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2010-03-27 11:20:00

The National Science Board (NSB) is pleased to announce the two recipients of its 2010 NSB Public Service Award:  scientist Nalini M. Nadkarni, and the education network called Expanding Your Horizons (EYH). "We are pleased to recognize Nalini for her outstanding and truly unique achievements in bringing her research to the public," said Steven Beering, NSB Chairman. "Not only has she been a leader in the forest canopy research field, but she has actively engaged in forging connections...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin