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2013-06-14 23:04:17

If your next change of car is due in 2020, the new model you drive away from the dealership should boast some revolutionary features that will change forever the way vehicles use energy. Warrendale, PA and New York, NY (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 If your next change of car is due in 2020, the new model you drive away from the dealership should boast some revolutionary features that will change forever the way vehicles use energy. That´s the conclusion in Philip Ball´s article...

2013-01-19 23:04:35

The latest issue of PS: Political Science & Politics (PS), published by Cambridge University Press, tackles threats facing the climate and the US higher education system, and recaps the accuracy of predictions for the 2012 presidential election published in the journal's final issue of 2012. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Experts from across the political science spectrum have contributed to the debate on all three issues, making for a lively and thought-provoking issue of the...

2011-12-13 16:00:00

MRS Communications apps are now available for the iPad, iPhone, and Android. The newest journal serving the materials research world comes in multiple electronic formats, offering digital editions of journal issues for all the leading mobile devices. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 MRS Communications apps are now available for the iPad, iPhone, and Android. The newest journal serving the materials research world comes in multiple electronic formats, offering digital editions of...

2011-11-21 17:00:00

The Materials Research Society and Cambridge University Press announce publication of the first issue of MRS Communications, a new journal serving the international materials research community. Cambridge, UK & New York, USA (PRWEB) November 21, 2011 The Materials Research Society and Cambridge University Press announce publication of the first issue of MRS Communications, a new journal serving the international materials research community. Edited by Peter Green and published by the...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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