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2014-04-14 23:08:57

Momentage, the fast-growing moment creation and sharing app, will host a nationwide university scavenger hunt to encourage students to engage and interact with their peers, surroundings and staff as they use Momentage to capture the best moments, people and events that portray campus life. The contest will run April 14th to April 30th and is open to all students. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Momentage, the fast-growing moment creation and sharing app, will host a nationwide...

2011-08-15 08:00:00

INAUGURAL TOPIC: WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE JEWISH WITHOUT BELIEF IN GOD? WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Moment Magazine today announced The Elephant in the Room Contest, a new initiative designed to focus attention on important topics about modern Jewish life that most people think about but hesitate to discuss in public. "Our readers tell us there are important conversations they are afraid to have," says Nadine Epstein, Editor and Executive Publisher of Moment....

2011-01-11 00:00:05

In 2004, an international team of filmmakers captured the world's first simultaneous moments in a motion picture medium. Now for the first time, explore scenes from the second Moment on Earth. Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 10, 2011 Satellite Films has released scenes from A Moment on Earth II in an online time capsule. Sample scenes from the second moment "“ all captured at the exact same time worldwide "“ include: friends drinking vodka and fishing in Moscow, Peruvian...

2010-07-06 14:05:00

While those wonderful light sabers in the Star Wars films remain the figment of George Lucas' fertile imagination, light mills "“ rotary motors driven by light "“ that can power objects thousands of times greater in size are now fact. Researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)'s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of California (UC) Berkeley have created the first nano-sized light mill motor whose rotational speed and direction can be controlled by...

2009-06-03 14:48:00

Muslim, Jewish groups ask political and religious leaders to repudiate rabbi's call to 'genocide' ST. PAUL, Minn., June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today joined with two Jewish groups in asking political and religious leaders in that state to repudiate a rabbi's call to kill Arab men, women and children and to destroy their religious sites. In an article in the latest issue of "Moment" magazine, headlined "How...

2008-08-01 00:13:13

By The Fresno Bee, Calif. Jul. 31--Call me a purist, but I think that the musical "Chicago" should be more sexy than funny. Sure, there are lots of frivolous and laugh-out-loud moments in the oft-performed John Kander/Fred Ebb/Bob Fosse stage version, which got a big boost from the Oscar-winning 2002 movie. But the laughter should be sharp and cutting. This is a show about skin, sex, corruption, gyrating bodies, tight costumes and -- not to forget -- murder, along with the whole theme of...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.