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2012-07-22 23:02:03

A new website, which includes a history of the Infant of Prague, prayers and an opportunity to request devotional materials, has been introduced to the web. Sharon, WI (PRWEB) July 22, 2012 The Infant of Prague has a long history in the faith tradition of the catholic church. The image of the Child Jesus known as the "Infant Jesus of Prague" was in reality of Spanish origin. In the 17th century, this beautiful statue was brought by a Spanish princess to Bohemia and presented to a Carmelite...

2012-06-28 23:03:26

Internet Delegates Explore Green Prague With DotGreen Prague, Czech Republic (PRWEB) June 28, 2012 The DotGreen Community, Inc., the premier representative promoting the launch of the new .green Top-Level Domain (TLD), introduced a greener Prague to delegates of the international ICANN conference taking place this week at the Hilton Hotel. The idea, vision and global concept of the .green online sustainability identifier has been in the works for almost five years. DotGreen´s...


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2010-09-16 15:30:25

An astronomical clock is a clock with special mechanisms and dials to display astronomical information. This information can include everything from the relative position of the sun and the moon to major planets to zodiacal constellations. The term Astronomical clock is loosely used to refer to any clock that shows astronomical information. The clock could include the location of the sun and the moon, age and phase of the moon as well as other astronomical data. However, it should not be...

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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