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2009-09-24 13:18:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Energy Under Secretary of Science Steven Koonin will be the keynote speaker at Platts Global Energy Outlook Forum, "The Outlook for Sustainability: Charting a Course Amidst Economic, Geopolitical and Environmental Challenges," on December 2 at The McGraw-Hill Companies headquarters in New York City. The Forum is being held in conjunction with the 11th annual Platts Global Energy Awards. "Sustainable energy for generations to come cannot be...

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.