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2012-08-21 00:57:27

Scientists today described development of a new fuel mixture to ease the major air pollution and cost problems facing cruise ships, oil tankers and container ships. These vessels tend to burn the cheapest and most highly polluting form of diesel fuel. Their report was part of the 244th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific society, being held here this week. George N. Harakas, Ph.D., explained that large ships have slow-speed...

2012-07-31 23:00:31

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "While one third of all diagnosed mesothelioma victims are Veterans of the US Navy another third could be retired individuals, who worked at a oil refinery, shipyard, a chemical manufacturing facility, or a power plant. Typically we hear from a wife, a son, or a daughter, who are trying to figure out how to help their loved one. We want all victims, or families dealing with a mesothelioma diagnosis to understand the average mesothelioma victim we talk to...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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