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Gallup Poll Shows American Concern About Climate Change Is Rising
2013-04-08 19:05:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Much like one theory surrounding the changing global temperatures -- Americans´ concern over climate change has gone in cycles -- rising for several years and falling for a few years. According to a new Gallup poll, Americans concerns on climate change are on the rise, with 58 percent of respondents saying they worry “a great deal” or a “fair amount” about global warming. “U.S. worry about...


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siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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