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2014-08-01 23:04:49

Clean Crawls, a crawl space cleaning and attic insulation company serving the greater Seattle area, recently released an article explaining the 5 indications that crawl space or attic insulation should be replaced. Everett, WA (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 “When insulation goes bad,” Clean Crawls says, “It creates a problem throughout your entire home.“ In a newly released article entitled, “5 Signs That Your Crawl Space or Attic Insulation Needs To Be Replaced,” Clean Crawls...

2014-08-01 23:03:52

Longtime leader in commercial and industrial grade lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 180 watt portable LED work light. This new portable, stackable LED work light provides high light output. 360° coverage, and extreme durability within a portable aluminum frame. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 The WAL-STK-3X600E portable work area LED light from Larson Electronics provides a 16,200 lumen floodlight beam covering a complete 360° work area...

2014-07-31 23:22:09

Confident Aire, Inc., an HVAC Company located in the Far West Suburbs of Chicagoland announces discounts on sump pumps and generators aimed at helping homeowners avoid disaster from violent storms during August, the rainiest month of the year in the Chicago area. Batavia, Illinois (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Did you know that in the Chicago area, August is the rainiest month of the year? According to the National Weather Service, Chicago receives on average 3 to 7 inches of rainfall during this...

2014-07-31 23:21:23

USHIO America’s Solid State Lighting Group, a leader in the specialty and general lighting marketplaces, today announced the launch of its Uphoria LED Downlight Retrofit kits. These will allow users to transform existing, inefficient lamp-based downlights to sleek, energy-efficient integrated LED fixtures within minutes. Cypress, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 USHIO America’s Solid State Lighting Group, a leader in the specialty and general lighting marketplaces, today announced the launch...

2014-07-31 23:10:05

The Miracle Method Surface Refinishing exhibit at the APPA Conference and Exposition in San Diego, July 21-23, 2014, was a tremendous success. The company met with a record number of college and K-12 facility managers who were treated to a demonstration of how Miracle Method’s surface refinishing process is more affordable than traditional removal and replacement of tile and laminate surfaces in student housing and academic buildings. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Miracle...

2014-07-31 23:01:48

Jeremiah’s Tavern in Rochester, NY is using reclaimed barn siding from Pioneer Millworks on the exterior of their newest restaurants and bringing more storied wood inside with mixed reclaimed softwoods flooring. Farmington, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Jeremiah’s Tavern joins other renowned restaurants incorporating Pioneer Millworks’ reclaimed wood to create a unique atmosphere and highlight their commitment to the environment. Their newest location features reclaimed barn siding on...

2014-07-31 23:01:45

New Energy Works’ fine woodworking group, NEWwoodworks, introduces a new website to educate the public on the products their craftsmen produce. Shortsville, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 NEWwoodworks, fine woodworking group at New Energy Works Timberframers, is expanding their brand presence with a website dedicated to highlighting their craft and their people. For over 20 years, NEWwoodworks has specialized in handcrafted cabinetry, furniture, stairs, doors, and other custom designed...

2014-07-31 12:29:41

MONONA, Iowa, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For its innovative modular Biomedical Research building in Bay Area, California, Art's-Way Scientific has earned a Modular Building Institute (MBI) 2014 Award of Distinction. With competition in over 30 categories, MBI's contest is the commercial modular industry's premier awards program for MBI members, which include building manufacturers, dealers, and product and service providers. "This project is an excellent example the capability...

2014-07-31 12:26:03

NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from McGraw Hill Construction (http://www.construction.com) published in its Project Delivery Systems SmartMarket Report reveals that while owners, architects and contractors in the buildings sector all agree that the choice of a delivery system on a project impacts project cost, schedule and the potential for overall client satisfaction, perspectives on which of the three established delivery systems can best deliver these and other...

2014-07-31 12:24:12

PORT-DANIEL - GASCONS, QC, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - McInnis Cement announced that the financial structure of its new generation cement plant under construction in the Gaspé region has been completed. National Bank of Canada, as sole bookrunner of the bank syndicate, has confirmed the availability of a $360M loan for the project. This amount is in addition to the $500M in equity from private and public investors including the joint venture formed by the groupe Beaudier and La Caisse de...


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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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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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