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  • Jennifer gasped at the sight and stood, hands on the roll bar, and drank in the works of nature's paintbrush.

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  • Bartolommeo learned from the younger artist the rules of perspective, in which he was so skilled, while Raphael owes to the frate the improvement in his colouring and handling of drapery, which was noticeable in the works he produced after their meeting.

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  • Further references of great value will be found in the works of Bateson and Pearson referred to above, and in the annual volumes of the Zoological Record, particularly under the head " General Subject."

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  • We might assume that criticism and analysis had separated the wheat from the chaff in their writings, that everything of permanent value had probably been preserved and incorporated in the works of later economists.

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  • The extensions, the changes or the qualifications, of old doctrines, which at any rate in the works of responsible writers are rarely made without good if not always sufficient reason, have modified very considerably the whole science, and weakened the confidence of ordinary educated men in its conclusions.

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  • But in the works edited by Montholon and Las Cases, where the political aim constantly obtrudes itself, the emperor is made again and again to embroider on the theme that he had always been the true champion of ordered freedom.

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  • But, relieved as it may be by reflections of this kind - dreams some may perhaps still call them - the study of ornithology has unquestionably become harder and more serious; and a corresponding change in the style of investigation, followed in the works that remain to be considered, will be immediately perceptible.

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  • Many statistics will be found in the works mentioned, and these maybe supplemented from the trade publications of different countries.

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  • Later, as in the works attributed to Basil Valentine, sulphur, mercury and salt are held to be the constituents of the metals.

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  • That stream is sure sooner or later to carry with it every reality that has been reached by side-issues and leaps; and of such things we have important cases in the works of Strauss and Debussy.

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  • It is no exaggeration to say that a parallel condition in literature would be produced by a strong public opinion to the effect that any Enelish style was hopelessly out of date unless it consisted exclusively of the most difficult types of phrase to be found in the works of Browning and Meredith.

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  • See eulogy by his friend Dr David Hosack (Essays, i., New York, 1824), with biographical details taken from a letter of Rush to President John Adams; also references in the works of Thacker, Gross and Bowditch on the history of medicine in America.

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  • Much information is also contained in the works by Lamouche, Miller, Thomson, Joanne, Cambon, Millet, Hamard and Laveleye, cited under the heading Balkan Peninsula.

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  • It is probable that the algebra of the Egyptians was of a most rudimentary nature, for otherwise we should expect to find traces of it in the works of the Greek geometers, of whom Thales of Miletus (640-546 B.C.) was the first.

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  • The germs of the theory of determinants are to be found in the works of Leibnitz; Etienne Bezout utilized them in 1764 for expressing the result obtained by the process of elimination known by his name, and since restated by Arthur Cayley.

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  • The most ready means of noting the progress of zoology during the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries is to compare the Aristotle's classificatory conceptions of successive naturalists classifi- with those which are to be found in the works of cation.

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  • Before he was sixteen he attended lectures at Owens College, and at eighteen he gained a mathematical scholarship at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated in 1871 as senior wrangler and first Smith's prizeman, having previously taken the degree of D.Sc. at London University and won a Whitworth scholarship. Although elected a fellow and tutor of his college, he stayed up at Cambridge only for a very short time, preferring to learn practical engineering as a pupil in the works in which his father was a partner.

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  • A second and slightly divergent list from the hand of a Byzantine rhetorician has been incorporated in the works of Philo of Byzantium.

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  • Teutonic heroic saga, properly so-called, consists of the traditions connected with the migration period, the earliest traces of which are found in the works of historical writers such as Ammianus Marcellinus and Cassiodorus.

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  • But these men did little more than pave the way for the true romantic novel, which first took shape under the hand of Santo KyOden (f76f1816), and culminated in the works of Bakin, Tanehiko, Samba, Ikku, Shunsui and their successors.

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  • He and the craftsmen of the school he established completely refute the theory that the anatomical solecisms commonly seen in the works of Japanese sculptors are due to faulty observation.

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  • It is the basis of the famous Canon of kings, also called Mathematical Canon, preserved to us in the works of Ptolemy, which, before the astonishing discoveries at Nineveh, was the sole authentic monument of Assyrian and Babylonian history known to us.

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  • It may be that the study of such sums, which he found in the works of Diophantus, prompted him to lay it down as a principle that quantities occurring in an equation ought to be homogeneous, all of them lines, or surfaces, or solids, or supersolidsan equation between mere numbers being inadmissible.

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  • Occasional references to the celebrated musician in the works of his contemporaries are, however, by no means rare, and from these it may be conjectured with all but absolute certainty that Guido was born in the last decade of the 10th century.

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  • And in these three works of fiction there are not only humour and pathos, character and truth, there is also the largeness of outlook on life such as we find only in the works of the masters.

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  • The gallery of paintings, housed in a handsome building erected in 1880 on the Schdne Aussicht, contains one of the finest small collections in Europe, especially rich in the works of Rembrandt, Frans Hals and Van Dyck.

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  • His biographers used to be perplexed by a letter purporting to be from Liberius, in the works of Hilary, in which he seems to write, in 352, that he had excommunicated Athanasius at the instance of the Oriental bishops; but the document is now held to be spurious.

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  • Smith, Lew Wallace and McClernand, effected a lodgment in the works.

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  • The starting-point of this newer criticism of the prophets is the clearer practical recognition of the fact that all pre-exilic prophecy has come down to us in the works of post-exilic editors, and that for the old statement of the problem of the prophetic books - What prophecies or elements in Isaiah, Jeremiah and the rest are later than these prophets ?

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  • Numerous fragments and extracts from Gnostic writings are to be found in the works of the Fathers who attacked Gnosticism.

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  • Illustrations of these theoretic propositions are to be found in the works of Bell, Duchenne and 'Darwin, and in the later publications of Theodor Piderit, Mimike and Physiognomik (1886) and Mantegazza, Physiognomy and Expression (1890), to which the student may be referred for further information.

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  • It was evidently the general excellence of this collection that gave the version of the Vinland story that it contained precedence, in the works of early investigators, over the Vinland story of Hank's Book.

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  • Borneo has possessed a diamond industry since the island was first settled by the Malays; the references in the works of Garcia de Orta, Linschoten, De Boot, De Laet and others, to Malacca as a locality relate to Borneo.

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  • In the dark and disordered centuries which followed there are only a few scanty notices of the Germans, mainly in the works of foreign writers like Gregory of Tours and Jordanes; and then the 8th and 9th centuries, the time of the revival of learning which is associated with the name of Charlemagne, is reached.

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  • But Ray's influence and reputation have depended largely upon his two books entitled The Wisdom of God manifested in the Works of the Creation (1691), and Miscellaneous Discourses concerning the Dissolution and Changes of the World (1692).

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  • The copy, together with the many careful and highly finished preparatory studies for the heads, limbs and draperies which have been preserved, shows that this must have been the one of DUrer's pictures in which he best combined the broader vision and simpler habits of design which had impressed him in the works of Italian art with his own inherited and ingrained love of unflinchingly grasped fact and rugged, accentuated character.

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  • This latter conclusion is the more probable from the circumstance, that the text of the code, as revised by the emperor Leo, agrees with the citations from the Basilica which occur in the works of Michael Psellus and Michael Attaliates, both of them high dignitaries of the court of Constantinople, who lived a century before Balsamon, and who are silent as to any second revision of the code having taken place in the reign of Constantine Porphyrogenitus, as well as with other citations from the Basilica, which are found in the writings of Mathaeus Blastares and of Constantine Harmenopulus, both of whom wrote shortly after Balsamon, and the latter of whom was far too learned a jurist and too accurate a lawyer to cite any but the official text of the code.

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  • This search for the classic ideal is reflected in the works he completed or wrote under the Italian sky.

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  • These characteristics were naturally emphasized in the Aramaic writing on papyrus which, beginning about 500 B.C., during the Persian sovereignty in Egypt, lasted on there till about zoo B.C. The gradual development of this script into the square Hebrew, and the more ornamental writing of Palmyra, may be traced in the works of Berger and Lidzbarski.'

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  • Lamy has estimated that, in this class of poems, there are as many as 66 different varieties of metres to be found in the works of Ephraim.

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  • Harris 1 has been able to identify a number of Syriac quotations from or references to this commentary in the works of Isho'dadh, Bar-Kepha (Severus), Bar-salibi and Barhebraeus.

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  • Bostrom wrote little, but his views are to be found in the works of two groups of thinkers.

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  • Between the Naushirwanis of the Kharan desert and Mashkel, and the fish-eating population of the coast, enclosed in the narrow valleys of the Rakshan and Kej tributaries, or about the sources of the Hingol, are tribes innumerable, remnants of races which may be recognized in the works of Herodotus, or may be traced in the records of recent immigration.

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  • This transition from the presentment of traditional types to the modern play can be traced in the works of Gil Vicente, the father of the Portuguese theatre.

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  • It was the result of the revival of classic architecture known as Renaissance, but the change had commenced already a century earlier, in the works of Ghiberti and Donatello in sculpture, and of Brunelleschi and Alberti in architecture.

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  • We find such second-hand quotations even in the works of many writers who had probably never heard of Hajek.

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  • In his works written during this period (for instance, the Praeparatio evangelica and Demonstratio evangelica), as in the works of Origen himself and other anteNicene fathers, expressions occur looking in the direction of Arianism, and others looking in the opposite direction.

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  • Leonardo's own native Florentine manner had at first been not a little modified by that of the Milanese school as he found it represented in the works of such men as Bramantino, Borgognone and Zenale; but his genius had in its turn reacted far more strongly upon the younger members of the school, and exercised, now or later, a transforming and dominating influence not only upon his immediate pupils, but upon men like Luini, Giampetrino, Bazzi, Cesare da Sesto and indeed the whole Lombard school in the early 15th century.

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  • The Bayeux tapestry affords, however, valuable contemporary evidence, and there are some facts related by eye-witnesses in the works of William of Poitiers and William of Jumiges.

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  • The main difficulty which the condenser ought to overcome and upon which its efficiency should depend is the removal of naphthalene; this compound, which is present in the gas, condenses on cooling to a solid which crystallizes out in the form of white flakes, and the trouble caused by pipe stoppages in the works as well as in the district supplied is very considerable.

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  • He occupied himself during this time in meditating upon what he had read in the works of Grotius and Hobbes.

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  • It is impossible to do more here than mention the names of the most famous of the long roll of poets which are noted in the works of Snorri and in the two Skalda-tal.

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  • His objections to the fundamental propositions of Descartes were published in 1642; they appear as the fifth in the series contained in the works of Descartes.

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  • Remarkable sketches of Galician life are to be found in the works of the German novelist Sacher-Masoch (1835-1895).

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  • Fuller bibliographical information will be found in the works already mentioned, in the articles in the Ency.

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  • In 1907 there were six engines in the works with a pumping capacity of 152,000,000 gallons daily.

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  • On the authority of the two great commentators Pappus and Proclus, Euclid wrote four books on conics, but the originals are now lost, and all we have is chiefly to be found in the works of Apollonius of Perga.

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  • As you might surmise from the signature appended to this message, I'm interested in the works of Mark Twain.

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  • None has the routine formality, the writing to a formula, which we find in the works of other pretenders to the title.

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  • Some think he's the lube that oils the machine others that he's a great big spanner in the works.

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  • It is demonstrable by various passages in the works and letters that he never looked upon the Wissenschaftslehre as containing the whole system; it is clear from the chronology of his writings that the modifications supposed to be due to other thinkers were from the first implicit in his theory; and if one fairly traces the course of thought in the early writings, one can see how he was inevitably led on to the statement of the later and, at first sight, divergent views.

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  • Founding himself to some extent on the traditional motives, Diirer conceived and carried out a set of designs in which the qualities of the German late Gothic style, its rugged strength and restless vehemence, its love of gnarled forms, writhing actions and agitated lines, are fused by the fire of the young master's spirit into vital combination with something of the majestic power and classic severity which he had seen and admired in the works of Mantegna.

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  • He was a weak and incapable sovereign, but the very exaggerated accusations against him, which are found principally in the works of older historians, are mainly due to the fact that the king and to a larger extent his queen, Sophia, for a time furthered the cause of church reform, thus incurring the displeasure of Romanist writers.

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  • Some think he 's the lube that oils the machine others that he 's a great big spanner in the works.

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  • Ex-works engines, engines awaiting scrap and in workaday condition, and stripped down in the works are all included.

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  • Consumers are faced with the potential of bouncing checks they may already have in the works.

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  • There are even airplanes in the works to use an improved fuel, based on alternative fuels.

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  • The following are some of the options available or in the works.

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  • There are more than 90 retail shops spread across the U.S., with additional locations in the works.

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  • According to Variety, a reality version of the popular board game, Monopoly is in the works.

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  • Even though ratings have dropped since the show's inception, a seventh season is already in the works.

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  • This is the first book and plans are in the works for the next book in the series.

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  • An Arrested Development movie is rumored to be in the works.

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  • It was director Martin Scorsese who lured him back to do Gangs of New York but after finishing There Will Be Blood, he has no major projects in the works.

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  • Talks are in the works for the show, set to star Brody and a few of his friends.

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  • She has a whole ton of projects in the works and from the looks of things, seems like a pretty busy girl.

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  • Later that same year it was announced that a solo album was in the works.

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  • She was also tapped by Oprah herself to play the lead role of Celie in the film adaptation of the Broadway musical The Color Purple, and she also has a new album in the works slated for release in 2009.

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  • Other projects in the works include an autobiography and a line of baby care products.

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  • Once that comment had left Octomom's lips, there were rumors swirling around that a reality TV show with the two of them was in the works.

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  • Talks have been reportedly in the works for a new type of Oprah show.

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  • Talks have reportedly been in the works for quite some time, which lead to the delay of the project for a number of years.

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  • Haim's representatives say that Corey was living sober and the actor had a number of new projects in the works.

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  • We can all only hope that it never comes to fruition, but a Jersey Shore book is reportedly in the works.

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  • X-Factor is a huge success in the U.K. and talks have long been in the works of having an American version.

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  • Nearing their ten-year anniversary, the band presently has a DVD in the works that will act as a career retrospective.

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  • Once-abandoned warehouses now sport trendy lofts and more high-rise condos, restaurants and shops are in the works.

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  • An expansion pack was released later that year and a sequel is currently in the works.

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  • There are already three online-enabled games with a host of new ones in the works!

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  • Tetris DS and Metroid Prime Hunters launch on March 20 and many more games with Wi-Fi compatibility are in the works.

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  • After having so much fun with the yoga and strength exercises, many people started asking if there was a Nintendo Wii Fit replacement game in the works.

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  • Overlord was released in June 2007, but an expansion pack is already in the works for both the Xbox 360 and the PC versions.

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  • Although it was met with mixed reviews, a sequel is in the works and will be released in the 2007 holiday season.

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  • Rare is now a first-party developer for Xbox platforms but also creates Game Boy Advance titles and was recently confirmed to Nintendo DS games in the works.

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  • Seed, the game, is currently in the works by a Denmark-based company called Runestone Game Development.

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  • Sony has indicated that a solution is in the works wherein the UMD game can be transferred to the PSP Go's internal memory.

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  • Weekly Famitsu is reporting that a Tekken game is in the works for the Sony PSP, though no more details have been revealed.

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  • A third movie was in the works but was scrapped shortly after Cradle of Life tanked.

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  • Regardless of the month, many of the rumors do agree that 2009 is "the" year for the pairing, so perhaps something is still in the works.

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  • Though the possibility is still there, there is no deal in the works according to BusinessWeek.

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  • With a new album in the works and other projects on the horizon, Kyla appears to be leading a busy life.

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  • The current rumor is that a fifth installment of the Indy franchise is in the works and some say Harrison Ford is planning on reprising his role as Indiana Jones, while nothing has yet been confirmed.

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  • Director David Twhoy has confirmed the film to be in the works.

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  • The brainchild of James Cameron (of well-known Titanic notoriety), the Avatar movie background has been in the works for much longer than many know.

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  • Although there have been numerous rumors regarding the cancellation of the fourth Spiderman movie, the Spiderman rebooted film is still in the works and scheduled for a 2011-2012 release.

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  • New criteria in the works for the DSM-V may eliminate the distinction as far as diagnosing autistic disorders because it may merge social and communication delays into one domain.

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  • It's not just the patriotic Scotsman who appreciates the ties of heritage and Scottish culture reflected in the works of Runrig over the years.

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  • A Hannah Montana movie is also in the works with a tentative release date of May 2009.

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  • As of writing, The Block has gone gold and there are more tour plans in the works.

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  • Celebrate with a party the weekend before or the weekend after, so the person does not suspect that a surprise party is in the works.

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  • A new season of Brooke Knows Best is in the works for VH1.

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  • A new season of Candy Girls is in the works.

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  • Is an Octomom reality show in the works?

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  • There are also plans in the works to turn her first book into a movie.

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  • Andy Bell has commented that a special 3-D movie is in the works.

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  • Fans were thrilled to hear that a new Indiana Jones movie, currently only known as Indiana Jones IV, is in the works for 2007.

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  • A movie version of Ender's Game has been in the works for some time.

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  • Anne Rice published the first in her vampire series, Interview with the Vampire, in 1976, and at that time there was already a healthy interest in the works of J.R.R. Tolkien in colleges and high schools across the country.

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  • Universal has announced they have a Battlestar Galactica feature film in the works with a release date in 2011.

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  • Here's a look at what futuristic inventions and cool stuff are in the works or are available in a limited market.

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  • BabyCenter has a new beta site in the works that incorporates many of the Web 2.0 tools and technologies with self-formed networks and forums, private profiles and the ability to upload and share photos with those in your group.

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