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2014-04-01 08:26:27

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackburn Fork Publishing announces the release of the audio version of T.K. Thorne's award-winning novel Noah's Wife (available on Amazon, Audible, or iTunes). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140401/CL94706 More interested in sheep than marriage, Na'amah was a young girl with a form of autism we now call Aspergers. She lived just south of the Black Sea, a fresh water lake at the time she met Noah (see "Noah's Wife & the...

2014-02-26 08:24:24

OSLO, Norway, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clever Trolls and vicious Vikings invade the App Store today Megapop is proud to announce that Trolls vs. Vikings is out now on iOS! This new take on tower defense lets players control a wacky world where humble green-skinned Trolls are taking a stand against the oppressive Vikings and divine intervention from Norse gods. Download Trolls vs. Vikings for free here:...

2014-02-21 12:22:52

Nationwide Festival Series Brings Spanish Tradition to Select Cities Across U.S. TAMPA BAY, Fla., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Twenty-four bulls, a ¼ mile track and thousands of thrill-seekers. It's time to grab life by the horns at The Great Bull Run on March 8(th) at Little Everglades Ranch. This "bucket-list" sensation has taken the nation by storm drawing thousands of participants in major cities across the U.S.! There's a new craze in the world of adventure sports and...

Soldiers Replaced By Robots
2014-01-22 15:23:25

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Army is considering cutting down a brigade by 25 percent and replacing those soldiers with robots. General Robert Cone, head of the US Army's Training and Doctrine Command, spoke at the Army Aviation Symposium last week about how the Army is considering cutting the size of a brigade from 4,000 to 3,000 solders. Part of this cut is due to financial restraints, but it is also an attempt to move into a new age in which robots help...

2013-12-29 16:20:05

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting-- LOS ANGELES, Dec. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Dec. 29, 2013 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) and International Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical measurement services. As the trusted standard for all studio box office reporting, Rentrak...

2013-12-12 23:22:30

West Journey - Spell Force is the world's first voice based language learning game on mobile platform (based on the keywords combination search for "voice language game" in Google Play and Apple App Store on Dec 6, 2013). (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 The game is based on Journey to the West, one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature. The app user plays the part of Sun Wukong who uses various differing forms of magic spells to defeat bad and champion good. To...

2013-11-20 08:25:36

OSLO, Norway, November 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Megapop strikes down Viking propaganda with a pro-Troll game trailer Megapop, a startup studio founded by former Funcom (Age of Conan) and Artplant (Battlestar Galactica Online) developers, today announced a January 2014 launch for Trolls vs. Vikings, their debut mobile / PC tower defense game. The puzzling lane-defense game puts a casual twist on the popular tower defense formula, infusing a blend of humor and an...

2013-10-18 23:22:53

Caduceus Healthcare, a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVO) healthcare and technology staffing firm, ranks #301 on the 2013 Inc. 500 with three-year sales growth of 1,443%. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Caduceus Healthcare, Inc. (dba Caduceus), a SDVO healthcare and technology staffing firm, announced today it ranked #301 on the prestigious Inc. 500, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at...

US Army Developing Special Ops 'Iron Man' Suit
2013-10-11 06:00:20

[ Watch the Video: Exoskeletons For Soldiers ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Army is planning to develop a revolutionary type of smart body armor to give its soldiers Iron-Man style capabilities on the battlefield. The idea to create a Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, or TALOS, originated as a request from US Special Operations Command, who wanted an advanced infantry uniform that provides “superhuman strength” with greater ballistic...

2013-09-19 08:29:31

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Prometheus Laboratories Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical and diagnostic company announced today that Ms. Lisa Miller has been appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer. With more than 25 years of experience in the global diagnostic and devices industries, Ms. Miller most recently served as Corporate Vice President at DAKO, an Agilent Technologies Company, headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was responsible for global...


Latest Mythology Reference Libraries

Thunderbird on top of a Totem Pole
2014-01-20 07:48:49

Thunderbird is a Native American legend sometimes associated with storms. Several sightings of this creature correlate with storms in the corresponding area. Some researchers describe a Thunderbird as being lizard-like similar to the extinct Pteranodon. Fossils of large birds (teratorns) having a wingspan of 12 to 18 feet were around with early man, and the Thunderbird legend may have derived from them. In April 1890, two cowboys claimed to have killed a giant bird-like creature with a...

Hellhound
2013-10-07 06:39:39

A hellhound is a supernatural canine that is found in folklore and mythology in almost every culture around the world. It is said that some guard the entrances of the dead like grave yards and burial grounds and are often associated with the afterlife. It is also thought that if you see a hellhound or hear it howl, it is an omen of death. Some are claimed to hunt souls or guard supernatural treasures. A term used for describing a hellhound is “Bearer of Death”. They were believed to...

Tatzelwurm
2013-09-19 10:46:11

The Tatzelwurm comes from Alpine folklore and is said to inhabit several areas of Europe, including the Austrian, Bavarian, Italian and Swiss Alps. Other names for this creature are Stollenwurm, Springwurm, Arassas, and Praatzelwurm. The Tatzelwurm has been desribed as a lizard-like creature with the appearance of a cat, but with a serpent hind-end and no hind legs. Its body is hairless and covered with scales. It can grow up to six feet in length. In 1934 Balkin, a Swiss photographer...

Elwetritsch, Bestia palatinensis
2013-08-19 13:08:39

The Elwetritsch is reported to be found in southwest Germany and is a bird-like mythical creature that inhabits the underbrush and under vines of the region. Its origin is believed to be a result of crossbreeding between chicken, ducks and geese, and mythical creatures such as elves and goblins. They are described as a type of fowl with long beaks and sometimes having antlers; and that they lay eggs during the breeding season. They are considered to be very shy but curious creatures. An...

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