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2011-05-11 14:36:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tickets are now on sale for the highly-anticipated Mummies of the World exhibition, making its East Coast debut at The Franklin Institute on Saturday, June 18, 2011.

2011-05-10 10:00:00

Exhibition Features 36 Accidental Mummies on Loan From the Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato DALLAS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- They were miners, fathers, soldiers, farmers and children. They are revered by their descendents and have been visited by millions.

2011-04-28 13:28:00

MILWAUKEE, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mummies of the World Touring Company, LLC, producer of the groundbreaking Mummies of the World exhibition, made a charitable donation of $15,000 to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and Penfield Children's Center in a special presentation on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at the Milwaukee Public Museum. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/FL91848) Marc Corwin, president and CEO of Mummies of the World Touring Company, LLC, presented the...

2011-04-14 14:06:00

MILWAUKEE, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for some family-friendly fun this Spring Break? Look no further than Mummies of the World, the largest display of real mummies ever assembled, currently on display at the Milwaukee Public Museum.

2011-03-17 09:30:00

MILWAUKEE, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mummies of the World, the largest exhibition of mummies ever assembled welcomed its 300,000th visitor yesterday - just nine months after its July 1, 2010 world premiere in Los Angeles.

2011-03-02 11:56:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bigpoint Inc., the US-based independent subsidiary of Bigpoint GmbH (http://www.bigpoint.com), the global market leader in browser-based massively multiplayer online games (MMOG), today announced that the company is creating a new online game based on the iconic Universal Monsters through an agreement with Universal Partnerships & Licensing.

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2010-11-11 09:35:00

Archaeologists have discovered six mummified dogs that they believe were used in 15th Century religious ceremonies.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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