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2012-06-11 23:00:44

Grand Prize Winner will Receive A Son Of Serpent Coaster! Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 K'NEX, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary with the release of its highly anticipated K´NEX Thrill Ride: Son of Serpent Coaster with its first ever Roller Coaster week contest! Starting Monday, June 11, 2012 at noon, through Friday, June 15, 2012, K´NEX fans can log on to knex.com, click on the link on the homepage...

2012-05-31 23:00:42

Special Exhibit Demonstrates the Physics of Amusement Park Rides Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) May 30, 2012 What is the angular velocity of the Blender Ride as it spins about the center post? This is just one of many questions that the Lakeview Museum of Arts & Sciences in Peoria, Illinois is answering in K´NEX: Building Thrill Rides, a special exhibit that captivates young visitors and provides them the opportunity to explore the science, math and technology behind hair-raising amusement...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.