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2009-01-09 08:00:00

Solutions to tomorrow's (and even today's) health problems may be found among the latest gizmos and gadgets at the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show LAS VEGAS, Jan.

2008-11-05 18:00:19

HOUSTON, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Meridian Resource Corporation (NYSE:TMR) today provided a status update on its current operations and budget plans.

2008-10-30 15:00:39

Meridian Bioscience, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio (NASDAQ: VIVO) today announced, in conjunction with the Association for Molecular Pathology 2008 Annual Meeting now occurring in Grapevine, Texas, that it anticipates launching a simple, rapid new molecular test for the toxin-producing forms of the C.

2008-10-24 06:00:21

Meridian Petroleum, an oil and gas exploration and production company, has signed a contract with Terrex to acquire 88sqkm of 3D seismic on its 100% owned PEL82 license in the Otway Basin, onshore South Australia.

2008-08-30 09:00:21

By Samuels, Noah Gropp, Cornelius; Singer, Shepherd Roee; Oberbaum, Menachem The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is on the rise, especially among psychiatric patients.

2008-08-06 18:00:33

HOUSTON, Aug. 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Meridian Resource Corporation (NYSE:TMR) today provided an update to its operations for the second quarter.

2008-07-13 09:00:11

By Jennifer Jacob, The Meridian Star, Miss. Jul. 13--For teens in Meridian, there is one complaint that goes around less in waves than in tsunamis: "This town is so boring," they say as if in chorus.

2008-07-09 09:00:38

By Jennifer Jacob, The Meridian Star, Miss. Jul.

2008-07-07 03:00:13

By Hicken, Robb When DK Commercial began looking for a new VoIP (Voice-over- Internet Protocol) system three years ago it checked out all the products on the market. "We interviewed all the vendors, and everyone has their phone systems," said Debbie Martin, principal of DK Commercial in Meridian.

2008-07-01 09:00:56

By Jennifer Jacob, The Meridian Star, Miss. Jul. 1--Ever since the Meridian Public School District announced that it will be opening a new ninth grade building at Meridian High School for the 2009-2010 school year, many people have been wondering the same thing.

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Prime Meridian
2013-02-19 15:54:46

A prime meridian is a meridian, i.e. a line of longitude, at which the definition of longitude is zero degrees. A prime meridian and its opposite in a 360 degree-system, the 180th meridian, create a great circle. This great circle separates the sphere into two hemispheres. If one uses directions f East and West from a defined prime meridian, then they can be named Eastern and Western Hemisphere. A prime meridian is eventually arbitrary, unlike an equator, which is determined by the axis...

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Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.