...The post-space shuttle program would build the biggest rockets ever - larger than the Saturn V rockets which sent men to the moon - to send astronauts to asteroids and Mars."They can't meet the date with the money they have," report author Cristina...

Seventh Son

Opens Friday, Feb 6, 2015 Synopsis: A powerful knight trains his young apprentice to do battle against a diabolical witch who is gathering an army to wage supernatural war on all of mankind in this adaptation of author Joseph Delaney's young-adult novel The Spook's Apprentice. Years ago, brave Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges) succeeded in capturing evil enchantress Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore), and locking her away to rot in prison. Now Mother Malkin has escaped, and she's hungry for revenge. As her followers gather power, the dreaded witch reveals her infernal intentions to the noble knight who once imprisoned her, and who now has until the next full moon to train Tom Ward (Ben Barnes), the seventh son of a seventh son, to defend humanity against a threat whose evil knows no bounds. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore, Ben Barnes, Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Scores dead in first major ground battle in Gaza

...toll among Palestinian civilians rises.U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon called Israel's latest incursion "atrocious," and said it...al-Attiya said after a meeting with U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon that it is not important which country achieves the terms of...

What others say: Crackdown on synthetic drugs will help combat substance abuse

...according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. It is sold under such labels as K2, fake weed, Yucatan Fire, Skunk and Moon Rocks, the agency says.Spice is popular among young people, which is more reason for concern. "Of the illicit drugs most...


...Netanyahu says Hamas will pay a "heavy price."July 10 - Israel intensifies its bombardment. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urges an immediate cease-fire but neither side shows much interest in halting the fighting.July 11 - Netanyahu vows to press...


...load of grain into a city and find an unfamiliar destination without following signs. He could read the sky, the winds and the moon to tell what lay ahead.Mere Renaissance men paled by comparison. He could run all sorts of machinery, repair it when it broke...


...denying climate change is like arguing the moon is made of cheese, as he issued a call...President Kennedy set us on a course to the moon, there were a number of people who made...I don't remember anybody saying the moon wasn't there or that it was made of cheese...

Refuge Notebook: Breeding Bird Surveys - Quick! Three Beers!

I saw the moon for the first time this summer. Waking up at 2AM brings a new perspective to the seemingly perpetual daylight of Alaskan summers...


...calendar, so the start of Ramadan on the Gregorian calendar varies each year. Once the new crescent moon has been sighted, observance begins. The new moon at the end of the month signals Eid al-Fitr, a three-day festival marking the end of fasting...

Area runners compete at Mayor's Marathon

...37; 166. Scott Huff, Kenai, 4:00:14; 215. M. Scott Moon, Kenai, 4:20:34.Half marathonWomen - 10. Anna Widman...31; 61. Lauren Evarts, Homer, 1:51:09; 67. Heather Moon, Kenai, 1:52:06; 73. Katie Kirsis, Homer, 1:52...



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