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2014-01-14 08:25:50

LONDON, January 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. On Monday, January 13, 2014, the U.S. equity market finished on a negative note. The S&P 500 ended the day at 1,819.20, down 1.26%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 16,257.94, down 1.09%; and the NASDAQ Composite Index finished at 4,113.31, down 1.47%. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index fell 1.90% to close the session at 629.63; and the...

2013-11-07 23:02:21

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Offshore Drilling Industry in Europe to 2016 - Norway a Driving Force for the European Offshore Drilling Industry, Reserves and Development Projects London (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Summary GBI Research, a leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research, “Offshore Drilling Industry in Europe to 2016 - Norway a Driving Force for the European Offshore Drilling Industry, Reserves and Development...

Deepwater Horizon's Lasting Impacts On The Gulf Of Mexico
2013-09-26 05:06:55

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Deepwater Horizon disaster could have a lasting impact on the Gulf of Mexico, according to a new paper suggesting that the region’s deep-sea soft-sediment ecosystem could take decades to recover from the 2010 oil spill. The authors claim that their study, which was printed last month by the online journal PLoS ONE, provides comprehensive results on the spill’s effect on deep-water communities at the base of the Gulf’s...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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