Latest Leading Edge Stories

2014-06-11 23:11:20

Important sub-sector of medicine is critical in education. (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 From refilling prescriptions to making sure two different medications do not interfere with one another, pharmacists play an important role in the lives of millions of Americans. However, from behind the counter it simply looks like the workers are simply filling medication containers and that is it. The truth is, these highly educated and trained professionals do much more than this, and understanding what...

2013-11-04 23:27:16

New content for program helps to educate on sustainable practices. (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 The world is constantly changing, and the world of paper products is no exception. Manufactures from all across the globe are discovering new ways to manufacture sustainable, environmentally-friendly paper products. "Leading Edge," an exciting new series, will explore how paper companies are making paper products using less energy, using recycled materials to produce products, as well...

2013-09-28 23:03:23

Examining the issues surrounding the eco-friendly call for sustainable fishing. (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 Catch and release is a term that has entered the vocabulary of our culture in the past two decades as sport fishermen practice one local aspect of the global movement to support sustainable fishing. Numerous other elements that are being implemented to protect the world’s fishing stocks. Included are commercial industry initiatives such as eco-labeling concepts and import bans on...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.