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2011-09-17 07:00:00

Sharon Brackett, President/CEO of Tiresias Technologies, joins 99 other Washington, DC business leaders on elite list for 2011. Savage, MD (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 Tiresias Technologies, a new Intelligent Systems technology and engineering services provider, announced today that company President/CEO, Sharon Brackett has been named to the Washington SmartCEO Magazine 2011 Smart100 program, an exclusive group of 100 CEOs assembled by an independent selection committee. The Smart100 are not...

2011-08-12 00:00:29

Shmoop helps students pry into the inboxes, walls, love lives, scandals of the Mount Olympus and Valhalla A-List. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, today announced the launch of Shmoop Mythology at http://www.shmoop.com/mythology. Mythology is the eleventh subject area on Shmoop, which now offers more than 750 free online Learning Guides. The reaction on Twitter: Zeus OMGs"¦ @shmoop went all WikiLeaks on us"¦...

2011-08-09 08:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pandora (NYSE: P), the popular Internet radio service, today announced the appointment of Steven Kritzman to the role of Senior Vice President of Advertising Sales, reporting to Chief Revenue Officer John Trimble. In his new role, Kritzman, who has been at Pandora since 2009 as the Director of Sales for the New York and mid-Atlantic region, will be responsible for setting and executing the U.S. sales strategy for the company's Digital,...

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2014-02-02 09:56:20

The Thetis Lake monster is a cryptid described as a reptilian humanoid resembling “Gill-man” from “Creature From the Black Lagoon.” The sighting was reported by two teens in 1972 near Thetis Lake, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. They described it as being around five feet tall with three webbed toes and fingers. Barbed fins were on its skull, arms and legs. It was investigated by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who stated, “the boys seem sincere, and until we determine...

2013-11-27 10:02:14

The merman is a mythological creature said to inhabit the oceans of the world. There are many different adaptations of this creature, depending on which culture the myth comes from. The behavior of the merman varies with each culture. Some have been known to summon storms that sink ships and some are wise teachers. The merman is also said to attract female humans with their singing and melodies. The description of the merman also varies, but most include the upper body being of a man...

2013-02-19 08:55:56

Europe is, by regulation, one of the world’s seven continents. Consisting of the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, Europe is generally divided from Asia by the watershed divides of the Ural and Caucasus Mountains, the Ural River, the Black and Caspian Seas, and the waterways that connect the Black and Aegean Seas. It is bordered by the Arctic Ocean towards the north, Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mediterranean Sea to the south, and the Black Sea and connected waterways to the southeast....

2004-10-19 04:45:44

Ursa Minor (little dipper) Constellation -- Ursa Minor is a constellation in the northern sky, whose name means the "Lesser Bear" in Latin. It is one of the 88 modern constellations, and was also one of the 48 listed by Ptolemy. It is notable as the location of the north celestial pole, although this will change after some centuries due to the effects of precession. Notable features Ursa Minor contains an asterism colloquially known as the "Little Dipper" because its brightest...

2004-10-19 04:45:44

Taurus (the bull) Constellation -- Location: Zodiac constellation, visible in both Hemispheres; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 04h; Declination: +15; Source: Bull legends from various ancient civilizations, also Greek mythology, Egyptian, Arab, other The constellations that are included in the Zodiac - the 12 constellations recognized by Babylonian astronomers through which our Sun, moon, and planets appeared to travel during the course of a year - are considered to be among the oldest sky...

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