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2013-10-21 23:00:48

The Intelligent Community Forum's Smart21 range from the huge urban metropolis of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to the small rural town of Mitchell, USA. The Smart21 employ Internet broadband services and other information and communications technology to improve economic as well as social opportunities for the entire community. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 The Intelligent Community Forum names the world’s Smart21 Communities of 2014 and this select group of communities is...

2013-09-26 13:42:36

New research underscores the essential role of cardiologists in Brazil As the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the Brazilian Society of Cardiology (BSC) team up to deliver key cardio messages at the 68th BSC Congress in Rio de Janeiro (28 September to 1 October 2013), new research underscores the essential role of cardiology specialists in Brazil. Cerebrovascular disease (CBVD) remains the leading cause of death in Rio de Janeiro, with poverty, poor fitness and education levels,...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.