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2012-07-19 23:02:56

CampingSurvival.com has announced the launch of a new social media hub geared to women interested in being proactive in home care and safety. The "Camping Survival for Women" Facebook page includes a wide range of topics including personal and family safety, sustainable home care, preparation for power outages and natural disasters, as well as wilderness camping and urban survival. Fulton, NY (PRWEB) July 19, 2012 CampingSurvival.com, which recently surged past 50,000 Facebook fans, has...

2012-07-16 23:00:31

Double Sleeping Bag Shop gets involved in the summer sales! Savvy shoppers waiting until the summer sales before they update their camping equipment and double sleeping bags for their 2012 camping trips (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 Many savvy shoppers are saving money by making the decision to wait for the summer sales to begin before making their purchase of a double sleeping bag. Shoppers are saving a lot of money, up to 75% depending on where they shop by waiting for many branded products to...

2012-07-14 23:02:28

A 5000 person survey by Travelodge in June found the popularity of the ℠staycation´ is still rising, leading more people to discover adventure holidays in the UK which feature camping and The Double Sleeping Bag Shop sales figures back up this research (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 Gift experience websites have recently seen a boom in the bookings of adventure and nature experiences which in turn has led to people choosing to camp, a great cost effective way of getting back to nature....

2012-07-08 23:00:16

Never in the history of flight has a pilot flown 475 miles using only the sun and a small wing attached to their body. Zapata, TX (PRWEB) July 08, 2012 Dustin Martin, US Hang Gliding Champion, and Jonny Durand, an Australian RedBull athlete, smashed the World Hang Gliding Open Distance record with a powerless flight of over 474 miles from Zapata, Texas, to east of Lubbock. The previous record had been set almost a decade ago by Austrian world champion, Manfred Ruhmer, who flew 435 miles,...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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