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2010-10-20 08:00:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- With the goal of becoming the greenest city in the world by 2020, the City of Vancouver has embraced a major challenge, not unlike that pursued by MOTHER NATURE NETWORK (MNN.COM), the world's most visited for-profit environmental news and information website (as ranked by Alexa Information Services, October 2010). Joel Babbit, CEO and Co-Founder of MNN, will discuss the growing importance of environmental issues to business and the...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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