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Texas fans with tickets for Fleetwood Mac at Toyota Center in Houston have much to look forward to on March 3 when the iconic band comes to town.
QueenBeeTickets.com has slashed prices of tickets for Fleetwood Mac at Amway Center in Orlando scheduled for March 23.
Hugh Bonneville, Christopher Plummer, Morgan Freeman, David Harewood, Kim Cattrall, and Joseph Fiennes, are hosts NEW YORK, Dec.
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Original December programs broaden perspectives on religious beliefs BOSTON, Dec.
Six Fine Art Exhibitions Win at the 2014 Global Fine Art Awards Ceremony in Miami Beach, FL tonight - hailing from San Francisco, Boston/Miami, New York, Philadelphia/Korea, Paris and Munich
Jollytologist Allen Klein features his top picks of blessings and sayings from Brenda Knight's The Grateful Table (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 Gratitude
A Georgia Institute of Technology researcher has devised an alternative method to the Turing Test that relies not on its ability to converse, but on its ability to create a convincing story, poem or painting.
Acting human and being intelligent are not the same thing. This week, Geekend author David Wagner offers up options for testing Artificial Intelligence. NEW YORK, Nov.
William Buckland (March 12, 1784 – August 14, 1856) was an English theologian, ordained Anglican minister, geologist, and the prominent paleontologist of his day. He pioneered the use of fossilized feces, which he named “coprolites,” in the study and reconstruction of ancient ecosystems. Buckland is perhaps best known for naming and describing the very first recognized dinosaur fossil, the Megalosaurus, before the term “dinosaur” ever existed. Buckland was born at Axminster in...
Thomas Harriot (c. 1560 - 1621) was an English astronomer. He was also a mathematician, ethnographer, and a translator. He is sometimes credited for introducing the potato to Great Britain and Ireland. He was also the first person to make an accurate drawing of the moon through a telescope. His drawing (July 26, 1609) was accomplished nearly four months before Galileo's. Harriot's surname is sometimes spelled Harriott, Hariot, or Heriot by different sources. Harriot was born in 1560 in...
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.