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2011-09-02 07:00:00

A unique grant from Johnson & Johnson to Georgia Southwestern State Universityâs Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving will finance a program designed to help families of returning soldiers to cope with health issues related to combat. The Georgia Army National Guard is partnering in this program to assist in recruiting individuals caring for these veterans. Americus, Ga. (PRWEB) September 02, 2011 Johnson & Johnson has awarded $162,000 in grant funding to Georgia...

2011-06-21 12:30:00

NEW YORK, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisher Klingenstein Films has acquired the worldwide rights to the documentary "Back Door Channels: The Price of Peace." The film is about the interplay between the official government channels and the men who acted largely behind the scenes of the peace process between Egypt and Israel - men who risked everything - even their lives - in the pursuit of peace. "Back Door Channels" is set to open in New York City on September 16th, and will expand to...

2011-02-02 11:53:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An historic class action suit has been filed against former President Jimmy Carter and the Simon & Schuster publishing company alleging that Carter's book, Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid, contained numerous false and knowingly misleading statements intended to promote the author's agenda of anti-Israel propaganda and to deceive the reading public instead of presenting accurate information as advertised. The suit, captioned Unterberg et al. v. Jimmy...

2010-10-06 14:51:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- President Jimmy Carter and Vice President Walter Mondale volunteered together today helping to rehabilitate homes with Habitat for Humanity. Carter and Mondale worked in a North Minneapolis neighborhood and will help repair homes in St. Paul on Thursday as part of the 27th annual Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101006/CL77484-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101006/CL77484-a )...

2010-10-05 09:12:00

AMERICUS, Ga., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Former President Jimmy Carter this week praised a first-of-its-kind building project that will involve volunteers from the United States building homes side by side with North Koreans. The Fuller Center, a US-based Christian non-profit organization, has been working with its North Korean partner, the Paektusan Academy of Architecture, since 2008 developing plans for the project. According to U.S. News & World Report, Carter said: "They've...

2010-10-04 18:59:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Habitat for Humanity International, today on World Habitat Day, honored former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter at Habitat for Humanity's "Thanks a Million! A salute to the life and service of our most famous volunteers - Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter" Gala in Washington, D.C., at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-10-04 12:04:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, to mark the United Nations' World Habitat Day, Habitat for Humanity is kicking off its 27th annual Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project, as well as other building and awareness raising events across the United States and around the world. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101004/CL73897 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101004/CL73897 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO )...

2010-09-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In observance of World Habitat Day, Habitat for Humanity International will honor former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter at Habitat for Humanity's "Thanks a Million! A salute to the life and service of our most famous volunteers -- Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter" Gala in Washington, D.C., at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium -- Monday, Oct. 4, 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-09-01 10:58:00

UNITY, Maine, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fresh from being named to the list of "greenest" colleges in the United States by The Princeton Review, Unity College will send a team on a solar road trip to the White House with environmental author and activist Bill McKibben. The objective of the road trip is to raise awareness of the potential that solar power has to reindustrialize America, address Global Warming, and create new industries. On Tuesday, September 7, McKibben will join...

2010-06-21 13:43:00

Court Upholds Broad Interpretation Of Anti-Terrorism Law That Inhibits Work Of Humanitarian Groups NEW YORK, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Supreme Court today upheld the broad application of a federal law that hinders the ability of human rights and humanitarian aid organizations to do their work by making it a crime to provide "material support" to designated "foreign terrorist organizations" (FTOs). The ruling thwarts the efforts of human rights organizations to...


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2009-02-16 19:57:50

The Swamp Rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus) is a species of cottontail rabbit found in the swamps and wetlands of the southern United States. Swamp rabbits are skilled swimmers and often cross streams, ponds and rivers. It will also hide from predators by sitting in shallow water, exposing only its nose to the air to breathe. It is similar in appearance to other cottontails, although it is among the largest members of the genus. An adult Swamp Rabbit weighs between three to six pounds. Males...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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