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Trick-or-Treaters are in for a Monster of a Good Time, As Most Renters Plan to Give Out Candy! CHICAGO, Oct.
Publisher Capstone Young Readers announces the launch of CapReader, an audio-enhanced eBook program for consumers.
SWF (Shaolin World Federation), in cooperation with Shaolin Institute, is hosting a seminar by Shi DeRu (Shawn X. Liu) on Nov.
Whitepages Data Finds Michael Myers, Stephen King, and Norman Bates Most Common Halloween-Related Names in United States Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014
Author Hewitt Freiburg crafts new mystery thriller with a religious twist Chicago - (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 From the bottom of Pandora’s treasure,
HIGHLIGHTS - IMAX delivers $169 million in global box office in the third quarter, a 28% increase over Q3 2013 - Q3 2014 adjusted EPS of $0.11, up 83% compared to Q3 2013, leading
Christie announced that its complete cinema solutions comprising the Christie Solaria™ Series projectors and Christie Vive Audio™ cinema systems have been installed in a newly opened cineplex
Premiere Kicks Off With Two Back-to-Back Episodes Featuring Optimus Prime and the Rescue Bots SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct.
'Tis the season to pursue frightful fun, and State Van Rental can help your group get where the scares are LOS ANGELES, Oct.
The fun frights of Halloween can give way to real fear when navigating dangerous L.A. freeways, so stay safe and healthy with in-home medicine from Dr. Farzam and his team LOS ANGELES, Oct.
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 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...
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...
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...
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...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.