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4,200 Year-Old Fort Found
2012-09-28 21:28:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Spanish archeologists have announced the discovery of continental Europe´s biggest Bronze Age settlement that dates back 4,200 years and represents the pinnacle of architecture and engineering for that time. The site, known as La Bastida, was protected by 20-foot high walls and towers designed to keep its upper class residents protected and in power. The design of these structures suggests that those who built it were from...

2012-06-17 23:02:48

Recent flooding in the Panhandle of Florida caught many coastal residents off guard. Disaster Relief Supply in Destin, Florida recommends preparing for the next flood with alternative methods of water barriers to protect property. Destin, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2012 The unprecedented amount of rainfall recently received in Pensacola and Escambia County Florida was a wakeup call for protection of property located in flood prone areas. Many homeowners experienced losses due to the lack of any...

2012-04-12 23:03:00

New book from Josh Henkin details sandbag training system for athletes, weekend warriors and fitness enthusiasts Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) April 12, 2012 With Americans on a never-ending hunt for the magic pill or piece of equipment to get healthy, functional fitness expert Josh Henkin has developed a training system that uses a widely available resource to achieve fitness success -- sandbags. In his new book, “Sandbag Training for Athletes, Weekend Warriors and Fitness...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'