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2015-03-02 16:22:01

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on Monday's announcement by Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski of her

2014-11-12 23:00:40

Announcement of 31M Fundraising Effort for Scholarships, Infrastructure, and Technology Electrifies Guests Largo, MD (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 Prince

2014-10-25 23:00:21

United States Senator Barbara Mikulski, Lockheed Martin and Kaiser Permanente Honored by Prince George’s Community College at the 2014 Partners for Success Awards Dinner and Gala

2013-12-13 23:02:05

Nurses and Doctors from Johns Hopkins University and University of Maryland Sign and Send Letter to Sen.

Image 1 - Space Archive, Supernova Named in Honor of Maryland Senator
2012-04-08 05:15:42

Both one of the world's largest astronomy archives and a supernova have been named in honor of the US Senator currently serving as the chairwoman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies.

2012-04-06 04:10:39

The following is a statement from NASA's Chief Scientist, Waleed Abdalati, on the Space Telescope Science Institute naming its astronomical database the Barbara A. Mikulski Archive for Space Telescopes (MAST).


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.