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2013-10-04 23:21:48

Landscapes and Cycles: An Environmentalist’s Journey to Climate Skepticism is an entertaining, highly informative, clear and easily understood overview of the vital factors affecting local environments

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2009-04-28 08:00:00

PHOENIX, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Named for the two-time Pulitzer Prize winning investigative business journalist team of Don Barlett and Jim Steele, these awards, funded by the Donald W.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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