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2014-02-07 23:02:36

The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) has announced that Kenneth Creager of Boca Raton, Florida has become an NACD Fellow, the highest level of credentialing for corporate directors and corporate governance professionals. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) has announced that Kenneth Creager of Boca Raton, Florida has become an NACD Fellow, the highest level of credentialing for corporate directors and corporate...

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2009-12-16 07:55:00

For most of a decade, scientists have documented unfelt and slow-moving seismic events, called episodic tremor and slip, showing up in regular cycles under the Olympic Peninsula of Washington state and Vancouver Island in British Columbia. They last three weeks on average and release as much energy as a magnitude 6.5 earthquake. Now scientists have discovered more small events, lasting one to 70 hours, which occur in somewhat regular patterns during the 15-month intervals between episodic...

2009-01-29 17:30:16

In the last decade, scientists have recorded regular episodes of tectonic plates slowly, quietly slipping past each other in western Washington and British Columbia over periods of two weeks or more, releasing as much energy as a magnitude 6 earthquake. The slip events coincide with regular occurrences of what scientists call nonvolcanic tremor, which showed up clearly on seismometers but for which the origins were uncertain. Now researchers from Italy and the University of Washington have...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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