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2011-07-16 00:00:35

How would it be, if nobody knew the date of one of the greatest days in history? That's just where we've been with the day that Alexander the Great became king "“ nobody could pin it down within a seven-month period in 336BC. A solution to this conundrum is among the new perspectives on Alexander revealed by a new book on the king's conquest of Afghanistan by Andrew Chugg, an author of books and papers on Alexander the Great, who is currently appearing as one of the experts in the...

2011-06-09 23:52:03

Global energy summit in Waterloo, Canada offers ideas for action on sustainable low-carbon electricity A unique, international summit of scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs and future leaders from around the world has concluded with the release of the Equinox Summit: Energy 2030 Communiqu©. The event's preliminary report includes visionary proposals for transformative action to reduce the electricity-related emissions that drive global warming. The full Equinox Communiqu© is now...

2011-06-02 14:08:00

DETROIT, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in five years, an American car is the best selling compact car in the United States. The Chevrolet Cruze recorded 22,711 segment-topping sales in May, and achieved its second consecutive appearance on the Top 10 across all U.S. auto segments. The Cruze also has helped Chevrolet gain share in the compact segment - which represented 16 percent of total U.S. sales in May - and accelerated the brand's shift to fuel-efficient...

2011-05-25 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, SoulCycle and Equinox, brand leaders in the fitness and healthy lifestyle categories, have announced that Equinox will join in a strategic partnership with SoulCycle to accelerate the growth of the brand and further establish SoulCycle as the premier independent indoor cycling and lifestyle company. Equinox and SoulCycle, each a best in class operator, have aligned in order to leverage the strength and knowledge of both brands more effectively...

2011-05-09 06:00:00

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinox Holdings, Inc. ("Equinox") announced today that it is scheduled to post its first quarter 2011 financial results to Equinox's secure website on Friday, May 13, 2011. A conference call to discuss the results will be held on Monday, May 16, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. EDT. Availability of Financial Results and Conference Call Information A quarterly report for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 (the "Q1 2011 Quarterly Report") will be furnished pursuant to...

2011-04-03 17:15:00

HONG KONG, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Minmetals Resources Limited (HKSE: 1208) announced today that it intends to make an all cash offer to acquire Equinox Minerals Limited for approximately C$6.3 billion (the "Offer"). Under the terms of the proposed Offer, MMR will acquire all of the outstanding common shares in Equinox (the "Equinox Shares") not already owned by it for C$7.00 in cash per Equinox share. The C$7.00 per share offer represents a substantial premium of:...

2011-03-16 10:28:00

DETROIT, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer demand for fuel efficiency and advancements in engine technology have moved four-cylinder models to the top of consumers' shopping lists. In 2007, four-cylinder models represented 23 percent of Chevrolet retail sales in the United States, less than either V-6 or V-8 equipped models. So far this year that number has increased to 46 percent, making fuel-efficient four-cylinder engines the top choice in the Chevrolet lineup. Note to...

2011-03-10 06:00:00

NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinox Holdings, Inc. ("Equinox") announced today that, pursuant to the Indenture ("Indenture") governing the 9.50% Senior Secured Notes due 2016 (the "Notes") issued by Equinox, it has issued a Current Report regarding the entry into an amendment to its credit agreement with City National Bank. Equinox will post the Current Report on March 10, 2011 on a secure website hosted by Merrill Datasite. Access to the Current Report will be available only...

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2010-09-22 10:15:00

For the first time in almost 20 years, northern autumn is beginning on the night of a full Moon. The coincidence sets the stage for a "Super Harvest Moon" and a must-see sky show to mark the change of seasons. The action begins at sunset on Sept 22nd, the last day of northern summer. As the sun sinks in the west, bringing the season to a close, the full Harvest Moon will rise in the east, heralding the start of fall. The two sources of light will mix together to create a kind of 360-degree,...

2010-09-19 23:01:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Strong double-digit growth and national success have attracted both investment and talent to Equinox Fitness Clubs, a brand leader across the fitness, yoga (with its Pure Yoga brand) and lifestyle categories. With the announcement today that Cynthia (Cie) Nicholson, former CMO of PepsiCo North America, has joined the Equinox team as Executive Vice President (EVP) and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), the company is advancing its strategy to become a global...


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Earth Day
2012-04-23 12:12:49

Earth Day is a day early each year on which events are held to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth’s natural environment. It is now coordinated worldwide through the Earth Day Network, founded by Dennis Hayes, and is celebrated in more than 175 countries every year. The United Nations designated April 22 as International Mother Earth Day in 2009, and will continue to be held each year on April 22 through at least 2015. The name and concept of Earth Day was allegedly...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Autumnal Equinox -- In astronomy, is the equinox at the beginning of autumn in the northern hemisphere: the moment when the sun appears to cross the celestial equator, heading southward. The equinox occurs around September 22-24, varying slightly each year according to the 400 year cycle of leap years in the Gregorian Calendar. In the southern hemisphere, the equinox occurs at the same moment, but at the beginning of spring. There are two conventions for dealing with this: either the...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Ecliptic -- The ecliptic is the geometric plane that contains the orbit of the Earth. The orbits of most planets in the Solar System lie very close to it. Seen from the Earth, this is the great circle on the celestial sphere that contains the different positions of the Sun relative to the background stars throughout the year, and most planets can be seen close this circle. The zodiac also lies along the plane of the ecliptic. Because there are about 365.25 days in a year and 360...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.