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2014-02-27 12:25:42

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartan Global and its client groups extend their sincere congratulations to the Sochi 2014 Olympic Organizing Committee and the Russian Federation for a fantastic Olympic Winter Games. Cartan Global, an Authorized Ticket Reseller for Sochi 2014 and a long-time travel provider and ticket distributor with the Olympic movement, provided services for its 11(th) Olympic Games in Sochi. "Our client groups and ticket buyers had an...

2009-02-20 12:19:48

A man living in a tent in the British county of Devon must pack up and leave since his makeshift home doesn't have planning approval, council officials say. The North Devon Council has informed Ray Spice that the Mongolian-style yurt he shares with his partner, Sarah, and their two cats could only be built legally with planning permission, The Daily Mail said Friday. A yurt is essentially a glorified tent with lattice-framing, the Mail said. Spice's yurt featured a felt covering and portable...

2007-03-21 11:01:38

PALO ALTO, Calif. -- An international team of mathematicians says it has cracked a 120-year-old puzzle that researchers say is so complicated that its handwritten solution would cover the island of Manhattan. The 18-member group of mathematicians and computer scientists was convened by the American Institute of Mathematics in Palo Alto to map a theoretical object known as the "Lie group E8." Lie (pronounced Lee) groups were invented by 19th-century Norwegian mathematician Sophus Lie in his...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'