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2015-05-26 08:22:51

After Much Buzz, a Newly Passed Bill Allows Texas Residents to Experience the Highly Anticipated Exhilaration of Slingshot® MINNEAPOLIS, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Drivers across

2015-05-14 20:24:47

VANCOUVER, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Polaris Materials Corporation (TSX:PLS) ("Polaris" or the "Company") today announced a management succession plan effective October 1, 2015. Herb

2015-04-30 12:23:47

Newly Passed Bill Allows Indiana Residents to Experience the Exhilaration of Slingshot® MINNEAPOLIS, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Drivers across the country have been enjoying the high-octane

2015-04-27 16:21:06

Newly Passed Bill Allows North Dakota Residents to Experience the Exhilaration of Slingshot® MINNEAPOLIS, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Drivers across the country have been enjoying the high-octane

2015-03-17 23:05:16

New Principals Will Focus on Healthcare and Technology Investment Respectively Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 17, 2015 Polaris Partners today announced the

2015-03-07 12:20:15

MINNEAPOLIS, March 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- After unleashing the much buzzed about Slingshot®, Polaris® debuts the most exclusive Slingshot® yet at Daytona Bike Week today.

2015-03-06 16:22:08

VANCOUVER, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Polaris Minerals Corporation (TSX:PLS), sincerely apologizes that incorrect information appeared in the notice of the conference call held today, March

2015-03-04 23:06:33

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2015 Global Utility Terrain Vehicle Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 The

2015-01-20 12:21:11

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Polaris Transportation Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Saunders as Vice President Finance for the Canadian and U.S.


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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Circumpolar Star -- Circumpolar stars are those stars which are located near the poles of the celestial sphere. As the Earth rotates, the sky appears to rotate; and most stars will be hidden below the horizon at some point in their circular paths. A circumpolar star is near enough to the celestial pole that it will never go under the horizon. It will therefore be visibile for all the night, and for the entire year. Such a definition implies that different stars can be defined as...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Polaris -- Polaris, Alpha Ursae Minoris, is the bright star closest to the north celestial pole. It is also known as the North Star, the Lode Star, or the Pole star. Because it lies nearly in a direct line with the axis of the Earth's rotation "above" the North Pole -- the north celestial pole -- Polaris is apparently motionless from the Earth, and all the stars of the Northern sky appear to rotate around it. Therefore, it makes an excellent fixed point from which to draw measurements...

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Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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