Quantcast

Latest Susan Hayes Stories

Homo Floresiensis Facial Reconstruction Revealed
2012-12-12 06:09:02

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One of the major features of the Australian Archaeological Association's (AAA) Conference at the University of Wollongong this week was the unveiling of the face of Homo floresiensis — popularly known as the "Hobbit." Hosted by UOW´s Centre for Archaeological Science, which was created in 2010 to develop, integrate and apply modern scientific methods to the questions of human evolution, the conference consists of over 400...

2011-05-03 08:00:00

NEW YORK, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global public relations leader Porter Novelli today announced that Susan Hayes has been named global director of health, effective immediately. Hayes replaces Barbara DeBuono, M.D., M.P.H. in this role, who recently left the agency to head a New York-based nonprofit group. In addition to her global role, Hayes will lead the health care practice of the agency's New York office. "Susan has been instrumental in rebuilding our global health capability,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
Related