Latest Atlantis Stories

2011-07-19 09:00:00

The last flight of the US space shuttle program turned towards home early this morning when Atlantis commander Chris Ferguson and pilot Doug Hurley pulled away from the International Space Station.

2011-07-18 10:20:00

As the shuttle Atlantis noses back towards planet Earth, many would-be astronauts will look towards the stars and wonder if their chance to fly in orbit will ever be fulfilled.

2011-07-12 05:45:00

The US government is laying the groundwork for an entire new industry to service satellites in orbit.

2011-03-13 06:45:00

An international team of researchers may have finally located the true site of Atlantis - the legendary city believed destroyed by a tsunami thousands of years ago - in southern Spain.

2011-02-14 13:36:00

SYMBOL: DFI VANCOUVER, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ - Diamond Fields International Ltd.

2011-01-26 14:11:40

Everybody who has been aboard a ship has heard the advice: if you feel unsteady, look at the horizon.

2011-01-05 09:00:00

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For teenagers at Atlantis, Paradise lsland, Bahamas, the new $11 million cutting-edge CRUSH that opened on January 1, 2011, takes the traditional teen club concept to new levels of imagination and innovation.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.