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2008-08-10 21:00:14

The story of Redlands' co-founder Frank Brown, photographer Herve Friend and the expansion of the Bear Valley Irrigation Company "In a broad sense he is the creator of the East San Bernardino Valley" wrote Scipio Craig, editor of Redlands newspaper The Citrograph of Frank Elwood Brown in 1887. Brown, an 1876 graduate of the Sheffield Scientific School at Yale University, arrived in Southern California in the spring of 1877. Little did the small community of Lugonia where he settled know...

2007-08-09 15:02:21

By Wendy Leonard Deseret Morning News Early human fossils found and researched by a group containing two Utah scholars may challenge popular notions of how humanity evolved. "For most of geologic time there was more than one type of early man running around, and this documents it pretty well for this interval of 1.4 (million) to 1.9 million years ago," said Frank Brown, dean of the College of Mines and Earth Sciences at the University of Utah. "The real difference is that people used to...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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