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Earth's Ocean Eddies Are Mathematically Similar To Black Holes In Space
2013-09-23 14:42:00

[ Watch the Video: Common Thread Between Black Holes And Ocean Eddies ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists at the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule and University of Miami found that some of the largest ocean eddies on Earth are quite similar to the mysterious black holes of space. An ocean eddy is the swirling of a fluid and the reverse current created when the fluid flows past an obstacle. Our climate has influenced huge ocean eddies over 90-miles in...

2013-07-29 23:20:03

Save 25 percent on full-day Arkansas River rafting trips every Monday through Thursday for remainder of Colorado whitewater rafting season. Buena Vista, Colorado (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 River Runners, a whitewater rafting company on Colorado’s Upper Arkansas River, offers 25 percent Colorado whitewater rafting discount on full-day river trips every Monday through Thursday until August 29, 2013. The full-day Arkansas River rafting discount is good for family and advanced whitewater in...

2013-06-27 23:44:16

Boatbound, the first fully insured “pier-to-pier” boat rental marketplace in the United States announced today that they, in partnership with BOATERexam.com®, the leading provider of safe boater education and certification across the United States and Canada, will offer no cost boat safety and certification courses. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 Boatbound, the first fully insured peer-to-peer boat rental marketplace in the United States, will offer boaters in...

2012-08-03 23:01:49

Noah´s Ark has crafted a fun, affordable, stress-free family and newbie-friendly guided ducky trip down the class II whitewater section of Colorado´s Arkansas River called Fishermen´s Bridge. The five-mile paddle delights tweens to Baby Boomers with a hankering for soft adventure without the fear-factor of big whitewater rapids. It is also a perfect trip for experienced paddlers seeking a more intimate connection with the river. Buena Vista, CO (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 Get...

2011-05-20 06:30:00

Cottage Chores... We have staff for those! Family Fun... You have time for that! Fractional Ownership... Everyone can afford this! To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/whitewater-village/finalist-for-ottawas-tourism-partnership-award WHITEWATER VILLAGE LUXURY COTTAGE CLUB, ON, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Windmill Developments Group Ltd., one of Canada's leading green developers is proud to announce their Whitewater Village Luxury...

2011-04-05 10:44:00

MONTREAL, April 5 /PRNewswire/ - The Quebec Whitewater Kayaking Federation is holding the Whitewater Grand Prix, a 6-stage world championship in Quebec, from May 1(st) to May 14(th) 2011. 28 of the world's best paddlers will compete in a multi-disciplined competition on spectacular whitewater across Quebec. The event includes past and present World Champions of whitewater racing and Freestyle. The races include a Time-Trial down a steep section of slides and waterfalls, a Giant...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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