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Scientists Launching Giant Balloons To Study Climate Change
2011-09-14 12:35:56

  Scientists and engineers from the universities of Bristol, Cambridge and Oxford are launching a gigantic helium balloon to investigate the feasibility of climate engineering. The balloon is being launched in October and will investigate the engineering challenges posed by such a project. The university scientists will also be working with Marshall Aerospace on the Stratospheric Particle Injection for Climate Engineering (SPICE) project. The 65-foot long balloon will rise 12...

2011-09-06 07:00:00

No more strong urine odor coming from where people are about to eat. No more waterfalls coming from between the cars. No more yellow rivers flowing while people are enjoying your company talking about the game. No more accidentally picking up the wrong bottle to drink. Go Guy the new pocket urinal is ready to assist tailgating parties around the NFL. Pawtucket, RI (PRWEB) September 06, 2011 People start arriving around 8 a.m. to set up the tailgate party. Many set up tents, grills, tables...

2011-08-18 08:00:00

DALLAS, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rave Cinemas, LLC ("Rave") today announced that John F. Antioco, a Director of Rave and the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Blockbuster Inc., will succeed Charles B. Moss, Jr. as Rave's Chairman. Mr. Moss will remain as the second-largest investor in the company and a member of the board of directors. The leadership change will take place at the meeting of the board of directors on September 19, 2011. In a statement, TowerBrook...

2011-07-19 07:00:00

SOUTH NORWALK, Conn., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a surprise outcome to a contest that neither participant knew they were in, Elvis has defeated Etta James. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/NY31358LOGO ) For the past few years Etta James' classic "At Last" has topped every survey of GigMasters' brides and grooms for First Dance choice. But this summer wedding season, Etta has been defeated by heavy-hitter Elvis. In a recent survey of summer 2011 brides and grooms,...

2011-07-08 03:00:00

HALIFAX, England, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The media circus surrounding the release of the final Harry Potter film has sparked a huge interest in people wanting to look like J.K. Rowling's characters, according to a leading online fancy dress [http://www.fancydressball.co.uk ] company. Daniel Radcliffe returns to play the lead role of the bespectacled wizard for the eagerly-anticipated eighth and final instalment when Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 hits...

2011-05-25 08:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Five-year-old Caiden White's patriotic grin stood out from the crowd, beating out more than 1,500 entries nationwide to become this year's Balloon Time® "Put A Face On Fun" contest winner. As a reward, Caiden participated in a professional photo shoot and will be featured on Balloon Time's packaging over the next year, and she will head to sea on a Disney Cruise Line® vacation with her family. (Photo:...

2011-04-19 19:27:00

LOS ANGELES, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- April 20th signals 420 events all over the world. Perhaps not as well known as other observances, the 20th day of April at 4:20 in the afternoon is the signal for cannabis users to gather in parks, on campuses and other locations to smoke pot publicly and otherwise flaunt laws against the drug, says Narconon. Starting about four years ago, 420 has taken on a different meaning as enterprising music promotion companies began parlaying modest 420...

2011-03-14 07:52:00

HEREFORD, England, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prince William is having his stag do in the UK, so what makes this big news? The Royal wedding and the pre nuptials are all over the media, you cannot get away from it. This is fantastic news, and big news for Britain, so of course we are going to milk it for all it's worth. Scratch the surface of this fantastic news and you will find other important factors for this Great British isle. Fuel prices are rocketing and low cost...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin