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Name Of A New Parasitoid Wasp Species Inspired By 'Kill Bill' Character
2013-03-19 13:18:07

Pensoft Publishers 1 of 3 recently discovered wasp species was named after Beatrix Kiddo, referring to the deadly parasitoid practices of the animal Parasitoid wasps of the family Braconidae are known for their deadly reproductive habits. Most of the representatives of this group have their eggs developing in other insects and their larvae, eventually killing the respective host, or in some cases immobilizing it or causing its sterility. Three new species of the parasitoid wasp genus...

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2009-10-02 12:39:28

Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino says he is working on a third installment of his blood-soaked Kill Bill movie series, starring Uma Thurman. The Guardian newspaper quoted Tarantino as saying on an Italian talk show this week that he is planning to release Kill Bill: Vol. 3 in 2014. The Bride will fight again, Tarantino said on Parla con Me. I think me and Uma needed a 10-year break, the filmmaker said. I love the character and I think she deserved 10 years of peace. She deserved 10 years...

2009-06-11 10:21:00

NEW YORK, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV will celebrate the work of legendary action movie star David Carradine with a marathon featuring some of his iconic characters on Saturday, June 13 (2:00pm-3:00am ET/PT). A Golden Globe(R) and Emmy(R)-nominated actor who was given a star on Hollywood Blvd's "Walk of Fame," Carradine's career spanned five decades with dozens of memorable roles ranging from the "Kung Fu" television series (1972-1975) to Quentin Tarantino's classic "Kill Bill" films....


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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