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2012-04-18 20:04:16

More than 50 years of genetics work to increase loblolly pine production in the Southeast has improved the trees´ ability to act as carbon sinks that mitigate climate change, according to a new study by North Carolina State University researchers. “We´ve been working to create trees that grow faster and produce more wood, and what this research shows is that at the same time we´re enhancing environmental quality by scrubbing as much carbon out of the atmosphere as we...

2011-09-22 07:00:00

Awareness of the concept to recycle and reuse in our every day lives is growing in every corner of the world. The interest in what EnviroKats can do to the individual community is expanding rapidly and EnviroKats is here to help. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) September 22, 2011 EnviroKats, the leader in using 100% recycled materials to provide a totally reusable cat litter product is on the move again. Aside from the Phoenix, Arizona based location, operations have begun in Canada and are near...

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2011-08-19 08:10:00

Imagine being able to embrace the charm of the 18th century through the eyes of a sea-ridden pirate. I took a trip to capture the whimsical moments given by National Geographic's "Real Pirate: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship" exhibit in Denver, Colorado just days before its set to expire in the Rocky Mountain capital. The exhibit features a discovery made by Barry Clifford in 1984 of a slave ship turned pirate ship in 1717. From the moment you step into...

2011-08-03 00:00:30

Production and distribution of EnviroKats is spreading due to environmental concerns of the global community as well as the desire to save money from this innovative product. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 Interest in the EnviroKats concept is spreading like wildfire across the globe. And why not? The opportunity to save a substantial sum of money, as well as helping the planet by living the recycle/reuse lifestyle is certainly a winning proposition. Inventor John King reports that...

2010-09-20 12:20:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) is pleased to announce the addition of two senior executives to its global Business Advisory Service (BAS). CMAI is also expanding its Asia coverage with a new office located in Bangkok, Thailand. Roger Green and John King, all formerly with Nexant, will join CMAI on September 21, 2010. Roger joins an experienced team at CMAI's London office. John is located in CMAI's new Bangkok office. (Logo:...

2009-05-09 14:42:15

A screening of Poliwood and two other gala Washington parties have set the stage for the White House Correspondents' Association dinner. The Friday night parties, leading up to Saturday night's dinner, included the showing of the new documentary from famed director Barry Levinson, which was filmed at last year's Democratic and Republican conventions and at President Barack Obama's February inauguration, the Washington publication The Hill reported. The screening, held at Washington's Naval...

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2009-01-14 06:32:04

Early Holocene dry climate caused lakes to become disconnected The water level in the Great Lakes has varied by only about two meters during the last century, helping them to play a vital role in the region's shipping, fishing, recreation and power generation industries. But new evidence by scientists from the University of Rhode Island and colleagues in the U.S. and Canada, published last month in the journal Eos, indicates that the water level in the lake system is highly sensitive to...

2008-07-16 12:01:21

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- LS Power Group ("LS Power"), a privately owned power industry developer, investor and manager, announced today the creation of a dedicated business unit which will pursue the development, acquisition, and ownership of renewable energy projects. Mike Segal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LS Power stated, "We have received significant feedback from our load-serving customers and they are interested in renewable electricity solutions. While...

2008-02-06 09:01:21

By Elizabeth Moore, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Feb. 6--The vice chairman of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System may be its biggest landlord, but other trustees have companies that also have done business with the health system over the years, records show. Each year, the system's tax returns, which by law are available to the public on request, list a dozen or more trustees who also have business relationships with the health system. The list has included senior executives...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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