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2013-06-24 23:22:52

In September 2013, Rozzi will once again co-host the 2nd Annual Fire Up The Night International Fireworks Competition. Loveland, OH (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 For over 100 years, the Rozzi family has been lighting up the sky with impressive and memorable pyrotechnic events. The acclaimed Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks has been a manufacturer and retailer of consumer fireworks just as long. For decades the firm has designed and executed public and private regional displays including sporting...

2013-05-28 23:29:07

Author Evelyn Moores portrays the struggle to survive in a poisoned, dying world. CANADA (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 It is 2013, and while the eschatological prophecies of the Mayans, Mormons and Millennials have failed to pass, the world still teeters on the brink of disaster. This time, not from some vague divinely-ordained apocalypse, but rather a slow and agonizing death brought about by climate change, ecological decimation, rampant pollution, and resource depletion. In Parasites of the...

2013-05-22 23:28:35

New book tells the exhilarating journey of The Child, The Family, their friends and allies as they fight to survive, rescue the captives and set a land free from the evil ones. BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 An Evil Mage only had his daughter, The Child, so that he could have a servant trained by himself, loyal only to himself, one who, because of blood ties he could control, if not her mind, at least her body. Many times, he had her do cruel things against her will, and if she...

2013-05-07 23:32:04

This spring, Fireflies, also known as Lightning Bugs, will begin flashing their little tail lanterns at each other as they attempt to find a mate yet with environmental changes affecting so many firefly habitats, finding that date with a mate is getting much more challenging. So this year, Firefly Magic is coming to their rescue. (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Designed and patented to accurately reproduce the flashing of Mother Nature´s fireflies or lightning bugs, Firefly Magic Firefly Lights...

2013-02-12 23:02:55

Judges share stories of learning to love themselves. Five winners get $100 gift cards for writing their story of self-acceptance in 100 words. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 Four judges have been named to select the five winning entries in the WomenSpeak "How I Learned to Love Myself" contest. Amy Michael, owner and publisher of SpringfieldCares Magazine; Jacqueline Warren, Associate Professor of Art at Drury University; Raylene Appleby, President, PJC Insurance; and Krystal...


Latest Night Reference Libraries

Wroughton's Free-Tailed Bat, Otomops wroughtoni
2013-06-25 19:31:15

Wroughton's free-tailed bat (Otomops wroughtoni) is a species of free-tail bat that can be found in a restricted range that includes a small portion of Cambodia and the Western Ghats. Its range is so small that it only appears in a few areas including two places in Karnataka, India and in the Barapede Caves between in the Belgaum district. Its exact distribution is not known, however, because the species is not often seen. There is not much known about Wroughton's free-tailed bat, but it...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Ghost-faced Bat, Mormoops megalophylla
2012-07-17 11:13:55

The ghost-faced bat (Mormoops megalophylla) is one of two living species within its genus. It has a large range that includes Peru, Belize, Trinidad and Tobago, Mexico, Ecuador, and Colombia. In the United States, it can be found in Texas, and there have been records of it appearing in California and Arizona. It prefers a habitat within warm and humid environments. The ghost-faced bat is small, and is typically reddish-brown or dark brown in color. As the bat ages, this red becomes more...

Fringe-lipped Bat, Trachops cirrhosis
2012-07-13 14:46:38

The fringe-lipped bat (Trachops cirrhosus) is the only species within its genus, Trachops. This species, as well as its three subspecies, can be found in southern Brazil and from southern Mexico to Bolivia. It prefers a habitat within moist or tropical forests, with abundant water sources. It chooses roosts in hollow logs and caves, and can be seen roosting with other bat species. The fringe-lipped bat can weigh am average of 1.1 ounces. It is typically brownish red in color, although the...

Pale Spear-nosed Bat, Phyllostomus discolor
2012-07-09 17:30:10

The pale spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus discolor) is native to Central and South America. Its range extends from southern Mexico to Peru, and throughout southeastern Brazil. It can also be found in Bolivia and Paraguay. There is a controversial thought that it occurs in Argentina, but this is based off only one individual that has actually disappeared. It prefers a habitat within agricultural areas and lowland forests at an altitude of up to 2,000 feet. The pale-spear nosed bat holds two...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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