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2012-07-21 23:00:22

NewcastleAirportParking.com have reported a significant increase in bookings which coincide with Cheryl Cole and Sarah Millican tour dates. (PRWEB) July 21, 2012 The Million Lights singer and “Thoroughly Modern” comedian both announced UK tours this year and since then, fans have been clamouring for tickets. Cheryl is kicking off her first ever tour in Belfast at the Odyssey Arena on the 3rd of October, before travelling around the country and then descending on her hometown...

2012-07-18 23:02:28

HOLLOWAY AMERICA introduces First-Person instructional videos for spring assist installation on the H-Series Manway, the H-CONNECT assembly and quality assurance testing procedures. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 HOLLOWAY AMERICA today announced it now offers First-Person training videos for a few of its pressure tank components, including the H-CONNECT and spring assist for the H-Series Manways. Produced by the company First Person Initiative, the videos let HOLLOWAY clients...

2012-04-21 23:02:55

Dr. Greg Wells of Toronto, Canada Works With Elite Athletes Vying For Olympic Gold and With Chronically Ill Children Searching For Better Health Orlando, FL (PRWEB) April 20, 2012 What do a 21-year-old Olympic athlete and an 11-year-old leukemia patient have in common? Both benefit greatly from the research and wisdom of renowned physiologist Dr. Greg Wells, Ph.D. Dr. Wells is an associate professor at the Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education at the University of Toronto. He is a...

2012-04-19 20:16:48

Exercise in the open air is good for you, but if you want to reap the full benefits you should head for the coast or the countryside rather than an urban park. That is the conclusion of research by Katherine Ashbullby and Dr Mathew White from the European Centre for Environment and Human Health (ECEHH), Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, and the School of Psychology, University of Plymouth. Mathew White is presenting the findings today (19 April) to the British Psychological...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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