Latest Team Stories

2012-07-28 23:01:19

The release of user profile pages this week is the latest development in how uencounter.me — the web´s leading Virtual Pin Map platform — is improving user experience. Users now have the ability to share their personal pin maps, photos, and commentary with anyone via their profile page. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 28, 2012 Uencounter.me, a Virtual Pin Map and one of the newest geo-location web apps to hit the market released more new features this week. Working under the...

2012-04-14 23:02:55

“Team Ponte” invites runners to join America´s Finest City Half Marathon in San Diego; funds raised by the team will benefit Rancho Damacitas community group homes for children Temecula Valley, Calif. (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 As part of their ongoing “We Care” program, Ponte Winery invites the public to join their ongoing fight against child abuse and neglect by signing up to be a member of “Team Ponte.” The team will participate in America´s...

2011-11-14 08:00:00

Team members of online automotive superstore, Auto Parts Network (APN), recently attended the 2011 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV where they forged strong vendor relationships and found interest and support from major automotive brands. Weston, FL (PRWEB) November 14, 2011 Online automotive superstore, AutoPartsNetwork.com® (APNâ“ž¢), took its entire team to the November 1st 2011 Las Vegas SEMA and AAPEX automotive trade show to research new product...

2011-11-08 10:31:32

A 79-year-old collection of fungal cultures and the U.S. Forest Service's Northern Research Stationare part of a team that will sequence 1,000 fungal genomes in the next 5 years. Dan Lindner, a research plant pathologist with the Northern Research Station's Center for Forest Mycology Research (CFMR), is one of 13 scientists participating in the '1000 Fungal Genomes' project, which in collaboration with the Department of Energy's (DOE) Joint Genome Institute will sequence two species from...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'