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2009-04-23 11:35:00

Dutch researchers have developed computer-generated technology to better aid the growing urgency for scientists to improve ways of forecasting climate change.

2008-09-12 17:03:37

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2008-07-10 15:00:08

To: ENTERTAINMENT EDITORS Contact: Joshua Weinberg, +1-240-662-5274, cell, +1-240-328- 3988, joshua_weinberg@discovery.com, or Alison Threadgill, +1-240- 662-6135, cell, +1-240-678-5702, alison_threadgill@discovery.com, both of Discovery Communications SILVER SPRING, Md., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- You've heard the dire warning; you've seen the detailed PowerPoint; you've even bought that light bulb with the swirls, but how about some real action? Now the world's leading scientists meet three...


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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