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2014-03-12 16:21:20

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, March 12, Ric Gillespie, Executive Director of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR), showed aircraft debris that washed up on Nikumaroro, an uninhabited South Pacific atoll where Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan are believed to have landed and ultimately perished as castaways. The debris is the subject of new materi­als analysis that may result in conclusive proof that the wreckage came...

2014-03-12 08:28:10

BURBANK, Calif., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walt Disney Studios proudly announces the home entertainment release of the heartwarming drama Saving Mr. Banks, arriving on Blu-ray + Digital Copy, DVD, Digital HD and On-Demand on March 18, 2014. Also available on Disney Movies Anywhere (a new cloud-based digital movie service that enhances how consumers browse, buy and watch Disney, Pixar and Marvel movies). To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-03-12 08:27:44

Sundance Institute-Supported Filmmaker Meredith Danluck Receives Milestone Award NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization named after the late actor and filmmaker who was killed in 2006, announced today that it has awarded its 50(th) production grant, in partnership with the Sundance Institute Feature Film Program, to Meredith Danluck for her film State Like Sleep. Danluck is an artist and filmmaker whose work has...

2014-03-12 08:25:33

THE FILM'S ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE TUESDAY, APRIL 22 IN THE U.S. NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that the highly anticipated motion picture The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will feature "It's On Again" by Alicia Keys featuring Kendrick Lamar, written exclusively for the film by Pharrell Williams, Alicia Keys, Hans Zimmer, and Kendrick Lamar produced by Pharrell Williams. The song will also be included on The Amazing Spider-Man 2...

2014-03-11 23:27:03

Our Family Fun Night Urges Readers to Follow the Example of Blaine Tucker (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Family lifestyle website Our Family Fun Night recently published an article which praises the work of youth minister Blaine Tucker and encourages readers of the site to follow Tucker's example of positively impacting his community. Janet Larsen, a contributor to Our Family Fun Night, commented on the recently published article: "Most of the articles on Our Family Fun Night feature...

2014-03-11 23:03:37

VMA Storyboard is a place to share ideas, get help, be inspired, and show off creative work across all media. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Your customer is tweeting from an iPad as he’s watching the latest episode of House of Cards. Your customer is using a cell phone to scan the QR code in a magazine ad so she can learn more about a product before she buys. The realities of marketing in today’s digital world are this: no one channel is enough and layering...

2014-03-11 12:23:30

Founder, Chief Creative Officer and Chief Technology Officer of Leading Creative 3D Studio Appointed to Board by Industry Peers CARLSBAD, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legend3D, Inc., an industry pioneer in 2D to 3D conversion technology and services, today announced that Barry Sandrew, Ph.D., the company's founder, chief creative officer and chief technology officer, has been inducted to the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society (3D Society) Board of Governors....

2014-03-11 08:40:05

Free-to-Play MMORPG Now Available For Mac Players REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perfect World Entertainment Inc., Cryptic Studios, and TransGaming Inc. (TSX-V: TNG) are proud to announce that Star Trek Online, the award-winning free-to-play MMORPG, is now live on Mac. Players can choose their destiny and play as Federation, Klingon, or Romulan factions. Explore the galaxy, captain a starship, and engage in epic space and ground battles. "Star Trek fans have...

2014-03-11 08:28:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yoplait Go-GURT® yogurt is celebrating the Muppets and their new movie, Disney's "Muppets Most Wanted," in which the Muppets go on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe's most exciting destinations. Now through April, each package of specially marked 8 and 16-count Go-GURT features different Muppets from the movie. Find wacky Muppets fun with Miss Piggy, Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo the Great, Animal, Dr. Bunsen...

2014-03-11 08:27:24

BURBANK, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walt Disney Records will release DCONSTRUCTED, a comprehensive compilation of classic and current music from the longstanding Disney catalog remixed by today's hottest DJs/producers from across the globe. The 14-track collection features reworks of material from the multiple Academy Award®-winning films The Lion King and Frozen, as well as two of Daft Punk's contributions to TRON: Legacy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/LA80406...


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Kraken
2013-09-16 08:51:29

The Kraken is a legendary sea monster that lives in the waters off Norway and Greenland. The legend itself may have originated from sightings of giant squid that can grow 40 - 50 feet in length. It was classified as a cephalopod and given the scientific name Microcosmus marinus by Carolus Linnaeus in 1735. In 1746 he called it Singulare monstrum meaning a unique monster. In 1752-1753 bishop of Bergen, Erik Pontoppidan, described the Kraken as sometimes being mistaken for an island and...

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...

Giant Anaconda
2013-08-12 13:07:11

The anaconda is a large snake found in South America and the green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest snakes in the world. The word anaconda may have derived from the Tamil word anaikondran, meaning elephant killer, or anaikkonda, meaning having killed an elephant. The word anaconda was first used in a 1768 description of a large snake found in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and became a myth, the anaconda of Ceylon. An average size for the anaconda is about 20 feet and weighing 330...

Beast of Gevaudan
2013-08-04 06:59:16

The beast of Gevaudan is a man-eating wolf-like animal that resided in the Margeride Mountains of Gevaudan from 1764 to 1767. It was described as having remarkable teeth and long tail. Its fur was tinted white and emitted an unbearable odor. It was said that its victims were killed by the beast ripping at the throat. An estimated 210 attacks were documented; all were men that resulted in 113 deaths and 49 injuries with 98 of the victims partly eaten. Many of the attacks happened while...

800px-Subadult_Spinosaurus
2012-03-22 22:37:37

Spinosaurus, meaning “Spine lizard,” is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the lower Albian to lower Cenomanian stages of the Mid Cretaceous Period (112 to 97 million years ago). It lived in what is now North Africa. The type species is S. aegyptiacus. A potential second species, S. maroccanus, was discovered in Morocco. It was the first known dinosaur fossil from Egyptian remains discovered in 1912 and described by German paleontologist Ernst Stromer in 1915. The original remains were...

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