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2014-08-27 23:15:21

Public is invited to experience workshop and lecture presentationshosted by top Feldenkrais® practitioners. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Leading experts in the field of the Feldenkrais Method®, a form of somatic education that uses movement and directed attention to increase ease and range of motion, improve flexibility and coordination, and rediscover the capacity for graceful, efficient movement, will meet August 27 – September 1 for their annual conference...

2014-08-27 12:28:26

Album Features Duets With World-Renowned Guest Artists Repertoire Is "Classic Dionne" NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary Grammy Award-winning singer, Dionne Warwick, is set to release a star-studded duets album entitled, "Feels So Good", on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 through Bright Music Records/Caroline. The 14-track album features an anthology of Warwick classics written by Hal David and Burt Bacharach, with each song reborn as a duet with a refreshing and vibrant...

2014-08-25 23:02:02

Louisiana teen Emily Sanchez couldn't believe the day was finally here; she was going to meet Justin Timberlake! Emily's wish to meet the superstar was recently granted by children's charity Kids Wish Network. LAROSE, LA. (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 For Louisiana teen Emily Sanchez, 2014 has been the best year of her life so far. First, she finally got her new heart, Emily had been waiting over a year on the transplant list as a result of her life-threatening condition; and...

2014-08-25 12:24:52

LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coach John Calipari and The Calipari Foundation have joined with Global Sports Aid Network and Samaritan's Feet for a benefit effort entitled "Comedy Mania" to be held at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky, on Thursday, November 20, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140825/139265 The event will begin at 7:30pm and is billed as a "night of fun for the whole family." Headlining the event will be comedian Bill Engvall from the...

2014-08-25 08:25:03

The film follows two high school cheerleading teams through their journey to win the National High School Cheerleading Championships MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos' Milojo Productions, and Varsity Spirit today announced the Aug. 26(th) release of "American Cheerleader," a documentary with unprecedented access following the journey of two high school cheerleading teams vying for the National High School Cheerleading Championship title....

2014-08-22 12:23:48

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jim Beam, well known Bourbon brand, competes with its fellow adversaries with a new marketing campaign featuring popular actress Mila Kunis in an attempt to catch a slightly broader audience, the Millennials. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138655 In recent months a trend has developed across multiple brands of alcohol, revolving around not only celebrity endorsement, but a specific rugged and darker feel....

2014-08-21 12:25:47

A fragrance that is as beautiful as it is bold, as royal as it is rebellious. NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "In some ways wearing fragrance is like putting on an invisible suit of luxurious armor. I want Royal Revolution to inspire women to make their own rules and embrace the idea that beauty and inner confidence can come together to become your secret weapon." - Katy Perry To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-08-21 08:30:55

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress Melissa Joan Hart and her husband Mark Wilkerson have teamed up to launch their first ever kids' line, King of Harts. As the parents of three young active sons they were motivated to create a line of cool, functional, and resilient clothing options that could keep up with their frog catching, mud-puddle jumping, tree climbing boys. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140820/138014 Melissa and Mark wanted to start their vision with a...

2014-08-20 12:23:30

Jamie King & Emilio Estefan Join Forces to Produce Resort's Grand Opening Gala, Welcoming the World to the 'New Riviera' NASSAU, The Bahamas, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Baha Mar, the grand and greatly anticipated luxury resort located in Nassau, The Bahamas, announces an exciting partnership with two of the leading names in the world of music and entertainment -- Jamie King and Emilio Estefan -- who will be teaming up for the first time to develop, produce, choreograph...

2014-08-20 08:26:28

Pierce Brosnan Will Reprise His Leading Role in the Films Based on Bill Granger's Bestselling November Man Book Series BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Pierce Brosnan announced last night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Relativity Studios will soon be entering pre-production on a sequel to THE NOVEMBER MAN in advance of its nationwide debut on August 27(th), 2014. Brosnan will reprise his role as the lead character in the films based on Bill Granger's...


Latest Nationality Reference Libraries

Prostylotermes
2014-04-22 10:22:20

Prostylotermes is a genus that holds one species of extinct termite known as Prostylotermes kamboja. The genus and its single species are known from one male, the paratype used to help confirm the description of the species, and one female, the holotype, found encased in amber in India. Both individuals were found in the same piece of amber, which is kept in the Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany in Lucknow, India. The fossils were first studied and described by Michael S. Engel and David...

Giglioli’s Whale, Amphiptera pacifica
2013-08-19 13:14:53

The Giglioli’s Whale was discovered by zoologist Enrico Hillyer Giglioli on September 4, 1867, 1200 miles of the coast of Chile. He did not recognize the whale as any known species. It was observed for 15 minutes swimming close to his ship. Giglioli described the whale as being 60 feet long with an elongated body and having two dorsal fins 6.5 feet apart. No other known species of whale has two dorsal fins. It had long sickle-shaped flippers and lacked furrows under the throat....

Japanese Sea Lion, Zalophus japonicas
2013-06-22 16:34:14

The Japanese sea lion (Zalophus japonicas) is in extinct species that could once be found in the Sea of Japan. The biggest populations occurred around the Korean peninsula and the Japanese Archipelago. In these areas, both sea lions and seals have influenced the names of some coastal areas, like Inubosaki or “dog-barking point.” It was formally classified as a distinct species in 2003 due to a difference in behaviors and range, but was previously known as a subspecies of the California...

Japanese Sea Lion, Zalophus japonicas
2013-06-10 11:01:20

The Japanese sea lion (Zalophus japonicas) is in extinct species that could once be found in the Sea of Japan. The biggest populations occurred around the Korean peninsula and the Japanese Archipelago. In these areas, both sea lions and seals have influenced the names of some coastal areas, like Inubosaki or “dog-barking point.” It was formally classified as a distinct species in 2003 due to a difference in behaviors and range, but was previously known as a subspecies of the California...

Masai Lion, Panthera leo nubica
2012-11-16 15:20:46

The Masai lion (Panthera leo nubica), also known as the East African Lion, is a subspecies of the African lion. It can be found in Eastern areas of Africa. Males reach an average body length between 8.2 and 9.8 feet, including the tail, with a weight between 320 and 440 pounds. Masai lions located in northeastern Africa are often classified with P. nubica, which include Tsavo lions (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsavo_lion), and these are known to produce males with no manes. The Masai lion...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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