Latest Chalk Stories

2013-06-11 23:21:40

Unique games with chalk and a brilliant egg chalk paint recipe have been published on Kids Activities Blog. These ideas take chalk playtime to a higher level. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Summertime is around the corner and chalk is a kid's favorite outdoor activity. Unique games with chalk and a brilliant egg chalk paint recipe take chalk playtime to a higher level. Seasoned moms on Kids Activities Blog have posted their favorite chalk activities to share with everyone's summer...

2012-12-27 05:00:15

The latest family games perfect for the holiday season are featured on Kids Activities Blog. How about making a giant chalkboard and playing family favorites such as checkers. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 Holiday time is family game time. The latest family games are featured on Kids Activities Blog. Family games bring loved ones together for laughter and fun. How about playing family favorites such as checkers on a homemade giant chalkboard? Simply draw a giant checkerboard...

2010-03-08 12:47:48

Scientists have made synthetic "Ëœsea shells' from a mixture of chalk and polystyrene cups "“ and produced a tough new material that could make our homes and offices more durable. A team of materials scientists and chemists have taken inspiration from sea shells found on the beach to create a composite material from dissimilar "Ëœingredients'. Their technique could be used to make ceramics with high resistance to cracking "“ which could in turn be used in...

2009-05-11 09:26:15

Nano-research on drill cores from the North Sea might help increase extraction rates of oil in Denmark It is a mystery to many people why the world is running out of oil when most of the world's oilfields have only been half emptied. However some of the oil that has been located is trapped as droplets of oil in small cavities in the surrounding rock or is stuck to the walls of the underground cavity and cannot be accessed by the techniques currently used in the oil industry. Now, new research...

2006-07-04 20:25:49

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Robert Cary's "Ira & Abby" was recognized with the audience award for best narrative feature at the closing-night ceremonies of the 2006 Los Angeles Film Festival. The audience award for best documentary feature went to Jeff Werner and Susan Koch's "Mario's Story." A romantic comedy about a couple who marries impulsively, "Ira" was written by Jennifer Westfeldt, who stars in the film opposite Chris Messina. Westfeldt also co-wrote and starred in...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'