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2015-03-08 16:20:49

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2015-03-05 16:25:04

'Diversify or Die' to explore the impact and opportunities as the critics circle expands AUSTIN, Texas, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At this year's SXSW Film Festival, Chaz Ebert,

2015-03-05 12:27:49

Live event brings five decades of Star Trek(TM) to concert halls for the first time LOS ANGELES, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CineConcerts, CBS Consumer Products

2015-03-05 08:27:56

BVI to Launch Film in 3D IMAX, IMAX and 3D SANTA MONICA and BURBANK, CA and MOSCOW, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content

2015-03-05 08:26:31

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2015-03-04 23:10:25

Summit Draws Industry Experts to Discuss Current and Emerging Technologies and Their Impact on the Art and Science of Storytelling White Plains, N.Y.

2015-03-04 20:21:44

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Post reports to us that a video of Tehran Bureau Chief Jason Rezaian which describes his case is now available for other media

2015-03-03 23:10:04

Final Cut Pro X Developers have released and new plugin entitled FCPX3D Confetti from Pixel Film Studios Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) March 03, 2015

2015-03-03 23:07:44

DMG Productions explores the latest breakthroughs in primer technology. Covington, GA (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Arnon Fasteners Corporation announced That

2015-03-03 12:27:25

"The film, from Walt Disney Studios, is a testament to curiosity, heart, independence, the power of teamwork, and unlikely friendships." - Common Sense Media BURBANK, Calif., March


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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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adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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