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2014-05-17 06:15:29

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The prevailing wisdom for those with Type 2 diabetes is to eat three to six small meals a day in order to keep blood glucose (BG) levels even, instead of spiking as it does with fewer, or more irregular, meals. A new study from the Diabetes Centre, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic, however, reveals that two large meals – breakfast and lunch (with the same calorie count as the six smaller meals)...

2014-04-10 12:20:59

DES MOINES, Iowa, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Within the first 120 miles of driving her new car off the lot, Jen Harken was in the repair shop for the first of six visits over the next year. From a loose fuse to a bad fuel pump to a damaged o-ring, the mom-of two, chief carpooler and corporate communications manager, learned some important lessons about what rights she had, and didn't have, when it came to buying a car. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130122/CG45741LOGO-b...

Scientists Decipher Which Male Dance Moves Win Over The Ladies
2014-03-26 12:48:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have deciphered a code like no other, helping men understand just what a lady wants on the dance floor. Charles Darwin first proposed back in 1859 that certain male traits evolved due to sexual selection. Since then, scientists have theorized that females evaluate males largely on the quality of their movements, particularly if those movements contain a certain element of skill. Researchers from Northumbria University and...

Google Tries To Break Into The Living Room Again With Chromecast
2013-07-24 17:16:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As competitors Apple and Microsoft work behind the scenes to perfect their allegedly upcoming TV offerings, Google has just announced their newest entrant into the streaming market. Chromecast is a thumb drive-sized device that plugs into an HDMI port in the back of your existing television. Any Google device, Android or Chrome, can then stream content directly to the television without the need to buy a new television or set top box....

MorePhone: A Phone That Bends When It Gets A Call
2013-04-29 18:50:03

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Have you ever found yourself missing a phone call or text message because your phone was on silent or because the ringer was turned down too low? Some researchers from the Queen´s University Human Media Lab in Canada are working to make sure you never miss a notification again with a phone that bends when a call or message comes through. They´re calling it the “MorePhone” and hope a visual cue (in addition...

Microsoft To Roll Out Two-Step Verification For Accounts
2013-04-17 18:36:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It had been rumored last week that Microsoft would soon begin offering two-step verification security features for all Microsoft Account users. The Redmond company made the move official today with a blog post entitled: “Microsoft Account Gets More Secure.” Microsoft Accounts work just like Apple IDs or Google accounts. With one username and password, Microsoft fans are able to sign in to Outlook.com, Skype,...

Bird Flu Genetic Analysis Reveals Easy Adaptation To Humans
2013-04-15 08:06:19

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The new bird flu strain that has so far killed 11 people in China has been showing signs that it is quickly adapting to mammalian (particularly human) hosts, according to a new study led by Masato Tashiro of the Influenza Virus Research Center at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases (NIID) in Japan, along with Yoshiro Kawaoka of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UWMadison) and the University of Tokyo. Despite the...

Pluto’s Gate Discovered In Turkey
2013-04-02 18:57:07

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The archeologist who once claimed to have found the tomb of one of Jesus´ 12 disciples is now saying he has discovered what many once considered the Gates of Hell in southwestern Turkey. This place was once known as “Pluto´s Gate,” a shrine to the gods of the underworld. In addition to being associated with the underworld, Pluto´s Gate was also known for spewing out toxic fumes that could kill...

2013-03-10 23:00:47

Now buyers can tell what a used car needs and if they want to fix it. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 10, 2013 VehicleHistory.com has recently started offering used car buyers recommendations on what they need to fix a vehicle, shared a company representative. With this information handle a buyer can also better decide whether a car is worth the buy or not. "Our experts analyze what's wrong with a car and can tell customers what might need looked at. In the event of an accident, an expert can...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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