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2011-03-22 05:10:00

AMSTERDAM, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Global Water Research Grows Nearly 30 Percent Annually During Past Decade The report "Confronting the Global Water Crisis through Research - 2010", carried out by Elsevier and released today, reveals the increasingly international and strategic nature of water resources research.

2010-06-29 07:51:00

LONDON, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Winning Projects to be Highlighted in Water Research The Reed Elsevier Environmental Challenge was launched today, inviting submissions of innovative ideas to improve access to safe and sustainable water supply for communities where access is presently at risk.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.