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2012-01-21 13:00:00

Shmoop offers educators of Mythology, excellent guides to all the main gods and demi-gods. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2012 Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, aims to expose students to a wider array of fabled fictional figures by also introducing them to several characters and stories present in Norse mythology. Rather than merely covering the biggies (Loki, Odin and Thor), Shmoop delves a little deeper. In Shmoop´s guide, a student can read about the...

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2010-11-29 11:17:55

A unique queen's crown with ancient symbols combined with a new method of studying status in Egyptian reliefs forms the basis for a re-interpretation of historical developments in Egypt in the period following the death of Alexander the Great. A thesis from the University of Gothenburg (Sweden) shows that Cleopatra was not ancient Egypt's only female pharaoh "“ Queen Arsinoë II came first, 200 years earlier. Researchers are largely agreed on Queen...

2010-09-03 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, United Kingdom, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the Athenian wine-mixing krater in the Minneapolis Institute of Art (MIA). In 1983 the Minneapolis Institute of Art acquired an Athenian red-figured krater. The outside was painted with scenes showing Dionysos, the Greek god associated with drinking. He was surrounded with his followers, maenads and satyrs. One of the maenads, a female follower of Dionysos, is shown carrying a young satyr on her...

2010-07-08 16:28:00

Renee Ricci & Jen Ashton, authors of the Goddess On The Go & Adonis On The Go guidebooks to becoming irresistible, have launched the first two in their series of ten quirky self-help books available today on Amazon.com. LOS ANGELES, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Adult entertainment writer and sex columnist Renee Ricci & published artist, writer and entrepreneur Jen Ashton, authors of the Goddess On The Go & Adonis On The Go announced that their sexy self-help guidebooks launched...

2010-06-21 15:49:50

A new doctoral thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, shows that, in contrast to traditional scholarly claims, Dionysian cultic activities may very well have occurred in archaic Rome in the decades around 500 BC. A strong scholarly tradition rooted in the 19th century denies the presence of Dionysian ecstatic rites, cults, and satyr plays in Roman society. Although people in nearby societies evidently engaged in such behaviour around the same time in history, the Romans simply did...

2010-05-28 06:40:00

TUCSON, Ariz., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The first ever Smokin' Summer Sale is on at OakStreet Man, seller of Exceptional Goods for the Uncompromising Man(TM). A wide range of premium cookware from Viking, the first name in kitchenware, and luxurious linens for bed and bath from Matouk, known for the highest-quality Egyptian cotton goods, are dramatically reduced -- 50% and more -- but still sold with OakStreet Man's 100% satisfaction guarantee. Viking's 7-layer stainless steel and aluminum...

2009-10-30 07:15:00

ORANGEBURG, S.C., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Zeus, Inc., a leader in material science and polymer extrusions, announces the acquisition of AS9100 certification for aerospace applications. The standard was developed by The Society for Automotive Engineers and it defines quality and management requirements. This certification is merely one indication of Zeus' increased presence in the aerospace industry. The company is also working directly with more suppliers to design end products for...

2009-08-04 06:50:00

ORANGEBURG, S.C., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Zeus, Inc., a global leader in material science and high performance polymer extrusions, has expanded its international personnel with the hiring of David Labelle as its new Business Development Manager and Derek Ramsey in the position of European Sales Supervisor. Both Labelle and Ramsey have strong backgrounds in sales, business development and management within various markets. David Labelle, who lives in Lyon, France, is the newest member of the...


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Pisces (fish) Constellation -- Location: Zodiac constellation, visible from both Hemispheres; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 01h; Declination: +15; Source: Ancient, Middle East and eastern Mediterranean, also Greek and Roman mythology. The constellations that are included in the Zodiac - the 12 constellations recognized by Babylonian astronomers through which our Sun, moon, and planets appeared to travel during the course of a year - are considered to be among the oldest sky patterns...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'