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2011-05-13 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Does all of the excitement around Thor, a movie from Marvel Studios and Paramount Pictures, make you want to visit Asgard yourself? Now you can in Gazillion Entertainment's family friendly massively multiplayer online game Super Hero Squad Online! With the new Asgard expansion, kids of all ages can take on the role of Classic Thor, Ultimate Thor, Valkyrie, or Gladiator Hulk. And since this free-to-play online Marvel kids game is accessible...

2011-05-03 05:00:00

BURBANK, Calif., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Buena Vista Records will release the original motion picture soundtrack for Thor on May 3, 2011. The album features the original music composed by Patrick Doyle ("Henry V," "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire") marking the ninth time Doyle has teamed with director Kenneth Branagh. The score was recorded at Air Lyndhurst Studio in London, and was performed by The London Symphony Orchestra conducted by James Shearman. Patrick Doyle's long-time...

2011-04-04 08:30:00

DALLAS, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of Super Heroes®, maybe they should be called Slurpee® heroes. When the first Super Hero® movie of the year hits the big screen, you can be sure a 7-Eleven® fun-filled Slurpee promotion, with collectible cups, straws and a crazy-colored flavor, isn't far behind ... or in many cases, out in front of the U.S. premiere. (Photo:...

2010-11-11 05:10:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See content from Statoil at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/CustomLink/CustomLinks.aspx?GUID=870d64c3-12af-422f-9a99-5675e9b72dd7&bhcp=1&alertid=f1962b1c-fd45-400b-89e6-dd4036ca8aa7# Statoil and its partners on Asgard have opted for subsea gas compression to help recover the big remaining reserves in this Norwegian Sea field. Subsea gas compression has also been assessed on Gullfaks and for the Ormen Lange field together with operator Shell....

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2009-09-28 21:17:18

Jaimie Alexander and Colm Feore have signed up for roles in Kenneth Branagh's big-screen Hollywood adaptation of the Marvel comic book, Thor. Alexander is to play Sif, a skilled Asgardian warrior and one of Thor's love interests, while Feore is to portray a villain whose identity is being kept tightly under wraps, The Hollywood Reporter said. Chris Hemsworth is to play the titular Norse god and Natalie Portman his human love, Jane Foster. The movie is slated for U.S. theatrical release May...


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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter's Moon Callisto -- With a diameter of over 4,800 km (2,985 miles), Callisto is the third largest satellite in the solar system and is almost the size of Mercury. Callisto is the outermost of the Galilean satellites, and orbits beyonds Jupiter's main radiation belts. It has the lowest density of the Galilean satellites (1.86 grams/cubic centimeter). Its interior is probably similar to Ganymede except the inner rocky core is smaller, and this core is surrounded by a large icy...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'