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  The Fly (1986)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Screenwriter Charles Edward Pogue originated the idea of remaking The Fly (1958), and wrote the script.
However, key details from Pogue's script (the fusion of man and fly and details of the metamorphosis) were retained.
Factual errors: Veronica flushes the toilet to change the cold water pressure in the shower, but this would only happen after the flush when the cistern is refilling, not during the flush cycle.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0091064   (582 words)

  
  Fly - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The fly life cycle is composed of four stages: egg, larva (commonly known as a maggot), pupa, adult.
In demonology, Beelzebub is referred to as the "Lord of the Flies".
In art, extremely life-like flies have sometimes been depicted in the trompe l'oeil paintings of the 15th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fly   (898 words)

  
 Flight - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Flying tree frogs use greatly enlarged webbed feet for a similar purpose, and there are flying lizards which employ their unusually wide, flattened rib-cages to the same end.
Flying fish can glide using enlarged wing-like fins, and have been observed soaring for hundreds of metres using the updraft on the leading edges of waves.
Among living animals that fly, the wandering albatross has the greatest wingspan, up to 3.5 metres (11.5 feet); the trumpeter swan and the great bustard compete for the greatest weight, at around 24 kilograms (38 pounds).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flight   (581 words)

  
 FLY
Within the installation, Fly, the utopian rhetoric invested within the notion of telepresence is ultimately usurped by the ultra-trite, supra-insignificant act of possession.
Implanting the chip into the body must be done within 24 hours of the fly being killed: this allows for the legs to be moved and positioned into a desirable pose.
After the chip is inserted and the fly joints age, the fly legs are especially fragile and break off very easily.
www.conceptlab.com /fly   (1291 words)

  
 House fly Printout - EnchantedLearning.com
The common house fly is a common flying insect that is found throughout the world.
House flies are dark gray, with four dark stripes down the top of the thorax.
Disease Carrier: The House Fly is often a carrier of diseases, such as typhoid fever, cholera, dysentery, and anthrax.
www.enchantedlearning.com /subjects/insects/fly/Houseflyprintout.shtml   (375 words)

  
 Fly Information
Flies are holometabolous, therefore they have four distinct morphological stages; egg, larva (maggot), pupa and adult.
Flies and other insects, such as burying beetles, are very important in consuming and eliminating dead bodies of animals.
Flies are also essential in the conversion of feces and decaying vegetation to soil.
insected.arizona.edu /flyinfo.htm   (480 words)

  
 EEK! - Nature Notes - Fly Fishing
Fly fishing is a fun way to catch bluegills, trout, bass and many other kinds of fish that live in Wisconsin waters.
Fly fishing is not too difficult to learn, but it does help to read up on the sport and practice with an experienced angler.
Fly fishing is a little different than fishing with a spinning rod and reel.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/eek/nature/flyfishin1.htm   (373 words)

  
 Fly Control - Exocutor Fly killer equipment designed for home or commercial use.
Fly Control - Exocutor Fly killer equipment designed for home or commercial use.
Fly Control - Exocutor is designed for homes, offices, restaurants, food handling establishments, kennels, stables and other places where flies, and other flying insects, congregate causing a nuisance and a health risk.
The Exocuter is the ideal fly control unit, perfect for any environment where a quality electronic fly killer is required at a competitive price.
www.fly-control-supplies.com /Flykiller_exocuter.htm   (248 words)

  
 Fly Fishing in Salt Waters Magazine
Had the chance to fish the SLAM tournament last weekend and the preceding Superfly event.
Maine fall run of stripers and bluefin on fly......
Fly Fishing in Salt Waters magazine is published by Bonnier Corporation, © 2007
www.flyfishinsalt.com   (194 words)

  
 UPSU : Fly (Plymouth)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Fly is the regular small newspaper produced and distributed every week by upsu.
In it you will find all the latest news about what entertainment and events are going on in your Union, as well as sports fixtures & results, University events, information from the officers, big screen sports fixtures, up-coming stall holders, meetings, socials, classifieds, personals, competitions and anything else we can fit in.
With a new issue out every Monday, Fly is available to be picked up from Reception and various other points around the Union, aswell as being delivered to halls.
www.upsu.com /DisplayPage.asp?pageid=14593   (231 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Fly: Music: Sarah Brightman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Sadly, Fly never saw the light of day in the States, but fortunately, it's not a difficult album to come by.
Since Fly was only released overseas, they included the song on there since it's not available on any other album (except the Best Of album released years later).
Fly begins with the new-wavelike "The Fly", which sets the mood for the rest of the record...dark and haunting.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000005S58?v=glance   (1807 words)

  
 Fly by Dixie Chicks CD
FLY was nominated for the 2000 Grammy Award for Album Of The Year.
FLY won the 2000 CMA Award for Album Of The Year.
Natalie Maines' powerful voice wrings every drop of emotion out of a ballad like "Let Him Fly," and then turns on a dime to blast through the "Hole in My Head." But in addition to some fine playing and singing, FLY also finds the Chicks reaching new heights as songwriters.
www.cduniverse.com /search/xx/music/pid/1240820/a/Fly.htm   (593 words)

  
 The University of Melbourne - Fly redirection
Fly is required to create the graphs in pwebstats.
fly is copyright 1995-2001, Martin Gleeson and The University of Melbourne.
Permission is granted to copy and distribute this work free of charge provided that this notice remains intact.
www.unimelb.edu.au /fly/fly.html   (101 words)

  
 The Fly in 3D
Most people don't realise what they do when they smash a fly to pieces against the wall.
The fly is a masterpiece of evolutionary design.
Next time when you see a fly hovering around your room try to catch it.
www.microscopy-uk.org.uk /mag/artfly/blow.html   (191 words)

  
 The Fly (1958)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Trivia: "The Fly" was originally a story by George Langelaan that appeared in the June 1957 issue of Playboy magazine.
The sunset times had been carefully memorized as to not be foolishly caught in the dark walking home from a horror flick.
In spite of the subtle warnings from a couple of neighborhood kids who had already seen 'The Fly', I remained confident, having survived several movies, including 'Them' and 'The Invisible Man'.
us.imdb.com /Title?0051622   (481 words)

  
 fly - Wiktionary
Birds fly their prey to their nest to feed it to their young.
Each day the post flies thousands of letter around the globe.
(definite singular flyet; indefinite plural fly; definite plural flya/flyene)
en.wiktionary.org /wiki/fly   (491 words)

  
 The Fly Fishing Loop - the largest ring of fly fishing related websites
This can include, personal home pages, a commercial websites (such as a manufacturers with products or services that are fly fishing related), fly tying sites, fly fishing clubs, organizations, fly fishing links pages, fly fishing publications/periodicals, fly fishing guides, fly fishing shops etc. If it is fly fishing related it can be in the Loop.
Surf the various member sites in the Fly Fishing Loop, or follow this link for Instructions about navigating the Fly Fishing Loop.
If you enjoy fly fishing and everything that relates to fly fishing you will definitely want to fish the waters of the Fly Fishing Loop.
www.flydepot.com /ffloop   (547 words)

  
 Fly Fishing School   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
From 1997 to 2000, he was the editor of Gordon's Quill, the quarterly fly fishing newsletter of Theodore Gordon Fly Fishers.
Federation of Fly Fishers, The Nature Conservancy and the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum.
During 1995, his "Fly Fishing the Upper Delaware" newspaper column had appeared weekly during the fishing season in the Delaware "River Reporter" newspaper (Narrowsburg, NY).
www.fly-fishingschool.com /meetwill.htm   (749 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Fly: Music: Dixie Chicks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Every song on "Fly" makes you want to sing along & tap your feet - and each has a great story to tell as well.
Rounding out the "Fly" hit parade is "Without You," a soulful, sad memorial to the end of yet another relationship.
"Fly" is the Dixie Chicks firing on all cylinders.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00000K29H?v=glance   (1840 words)

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