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2015-01-22 12:25:19

GOLFZON to further expand its presence globally ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GOLFZON Co., Ltd.

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Professional Distance Runner Dathan Ritzenhein Surprises Standout with Elite Honor GRAND BLANC, Mich., Jan 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In its 30(th) year of honoring the nation's best high school

2015-01-22 08:27:35

-- Kaiser Permanente Becomes the Official Health Care Partner of the NBA and Presenting Partner of NBA FIT Live Healthy Week -- NEW YORK, Jan.

2015-01-22 08:27:16

--Multi-Year Partnership Brings Sports Nutrition Products to Spartan Race Competitors-- EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan.

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-ESPN to Broadcast Live from Scottsdale Fashion Square Site for Full Week Leading up to the Big Game- SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan.

2015-01-21 23:05:43

US Sports Camps, nationwide leaders in youth sports camp operations, are excited to launch a new youth ultimate program at the University

2015-01-21 23:00:28

Monster Energy, the official energy drink sponsor of X Games, is proud to announce its team of world-class athletes ready to compete this week at X Games Aspen 2015 at Buttermilk Mountain at Aspen

2015-01-21 20:20:11

The Company's Big Bertha, XR and Odyssey Works Products Stand Out in the Annual Equipment Evaluation CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan.

deflategate NFL
2015-01-21 16:36:52

Resident tech nerd Mark Lee Rollins looks at the science of deflated footballs, and what could account for such a discrepancy (aside from plain, old-fashioned cheating).


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.