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2013-09-25 23:29:55

A fun number game for kids and a cool air pressure experiment have been released on Kids Activities Blog.

2013-07-17 23:01:39

In the latest blog from Marble Media LLC’s nutrition blog EatingRightToday.com, guest blogger Liz Ernst offers tips for choosing healthy activities that get people up and out of their chairs.

2010-12-02 09:00:00

BOSTON, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Red Marbles, an educational technology pioneer and Brown Publishing Network, a nationally recognized leader in full-service development of educational materials for pre-K through post-secondary, announced their merger today.

2010-11-05 00:00:37

It’s Easy to Be Green: Blue Marble Designs, LLC Introduces “Easy Does It Assembly” (EDIA) Concept for Garden Products EDIA saves shipping costs and display space for retailers and allows consumers another way to use their “green” thumbs.


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2005-05-26 08:52:39

Marble is metamorphosed limestone, composed of fairly pure calcite (a crystalline form of calcium carbonate, CaCO3). It is extensively used for sculpture, as a building material, and in many other applications. Faux marble or faux marbling is a wall painting technique that imitates the color patterns of real marble (not to be confused with paper marbling). Marble dust can be combined with cement or synthetic resins to make reconstituted or cultured marble. Places named after the stone...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.