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2014-09-18 08:20:32

VIENNA, Austria, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the occasion of the International Day of Peace, which is being observed on 21 September 2014, the Alfred Fried Photography Award 2014 for the World's Best Picture on the Theme of Peace, endowed with EUR 5,000, was given to the Russian photographer Emil Gataullin in connection with a celebration at the Austrian Parliament. What does peace look like? - That was the question that 1,549 photographers from 99 countries...

2014-09-08 23:03:45

OiGoi.com, an online media outlet that helps couples with their relationships and intimacy issues revealed, “For the young woman, the excitement of dating an older man probably comes from the thrill of breaking social barriers. For the man, the excitement comes from her youthful body and attitude." San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 As sociosexual views are broadening in 21st century America, the scenario is becoming more and more commonly accepted: old man, young woman. The...

2014-08-28 12:27:47

Iconic actor, comedian, writer, singer, dancer, and producer with a career spanning seven decades to be honored at Foundation's Annual Gala on October 8th, 2014 in Los Angeles NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Princess Grace Foundation-USA (PGF-USA) is proud to announce that Dick Van Dyke will accept their prestigious Prince Rainier III Award. Mr. Van Dyke will be honored at PGF-USA's annual Gala in Los Angeles on October 8(th), 2014 along with this year's 20 Princess...

2014-08-25 08:25:03

The film follows two high school cheerleading teams through their journey to win the National High School Cheerleading Championships MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos' Milojo Productions, and Varsity Spirit today announced the Aug. 26(th) release of "American Cheerleader," a documentary with unprecedented access following the journey of two high school cheerleading teams vying for the National High School Cheerleading Championship title....

2014-08-25 08:23:29

BARNARDSVILLE, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grant Todd Consulting and the Prevail Organization, a leader in resource focusing and improved productivity announced today that they will deploy the world renowned de Bono Methodology on Focused and Generative Thinking 'virtually' to governmental organizations. The de Bono thinking methods are the keys to process improvement, organizational innovation, strategic leadership, individual creativity and problem solving for businesses,...

2014-08-19 16:30:26

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clicktivated, a proprietary technology that allows any item, product or person in an online video to become clickable/actionable, has recently partnered with global lifestyle brand, Diane von Furstenberg (DVF), to bring customers an innovative, interactive online shopping experience. A number of other notable brands have been featured on Chicago-based GarmentalTV utilizing Clicktivated technology, including Ted Baker, BucketFeet, Henry &...

2014-08-12 23:04:45

Dello Russo LaserVision, a leading LASIK practice on the East Coast, announced today that it expanded its website in three languages to better serve their fast growing Spanish, Chinese and Russian customer population. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Dello Russo LaserVision, a leading LASIK practice on the East Coast, announced today that it expanded its website in three languages to better serve their fast growing Spanish, Chinese and Russian customer population. Dello Russo Laser...

2014-08-06 23:09:35

This week, Fourier Education’s einstein™ Tablet+ is the recipient of an eSchool News 2014-15 Readers’ Choice Award, honoring the best products and services in educational technology as chosen by readers. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 This week, Fourier Education’s einstein™ Tablet+ is the recipient of an eSchool News 2014-15 Readers’ Choice Award, honoring the best products and services in educational technology as chosen by readers. This past spring, more than 1,300...

2014-07-30 12:26:58

Dick & Noelle Wolf, Bob Iger & Willow Bay and Sidney & Katia Toledano to serve as co-chairs as world-renowned fashion and beauty brand, Dior, becomes the presenting sponsor for three upcoming PGF-USA galas, among other integral functions NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The upcoming Princess Grace Awards Gala on October 8(th )will mark a milestone in the Foundation's history, returning to Los Angeles for the first time in nearly three decades. Gala Co-Chairs, Honorary Consul...

ESA Names Mission For Astronaut Tim Peake: Principia
2014-07-22 03:59:19

ESA When ESA astronaut Tim Peake sets off for his six-month space journey next year, he will be flying under the mission name of Principia. More than 4000 people replied to the call for a mission name earlier this year and Principia was suggested 20 times. The name refers to Isaac Newton’s world-changing three-part text on physics, Naturalis Principia Mathematica, describing the principal laws of motion and gravity. Famously pondering why apples fall from trees, Newton wrote down...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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