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2011-07-28 09:05:00

RALEIGH, N.C., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Crescent Resources, LLC marked the beginning of Gallery at Cameron Village with a groundbreaking ceremony today.

2011-03-02 10:02:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Crescent Resources, LLC is bringing its innovative apartment-living concept to college students with the development of Circle West Campus at the intersection of West 25th and Longview Streets by the University of Texas. While this is the first Circle project to serve students, Crescent's apartment concept has been highly sought-after in its four communities in Tampa; Jacksonville, Fla.; and Charlotte, N.C.

2010-11-16 14:06:00

ANAHEIM, Calif. and COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov.

2010-10-27 17:31:00

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is starting this week on Circle at Cool Springs apartment community.

2010-09-08 06:19:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Pillsbury® Crescents and The Reader's Digest Association launched the "My Crescent Wow" competition to name one of four American women the ultimate "Crescent Cook" by way of a national public vote.

2010-07-20 08:00:00

WHEELING, Ill., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Crescent Cardboard Company®, the world's largest producer of matboard, today announced a partnership with Keep America Beautiful®. Crescent is known within the custom framing industry for their premium, eco-friendly matboard line, RagMat®.

2010-06-07 02:00:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- A rare set of ancient royal jewelry, consisting of a necklace and amulet named "The Pleiades Star Crescent Necklace", is to be sold at a private auction being held by high-end luxury auction-house BillionaireXchange (www.BillionaireXchange.com). On May 13, 2010, Forbes, CNN, Fox and many other news sources reported that a very rare 1 BC - 2 AD gold artifact, symbolically named as "The Pleiades Star Crescent Necklace & Amulet", became...

2010-05-13 02:00:00

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, very rare 1 BC - 2 AD Gold artifacts, symbolically named as "The Pleiades Star Crescent Necklace & Amulet" became internationally available for acquisition on KingsNecklace.com.

2010-01-07 12:27:00


2009-04-09 12:28:38

An Australian-led study shows, for the first time, differences in light reflection from Earth's land masses and oceans can be seen on the moon's far side. The researchers, led by Sally Langford of the University of Melbourne and including scientists from Princeton University, said the phenomenon, known as earthshine, might be used to view the physical makeup of planets too small to allow an image to be made of their surface. Langford said the brightness of the reflected earthshine varied as...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Lunar Phase -- The lunar phase is an astronomical term referring to the portion of the Moon that is visibly illuminated by the Sun, as seen from Earth. As the Moon orbits the Earth, the relative positions of the Sun, Earth and Moon change. Since the Moon only appears bright due to the Sun's reflected light, only the half of the Moon closest to the Sun is illuminated. Lunar phases are the result of our seeing the illuminated half of the Moon at different angles. The Moon exhibits...

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Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.