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Could Eating Less Meat Help Save The Planet?
2012-06-21 08:34:49

Altering our diets to include less beef, pork, and poultry and finding ways to recycle our organic waste during the agricultural process could help rebalance the carbon cycle and reduce the risk of reaching more severe levels of global climate change, claims a new study from the University of Exeter. If humanity's meat-eating habits continue as-is, the predicted rise in the global population could result in widespread ecological disaster, the university said in a June 19 statement....

2012-06-19 23:02:27

Businesses wanting to save on electricity this summer, can receive a free Power Consumption Analysis through Freedomfflow LLC. Some of the peak power consumption for businesses happens during June, July and August, but with Freedomfflow LLC´s program, businesses could see a guaranteed net savings of 8% with no capital outlay. (PRWEB) June 19, 2012 Freedomfflow LLC is announcing its “Savings for Summer” promotion, offering a free power consumption analysis to every business...

2012-05-12 23:00:53

Polestar Technologies (http://polestartech.com/), a leader in optical sensor research and technology development, recently won a $2.5M government contract from the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Deterrent Organization (JIEDDO) to develop a system for the stand-off detection of explosives hidden on a person. Needham Heights, MA (PRWEB) May 12, 2012 Polestar Technologies (http://polestartech.com/), a leader in optical sensor research and technology development, recently won a $2.5M...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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