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Latest Phase-out of incandescent light bulbs Stories

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2011-12-30 10:13:58

Thomas Edison’s most popular invention, the incandescent lightbulb may soon be fading into history.

The Incandescent Light Bulb Survives For Another Year
2011-12-17 06:28:00

Congressional leaders reached an agreement on Thursday that will effectively, if temporarily, nullify legislation passed in 2007 that would have outlawed traditional incandescent bulbs as early as next spring.


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prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.