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2008-11-03 08:25:00

U.S. President George W. Bush is sprinting toward the end of his administration pushing through environmental policy changes before he leaves office. His initiatives include getting wolves off the Endangered Species List, allowing power plants to operate near national parks, loosening regulations for factory farm waste or making it easier for mountaintop coal-mining operations. Environmentalists are pushing for a mandatory program to cut climate-warming greenhouse gas emissions- not one of...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.