Latest Amber Stories

2010-10-26 05:20:00

Researchers have discovered more than 700 new species of prehistoric insects in a 50-million-year-old amber deposit in India.

2010-10-14 12:31:00

LONGBOAT KEY, Fla., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanview Publishing announces that it has joined forces with Amber Entertainment for the development of feature films and other entertainment media formats from its catalog of titles.

2010-09-29 06:10:00

Chemical tests on teeth from an ancient burial site containing the 3,550-year-old remains of a teenage boy wearing a unique necklace unearthed near Stonehenge indicate that the person buried there grew up around the Mediterranean Sea.

2010-07-27 05:25:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeping children busy during the long summer holiday can be challenging for most parents.

2010-06-24 15:22:00

ALBANY, N.Y., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York State Broadcasters Association (NYSBA) announced today it will honor two TV executives -- WABC-TV President and General Manager Rebecca Campbell, and WNBC-TV President and General Manager Tom O'Brien -- and the NYC Taxi & Limousine Commission's Chief of Staff, Ira Goldstein for their role in broadcasting AMBER Alerts into 13,000 New York City taxis. They will be honored during lunch on Tuesday, June 29 at the NYSBA's 48th Executive...

2010-04-05 14:45:00

A 95-million-year-old amber deposit uncovered in Ethiopia, the first major discovery of its kind from the African continent, is helping scientists reconstruct an ancient tropical forest and gain new insights into an ecosystem once shared by dinosaurs.

2010-01-20 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- No nonsense is like your best friend -- wise, smart, listens to everything you have to say and offers solutions to everyday dilemmas. So, No nonsense decided to create a nationwide interactive campaign and contest that celebrates the bond between best friends.

2010-01-20 06:00:00

POMACLE, France, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ - Bioamber, a joint venture between US-based DNP Green Technology and France-based ARD (Agro-industrie Recherches et Developpements), announces the successful start-up and commissioning of the world's first bio-based succinic acid plant.

2010-01-13 17:26:00


2010-01-13 10:39:00

495 Children Recovered to Date WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.