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Image 1 - Scientists Examine Peculiar Underwater Mountain
2012-03-27 10:53:47

Scientists have recently finalized an expedition in an effort to learn more about an undersea mountain they say may have formed in a very different way than the rest of the seafloor.

2010-05-17 10:31:00

QUEBEC CITY, May 17 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/groupe-le-massif-inc/mandat-train-touristique-charlevoix /NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: Photos accompanying this release are available at http://photos.newswire.ca.

2009-08-12 08:00:00

ASHLAND, Ore., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has selected five garments from Massif Mountain Gear Company's flame-resistant product line for inclusion in the Fire Resistant Environmental Ensemble (FREE).


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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