The word red is a noun. Red means (1) the quality or state of the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood, (2) emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries, (3) the amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue.
Red is also an adjective that means (1) characterized by violence or bloodshed, (2) red with or characterized by blood, (3) having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies, (4) (especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word red.
The American Red Cross was founded by Clara Barton in 1881 as an emergency response organization. Today the Red Cross also helps the needy, supports military families, collects and distributes blood, provides educational programs, and works abroad. The website provides a history of the organization, news about Red Cross activities, volunteer opportunities, a museum, a store, publications and more.
Red Herring was originally a magazine that began in 1993 in California. The website was launched in 2003. The mission of Red Herring is to cover innovation, technology, financing, and entrepreneurial activity. They research companies and new technologies and try to provide thorough and balanced information about them. The website can be searched by latest news, type of industry, and more.
The IFRC was founded in Paris in 1919 during the aftermath of WWI. Before that, the Red Cross was founded in 1859. The IFRC works in four areas: promoting humanitarian values; disaster response; disaster preparedness; and community health care. Users can find out about the history, volunteering, donating, jobs, meetings, publications, how to help and much more on the website.
This appetizing plate of hors d'oeuvres is ready for a party. Bread is cut into small pieces for a bite of brie cheese, blue cheese, or spreadable cheese. Grapes and figs add a little sweetness to the flavor.
Raspberries can be divided into categories by the season in which they produce, as well as the color of the fruit. Learn more about raspberry varieties with this helpful guide.
Browse this aerospace firm directory for information about aerospace companies in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a red turboprop aircraft flying in a blue sky with cumulus clouds.
Browse this Chinese restaurant directory for information about Chinese restaurants in the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts chopsticks and red hot sauce in a Chinese restaurant.
Visit this clocks manufacturer directory for information about clock manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The illustration on this page depicts a vintage red alarm clock.
Visit this compound plastics manufacturer directory for information about compound plastic manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The photo on this page shows a scattering of red thermoplastic pellets.
Visit this chimneys and supplies retailer directory for information about chimney and chimney supplies retailers in the United States. The photo on this web page depicts a red brick chimney with four flues.
Visit this costume jewelry retailer directory to find costume jewelry retailers in the United States. The photograph on this page depicts a faux pearl necklace on red satin.
This map of Bermuda shows the towns of Hamilton, Saint George, and Somerset, as well as The Flatts Village. Wade International Airport is located on Saint Davids Island, at Kindley Field. Major roads in Bermuda are shown in red.
Butcher block counter tops can be made in a variety of woods and add warmth to any kitchen. They are often custom-made and are most often made from hard rock maple and red oak.
Raspberries are a composite fruit which is red in color and both sweet and tart. They are traditionally available in mid-summer. This site features helpful information about growing and using raspberries.
The national flag of the Russian Federation is a simple design of wide horizontal bands of white, blue, and red from top to bottom. This current flag is actually the original design.
The United States flag features 50 stars on a blue background in the left-hand corner, along with thirteen alternating red and white stripes. The 50 stars stand for the fifty current states.
Located in southwestern Utah, Bryce Canyon is technically not a canyon at all, but a collection of stunning red and orange rock formations called hoodoos which were formed by stream erosion.
The following articles provide recent red-related news.
Teens who choose to spend time alone may know what's best for them, according to new research that suggests solitude isn't a red flag for isolation or depression.
Science Daily. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 16:33:39 EDT.
PARIS (AFP) - Human appetites are pushing makos and other iconic sharks to the brink of extinction, scientists warned in a new assessment of the apex predator's conservation status.
Straits Times. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 20:34:48 +0800.
A humanitarian convoy of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) carrying humanitarian aid is on its way to the territory of the Donetsk region uncontrolled by Kyiv, the Ukrainian State Border Guard Service said on Thursday. ...
Helen Mukhina. Kyiv Post. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 11:11:42 +0000.