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2008-10-15 18:00:16

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Apple Corps Ltd./Cirque du Soleil, The Bigger Picture, an AccessIT company, AEG Network LIVE and Cobb Theatres present the highly acclaimed feature-length documentary "All Together Now" to digital cinema audiences on October 20th. This one night only event follows well-received film festival screenings across North America, including a sold out opening night U.S. premiere at the Silverdocs Festival in Washington D.C. where the Washington...

2008-10-01 12:00:12

Apple Corps Ltd./Cirque du Soleil will partner with The Bigger Picture, an AccessIT company (NASDAQ: AIXD), and AEG Network LIVE to bring the highly acclaimed feature-length documentary "All Together Now" to digital cinema audiences on October 20th. This one night only event follows well-received film festival screenings across North America, including a sold out opening night U.S. premiere at the Silverdocs Festival in Washington D.C. where the Washington Post observed that "All Together...

2008-10-01 09:00:26

TOKYO, Oct. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ZED, the first permanent Cirque du Soleil production in Japan, celebrates its World Premiere on October 1 at Tokyo Disney Resort(R). The show is performed in the Cirque du Soleil Theatre Tokyo, a custom built theatre facility with seating for 2,170 guests. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/HKW002-a http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/HKW002-b http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/HKW002-c...

2008-09-23 06:00:22

By Doug Elfman It may be the most visually striking moment on any current stage in Las Vegas. Two women wearing nothing but skimpy bottoms do handstands atop a 500-gallon "water bowl," then contort their legs behind their heads and slip into the bowl. This goes on for six minutes, as the women intertwine seductively and move in slow-motion acrobatics, in four feet of 99-degree water and on the bowl's edge. Suffice it to say, the act's creator, Gyulnara Karaeva, has no problem with the...

2008-09-17 06:00:27

By Pat Craig Hearing Paul Robeson's son's voice over the telephone immediately conjures memories of the legendary singer and actor. The voice is deep, rich and resonant, little like an 81-year-old man whose health prevents him from coming to Danville on Thursday to receive the Eugene O'Neill Foundation's Tao House Award on behalf of his late father. "I was very pleased; pleased for my father, it's great honor for his legacy," said Paul Robeson Jr. on the phone from his home in New York....

2008-09-13 03:00:22

By Castelvecchi, Davide New tests can reveal signs of explosives, drugs Fingerprints can tell a lot more about people - what they've touched, what they've eaten, what drugs they've taken - than just their identities. A new analytic tool could make it easier to spot terrorists and diagnose diseases from telltale chemical markers. The method, described in the Aug. 8 Science, can map a fingerprint based on the presence of virtually any water-soluble chemical. "It's the difference between a...

2008-09-08 18:00:25

QUIDAM, pronounced "key-dam" is a Latin word for an anonymous passerby, a solitary figure lingering on a street corner, a person rushing past, living lost amid the crowd. The story follows a young girl in a world of nameless faces, lost in an anonymous society. Frustrated with her world she embarks on a journey and meets mysterious characters who seduce her with the marvellous, the unsettling and the terrifying. Quidam showcases approximately 250 costumes, 500 accessories and 200 shoes....

2008-09-06 00:00:19

NEW YORK, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Through the help of Desi Hits! (http://www.desihits.com/) the Pussycat Dolls are highlighting the growing Desi phenomenon tonight at Fashion Rocks 2008 by strutting on the red carpet in Indian sarees designed by Rocky S, a fashion designer who has carved a niche in the Indian fashion industry. Desi Hits! enlisted the help of fashion and retail expert Hitha Prabhakar to style the Pussycat Dolls. (Photo:...

2008-08-11 15:00:53

CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 20th, 21st, 23rd and 24th Sony Pictures Releasing's new special programming division The Hot Ticket will bring audiences the groundbreaking live music and dance extravaganza DELIRIUM in HD from Cirque du Soleil. For the first time ever, special limited engagement presentations of DELIRIUM will be available to audiences in select movie theaters across the US and Canada. "We couldn't be more delighted and proud to kick off our inaugural...

2008-08-03 00:00:17

By MARTIN FREEMAN Britain's biggest contemporary circus will pitch its big top in Plymouth next month. Cirque Surreal fuses circus, dance, drama and humour using 25 world class performers in a show hailed as one of Europe's best. See for yourself from September 4-14 in Central Park , where some of the background people - and the tent - will be familiar from Sky One's Cirque de Celebrite. The TV series, in which celebrities learned some of the hardest circus stunts, was judged by...


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Oryzomys_couesi,_Tylomys_panamensis
2012-07-25 06:49:31

Coues' rice rat (Oryzomys couesi) is a semiaquatic rat that can be found in southern Texas, throughout Mexico and Central America, and into the northwestern portion of Colombia. It prefers a habitat with abundant water, but it is able to live in arid habitats and shrub lands. Coues’ rice rat forms the group O. couesi, along with six other species of rat. All of these rats are in the Oryzomys genus, along with the marsh rice rat who is the sole member of its group. There are more than forty...

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