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2014-06-19 12:30:47

LONDON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Best ever bonus offer extended Leading online gaming site, WinTrillions Casino [http://ads.wintrillionscasinoaffiliates.com/redirect.aspx?pid=2293&bid=2672 ] has launched four new games to go with its best ever bonus package for new members. The rapidly expanding online casino, which sits alongside the world's largest lottery site [http://www.wintrillions.com ] as part of the WinTrillions...

2014-06-19 12:26:07

Sweepstakes will give two winners the chance to pick their own prize - a car or college tuition NORTHFIELD, Ill., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiO Liquid Water Enhancer is teaming up with Columbia Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures' "22 Jump Street," which opened in theaters June 13, 2014, to launch the MiO Full Ride Giveaway sweepstakes, with two grand prize winners choosing their ultimate "full ride" - a new 2014 Chevy Camaro or $25,000 to apply towards college tuition. "MiO...

2014-06-19 08:26:55

Outspoken Comedian Signs Groundbreaking Multi-tiered Deal To Include a Stand Up Special Premiering Exclusively October 10, Four Docu-comedy Specials Arriving in 2015 and, in 2016, the First-Ever Talk Show for the Global On-Demand Generation BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chelsea Handler will join together with Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) to create an all-new talk show for the world's leading Internet TV Network. Beginning in early 2016, the show will debut...

2014-06-19 04:21:14

Fastest Wooden Roller Coaster with Tallest and Steepest Drop on the Planet GURNEE, Ill., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The new GIANT in the world of wooden roller coasters makes its debut today! Six Flags Great America presents Goliath, the fastest wooden roller coaster in the world featuring the world's tallest and steepest drop. All total, this wooden marvel touts three world records and goes upside down twice making it the most extreme coaster of its kind on the planet! To view the...

2014-06-18 23:07:40

Disney recently made the announcement that they have adapted the wildly popular movie Frozen into an on-ice performance, and kids of all ages are already counting the days until a show comes to their city. Fans interested in attending the upcoming Toronto Frozen On Ice show at the Rogers Centre can now visit TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 It has been announced that 39 total characters have been cast and are in feverish rehearsal for a show that is expected to set an Ice Capades...

2014-06-18 23:03:53

Company celebrates the upcoming movie release of "Hercules" FINDLAY, Ohio (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 This summer, Hercules Tires® wants to send you on an epic weekend adventure. In partnership with Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Hercules Tires kicks off the Hercules Tires Warrior Weekend Sweepstakes in anticipation of the July 25, 2014 release of Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ epic action movie “Hercules,” directed by Brett...

2014-06-18 20:21:25

BUENA PARK, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer Knott's Berry Farm, Southern California's premier theme park, proudly offers three new rides in a fresh Camp Snoopy, Calico Mine Ride - a fully refurbished theme park classic and exciting live entertainment the whole family can enjoy this summer season only. As part of the celebration of 30 years of Camp Snoopy, Knott's has revitalized one of the most beloved children's areas ever created. The beautification of the...

2014-06-18 16:24:49

Event Coincides with Hasbro's 20th Annual 'BotCon' TRANSFORMERS Collectors' Convention in Pasadena and Blockbuster Film Release of Paramount Pictures' 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TRANSFORMERS fans rejoice: the first TRANSFORMERS Fan Experience will take place at Universal Studios Hollywood on June 20, 2014 featuring movie props from Michael Bay's upcoming film TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION, from Paramount Pictures, including the...

2014-06-18 16:24:45

Variety Launches Dirt, A New Section Focused On High-End Digs LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Variety, the entertainment industry's leading source of news and analysis in print and online, has hired Mark David, aka The Real Estalker, as the publication's real estate editor. Under the new Dirt umbrella, David will provide up-to-the-minute news on high-end industry-centric real estate transactions across the country. His popular Real Estalker column will appear exclusively...

2014-06-18 16:24:41

2014-15 grants forward NAMM's vision of a world in which the joy of making music is a precious element of daily living for everyone CARLSBAD, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The NAMM Foundation allocates a half million dollars in grants to fund music programs around the world. This year's list includes 16 grantees from community, national and industry-based organizations that help to provide access to quality music education and promote the pleasures and benefits of...


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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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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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