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UFO Lying On The Bottom Of The Baltic Sea?
2012-06-19 06:58:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com A Swedish expedition team has found an unidentified object at the bottom of the Baltic Sea, leaving some to believe it´s the remnants of an extra-terrestrial ship. Scientists went off on a deep-water dive to debunk some theories about the underwater object, but were left with more questions than they had answers. The divers found that the object was raised about 10 to 13 feet above the seabed, and curved in at the sides. "First we thought this was...

Treasure Hunters Make Bizarre Find at Bottom of Baltic Sea
2012-01-30 13:27:04

A team of professional Swedish treasure hunters have made a remarkable find at the bottom of the Baltic Sea. What exactly it is, however, will remain a mystery for the immediate future. At an unrevealed location some 250 feet below the brackish waters between Sweden and Finland, the deep-sea salvage company Ocean Explorer has discovered a large, bizarrely shaped object on the seabed. “I have been doing this for nearly 20 years, so I have a seen a few objects on the bottom, but...

2009-06-05 14:10:27

U.S. residents like Milwaukee's Erik Lindberg who engage in rooftop farming could soon be at the forefront of a beneficial and profitable field, an expert says. Green Roofs for Healthy Cities founder Steven Peck, whose group engages in rooftop farming just like Lindberg, said the potential of the growing farming field is great, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Friday. We have probably a handful of projects. A lot of the rooftop gardening we do may have a commercial or selling...

2008-09-03 03:00:16

By Anonymous Holding Furnace The electric immersion heated aluminum holding furnace is Lindberg/MPH's new energy efficient nonferrous furnace. It reduces the temperature of the steel shell to 3OF (16C) over ambient with 1,200F (649C) metal. The design combines components from the Lindberg Holimesy board linings with immersion heating elements mounted through the side wall. This arrangement allows more efficient direct heat transfer to the metal while still allowing access through the top...

2008-01-29 09:00:10

By Nathalie Weinstein A defunct movie theater in the lower level of the KOIN Center is set to become the new headquarters for a Portland-based women's active wear company. Real estate company Grubb & Ellis announced Monday that Lucy Activewear would move its Northwest Portland offices to a new 17,060- square-foot space at the KOIN Center, located at 222 S.W. Columbia St. in downtown Portland. The Zimmer Gunsul Frasca-designed tower was sold in July 2007 for $108 million to...

2007-11-16 12:00:31

The passenger who was nearly booted off a U.S. flight because her attire was too sexy has posed for a nude pictorial and video feature for Playboy.com. When Kyla Ebbert, 23, boarded a Southwest Airlines flight at San Diego's Lindberg Field this summer, a Southwest employee asked her to change her outfit -- a mini-skirt, a sweater over a tank top and high heels -- or get off the plane going to Tucson. Ebbert didn't have anything to change into, so she adjusted her outfit and covered up...

2007-03-21 21:00:22

By Nick Sambides Jr., Bangor Daily News, Maine Mar. 21--LEE -- What started as a prank grew to criminal proportions Wednesday when police charged two Lee Academy students with writing a bomb threat on a school wall that forced school officials to lock down the campus. After the threat was discovered, three bomb-sniffing dogs and their police handlers searched the private school's campus late Tuesday afternoon, and the school's 230 students were marched past a police dog Wednesday,...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'