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2015-03-31 08:31:34

Foreword by Gene Simmons NEW YORK, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- We are all privileged to share a planet with Gene Simmons. Not only has he sold more than one hundred million albums

2015-03-30 16:30:07

Culinary Community Celebrates Jacques Pepin's 80th Birthday, Honors Peers at Annual Conference NEW YORK, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, the International

2015-03-30 12:25:57

Kings of Leon, Avicii, Lenny Kravitz, Juanes and Steve Angello to Take the Stage during Global Music Festival at Platja del Forum (Sant Adria de Besos, Barcelona) BARCELONA, Spain,

2015-03-28 23:01:20

Paradigm Research Group (PRG) has published an Open Letter to Secretary Hillary Clinton as part of its Congressional Hearing Initiative (CHI) seeking new hearings for military/agency/political

2015-03-27 12:25:23

Celebrating the opening of its new location in Orlando Madame Tussauds has teamed with Jimmy Fallon to debut five wax figures NEW YORK, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-03-24 23:11:55

Daniella Abruzzo takes to the stage as part of a special segment focusing on the special needs of women regarding fitness and injury prevention — a first for the workshop in being specific for

2015-03-24 08:30:03

A part history, part biography book that contains quotes and reveals the life of an important woman in history SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's equality issues

2015-03-20 04:21:08

Renowned American Music Executive Phil Quartararo and Tribeca/Perfection Management Group to Manage B.

2015-03-18 23:01:15

Inspirational entrepreneur, international speaker, and best-selling author, Sharon Lechter, hosts Live financial empowerment event Think & Grow Rich For Women Wealth Summit on March 18th,

2015-03-18 08:26:03

Prestigious Award Heightens Attention of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bodybuilder, television producer, & philanthropist David


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
deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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