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2014-11-14 08:21:37

BALTIMORE, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) has selected David G.

2014-11-12 23:04:50

Scott Klavon, Director of Nadcap Program & Aerospace Operations for the Performance Review Institute (PRI) has been named an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Revolutionary Shape Changing Aircraft Flap Tested By NASA
2014-11-11 03:33:18

NASA's green aviation project is one step closer to developing technology that could make future airliners quieter and more fuel-efficient with the successful flight test of a wing surface that can change shape in flight.

2014-11-07 08:20:38

Trimble Dimensions 2014--Three-Day Action Packed Event for Learning, Collaborating and Networking SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov.

VV02 VEGA with PROBA-V / VrenSat
2014-10-29 02:30:38

The Vega launch of ESA’s Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle (IVX), due on 18 November from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, has been postponed to allow for additional analyses of the Vega flight trajectory.

2014-10-23 20:20:34

Beefier universal saddles, adapters help technicians connect with modern trucks and buses MADISON, Ind., Oct.

2014-10-17 04:20:25

TETERBORO, New Jersey, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Group Dedicated to Supporting Customers in Western Hemisphere Dassault Falcon Jet recently


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2010-11-24 15:29:37

The boomerang is a flying tool, made of wood or carbon fiber-reinforced plastic, with a curved shape that is often used as a weapon or for sport. They have also been made of bones and come in many different shapes and sizes depending on their geographic or tribal origins and their intended function. The most commonly recognizable type is the returning boomerang which travels in an elliptical path and returns to its point of origin. The returning boomerang has lopsided wings in order to create...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.