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Unearthed Ancient Roman Structure Predates Invention Of Mortar
2013-08-26 07:06:23

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Archaeologists digging at a long-buried city in Italy have unearthed a massive stone monument dating back at least 300 years before the Colosseum and 100 years before the invention of mortar. The new discovery indicates that the ancient Romans had developed architectural skills much earlier than previously believed. The team of 60 researchers, including 35 undergraduates and 15 graduates, from the University of Michigan and Yale...

2013-05-28 23:00:43

Tuscan Light Photo Workshops Announce the Release of the Photo Workshop Fall Schedule for South Tuscany Italy 2013. Sept. 16-20 Workshop Sept. 23-27 2013 Digital Photographic Workshop/iPhone (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Taking a Tuscan Light Photo Workshop in South Tuscany with David Hoptman is comparable to taking a photo workshop from a local Italian. David lived in this area of South Tuscany from 2004-2010. This is certainly a great advantage for participants as he speaks the language, know...

2010-01-21 11:19:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- "The International Film Market," an initiative dedicated to promoting the production excellence and dynamic creative projects of the Lazio Region of Italy to the U.S. market, was held today at the Italian Cultural Center in New York City. Industry professionals, international distributors and media were presented with examples of the region's film projects, as well as details on the high standards and production value offered by the region. The project is...

2008-08-02 06:00:18

Italian utility Enel has inaugurated the first three units of its refurbished 1,980MW Torrevaldaliga Nord clean coal power plant in the town of Civitavecchia, which is expected to meet 50% of the electricity demand in the Lazio region of Italy. The plant, which will be fully operational in 2009, is expected to be the most efficient in its class and contribute to lower emissions. Compared to the previous oil-fired plant, emission of nitrogen oxides are expected to reduce by 61%,...

2008-06-17 09:00:23

Wireless broadband service provider Linkem has selected Alcatel-Lucent to provide a turnkey WiMAX 802.16e-2005 network, also called Rev-e, in the Lazio region in Italy. Alcatel-Lucent said that Terracina (in Latina Province) will be the first city reached by the service. Alcatel-Lucent will provide a complete WiMAX Rev-e infrastructure solution, including the radio access network, microwave backhaul and IP routers that will cover a selected area in the Lazio region and will support VoIP...

2006-07-25 15:21:23

By James Eve ROME (Reuters) - The relegation of Juventus to Serie B for their role in a match-fixing scandal was confirmed by an Italian soccer appeal court on Tuesday but Lazio and Fiorentina received a reprieve and will stay in Serie A. AC Milan will also remain in the top flight as decided at a previous hearing but with a smaller number of points deducted -- minus eight rather than minus 15. Crucially, the six-times European champions will now be entered for the third qualifying...

2006-07-25 14:47:07

By James Eve ROME (Reuters) - The relegation of Juventus to Serie B for their role in a match-fixing scandal was confirmed by an Italian soccer appeal court on Tuesday but Lazio and Fiorentina received a reprieve and will stay in Serie A. AC Milan will also remain in the top flight as decided previously with a smaller number of points deducted - minus eight rather than minus 15. They will also be entered for the third qualifying round of the Champions League. Juve did receive some...

2006-06-23 12:30:36

By James Eve and Riccardo Fabiani ROME (Reuters) - Top football teams, officials and referees charged in Italy's match-fixing scandal declared their innocence on Friday ahead of a sports trial that may lead to the relegation of champions Juventus. Juventus, AC Milan, Fiorentina and Lazio, as well as 26 individuals including eight referees and two linesmen, have been ordered to appear before a tribunal, starting on June 29. The Football Federation (FIFC) announced the charges after...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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