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2012-09-02 14:20:29

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Freddie For A Day and Rovio Entertainment are proud to announce a unique and innovative partnership that sees the most iconic Rock'n'Roll frontman of all time, Freddie Mercury, become an honorary member of the Angry Birds family. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120902/LA66764) To start the week in which Freddie's memory is celebrated with Freddie For A Day on his birthday, September 5, this coming Monday, September 3 the creators...

2012-08-28 22:21:12

LONDON, August 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest slots winner at Jackpotjoy followed in Alice's footsteps by taking on the challenges of Wonderland. Unlike Alice, she returned home with a bank balance nearly 9 thousand pounds better off than when she went down the rabbit hole. Jackpotjoy is famous for paying out a great jackpot [http://www.jackpotjoybingo.com ] or prize quite often- no matter if you play bingo, slots or any of the casino games. The lucky Wonderland...

2012-08-27 02:23:40

LOS ANGELES, August 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- You too could have royal blood. Find out with findmypast.com's new app Hilary Duff, the actress and singer best known as Disney's Lizzie McGuire, is America's "most royal" celebrity, reveals a new study which names her the U.S. star most closely related to Queen Elizabeth II. Duff heads a table of "American Entertainment Royalty", compiled by the genealogy website, findmypast.com [http://Findmypast.com ]....

2012-08-15 01:08:23

Research shows not all feedback is good for you People who give positive encouragement and constructive criticism could be wasting their breath according to the latest research from a psychology expert at Queen Mary, University of London. The study, published in the journal Frontiers in Neuroscience, found that when people received either positive or negative feedback about their performance on complex decision-making tasks, it made their decision making worse. Study author Dr Magda...

2012-08-14 02:27:06

NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Screenvision, in an alliance with More2Screen and Eagle Rock, brings Queen, one of the world's most iconic British rock bands, to the big screen with the feature presentation of "Hungarian Rhapsody: Queen Live in Budapest '86." Originally filmed on July 27, 1986, this Queen concert film has been re-mastered for digital cinema in high definition with 5.1 surround sound and features many of the band's most popular tracks, including "Bohemian Rhapsody,"...

2012-08-07 14:21:03

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading video game publisher and developer Her Interactive today announced the launch of its first ever Kickstarter campaign seeking to secure funding to bring Nancy Drew: Tomb of the Lost Queen to smart phones and tablets. By porting their award-winning title to iOS and Android platforms Her Interactive will reach a larger audience, enabling Her Interactive to invest more resources into each Nancy Drew title. The campaign aims to raise $250,000...

Ultimate Survivor Title Goes To The Red Swamp Crayfish
2012-08-05 20:28:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Could make you think twice about introducing them to ecosystems Research from Queen Mary, University of London has found one of the most invasive species on the planet earth is able to source food from the land as well as its usual food sources in the water. Scientists examined the behavior of red swamp crayfish in Kenya's Lake Naivasha and discovered that the crayfish found additional food sources on land when the water was...

Medieval Banking Records Discovered Hidden Under Coats Of Arms
2012-07-24 11:51:50

A rare accounting document, half-concealed beneath a coat of arms design, has revealed the activities of Italian bankers working in early 15th century London, decades before the capital became a financial powerhouse. The discovery was made by economic historians at Queen Mary, University of London. Among the pages of a bound collection of traditional English crests held at the London College of Arms - the headquarters of British heraldry - are several papers belonging to a book of debtors...

2012-07-20 06:21:59

LONDON, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest slot winner at Jackpotjoy went down the rabbit hole and entered the Wonderland world where winning doesn't risk the wrath of the Queen of Hearts, but makes your bank balance eat the cake and grow! This time the lucky Wonderland winner is Mrs Beata W, who takes home GBP1,037 as a reward for playing Alice so successfully. She told Jackpotjoy simply, 'Thanks for my win!' Apart from slots, Jackpotjoy...

2012-07-19 06:25:12

NEW YORK, July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tony Bennett: Duets II, a presentation of THIRTEEN's Great Performances, that premiered on PBS in January, 2012 was nominated for a Prime-Time Emmy Award in the category of "Outstanding Variety Special." Tony Bennett: Duets II featured the 17-time Grammy Award winner's greatest hits, performed by Bennett and today's biggest stars, including Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble, Natalie Cole, Sheryl Crow, Aretha Franklin, Josh Groban, Faith Hill, Norah Jones,...


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Queen Sago Palm, Cycas rumphii
2014-01-30 08:32:40

Cycas rumphii is a palm-like species of cycad plant. The plant may also be referred to as Queen sago or the Queen sago palm. This species is a member of the Cycadaceae family and is native to the Malesian region. The C. rumphii is a relatively small plant reaching approximately 33 feet. Its trunk is grey with diamond patterned bark and measures up to 16 inches in diameter. Its leaves typically grow between 4.9 and 8.2 feet long. Leaves have a bright green coloration and a glossy surface....

Queen Sago, Cycas circinalis
2014-01-30 07:56:38

Cycas circinalis is a species of cycad plant. also referred to as the Queen sago. C. circinalis is native to Sri Lanka, although it is a widely cultivated plant. C. circinalis is commonly used for landscape, decorative purposes and may be used as a food source. The plant’s seeds are carefully soaked, ground and used to make flour. You will often find its flour used in tortillas, tamales and soups. The palm-like plant is a slow growing species. C. circinalis are known to have a short,...

Queen Scallop, Aequipecten opercularis
2013-04-16 20:35:52

The Queen Scallop, Aequipecten opercularis is a species of scallop of medium size. It is an edible marine bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Pectinidae. Being around 7 centimeters in size, this is one of the smaller scallop species that is commercially exploited. The shell of this species is sometimes fairly colorful, and it is also thin and brittle. It features about 20 radiating umbones. The valve on the left is slightly more convex than the valve on the right. One auricle of the...

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2012-06-14 08:35:48

Symbol: TRPA10 Group: Monocot Family: Commelinaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N PR    I Synonyms:   SEPU11 Setcreasea purpurea B.K. Boom Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL, LA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta –...

2012-06-14 09:20:25

Symbol: STSYT Group: Dicot Family: Euphorbiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   STTE11 Stillingia tenuis Small Distribution: StillingiasylvaticaL. ssp.tenuis(Small) D.J. Rogers distribution:USA(FL) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division  ...

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