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Neil Armstrong
2014-07-24 02:45:49

Bob Granath, NASA's Kennedy Space Center When visitors come to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, iconic facilities such as the mammoth Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) and launch pads leave lasting impressions. Another facility that has had a long-standing impact on America's human spaceflight programs recently was renamed in honor of Neil Armstrong. He has been hailed as one of the greatest heroes of the nation's efforts to explore. Originally constructed as the Manned Spacecraft...

2014-07-08 23:07:15

Award Recognizes Apollo Video’s 2013 Delivery Performance Bothell, WA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Apollo Video Technology (Apollo Video) has been recognized with the Gold award from New Flyer Industries Canada ULC (New Flyer) for delivery performance in the 2013 calendar year. The award marks the fourth performance award Apollo Video has received from New Flyer and the third consecutive “gold” rating. The Supplier Delivery Performance Award honors suppliers that have provided New Flyer...

Orion launch abort system
2014-06-19 08:05:24

NASA All the superlatives associated with Orion's first mission this year – farthest a spacecraft for humans has gone in 40 years, largest heat shield, safest vehicle ever built – can be dazzling, no doubt. But the reason engineers are chomping at the bit for Orion's first mission is the promise of crucial flight test data that can be applied to the design for future missions.  Orion only has two flight test opportunities before astronauts climb aboard for the first crewed mission in...

2014-06-17 23:08:33

The Clark County Public Transit Benefit Authority Selects Apollo Video Technology to Increase Rider Safety BOTHELL, WASH. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 The Clark County Public Transit Benefit Area Authority (C-TRAN) has selected the RoadRunner™ on-board video surveillance system and Vehicle Information Management (ViM™) Software from Apollo Video Technology (Apollo Video) for its fleet of fixed-route and paratransit vehicles. The system, complete with digital video recorders (DVR) and camera...

2014-06-10 16:26:41

-- Current CEO and Founder Dennis McWilliams to Assume Role of President and Chief Commercial Officer -- AUSTIN, Texas, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apollo Endosurgery, Inc., a leader in minimally invasive endoscopic surgical products for bariatric and gastrointestinal procedures, today announced changes to its executive management team. Todd Newton will join Apollo Endosurgery as Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the board of directors. Current President and Chief...

2014-06-02 08:26:00

A music video for Brendan Apollo's newest single, "Apollo Rising," was posted to his official YouTube channel yesterday. NEW YORK, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City-based recording artist Brendan Apollo recently signed a multi-million deal with Young Swaggazar Entertainment (YSE) in collaboration with Industrial Motion Pictures (IMP). This five-year deal represents the culmination of years of hard work and dedication on the part of the multi-talented singer/songwriter,...

2014-05-27 20:21:38

Debut EP "Clouds" Available for Preorder on iTunes with Release Date Set for June 9 NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City-based recording artist Brendan Apollo recently signed a multi-million deal with Young Swaggazar Entertainment (YSE) in collaboration with Industrial Motion Pictures (IMP). This five-year deal represents the culmination of years of hard work and dedication on the part of multi-talented singer/songwriter Brendan Apollo. Apollo's debut EP, "Clouds",...

2014-05-26 12:22:16

LONDON, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Specialty Tire Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/automotive/tyres/global_specialty_tire_market_2014_2018.htmlAbout Specialty TiresTires are an integral component of vehicles and are manufactured using raw materials such as natural rubber, nylon tire cord fabric, and carbon black. Rubber chemicals and synthetic rubber, including styrene-butadiene rubber and...

apollo 15 crew
2014-05-25 04:44:40

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The joystick used by Apollo 15 commander David Scott sold for more than $600,000 as part of an online auction featuring artifacts from the 1960s and 1970s NASA spaceflight program. The device, which is actually a spring-loaded rotational hand controller that comes complete with attached cables, was purchased for the sum of $610,063 – apparently setting a new record for the highest amount ever paid for a space travel-related...

2014-04-28 16:33:07

Apollo is already in compliance with many of the FDA's proposed regulations CONCORD, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Apollo Electronic Cigarettes, a premier electronic cigarette and e-liquid company, announced today that it is already in compliance with many of the new proposed electronic cigarette regulations recently published by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). According to the FDA, several of the proposed rules will require e-cig companies to: -- Register...


Latest Apollo Reference Libraries

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2009-07-06 14:36:56

Orion is a spacecraft design that is being developed by the United States space agency NASA. When completed, each Orion spacecraft will carry a crew of up to six astronauts. Along with Orion, the Ares I launch vehicle is also being developed. Orion and Ares I are both part of NASA's Project Constellation. The project should be complete in 2010, when NASA wants to start planning on sending human explorers back to the Moon, and eventually Mars and other celestial bodies in the Solar System....

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2007-10-26 11:54:15

The Mountain Apollo (Parnassius apollo), is a butterfly of the Papilionidae family. It is found on mountains in Europe usually above 3250 feet and up to 6550 feet, preferring flowery meadows and mountain pastures. It is found throughout Europe and is protected as an endangered species in Finland, Sweden, the Principality of Liechtenstein, and Czech Republic. In Sweden it is restricted to areas that have limestone in the ground, suggesting that the decrease in populations could be related to...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Ophiuchus (serpent bearer) Constellation -- Location: Equatorial, visible in both Hemispheres; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 17h; Declination: 0; Source: Greek Mythology The constellation Ophiuchus seems to be a figure of a man entwined with two snakes, one in each hand. The constellation is an ancient one, but most often associated with Asclepius, the son of Apollo and Coronis. Asclepius was regarded as the founder of medicine, having learned the healing arts from both his father...

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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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