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2014-08-21 12:26:30

The world's tallest and fastest giga coaster will connect the beloved Carolina park's historic past with its thrilling future CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than 40 years, Carowinds has been the place where the Carolinas come together. It's where the Tar Heel State and the Palmetto State meet. It's where families and friends bond over thrilling rides and entertainment. Carowinds will now unite its storied history with its future as the standard for thrills by...

2013-10-24 23:00:21

Shane Michaels has just released a AfterBurn Fuel pre-workout review, the current top selling pre-workout supplement by Mike Chang of Six Pack Shortcuts. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Mike Chang's AfterBurn Fuel has been causing quite a stir in the health, fitness and even bodybuilding industry lately. Mike Chang famous for his Six Pack Shortcuts program has a lot of credibility within the industry and his new pre-workout supplement has been getting a lot of reviews causing...

2011-07-14 12:51:48

Deck operations Course of Action Planner software tool will ease interaction with autonomous systems An Office of Naval Research (ONR)-sponsored effort to examine how aircraft carrier flight deck crews will manage manned and unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) completed a successful live demonstration, ONR announced July 13. The Deck operations Course of Action Planner (DCAP) demonstration was performed at the Humans and Automation Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). DCAP...

2010-03-26 10:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- If you think riding the Afterburn roller coaster at Carowinds is an adventure (and it is - it annually ranks among the top 25 steel roller coasters in the world in surveys done by several coaster experts), wait until this year! To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/carowinds/43178/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100326/MM76515 ) Carowinds has changed...

2009-08-26 10:15:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The skyline of Carowinds will drastically change for what will be a historic and record-breaking 2010 season, as the amusement park announces plans to debut the Intimidator(TM), the Southeast's tallest, fastest and longest rollercoaster, in the Spring of 2010. Topping the list as the largest single capital investment in Carowinds' 37-year history, the Intimidator(TM) is named in honor of NASCAR((R))'s most beloved driver, Dale Earnhardt,...

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