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Famous Science Fiction-Fantasy Writer Ray Bradbury Dies At 91
2012-06-07 04:16:26

The master of science fiction-fantasy, Ray Bradbury, passed away at the age of 91 on Tuesday, after spending a lifetime of churning out literary masterpieces like "Fahrenheit 451."

2011-07-13 15:00:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ENCORE, the nation's most popular premium network with more than 33 million subscribers, will complete its recently announced enhancements to the ENCORE family of services by introducing the first-ever Encore Originals programming. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080522/LATH063LOGO-b) "Moby Dick," the on-screen adaption of Herman Melville's novel features cast members including Academy Award® Winner William Hurt, Academy...

2008-10-06 15:00:23

By Channing Gray Mixed Magic Theater is taking its Moby Dick: Then and Now to the Kennedy Center. At a morning press conference today at the theater's Pawtucket headquarters, Rep. Patrick J. Kennedy will announce that the troupe will be giving one performance of the show in the nation's capital Nov.

2008-09-23 12:00:33

Hollywood's Universal Pictures reportedly has hired "Wanted" director Timur Bekmambetov to head its new big-screen adaptation of "Moby Dick." Variety.com said Adam Cooper and Bill Collage are writing a script for the film based on Herman Melville's classic whale novel.

2008-08-30 09:00:42

or maybe trying to find your way home from Barack Obama's acceptance speech - here's what the Rocky's Celebrity and Parties team found happening around the town late Thursday: * On the lookout: Maybe one of the funniest sights of the convention was Oprah Winfrey, Kanye West, music exec and Denver native Big Jon Platt, Mary J.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.