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2015-01-14 12:22:15

HOUSTON, Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced details of its new plan to reduce methane emissions from the U.S.

2015-01-14 08:20:36

Company's "Good Spirited" initiative orchestrates fuel-efficient solutions with fewer trucks on the highways HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan.

2014-12-29 12:21:10

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2014-12-05 08:20:58

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Laurence H. Tribe, professor of constitutional law at Harvard Law School and the Carl M.

2014-12-02 23:02:25

In detailed comments submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) said that "solar contributes to a balanced portfolio of energy

2014-12-02 16:22:33

On Eve of ALEC Conference for Lawmakers, Issue Brief Outlines Radical Group's Agenda to Gut EPA and State Environmental Safeguards; 111 Groups Urge State Legislators to Shun ALEC and Its Pro-Pollution

2014-12-01 16:21:39

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) filed comments today expressing deep and serious concerns about the EPA's proposed Clean Power Plan.


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Current Sea Level Rise
2013-04-01 10:39:21

The sea levels all around the world are rising. Current sea-level rise has the potential to affect human populations and the natural environment. Two key factors have contributed to the observed sea level rise. The first is thermal expansion: as the ocean water warms, it expands. The second is from the influence of land-based ice because of increased melting. The major store of water on land is found in the glaciers and the ice sheets. The rising of sea levels is one of several lines of...

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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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