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2014-05-19 23:09:57

When a cicada swarm invades Long Island in Michael Phillip Cash’s horror novel “Brood X,” the media makes dire predictions about what could happen, but it never predicted that the book would win First Place in the Reader Views Literary Awards. Bethpage, New York (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 When fictional cicadas invade Long Island, they create such intense suspense and fear that they not only conquer the novel’s characters, but they have conquered readers and literary awards judges. In...

2014-05-19 16:23:19

- A work a dozen years in the making, honoring the resilience of the human spirit and the legacy of 9/11, dedicated to those who serve community and country NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Project Rebirth, Inc., (www.projectrebirth.org) the resilience resource for those who serve community and country, announced that its ten minute immersive film experience "Rebirth at Ground Zero" has opened at its permanent home at the National 9/11 Memorial Museum. Developed by the not for profit...

Is The Pentagon Preparing For A Zombie Apocalypse?
2014-05-19 10:42:09

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Everything from natural disasters to catastrophic attacks on American soil are taken seriously by the US military. And a zombie apocalypse, as crazy as it may sound, is another threat the Pentagon is actually taking seriously. According to a newly released Defense Department document obtained by CNN, the US military has devised an elaborate plan to save humanity should the dead begin to rise and walk among us, all the while...

2014-05-16 16:23:43

NEW YORK, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The groundbreaking television phenomenon "24" returned May 5, 2014 for a twelve episode arc, and Tor/Forge Books, in conjunction with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, will release 24: Deadline on August 5, 2014 to answer the question of what happened to CTU agent Jack Bauer between the thrilling final moments of the last season and his heroic return this Spring. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140516/88456 Receiving 73 Emmy Award...

2014-05-15 08:29:22

DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For The First Time Ever Valiant Comic Book Fans Will Be Able To Experience a Plethora of Games Starring Their Favorite Heroes Pariplay, http://www.pariplayltd.com a leading gaming software provider, announced today that it has signed a strategic partnership with Valiant Entertainment, a leading character-based entertainment and comic book publishing company. This exclusive long term...

2014-05-14 16:26:04

CHICAGO, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zombie Army Productions will once again be hosting its annual Chicago Zombie Prom at Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St., Chicago, IL 60607) on Friday, June 20th. As Chicago's #1 Zombie Event, Zombie Prom is a ghastly, affectionate, cheesy blend of nostalgic high school Americana and the living dead. Zombie attire and makeup are required, but if you do not have your own makeup, zombie makeovers will be available for a $10 donation. Zombie Prom...

2014-05-13 12:22:23

STRATFORD, Conn., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced it has won a significant demonstration project with the National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) of Carnegie Mellon University to demonstrate an autonomous delivery of an Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) by an Optionally Piloted Black Hawk helicopter enabled with Matrix(TM) Technology. The UGV will subsequently execute a mission to investigate a potentially contaminated area, while keeping human...

2014-05-12 23:06:47

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Face Mask Industry” reports to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Face Mask Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on the Global and China face mask market. The report provides basic face mask information, including face mask definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure as well as industry...

2014-05-11 23:02:37

Bigger Butt Secrets, developed by Jayna Davis, is a brand new system that teaches women how to get bigger buttocks within a short period of time. A comprehensive Bigger Butt Secrets ebook review on the website Vkool.com shows whether or not this program is worth purchasing. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 Bigger Butt Secrets ebook is created by Jayna Davis, who promises to help women get bigger buttocks in less than 45 days. This program is specifically designed for those women who want...

2014-05-10 23:02:49

Dating a doctor has a number of wonderful benefits and challenges. If you’re serious about dating a doctor, DateaDoctor can help. (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 Dating a doctor has a number of benefits to consider. When you seek a medical professional as your ideal romantic partner, you’re getting someone who is financially stable and responsible. You’re getting someone whose very profession demands they be compassionate and empathetic at all times. Those are certainly qualities you want in...


Latest Fiction Reference Libraries

Beast of Bladenboro
2013-09-17 12:23:19

The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

Bothriechis Guifarroi
2013-06-18 13:48:58

Bothriechis guifarroi is a species of green palm-pit viper located in northern Honduras. It was previously confused with other Honduran palm pit vipers. It was discovered by scientists performing two expeditions in 2012 aiming at studying the fauna of Texiguat Wildlife Refuge. This area is thought to be one of the most endemism-rich and diverse highland forests in Mesoamerica. This species represents the 15th endemic species that occurs in the region. As a member of the genus Bothriechis,...

Spectral Bat, Vampyrum spectrum
2012-07-13 14:21:36

The spectral bat (Vampyrum spectrum) is the only species in the Vampyrum genus. Its other common names include Linnaeus's false vampire bat, the spectral vampire bat, and the false vampire bat. Despite these names, it is not related to the false vampire bats that are found in the Old World bat family. Its range extends from southern Mexico to Peru, from Ecuador to northern and central Brazil, Guyana, Suriname, and the island of Trinidad. The spectral bat can reach an average body length of...

Silver-Haired Bat, Lasionycteris noctivagans
2012-04-25 08:00:07

The silver-haired bat (Lasionycteris noctivagans) is the only species in the genus Lasionycteris within the large family of vesper bats. It can be found in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Bermuda. Also known as silverwings, this bat is the most common in the forests of the United Sates. The bats are almost black in color with dense, silver tipped fur that makes them look “frosted”. At approximately 3.9 inches, this bat is considered medium sized. It can weigh up to .4 ounces. It...

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