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2012-08-25 09:14:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online Smokers trying to fight the urge to light up a cigarette might want to do a little walking or bike riding, as a new study suggests that exercise could help suppress nicotine cravings. University of Exeter exercise and health psychology professor Adrian A. Taylor and colleagues analyzed 19 previous clinical trials and found a correlation between physical activity and reduced cravings among smokers, Amy Norton of Reuters...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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