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2012-08-08 21:42:46

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It may seem like poppycock, but the methods utilized in the popular movie Armageddon wouldn't work, according to science. Students from the University of Leicester were the ones to burst everyone's bubble by using a popular arch-nemesis when it comes to battling the reality of a movie: physics. In the 1998 film, Bruce Willis, an old-drilling platform engineer, must save Earth from being pummeled by an asteroid by drilling to the...

British Television Station Crashes Meteor In London Taxi
2012-07-05 05:18:33

[ Watch the Video ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Londoners may have been shocked to walk past a car with a meteor sunk into it last week, but the hoax was actually a part of an advertisement for Eden TV in Britain. Eden set up a scene in Covent Garden, London to catch the attention of the public, by displaying a meteor about half the size of a car, imbedded into a black taxi. The ruse was set up to promote the launch of Eden TV's Science Month, in...

2012-06-21 23:01:55

GetFantasized.com allows everyone to stop or join the zombie apocalypse, all you need is a camera. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 There is proof that the zombie apocalypse is real, and now anyone can take part without sniffing bath salts or eating someone´s face. In just 5 easy steps, http://www.getfantasized.com allows zombie fans to either become a zombie or kill your most hated zombie politician in cinematic fashion, and offers custom art prints that can be shared online or...

2012-05-01 23:01:15

The first vehicle purpose built for zombie collection and containment hits the streets today looking for new outbreaks while promoting one of Ontario´s scariest haunted attractions. Guelph, Ontario (PRWEB) May 01, 2012 The Haunted House of Horrors, a Halloween haunted attraction located in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada has officially unveiled its newest promotional vehicle, appropriately titled “The Zombie Truck”. The vehicle was built from the ground up as a zombie hunting,...

Meteor Event Causes Sunday Morning Hubbub In Nevada, California
2012-04-23 06:57:11

Lawrence LeBlond for RedOrbit.com Residents in parts of Nevada and California were treated to a rare daytime celestial event that awoke some on Sunday morning with a loud explosion, according to a Fox News report. The event -- a meteor streaking across the morning sky -- was followed by hundreds of calls to 911 centers in the area reporting a deafening explosion, while some reported seeing the fireball blazing across the sky. The “big boom,” as it became quickly known...

2011-07-20 17:30:00

Shakespeare Authorship Conference to be held Sept. 6-9 in Portland PORTLAND, Ore., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prominent Hollywood director and producer Roland Emmerich will headline Concordia University's Shakespeare Authorship Research Centre's Fall Conference Sept. 6-9 in Portland, Ore. Emmerich's new film, Anonymous, speculates on a centuries-old question - did William Shakespeare really write the works attributed to him? - and offers one possible answer. At the...

2011-04-26 09:48:00

PITTSBURGH, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The historic Oaks Theater is pleased to announce the schedule for its 9th Annual "Moonlit Matinee Film Festival," Pittsburgh's only summer-long, late-night film festival. This year's festival is dedicated to some of the most iconic and cult films released in the last 30 years, including a month-long tribute to the most entertaining movies of 1986 with screenings of TOP GUN, ALIENS, THE FLY, and more. The Oaks Theater is a gloriously refurbished,...

2010-11-17 06:02:00

BEIJING, November 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- DMG Entertainment is bringing the infectious rage of Resident Evil: Afterlife to China, now open in theaters across the nation. The movie is also set to become one of the biggest 3D releases in the market. Following its global debut, the sci-fi action-thriller flick opened at #1 in USA and worldwide - grossing in the highest global box-office receipts in the franchise's history. With the booming Chinese economy and DMG Entertainment's unrivalled...

2010-10-22 00:00:36

Cult Movie Star and (newly ordained) Minister Bruce Campbell set to marry Seattle couple and mass zombie renewal at the EMP/SFM at the Seattle Center only at ZomBcon. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 21, 2010 Ultimate Movie Fan Alert "“ If 2009 was the year of the Vampire, 2010 has turned out to be the year of the Zombie. This Halloween, fans of Sam Raimi's beloved The Evil Dead trilogy will witness the first-ever Zombie wedding hosted by cult movie star Bruce Campbell delivering the...

2010-03-15 13:34:00

LOS ANGELES, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- For its Social Action campaign in connection with The Crazies, Participant Media has joined forces with Greenpeace and the Chemical Security Coalition to educate, engage and activate people to support the passage of chemical security legislation in the U.S. Senate. The film, which opened February 26th, deals with the horrifying effects of a mysterious toxin that contaminates the water supply of a small Midwestern town, causing insanity and death for...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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