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2013-08-08 23:02:00

Gopher extermination service now available through Rodent Guys for Sun Valley,

Fly Through Valles Marineris On Mars
2013-07-15 11:38:00

Glide through part of the largest canyon on Mars, Valles Marineris, in this stunning color movie from ESA's Mars Express.

2013-06-18 23:15:30

The first phase of Renaissance Villages, Moreno Valley, an EB-5 project, breaks ground with many of its EB-5 investors in attendance. Moreno Valley, CA (PRWEB)

2013-06-04 23:19:04

The Bob and Renee Parsons Foundation today announced Laura Mitchell, former Chief Financial and Operations Officer for Make-A-Wish Arizona, will assume the role of Executive Director.

2013-05-15 23:27:19

Edina Realty's experienced agent has created a website for buyers to use when looking for Apple Valley Real Estate. Apple Valley, MN (PRWEB) May 15, 2013

2013-05-07 23:31:50

An Arizona waxing location is giving students new ways to save on hair removal. Oro Valley, AZ (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 European Wax Center Oro Valley is

2013-02-11 16:17:40

A study of the Umpqua River basin in the Oregon Coast Range helps explain natural processes behind the width of valleys and provides potentially useful details for river restoration efforts designed to improve habitats for coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch).

2012-12-28 15:12:05

New Geosphere articles include additions to several special issues "Results of IODP Exp313: The History and Impact of Sea-level Change Offshore New Jersey"; "The ANDRILL McMurdo Ice Shelf (MIS) and Southern McMurdo Sound (SMS) Drilling Projects"; "Exploring the Deep Sea and Beyond: Contributions to Marine Geology in Honor of William R. Normark"; and "CRevolution 2: Origin and Evolution of the Colorado River System II."


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.