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Wind Turbines Are Deadly To Bats
2013-11-16 05:31:32

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online More than a half-million bats were killed by flying into high-speed wind energy turbines last year, according to new research scheduled for publication next week in the journal BioScience. Previous estimates had said that the clean-energy producing mechanisms were responsible from between 33,000 to 880,000, but a new analysis of dead bats found at wind turbine sites conducted by University of Colorado-Denver researchers places...

2010-11-15 15:16:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced that Mark Hayes has joined its Washington, D.C. office as a Shareholder in the Health & FDA Business Practice. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Hayes served as Health Policy Director and Chief Health Counsel for the Senate Finance Committee for Ranking Member Charles Grassley (R-IA). In his role, he was responsible for leading the policy development, political strategy and...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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