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2012-06-07 14:22:06

ORANGE, Calif., June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 9-10, Don Presley of Orange, Calif., will auction 1,000+ lots of antiques, fine art and quality collectibles from Beverly Hills and Newport Beach estates. Added highlights include NASA annotated flight plans for Apollo 11 and Soyuz. The 12 noon (Pacific) start time will be marked by the sounds of a superb 99-inch Tiffany tall-case clock with Walter H. Durfee movement. "A similar clock with the same type of movement sold in a 2007 auction...

2012-05-18 06:20:35

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- NASA is offering visitors rare access to several key areas of Kennedy Space Center during its 50th anniversary year to enhance a popular destination that already features an array of authentic attractions showcasing the space program and opportunities for up-close viewing of ongoing rocket launches. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120518/NY09986-a ) (Logo:...

2012-04-09 10:22:55

EAU CLAIRE, Wis., April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Erbert and Gerbert's® Sandwich Shop presents the new Apollo, an Olympian sandwich available for a limited time at stores across the system. Customers should be prepared to conquer their cravings with this Apollo Signature Sandwich loaded with Chicken Breast, Cherrywood Smoked Bacon, Avocado, Lettuce, Tomato, Hellmann's® Mayo and the Heroic Chipotle Citrus BBQ Sauce. "In the spirit of the upcoming Olympic games, we're excited to roll...

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2012-03-29 11:38:39

The most famous of all the Apollo missions, Apollo 11 put Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon, the first time man had ever stepped foot there. In July of 1969, the Saturn V rocket, powered by five massive F-1 engines, roared into life and launched itself into history books worldwide. Generating 7.5 million pounds of thrust, the engines peeled off of the rocket, as planned, after just two minutes of use. These engines tumbled into the Atlantic ocean and have yet to be recovered....

2012-03-09 13:38:00

NEW YORK, March 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TEDxHarlem tickets are now on sale. TEDxHarlem is an independently organized TED-licensed event. The one-day interactive forum will feature presentations on inspiring ideas and innovations by prominent speakers across various industries and will be held at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY on March 27 from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. EDT. The theme, "Creating Waves," speaks to the notion that ideas have the ability to spread and make an impact, no matter...

2011-11-03 08:20:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX), Apollo (NASDAQ:APOL), Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCA), du Pont (NYSE:DD), CBS (NYSE:CBS) & Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100419/HKM001LOGO ) C-level executives and Directors are privy to a great deal of information that the average investors would never have...

Missing Moon Rock Found
2011-09-22 12:18:28

   Arkansas has discovered its lost moon rock after years of it missing in Bill Clinton's gubernatorial papers, according to a Reuters report. The moon rock, brought back from the Apollo 17 mission, was originally presented to Arkansas Governor David Pryor in 1976. The rock is one of 185 rocks that has been presented to each state and 135 countries and is worth millions of dollars. The Apollo 17 rock had been missing since 1980 until Bobby Roberts, director of the...

2011-01-12 00:01:24

Out-of-this-World Space Artifacts at RR Auction Amherst, N.H. (Vocus/PRWEB) January 11, 2011 Approximately 450 unique and amazing artifacts of the Space Age"”from the earliest rocket missions to the space shuttle, including the memorable and historic Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo programs"”will be featured in a special Space Artifacts sale at RR Auction this month. The RR Auction event will feature some of the most memorable objects ever flown in space. Bidding will run from...

2010-12-05 00:13:32

Especially during tough times, when companies are trying to do more with less, they cannot afford costly problems. Many companies are preventing problem recurrence, reducing risk and replicating successes by turning to Apollo Associated Services to learn the root cause analysis methodology that pinpoints both action and condition causes, and is grounded in evidence. Midland, MI (PRWEB) December 3, 2010 Well known for helping Fortune 500 and "blue chip" companies solve recurring problems...

2010-08-13 11:16:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix Ancient Art, one of the world's most eminent galleries specializing in Classical Antiquities, is pleased to announce that it will exhibit in the Biennale des Antiquaires in Paris at the Grand Palais (15-22 September 2010). Hicham Aboutaam, co-owner of Phoenix Ancient Art, says, "We love the Biennale. It provides the ideal setting for us to show our most significant works in the company of some of the most distinguished dealers in the world. In...


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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