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2012-07-10 02:26:15

MARYVILLE, Mo., July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Researchers at Langmuir Laboratory for Atmospheric Research at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in Socorro report new discoveries about lightning from data obtained in a funded research project established to measure stroke activity. The "Charles B. Moore Fund" was organized in 2010 through a $20,000 donation from the Lightning Protection Institute (LPI) in honor of the late Professor Charles B. Moore,...

2008-10-10 12:00:23

By David Steinberg Journal Staff Writer The Italian band Fiamma Fumana grew out of a disappointment and a wonderment. The band members were dismayed that traditional ballads of their region of northern Italy were dying out. And they were in awe of the female vocal tradition of the region known as Emilia Romagna, which sweeps up from the right bank of the Po River all the way to the Adriatic Sea. "There were very few younger people interested in this music," band member Alberto Cottica...