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2014-08-28 08:25:27

4D Wing Coaster Innovation is the Most Exciting Thrill Ride in the Park's History SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Fiesta Texas today unveiled plans to debut the most exciting coaster in the park's 22-year history -- BATMAN((TM)): The Ride, premiering in 2015. After being lifted straight up a 120-foot hill, this 4D Wing Coaster challenges riders to "face their fears" as they flip head-over-heels at least six times along the weightless, tumbling journey. Along the way on...

2014-08-28 08:25:15

Area will offer pint-sized pirates fun ways to explore and cool off LAKE GEORGE, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Great Escape today announced the addition of the newly renovated Buccaneer Beach in 2015. The restoration and transformation of Noah's Sprayground, the most popular children's area in Splashwater Kingdom, will offer children and young families a brand new place to cool off on hot summer days. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/140178 The refreshed...

2014-08-28 08:24:51

Iconic "Woodie" Returns for 2015 as World's Longest Hybrid Coaster VALENCIA, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Magic Mountain, the "Thrill Capital of the World," and voted by USA TODAY readers as America's Best Theme Park, today unveiled plans for the highly anticipated, world-record-breaking hybrid coaster, Twisted Colossus, an unprecedented, awe-inspiring four-minute journey through nearly 5,000 feet of track and two lift hills. To view the multimedia assets associated with...

2014-08-28 08:24:36

JACKSON, N.J., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Great Adventure, the world's largest theme park, plans for more roller coaster thrills and Halloween scares in 2015. The 510-acre theme park, which was recently voted America's second best theme park by USA TODAY readers, debuts the park's thirteenth roller coaster -- Looping Dragon, and expands its notoriously scary Fright Fest Halloween festival. Looping Dragon Roars into Six Flags In 2015, Six Flags Great Adventure...

2014-08-28 04:21:38

Tallest Slide at the Park Featuring Nearly 90 Degree Drop MARIETTA, Ga., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags White Water will make an enormous splash in 2015 with the addition of Dive Bomber, an electrifying capsule water slide towering 10 stories tall. Dive Bomber will take the existing Cliffhanger attraction to new heights and become the tallest water slide ever built at the South's Most Thrilling Water Park. "We are excited to introduce Dive Bomber at White Water as one of the most...

2014-08-28 04:21:33

Seven-Story Looping Coaster and Extended Season Offerings to Generate New Family Memories at the Park AUSTELL, Ga., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A full season of chaos, mischief and mayhem are on tap, as Six Flags Over Georgia announces two new devious rides that will wreak havoc in the park for the 2015 season. The park's 12(th) roller coaster, THE JOKER Chaos Coaster, along with Harley Quinn Spinsanity, will debut as Gotham City's newest challenges. "We are excited to introduce two new...

2014-08-28 04:21:25

New Interactive Dark Ride Coming in 2015 Combines State-of-the-Art Technology For the Ultimate Super Hero Mission ARLINGTON, Texas, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas and Six Flags St. Louis, the Coaster Capital of Missouri -- in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment -- today announced the next generation of interactive thrills with the debut of an all-new 3D interactive dark ride attraction, JUSTICE LEAGUE: BATTLE...

2014-08-28 04:21:08

2015 Season Passes Go On Sale Today GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world's largest regional theme park company, today announced thrilling new offerings for each of its 18 parks for 2015. The upcoming season will include unique, one-of-a-kind attractions, sophisticated new interactive dark rides and, in signature Six Flags fashion, a selection of world-record-breaking rides from coast to coast. To view the multimedia...

2014-08-28 04:21:06

A Look-Back on the Evolution of a True Americana Theme Park GURNEE, Ill., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Great America is excited to announce a celebration of 40 Seasons of Thrills in 2015. Initially built with a $50 million dollar investment, thousands of workers and enumerable details, Great America embodied the country's bicentennial with classic Americana-themed territories when it opened in 1976. Today, it is one of the largest theme parks in the country. Guests are invited to...

2014-08-27 23:07:30

Presentation Discusses How Digital Technology Can Maximize Audience Engagement Mission Viejo, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Lintelus, Inc., an event software provider, announced today that Jay Cormier, Sr. Vice President of Sales, would be speaking on the subject of event technology trends at the upcoming HSMAI’s MEET National event on September 4 at the Omni Shoreham in Washington DC. Lintelus will also be hosting a booth to better acquaint event planners with the Lintelus Meeting...


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2009-08-20 12:48:29

Dilophosaurus, meaning "two-crested lizard", was a theropod dinosaur from the Early Jurassic Period (Pliensbachian stage). It was first described 1954, but it did not recieve its current genus name until years later. It is one of the earliest known theropods, and one of the least understood as well. It was discovered by Sam Welles in the summer of 1942 and brought to Berkeley for cleaning and mounting. It was given the name Megalosaurus wetherilli. Welles returned to the dig site about ten...

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2007-10-23 13:50:58

The Norway Lemming or Norwegian Lemming (Lemmus lemmus), is a common species of lemming found in northern Scandinavia and adjacent areas of Russia. It is the only vertebrate species endemic to the region. The Norway lemming dwells in tundra and fells, and prefers to live near water. Adults feed primarily on sedges, grasses and moss. They are active at both day and night, alternating naps with periods of activity. They are also migratory. In typical years, the Norway Lemming spends the...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'