03-23 12:25:28

HOUSTON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study on the effects of lifting the 40-year-old export ban on U.S.

2011-03-24 13:50:05

As Iran's nuclear plant attack and Chinese-based hackers attacking Morgan Stanley demonstrate how the Internet can wreak havoc on business and governments, a new paper by a fellow at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy hypothesizes what an all-out cyberwar between the U.S. and China might look like.


Word of the Day
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  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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