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2014-07-14 23:03:06

Felicity Philp pens new cookbook with her best friends inspired by their healthy lifestyle change. Toowoomba, Australia (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Felicity Philp was diagnosed with the autoimmune disease Scleroderma in 2001, when she was 29 years old. Instead of letting her health issues decrease her quality of life, she simply changed the types of food she was eating and began to see a difference in the way she felt. Felicity, along with her two friends and business partners, Julie Reardon...

2014-02-19 23:03:56

Dr. Peter William Clement calls on Catholic theologians to consider scientific evidence or abandon their beliefs Chicoppe, Massachusetts (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 As science and our awareness of the world have changed, so have many of society’s most dearly held perceptions. However, according to Dr. Peter William Clement, Catholicism seems to have ignored these discoveries and trends. Because Catholic theologians have failed to revise and rebuild the intellectual architecture of their...

2014-02-12 16:25:29

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Philomena Lee, whose search for the son taken from her for forced adoption as a toddler is the subject of the Academy Award nominated feature film "Philomena" was honored Tuesday (Feb. 11) by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti with a Certificate of Recognition for her compassionate campaign to aid 2000 other women dealing with the same tragedy. "I am proud to welcome Ms. Philomena Lee to Los Angeles," he stated in the proclamation, "I am...

2014-02-05 23:00:07

Literary work reveals the findings of author Peter William Clement validating his argument that this world has ‘No Need for God.’ Chicopee, Mass. (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Author Peter William Clement’s new book, “No Need for God” devotes itself to provide answers to the questions which people have tried to answer since the dawn of civilization: “Where do we come from?” “Where are we going to?” “What are we here for?” “What the hell's it all about?” In his...

Archaeologists Unearth Ancient Roman Period Mansion On Mt. Zion
2013-09-18 09:14:04

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When archaeologists are excavating sites in a long-inhabited urban area like Jerusalem, they are accustomed to noting complexities such as how various occupying civilizations layer over one another during the site's continuous use over millennia. However, when an area has been abandoned for intermittent periods, the finds in those areas might be paradoxically even richer as some layers have been buried and remain undisturbed by...

2013-08-20 23:29:18

Valens is a Steering Member of the HDcctv Alliance®, leading the HDcctv CX™ physical layer standard. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Valens, a leading provider of semiconductor products for the distribution of uncompressed HD content, and high-definition surveillance standards body HDcctv Alliance Limited, today announced that Valens has become a Steering Member of the HDcctv Alliance. Valens is taking positions on the Alliance's Board of Directors and championing the...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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