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2011-11-28 19:00:00

Simply Fondue in San Juan Capistrano is offering hot stone cooking as an alternative to entree fondues. Hot rock entrees will arrive at the table bursting with aroma, seared and sizzling on a hot volcanic stone. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) November 28, 2011 Rok Cooking just added Simply Fondue to its long list of customers who are offering their diners an amazing hot rock cooking experience. Jim Neiger, owner of two Simply Fondue franchises in Orange County, was introduced to hot rock cooking at...

2011-11-28 17:18:34

With his June 2011 senior thesis examining tent cities, UC planning graduate Andrew Heben seemingly foreshadowed current “Occupy” protests. That research has already been published in Planning magazine, and Heben hopes to turn his student thesis into a book. As part of his research for his senior thesis as an urban planning student at the University of Cincinnati, Andrew Heben spent a month during the summer of 2010 living in an unsanctioned tent encampment in Ann Arbor, Mich.,...

Instant Camouflage Discovered In Two Cephalopods
2011-11-11 11:17:36

[ Watch the Video ] Scientists have discovered two deep ocean species of cephalopods, the octopus Japetella heathi and the squid Onychoteuthis banksii, that can go from transparent to opaque in the blink of an eye, a new study finds. This impressive camouflage swap, from both an octopus and a squid, is an adaptation that help keeps the species safe from different types of predators, Stephanie Pappas of LiveScience reports. The first predators that the cephalopods must be wary of are...

2011-11-09 08:00:00

A completely new piece of survival equipment has been announced that is already generating great interest among survivalists and wilderness campers. Solo Scientific is rolling out its new Ion Flashlight Firestarter, which combines both of these essential survival tools into a single, lightweight and compact product. The product will be available from the wilderness and survival experts at CampingSurvival.com. (PRWEB) November 09, 2011 A completely new piece of survival equipment has been...

2011-10-15 03:05:00

20 years ago, Cary Schneider lost his childhood home in the infamous Oakland Hills Firestorm. Now the co-founder of disaster preparedness company Prepare Us, he reflects on how that experience shaped his future. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 October 19th marks the 20-year anniversary of the most costly fire in the history of the US, the Oakland Hills Firestorm. What started as a small grass fire became a raging wall of flames, leaping over freeways and devouring buildings as it...

2011-09-06 07:00:00

School shootings, weather emergencies and other disasters often trigger local public. Janesville, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 06, 2011 School shootings, weather emergencies and other disasters often trigger local public and private schools to lockdown their students and teachers, sometimes for hours. When these events occur, most schools today are woefully unprepared. This prompted survivaltools-equipment.com to announce its new Classroom Lockdown Survival Kit. When an emergency arises,...

2011-09-01 19:25:00

SurvivalTools-Equipment.com offers a great gift idea "Deluxe Classroom Lockdown Sruvival Kit" for disasters in local area schools such as tornadoes. Janesville, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 01, 2011 Disaster survival is a concern for every school and most have a safety plan in place. School survival kits are kept on the premises; and contain things like first aid supplies, food and extra clothing. Some schools even require its students to bring in their own emergency survival kits at the...

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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

2010-10-21 17:34:41

Morse code is a form of textual transmission as a series of on-off tones, lights, or clicks that are interpreted by a skilled listener. International Morse Code encodes the Roman alphabet, Arabic numerals, and a small set of punctuation as standardized sequences of short and long "dots" and "dashes". Since many non-English languages have more than 26 letters there are extensions to the Morse alphabet. The speed of Morse code is measure in WPM. A dot is one "on" element followed by an off...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.