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2011-12-14 08:00:00

Alan Moore collaborator on From Hell releases iPad-only graphic novel featuring British teddy boy character which helped inspire John Constantine Tokyo (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 When British comics writer Alan Moore first saw Eddie Campbellâs "In the Days of the Ace Rock ânâ Roll Club" in 1982, he wrote, âœEddie Campbell is, in my opinion, one of the most interesting talents, amateur or professional, working in comics at the...

2011-03-02 01:00:00

HOUSTON, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) today reported full year 2010 net income, as adjusted of $57.4 million compared to $41.1 million for 2009. Adjusted EBITDA for the full year was $124.8 million compared to $64.6 million last year. "During 2010 and to date, we have successfully launched an onshore drilling program in the United States, received field development approval at Bacchus and East Rochelle in the United...

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2010-07-15 09:00:00

The Leonardo Da Vinci masterpiece the Mona Lisa has once again become the subject of scientific research, joining a half-dozen other works by the Italian Renaissance painter in a new study that applied X-ray technology to study the artistic shading technique known as sfumato. Sfumato is one of four canonical painting modes utilized during the Renaissance period, is similar to the low-contrast concept used in photography. It is formed from the Italian word meaning "to smoke" and works using...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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