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2012-05-19 04:40:48

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Who hasn´t, in the days of their youth, cast their eyes skyward to count the stars, make guesses as to how large the moon really is, and wish so badly to be able to float amongst the firmament? Of course, it´s likely you – like the rest of us – weren´t able to make these dreams come true, a notion which probably hits you hardest near your 30th birthday. Just because you can´t float in the inky blackness of space...

2010-03-11 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO and IRVINE, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Plate International (PPI), the global leader in Acceleration Training(TM) fitness equipment, today unveiled pro6, the first-ever combination of proven Power Plate® exercise with upper body cable-resistance training to give users the ultimate, total-body workout in a half hour. Debuting at the International Health & Racquet Sport Association (IHRSA) show, Power Plate pro6 features an all-new fitness system...

2008-07-17 15:00:51

Kuraray America Inc.'s Eval Business Unit announced today that it will raise the price of all of its EVAL(TM) EVOH products, resins and films, by $0.45/pound. This increase will be effective on September 1, 2008, or as soon as agreements allow. George Avdey, EVAL Business Unit President, said these increases are necessary in response to the astounding and sustained increases in energy, raw materials, utilities, packaging, transportation, and other costs. "Despite our best efforts to...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • 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.
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