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2015-01-12 23:03:42

National technology conference to bring thousands together to showcase the innovation ecosystem in Kansas City. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) January 12, 2015

2015-01-12 08:33:57

Birch Recruits 120+ New Personnel to Support Growth ATLANTA, Jan.

2015-01-08 23:07:50

W2 Mate software has updated the electronic filing engine to support reporting wage and tax statements with a number of new state departments of revenue in addition to federal filing with the

2015-01-06 23:06:42

Premium Verizon wireless retailer opens first Wichita, eighth Kansas location WICHITA, Kan.

2015-01-05 08:21:58

WICHITA, Kan., Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems Inc.

2014-12-30 16:21:01

Kansas dealer stocks inventory with wholesale used vehicles TOPEKA, Kan., Dec.

2014-12-26 12:20:18

BMW Topeka, VW Topeka debut new websites after recent acquisition MERRIAM, Kan., Dec.

2014-12-22 23:04:17

Silver, Gold, Platinum, and Diamond annual subscriptions enable customers to contract for report writing support at a fixed number of hours per month. LENEXA,

2014-12-22 12:21:18

WICHITA, Kan., Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems Inc.


Latest Kansas Reference Libraries

Flint Hills
2013-04-19 14:38:33

The Flint Hills, known historically as Bluestern Pastures or Blue Stem Hills, are a group of hills located in eastern Kansas reaching into north central Oklahoma, extending from Marshall County and Washington County in Kansas in the north to Cowley County, Kansas and Osage and Kay counties in Oklahoma towards the south. The people of Oklahoma usually refer to the same geologic formation as the Osage Hills or “The Osage”. The Flint Hills are designated as a unique ecoregion due to it...

Steven Hawley
2012-10-22 10:43:54

Steven Hawley is a former NASA astronaut. He was born Steven Alan Hawley on December 12, 1951 in Ottawa, Kansas. He graduated from Salina High School Central in Salina, Kansas in 1969 and continued on to The University of Kansas, where he received two Bachelor of Arts degrees in physics and astronomy. After graduating with the highest distinction of his class and spending summers as a research assistant at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, West Virginia, Hawley received...

A Cold Front On The Weather Map
2012-06-18 21:09:52

Looking at our weather map above we can see a cold front moving through the states of Oklahoma and Kansas. The major thing about a cold front is the weather it can bring with it. The eastern side of the cold front provides two chances to receive precipitation. The first one is known as a squall line which usually forms some 50-150 miles ahead of the cold front. The squall line can be responsible for bringing severe weather in the form of super-cell thunderstorms. The second part...

2012-06-14 10:51:23

Symbol: SAAM4 Group: Monocot Family: Alismataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:KS, MO, OK Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-14 13:59:55

Symbol: PEKA8 Group: Lichen Family: Lichinaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   OMKA Omphalaria kansana Tuck. Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lichinales Family   Lichinaceae Genus   Peccania A. Massal. – peccania lichen Species   Peccania kansana (Tuck.) Forss. – Kansas...

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immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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