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2014-06-20 23:09:32

All New "John Carter Warlord of Mars" Adventure Web Comic Strip Just Launched – Also with Spanish Language Version Tarzana, CA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., the company founded by the author to protect and maintain his original literary creations, announced today that Burroughs’ first adventure hero – John Carter of Mars – will star in an all-new digital comic strip series to be penned by legendary comics scribe Roy Thomas and illustrated by renowned...

2014-05-20 23:05:00

Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Reacquires Comic Book and Comic Strip Rights from Disney Subsidiary Marvel Entertainment. Dynamite to Create New Content and Publish Library Tarzana, CA and Mt. Laurel, NJ (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., the company founded by the author to protect and maintain his literary creations, and one of the comics industry's leaders, Publisher Dynamite Entertainment, announced today a comprehensive agreement that will see the return of...

2009-06-13 11:47:19

Actor Taylor Kitsch and actress Lynn Collins have reportedly joined the cast of the upcoming U.S. film John Carter of Mars. The Hollywood Reporter said Friday that Kitsch, known for his role as Tim Riggins on the TV series Friday Night Lights, has been tabbed to play the title character of the film being directed for Disney. The film, which will be directed by Finding Nemo director Andrew Stanton, will follow a Civil War veteran who suddenly finds himself mired in a battle between two races...

2005-07-02 10:39:06

Astrobiology Magazine -- The latest movie incarnation of H.G. Wells's "The War of the Worlds" hits theaters today. Steven Spielberg's version of this classic tale is sure to scare (or at least entertain) millions of people as they watch aliens try to invade Earth. Early movies relied on our nearest neighbors "“ Mars and Venus "“ to supply a steady stream of aliens that, one way or another, sought to conquer our world. But scientific findings in the later half of the twentieth...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.