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Sheepdog Herding Techniques May One Day Be Applied To Robotics And Crowd Control

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Watching a shepherd and his sheepdog tend to the flock is a thing of beauty. There seems to be an unspoken communication between the two for when and how to gather the sheep. There are even...

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2014-09-02 08:25:58

TORONTO, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Restaurants in Toronto's Entertainment District Business Improvement Area (TOED BIA) are rolling out the red carpet for this year's 39(th) Annual Toronto International Film Festival. A new Festival Street initiative has 14 participating restaurants on King St., between John and Peter extending their patios into the street as part of the film-themed outdoor fair. The District's portion of King Street expanding along the block fondly referred to as...

2014-08-28 12:27:08

LONDON and NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE: KING), a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, announced today that Hope Cochran, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 8:10am PDT / 11:10am EDT. To access the live audio webcast of the presentation, please visit...

2014-08-27 23:12:01

Digital corporate communications specialists KW Digital has changed its name to Comprend, following the management buyout from King Worldwide earlier this year. Comprend helps companies in creating stronger, more engaging Digital Corporate Communications solutions. London (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Digital corporate communications specialists KW Digital has today changed its name to Comprend, following the management buyout from King Worldwide earlier this year. Comprend helps companies in...

2014-08-26 16:25:16

LONDON, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chuck Berry was unable to attend ceremony due to illness Peter Sellars collects Prize from King Carl XVI of Sweden Keith Richards congratulated Chuck Berry on the honour "Chuck, congratulations Chuck! And also congratulations to Sweden for recognising Chuck Berry for what he is." - Keith Richards Chuck Berry and Peter Sellars were both...

2014-08-21 08:30:55

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress Melissa Joan Hart and her husband Mark Wilkerson have teamed up to launch their first ever kids' line, King of Harts. As the parents of three young active sons they were motivated to create a line of cool, functional, and resilient clothing options that could keep up with their frog catching, mud-puddle jumping, tree climbing boys. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140820/138014 Melissa and Mark wanted to start their vision with a...

2014-08-20 23:11:33

Important decisions by 30th Circuit Court of Ingham County, Mich., eliminate all of Planet Bingo's claims against Video King regarding breach of contract and unfair competition. Omaha, NB (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Omaha-based VKGS LLC (dba Video King) is pleased to announce a number of important decisions, which have eliminated all of Planet claims, which were brought against Video King in the 30th Circuit Court of Ingham County, Mich. (Case No. 11-1369-CK) On June 25, 2014, Judge...

2014-08-20 16:23:08

Round Two - the second pre-motion conference in Andrey Ryabinskiy vs. Don King case took place at Manhattan federal court, with attorneys for promoter Andrey Ryabinskiy and World of Boxing LLC presenting further evidence in front of United States District Judge Shira Scheindlin. NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the second pre-motion conference in relation to the Andrey Ryabinskiy vs. Don King case, Mr. Ryabinskiy's attorneys presented a sworn declaration from World...

skull of King Richard III
2014-08-18 05:28:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In what is being hailed as the most complete forensic study ever conducted on a medieval monarch, experts from the University of Leicester and the British Geological Survey have uncovered new details about the life of King Richard III by analyzing his bone and tooth chemistry. Isotope analysis of bone and tooth material from the Britain’s last Plantagenet king has uncovered previously unknown details about his early life, as...

2014-08-14 12:24:28

King presents Christ through the refreshing perspective of one average man MAITLAND, Fla., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Lowell A. King points out a key fact, that Jesus has been banned from the public arena by people who have either never read the Bible, or do not understand the meaning of His teachings found in the Scriptures. With his new book, Through Another's Eyes, ($16.49, paperback, 9781498405300; $8.99, e-book, 9781498405317) the author's hope is that his readers can...

2014-08-13 08:29:26

HUMBLE, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David Bush, owner of The Oaks Healthcare, announced that Dr. Richard King is launching his own practice at the center. A chiropractor with extensive experience in multiple fields, King has worked on the international stage, volunteering his services in Haiti and the Dominican Republic through Mission life International. "After receiving my Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, I worked as an exercise specialist," said King. "That...


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King Sago, Cycas revoluta
2014-01-30 08:11:54

Cycas revoluta is a species of seed producing, cycad plant. The species may also be referred to as King sago, Sago cycad or the Japanese sago palm. The plant originated in southern Japan. It is used in the production of sago, a cooking starch or can be displayed as a decorative plant. C. revoluta gets its name from the Latin word meaning “curled back”, referring to its leaves. Its leaves are shiny and dark green in coloration. The C. revoluta species have trunks that measures...

Samuel de Champlain
2014-01-07 10:15:12

Samuel de Champlain, known as The Father of New France, was a Frenchman with many titles including navigator, soldier, explorer, cartographer, and diplomat. Born Samuel Champlain in 1574 to a family of mariners, exploration was in his blood and he took his first voyage as a young man in 1603, led by François Gravé Du Pont. In his early years, Champlain learned to navigate, create nautical charts, draw, and make applied reports. From 1594 or 1595 to 1598, he learned fighting skills in the...

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Lake Van Monster
2013-09-17 13:16:12

The Lake Van Monster is a legendary creature said to inhabit Lake Van in Eastern Turkey. The first reported sighting was in 1995. However, in a article from April 29, 1889, in the newspaper Saadet, a report tells of a man who was dragged into the water by a creature while he was doing wudu. After this report the Turkish Government sent a scientific survey group to the lake but no evidence was found of a creature. An ancient engraving is said to be within a church on one of the four islands...

Beast of Bladenboro
2013-09-17 12:23:19

The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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