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New Fossil Species Named After Mick Jaggers Lips

New Fossil Species Named After Mick Jagger's Lips

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Aging UK rock group The Rolling Stones and their lead singer Mick Jagger seem to have been around forever and the excesses of a lifetime of stardom are etched on their faces. Now those famous...

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2014-09-15 12:25:14

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevada Unmanned Systems 2014 - RAN-DEE today announced that Dr. Dee M. Larcheveque, Founder, spoke to the General Assembly at the Nevada Unmanned Systems Business Expo 2014 in Las Vegas on September 11, 2014 from 9:20 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Pacific Time. Dr. Dee's presentation, "Business Solutions and Drone Publicity," took center stage after the opening keynote and showcased an optimistic attitude for the unmanned systems industry. The presentation...

2014-09-15 12:25:08

*Album marks first in a new partnership with new label home* NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings today announced that iconic singer-songwriter and 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Yusuf / Cat Stevens has joined the label's storied musical family. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140911/145592 To kick off this exciting new chapter in Yusuf's career, Legacy Recordings will release his first new studio album in five years, entitled Tell 'Em I'm...

2014-09-10 23:05:20

The stand-alone trailer of a comedy web series by Luciana Lagana is an official selection of 3 film festivals and will screen in Hollywood on 9/13/2014. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Actress/screenwriter/director Luciana Lagana’s ten-minute stand-alone trailer for her comedy web series “Intimate Temp Agency” will screen on 9/13/2014, between 3:15 and 5:05 pm, as part of a block of short films that are finalists at the California International Shorts Festival....

2014-09-08 12:26:06

Multi-Talented and Respected Star of Broadway, UK Television, Film and Comedy to Take the Reins of CBS's Late Night Talk Show in 2015 NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBS Television Network announced today that James Corden will be the new host of THE LATE LATE SHOW. Corden - a multi-faceted performer, host, writer and producer with accomplishments that span television, theater, film and comedy - will take the reins of the daily late night show in 2015. The 36-year-old...

2014-09-08 08:25:47

Enduring Vision Award Honorees: Governor Andrew Cuomo, Charlie Hendon, Jay Jopling, and Nathalie and Pablo Salame NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, October 28, 2014, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will present its 13th annual An Enduring Vision benefit at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Foundation welcomes back award-winning CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, who will host the event for a seventh year. Founder Sir Elton John and Chairman...

2014-09-07 00:20:12

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Sept 06/14 - Toronto - Ellie Goulding performs live at Toronto's Massey Hall, September 6, 2014, in a special event presented by Rdio & Toronto International Film Festival. Alex Urosevic/Shaw Communications SOURCE Rdio

2014-09-05 16:22:00

The Complete Seasons 1-3 Blu-ray/DVD Combo NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This holiday season, there is one gift that is sure to be on every Sherlock fan's wish list: Sherlock: The Complete Seasons 1-3 Limited Edition Gift Set, including a brand new bonus disc that features never-before-seen footage, new commentary from Season Three, and interview footage never before released on disc. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch (The Hobbit films, Star Trek Into Darkness) and Martin Freeman (The...

2014-09-02 23:04:14

A gerontology show on preventing and minimizing falling in older age receives an award at the 2014 AOF Film Festival. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Psychology Professor and gerontology specialist Luciana Lagana, also known as Dr. Luciana, won second place for best TV show with the Dr. Luciana Show – Aging and Falling at the 10th Action on Film International Film Festival, which took place on Saturday August 30, 2014. Written and directed by Luciana Lagana, the Dr. Luciana...

2014-09-02 23:02:58

Commissioner of the Mayor's Office Rosemonde Pierre-Louis, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro, Broadway Actors and Children’s Authors Bring Stories to Life for Children and Families at Barnes & Noble Tribeca, Debut of “ABC Food, Family & Me,” a Collection of Stories and Illustrations by Children of the Brooke Jackman Foundation New York, NY (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 To commemorate the 13th anniversary of 9/11, the Brooke Jackman Foundation (BJF), a children’s literacy...

2014-08-27 16:24:19

ONE DIRECTION, LITTLE MIX, OLLY MURS, LEONA LEWIS, ELLA HENDERSON - WHO WILL BE NEXT? LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The stage is set, as AXS TV prepares to bring the legendary star-making series The X Factor UK to the United States for the first time ever. Created by Simon Cowell and co-produced by Syco Entertainment and Thames (a label of FremantleMedia UK), the celebrated singing competition will launch in a special two-night premiere event at 8 p.m. ET this...


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2013-10-14 14:04:00

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...

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2009-07-17 13:44:17

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...

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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.