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2014-01-09 23:03:59

Winning Sketch Earned 46 Percent of 1,587 Total Votes from Public Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Dig-It! Games, an independent developer of educational interactive games founded by a former archaeologist and middle school teacher, today announced the grand prize winner of its Mayan Mysteries Character Drawing Contest. The winner, representing the top character sketch submission from dozens of entries from across the United States, was chosen by more than 1,500 votes submitted by...

2008-09-28 00:00:22

Watching an enjoyable TV documentary on the Amazon River recently triggered this Looking Back memory for me", writes Norman Hine of Plymstock. "Television travel and wildlife documentaries with David Attenborough, the late Steve Irwin and currently Bruce Parry have always provided viewers with a fascinating look at exotic locations, wildlife and cultures around the world. "Way back in the mid-1950s a husband- and-wife team, Armand and Michaela Denis, similarly thrilled us with their...

2008-07-21 15:00:41

By Gareth Edwards BEING best known for their foul-smelling defence mechanism has given the skunk a less than appealing public image. But staff at a Lothians zoo are predicting a baby of the species will soon have curious visitors pouring into the attraction. The little creature is a rare example of an albino skunk and stunned staff at Five Sisters Zoo in West Calder when he was pulled out of a litter of baby skunks. And the striking animal is set to become a TV star, after making...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.