Latest Stephen Hughes Stories

2010-12-01 11:25:00

Australian astrophysicist Stephen Hughes said that some UFO sightings could be explained by ball lightning and other atmospheric phenomena, according to a recent BBC News report. The scientists made a detailed study of an unusual event that took place in 2006 when large meteors were observed over Brisbane.  During the same time, another unidentified green object was seen to roll over nearby mountains. Hughes has theorized that the object was actually ball lightning. He believes that...

2009-11-19 15:45:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smart Balance, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMBL) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Hughes outlined several initiatives to drive growth and performance at the Citi Investment Research Small and Midcap Conference. The initiatives include a three-tier strategy to build market share in the company's core spreads category; expansion of products in the dairy aisle; and development of food and beverages to support healthy living under the newly launched...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.