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Tooth, Bone Analysis Yields New Revelations About Life Of Richard III

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In what is being hailed as the most complete forensic study ever conducted on a medieval monarch, experts from the University of Leicester and the British Geological Survey have uncovered...

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2014-08-18 23:02:32

Metal Seal Precision announced that they have resumed production following a fire that destroyed a portion of their plant in late July. No jobs were lost, as the company paid all employees full salary and benefits, and everyone is back to work. Mentor, Ohio (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Metal Seal Precision, Ltd. today announced that it has resumed production following a fire on Friday July 25, 2014 that caused over $50 million in damage and destroyed about one third of its plant in Mentor, OH....

2014-08-14 08:26:51

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Betty Boop(TM), international animation icon and leading lady, together with Animal Logic Entertainment and Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment today announced their plan to develop and produce Betty Boop's first feature-length film. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135232 Partnering with Fleischer Studios, Animal Logic and Syco Entertainment will produce a music-driven hybrid animated comedy featuring universally adored screen...

2014-08-11 16:24:13

Sennheiser Technology Enables Visitors to Experience a Unique, Multi-Faceted Journey of the Artist's Sound and Style CHICAGO, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 23rd, the 'David Bowie Is' exhibition makes its U.S. debut at Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA). The exhibition, meticulously curated by the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum in London, explores the incredibly diverse work of one of the greatest artists of our time. For each of the exhibits, including the...

2014-08-08 08:25:03

Encourages social action through TakePart.com NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenneth Cole, a pioneer in the fashion industry who has consistently demonstrated a deep commitment to social change for over 30 years, is introducing a new campaign for fall, LOOK GOOD, FOR GOOD. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134658 Building upon the company's heritage of promoting "style with a purpose," as well as Kenneth Cole's personally vested interest in raising awareness for...

2014-08-06 16:26:42

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon Cowell, THE X FACTOR creator and judge, sits down with veteran newsman Dan Rather for a frank and open interview, where he discusses aspects of his career and events in his life that he has never publicly shared before on AXS TV's THE BIG INTERVIEW, Monday, August 25 at 8pE/5pP. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73907 In the hour-long interview, Rather questions Cowell about the major facets of his life from running a...

2014-08-06 08:27:36

Viral Venice Videos contest is open to any student, anywhere, to celebrate art, creativity and community. Honoring the Boys and Girls Club of Venice, a blue ribbon panel of jurors includes educators, filmmakers and actors. Entries must be posted on YouTube by September 15th. VENICE, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hal's Bar & Grill, V-SCAPE, and Missionlines.com are pleased to announce a contest open to students of all ages, anywhere in the world, to create thirty-second videos based...

2014-08-04 12:25:29

NEW YORK, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roger Hodgson, legendary vocalist and singer-songwriter from Supertramp, is heading back to North America for a series of fall dates. Following extensive tours of Europe and South America, Hodgson kicks off his North American tour on Nov. 4th in Wabash, Indiana. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140804/132846 Hodgson co-founded the progressive rock band Supertramp in 1969 and was with them for 14 years. He helped define a generation of...

2014-08-04 08:24:41

Winery Offers Consumers a Chance to Win "2014 TRAPICHE MASTER YOUR KITCHEN" Sweepstakes SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trapiche winery today announced its wine partnership with MASTERCHEF on FOX with the launch of the "2014 Trapiche Master Your Kitchen" Sweepstakes. As a Season Five partner, Trapiche will have several appearances on the show, commercials and digital ads on FOX.com, Hulu and On Demand running throughout MASTERCHEF Season Five. Logo -...

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2014-08-03 05:33:43

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Mathematics are a part of everything in life. Algebra explains how we open soda bottles while trigonometry helps us with building things. Even simple arithmetic helps us to balance our budgets. Now, as it turns out, we learn once more just how crucial math is in our lives. According to a recent Center for Genomic Regulation (CRG) study, math can also explain biology, specifically in how fingers and toes form. The algorithm that...

2014-07-31 12:26:45

GUITAR CENTER 50TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT SERIES KICKS OFF SEPTEMBER 23RD PRESENTED BY GIBSON AND EPIPHONE LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Guitar Center is proud to announce Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators Live from the Sunset Strip presented by Gibson and Epiphone. The iconic guitarist is set to take over thee of Hollywood's most legendary venues, including The Troubadour, The Whisky and The Roxy in celebration of Guitar Center's 50(th)...


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2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

William Buckland
2013-10-14 14:04:00

William Buckland (March 12, 1784 – August 14, 1856) was an English theologian, ordained Anglican minister, geologist, and the prominent paleontologist of his day. He pioneered the use of fossilized feces, which he named “coprolites,” in the study and reconstruction of ancient ecosystems. Buckland is perhaps best known for naming and describing the very first recognized dinosaur fossil, the Megalosaurus, before the term “dinosaur” ever existed. Buckland was born at Axminster in...

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2012-04-25 18:46:59

Formal Aspects of Computing (FAC) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer Science+Business Media. It covers the area of formal methods and associated topics in computer science. The journal is associated with BCS-FACS (The British Computer Society Formal Aspects of Computing Science Specialist Group). FAC's editors-in-chief are Jim Woodcock and Cliff Jones. The main goal of the journal is to promote growth of computing science, to show its relation to practice and to...

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2010-02-03 13:44:47

Masiakasaurus, meaning "vicious lizard", is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (70 million years ago), and possibly existed until the end of the dinosaur reign (66 million years ago). The type species, M. knopfleri, was named after musician Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits, whose music inspired the expedition. Unlike most theropods, the front teeth of this small predator projected forward rather than straight down. This characteristic suggests that Masiakasaurus had a...

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2009-07-17 13:44:17

Thomas Harriot (c. 1560 - 1621) was an English astronomer. He was also a mathematician, ethnographer, and a translator. He is sometimes credited for introducing the potato to Great Britain and Ireland. He was also the first person to make an accurate drawing of the moon through a telescope. His drawing (July 26, 1609) was accomplished nearly four months before Galileo's. Harriot's surname is sometimes spelled Harriott, Hariot, or Heriot by different sources. Harriot was born in 1560 in...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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