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2015-02-11 08:28:15

Bruce Lurie Gallery Continues Sold Out Streak of De La Nuez Paintings at High End Art Fairs Worldwide: Artist Conquers Themes From Wall Street to Luxury Fashion to Gay Marriage PALM

2015-02-10 16:21:02

Klement Ford provides drivers with detailed model information DECATUR, Texas, Feb.

2015-02-07 12:20:14

HEMI® Crate Engines Power Spec Class for Second Year in Every Man Challenge Race JOHNSON VALLEY, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-06 23:01:18

Senator Angus King recently recognized the University of New England’s efforts in advancing research, education and advocacy around chronic pain and its treatment. Portland,

2015-02-06 12:22:30

King Bach, Grace Helbig, Harley Morenstein, AlphaCat also join in calling attention to the impact smoking photos can have in social media - smoking is not only deadly, it's unattractive

2015-02-03 12:21:47

Service King Collision Repair Centers officially opens 13th Pacific Northwest location RICHARDSON, Texas, Feb.

2015-02-03 08:40:44

Porno.com sells for over $8.8 Million BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb.

2015-01-27 23:12:34

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Latest King Reference Libraries

Rambouillet Sheep
2014-10-27 11:31:48

The Rambouillet sheep, also known as the French Merino or the Rambouillet Merino, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in France. This breed’s development began in 1786, when King Louis XVI acquired 366 Spanish Merino sheep from King Charles III of Spain. The flock was bred experimentally at Bergerie royale, a royal farmed owned by the king, where crossbreeding and selective breeding with English long-wool breeds produced a more defined breed. By the time the Rambouillet sheep...

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...

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Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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