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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...

2009-12-17 07:00:00

LONDON, December 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Apollo, a transatlantic submarine cable system, and Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), a provider of global data centre services, today announced that Apollo has opened a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Equinix's LD4 London Slough International Business Exchange(TM) (IBX(R)) data centre. This new PoP in LD4 provides Apollo's customers with resilient, intercontinental access between the UK and major cities in the USA. By locating outside central London, Apollo...

2009-07-30 06:00:00

EAST HANOVER, N.J., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comverge, Inc. (Nasdaq: COMV), a leading provider of comprehensive smart grid, demand management, and energy efficiency solutions, today announced a multi-deal agreement with a leading Virginia-based utility including: a 5-year, 117 megawatt (MW) commercial and industrial (C&I) Virtual Peaking Capacity((R)) (VPC) contract; an agreement to supply more than 150,000 advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)-enabled energy management...

2009-07-29 05:00:00

NASA will honor Apollo astronaut Al Worden with the presentation of an Ambassador of Exploration Award for his contributions to the U.S. space program. Worden will receive the award during a ceremony Thursday, July 30, at 4 p.m. EDT. The ceremony will be held at the Apollo Saturn V Center at NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida, where the moon rock will be displayed. Reporters interested in covering the ceremony should contact Andrea Farmer at 321-449-4318 or Jillian McRae...

2009-07-17 08:11:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The first men to walk on the moon will reunite today with 10 crew members from other Apollo manned spaceflight missions at the National Aviation Hall of Fame in Dayton, the birthplace of flight and a national leader in the aerospace industry, according to the Ohio Business Development Coalition, the nonprofit organization that markets the state for capital investment. The convergence of Apollo astronauts in Dayton is the first time they will reunite...

2009-06-24 07:00:00

Apollo/OpenWay Integration Enables Two-Way, Real-Time Communication Between Utility and Customer EAST HANOVER, N.J. and LIBERTY LAKE, Wash., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comverge Inc. (Nasdaq: COMV) and Itron (Nasdaq: ITRI) today announced the successful integration of Comverge's Web-based demand management platform, Apollo(TM), and OpenWay(R), the advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) solution from Itron, enabling interactive, two-way communication between the utility and its...

2009-04-27 08:30:00

NEW YORK, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Dimension Data, a $4.5 billionIT services and solutions provider, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the 2009 Helios HR Apollo Awards. The Apollo Awards, presented by Helios HR, recognize organizations that promote employee development. The awards honor organizations of all sizes that show marked success in developing an ongoing culture of employee support and development. This includes creating development opportunities for employees,...

2009-04-08 08:41:00

Solution Improves Patient Care and Provider Efficiency with Simple and Secure Clinical Multimedia Management -- Currently Being Implemented at The Hospital for Sick Children FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 8 //PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Apollo, a provider of clinical multimedia solutions, today announced the release of Apollo Enterprise Patient Media Manager (Apollo EPMM(TM)), an enterprise solution that, for the first time, transforms distributed patient media into one unified record. Apollo...

2009-04-08 06:30:00

Apollo now available with enhanced Smart Grid applications HOUSTON, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comverge, Inc. (Nasdaq: COMV), a leading provider of smart grid, demand management and energy efficiency solutions, announced the first release of its Apollo(TM) system at its annual Users Group Meeting. Apollo represents the industries first integrated Demand Response Management System that links in-home demand response devices to electric utility operations and back office applications....

2009-03-26 15:28:06

NASA is planning a number of activities and events in 2009 as America nears the 40th anniversary of the first moon landing on July 20. The events will celebrate the Apollo Program, its accomplishments, and the benefits to our lives today. "Celebrate Apollo: Exploring the Moon, Discovering Earth" is an effort to engage the public and disseminate information about NASA's historic, current and future missions. Several items have been developed to aid the celebration, including an Apollo 40th...

Latest Apollo Reference Libraries

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....

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...

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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