Latest Rod Stories

2009-06-29 17:00:00

Most scientists who create models trying to understand the mechanics and aerodynamics of insect flight have assumed that insect wings are relatively rigid as they flap.

2009-03-18 20:39:11


2009-03-11 22:33:16

Grey's Anatomy star Chandra Wilson will play Matron Mama Morton in Chicago, representatives for the long-running Broadway revival said. The three-time Emmy Award nominee will join the production for a limited engagement June 8 through July 5 at the Ambassador Theatre in New York. A Houston native, Wilson began performing in musicals at the age of 5 with Theatre Under the Stars and went on to earn her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drama from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, where she...

2009-03-10 21:36:51

British rocker Rod Stewart is touring Japan for the first time in 13 years. Japan Today said the 64-year-old recording artist sang 21 songs, including his signature tracks Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? and Sailing, during his kick-off concert Monday night before a crowd of 6,000 at the Osaka Castle Hall.

2009-01-13 12:10:40

Jeff Daniels, Hope Davis, James Gandolfini and Marcia Gay Harden have signed on to star in Yasmina Reza's new play God of Carnage on Broadway. Translated from its original French by Christopher Hampton and directed by Matthew Warchus, the show is slated to open at the Bernard Jacobs Theatre March 22.

2008-09-02 18:00:24

ETA/Cuisenaire announces a special deal on VersaTiles(R), its exclusive self-correcting, independent student practice system designed to build essential skills and improve test scores in math, science and reading.

2008-07-23 15:01:00

The summer weather may be too hot to fly fish, but this fall the weather will cool. But you have bigger problems. The fishing rod broke in transit and you discovered the damage on the river bank. How miserable to watch the fish bite other lines.

2008-07-09 09:00:38

By Mark Lowry, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 9--FORT WORTH -- Puppets say the darnedest things.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").