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2011-12-06 19:15:00

Fans of Eden Unger Bowditch's middle grade Young Inventors Guild trilogy lined up outside the Cairo American College Book Fair a half hour before it even opened. Learn more about the series at http://www.younginventorsguild.com. Cairo, Egypt (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 There was a touch of chaos at the Cairo American College Book Fair on Sunday, December 4. Before the event begun, young readers lined up outside, anxious to meet one of their favorite authors: Eden Unger Bowditch, whose The...

2011-10-18 20:37:08

TAU researchers use computers to reassemble the world's largest medieval library A well-known collection of historical texts, the Cairo Genizah is one of the most valuable sources of primary documents for medieval historians and religious scholars. The 350,000 fragments found in the Genizah include not only religious texts, but also social and commercial documents, dating from the 9th to 19th century. But the collection is scattered among 70 institutions worldwide, including libraries in...

2011-08-01 07:00:00

LONDON, August 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Cairo Ranks Top; NYC, 'The City That Never Sleeps', 32nd - Has the Big Apple become the Big Sleep? - "This will confirm fears that New York has grown sleepy." - Ranking of world's 24-hour cities based on analysis of 120 million online interactions The city that never sleeps has been caught napping by a global study of the world's most 24-hour cities. The study names Cairo, the strife-torn capital of...

2011-07-28 02:30:00

CAIRO, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omidyar Network announced today its support of the Arab Techies Network Workshop, which began today in Cairo. The four-day workshop is bringing together more than 50 'techies' from across North Africa and the Middle East to discuss and collaborate on ways in which social media and technology can strengthen civil society and encourage citizen participation in societal affairs. Omidyar Network is underwriting the cost of the event. This is the region's...

2011-07-21 12:20:42

'Facebook revolutionaries' find challenges outside virtual world Despite helping to push Hosni Mubarak and his regime from power, Egypt's liberals and pro-democracy activists are having trouble moving from revolution to politics, according to a recent article in the World Policy Journal (published by SAGE). In this in-depth look at the Egyptian political landscape, the article's author, Jenna Krasjeki, examines various groups vying for influence and public support in the run-up to elections...

2011-06-13 07:59:00

CAIRO, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent Investment and Commitments From HP, Cisco and Motorola Reinforce Strength of Egypt's ICT Sector - Hewlett-Packard (HP) and ITIDA sign MoU providing world-class training to Egyptian hardware companies - Cisco invests $10million to seed sustainable job creation and economic growth in Egypt - Motorola expands regional operations in Egypt Egypt continues to prove its appeal as...


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lunula
  • 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.
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