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2010-02-19 05:18:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- New products typically get better with time and there is always room for improvement, no matter how efficient or useful a product may be when it first debuts.

2009-12-31 11:06:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2009-12-10 16:53:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Matthew L.

2009-11-13 11:00:00

Failure to correct repeated federal violations prompts agency action SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Justice, on behalf of the U.S.

2009-10-06 14:14:08

“Blue haze,” a common occurrence that appears over heavily forested areas around the world, is formed by natural emissions of chemicals, but human activities can worsen it to the point of affecting the world’s weather and even cause potential climate problems.

2009-10-05 10:28:57

Fine particle emissions have been the subject of heated debate for years. People who live near industrial plants see the smoke being discharged into the atmosphere and wonder how harmful it is. But visible emissions are not always the most harmful. The highest risk is posed by fine dust particles which can easily penetrate the human organism. These ultra-fine particles are difficult to measure, however, because they are less than 100 nanometers in diameter.

2009-09-23 06:45:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Togo's Eateries, Inc., the California sandwich chain known for its delicious made-to-order big and meaty sandwiches announced today the launch of an unprecedented Pastrami Guarantee with a new promotion entitled, "Togo's Pastrami Sandwich vs.

2009-09-03 05:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Firefighter Joe Frolick, Wayne Township Fire Department, will attempt to set the Ohio state record for the most consecutive skydives at the Start Skydiving drop zone in Lebanon, Ohio on September 4, 2009.


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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.