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2014-06-05 12:22:06

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OHL Chief Customer Officer (CCO), Scott McWilliams will be speaking at the upcoming Eye for Transport (EFT) 3PL Summit. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110708/CL31865LOGO "3PL Summit has always been a great event to network and share best practice lessons learned and trends with others in the logistics industry," says Scott McWilliams, OHL Chief Customer Officer. "Speaking at this year's conference was a welcomed opportunity for...

2010-03-25 09:51:03

Tests show migratory birds choose most beneficial berries KINGSTON, R.I. -- Want to know what kinds of foods prevent disease? Then watch what migratory birds eat during their stopovers on Block Island. Two University of Rhode Island scientists believe that birds choose certain berries because they offer protection against oxidative stress that occurs during long flights. Oxidative stress can lead to inflammation and a variety of diseases in birds and humans. The team's preliminary findings...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'