Latest Mark Harmon Stories

2011-06-02 22:50:25

A new study concludes that models may be predicting releases of atmospheric carbon dioxide that are either too high or too low, depending on the region, because they don't adequately reflect variable temperatures that can affect the amount of carbon released from soil. The study points out that many global models make estimates of greenhouse gas emissions from soils based on "average" projected temperatures. But temperatures vary widely from those averages. That variability, along with...

2011-03-03 10:34:00

LOS ANGELES, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Network has acquired the rights to develop a two-hour movie starring Mark Harmon based on the best-selling series of PREY novels by Pulitzer Prize-winning author John Sandford. The announcement was made today by Jeff Wachtel, president, USA original programming and co-head of original content, Universal Cable Productions. Michael Jaffe and Howard Braunstein of Jaffe-Braunstein Films, LTD ("The Informant," "The Client List") will produce the...

2011-01-13 05:04:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- He was a lothario doctor on St. Elsewhere, another doctor on Chicago Hope and now he is NCIS Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs. Mark Harmon, and his piercing blue eyes, is America's Favorite TV Star, a jump from last year when he was number 8 on the list. Oprah Winfrey, last year's number one, drops to a tie for number two. Hugh Laurie, TV's Dr. House, moves up from a tie for the 4th spot last year to a tie for the number 2 spot this year. (Logo:...

2010-10-25 11:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mark Harmon, actor, producer and star of CBS' NCIS will receive the John Wooden Sportsman Award from the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation - an organization that honors Marines by providing higher education opportunities to their children - at its 28th Annual West Coast Marine Ball at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Hotel in Dana Point, CA, on Saturday, October 30, 2010. Parker S. Kennedy, Executive Chairman of First Financial Corporation and...

2009-07-08 13:32:50

Widely sought efforts to reduce fuels that increase catastrophic fire in Pacific Northwest forests will be counterproductive to another important societal goal of sequestering carbon to help offset global warming, forestry researchers at Oregon State University conclude in a new report.Even if the biofuels were used in an optimal manner to produce electricity or make cellulosic ethanol, there would still be a net loss of carbon sequestration in forests of the Coast Range and the west side of...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).