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130 Year Old Recordings By Alexander Graham Bell Restored
2011-12-27 12:42:09

Scientists, journalists and curators have all had to opportunity to listen to audio-recordings made by Alexander Graham Bell 130 years ago.

2011-11-04 07:00:00

AG Bell has partnered with The Townsend Group to sell its exhibits, sponsorship and advertising Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 04, 2011 The Alexander

2011-03-09 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) THURSDAY, MARCH 10: TELEPHONE INVENTED Profile America -- Thursday, March 10th.

2009-01-06 23:01:41

St. Louis Blues forward Paul Kariya had hip surgery Tuesday and will be out indefinitely. Kariya, 34, has played in only 11 contests this season, and not since a Nov. 5 game against Anaheim. He has two goals and 15 points.

2008-10-20 18:00:13

Canadians Liberal Party leader Stephane Dion said Monday afternoon he will give up the post once a successor is picked at a leadership convention. The Liberals have a policy convention scheduled for early May in Vancouver but that is expected to be moved up.

2008-09-17 15:00:23

CARTHAGE - Cape Breton fiddler Wendy MacIsaac and guitarist Patrick Gills will take the stage Thursday, Sept. 25, at Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center.

2006-05-16 17:10:16

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's minority Conservative government quickly went on the political offensive on Tuesday after an official investigation revealed more problems with a controversial long gun registry set up by the previous Liberal government.

2006-04-20 04:08:29

BEIJING (Reuters) - China denied on Thursday it is engaged in industrial espionage in Canada, calling accusations by Ottawa's foreign minister baseless and irresponsible.

2006-04-16 12:21:29

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian government is very worried by the extent of Chinese industrial espionage inside Canada and will raise its concerns with Beijing, Foreign Minister Peter MacKay said in an interview broadcast on Sunday.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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