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2014-08-19 20:24:02

FIRST TRACK, "THE BIRDS OF ST. MARKS" DEBUTED THIS WEEK LOS ANGELES, Aug.

How Do Birds Avoid Crashes?
2011-10-28 04:15:45

The secret of how birds zip flawlessly through narrow spaces without crashing into obstacles has been unlocked by Australian scientists.

2011-07-28 14:18:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: Known for his chilling genius, Alfred Hitchcock was one of the most brilliant directors of all time.

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2011-02-23 13:48:05

A discovery made by a scientist who has been studying sleep in bird colonies found that seagulls learn from each other when it is safe to nod off.

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2009-01-11 13:50:00

Wildlife experts reported Friday that a toxic chemical produced by algae has been found in some sick California brown pelicans. The birds have been found in record numbers along the West Coast in recent weeks.

2008-12-17 13:35:47

A new version of the Barbie doll aimed at Alfred Hitchcock fans is hitting U.S. stores in time for Christmas -- Bird Barbie. This Barbie Collector doll is modeled on Tippi Hedren, star of the 1963 horror classic The Birds, the New York Post reports.

2008-11-06 06:00:12

By Susan Wloszczyna In the history of cinema, few films have proven as durable as those that sprang from the warped psyche of Alfred Hitchcock.

2008-10-10 12:00:23

"Stagecoach," the 1939 Western that paired for the first time director John Ford and leading man John Wayne, will get a free screening at 2 p.m. today at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library as this month's Classic Film Series feature.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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