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2014-07-08 23:09:59

Algalita to host interactive broadcast and expert panel on July 20 from the North Pacific Ocean to discuss the latest research and issues regarding plastic pollution in our oceans. RSVP required to attend event in Southern California Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Algalita, the Long Beach Marine Research and Education organization, in partnership with Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, will bring from the middle of the North Pacific Central Gyre to the mainland an interactive broadcast...

2014-06-09 23:02:54

Prior to receiving her new adjustable bed USAF Captain Mary McGriff needed sleep medication to help her get even four hours of sleep. Since receiving her donated adjustable bed she sleeps 9 to 10 straight and hasn’t had to take a single sleeping pill to achieve a full nights rest. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 United States Air Force Captain Mary McGriff, of Spring Lake, North Carolina is the first woman to receive an adjustable bed through Easy Rest Adjustable Sleep...

2014-05-19 12:31:10

Captains Answer Fan Questions Live and Reveal Behind-the-Scenes Details from Their Relentless Battle to Take Bluefin Fishing's Top Spot This Season WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An age-old battle wages off the coast of Gloucester, Mass., in the icy waters of the Atlantic. As the final weeks of bluefin season approach for the fishermen on National Geographic Channel's hit series Wicked Tuna, no captain will rest until they climb to the top of the leaderboard to...

2014-05-13 23:13:19

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Onyema Okorie of Fresno, California, a 2014 military scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation military scholarship to Capt. Onyema Okorie of Fresno, California. The military scholarship is awarded to service members, veterans and spouses pursuing a counseling education who commit to serving fellow military personnel,...

2014-05-01 20:23:02

Iconic Brand Encourages Owners to "Run for the Rum" in Quest for Winning Horse's Foal ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the best thoroughbreds and jockeys in the world prepare to run for the roses in Louisville, the Captain Morgan brand has its eye on another prize - the offspring of the next Triple Crown winner. The brand, looking to secure a horse fit for the Captain, will offer to match the winning horse's earnings if it goes on to win the Triple...

2014-04-30 12:26:54

52nd Annual Windjammer Days to take place in Boothbay Harbor, Maine June 22-28, 2014 BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Organizers of the 52nd Annual Windjammer Days has announced the tall ships that will be at this year's Windjammer Days Festival. The Festival will take place June 22 - 28, with seven windjammers scheduled to arrive in Linekin Bay on Tuesday, June 24th and then under full sail during the parade of sail on Wednesday, June 25(th). Recently recognized...

2014-04-19 23:02:21

Hendry Corporation proudly christened the Capt. F. M. Hendry drydock, celebrating the structure's official opening in Tampa Bay. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) April 19, 2014 Hendry Corporation, a leading shipbuilding and repair company located at Port Tampa Bay, hosted a traditional christening ceremony Thursday for the Capt. F. M. Hendry drydock. The event celebrated the structure’s official opening, the completion of the wastewater treatment facility, the A. W. Hendry Training Facility...

2014-04-15 16:20:38

Iconic Brand Reunites with Marvel to Debut new Street(TM) 750, Cast Mini-Movie and Digital Comic via National Contest MILWAUKEE, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harley-Davidson and Marvel Entertainment, LLC, have teamed up once again to defend freedom and tame explosive city streets in - and beyond - the popular film franchise, Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Since the early days of Captain America, he has been associated with Harley-Davidson, and the latest chapter of...

2014-04-02 08:29:41

Impact and Ease of Cinema to Headline Multi-City Upfront Event with Advanced Screening of Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Screenvision, a national leader in cinema advertising sales, will showcase its "Weekend Daypart" as a high impact and essential complement to TV advertising plans at its annual upfront event at New York's landmark Ziegfeld Theater. Additional presentations in Chicago, Los Angeles and Detroit will take place tomorrow...

2014-03-28 16:20:20

LONG BEACH, Calif., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public, military and private sector leaders met to discuss how the Port of Long Beach (PoLB) model of a surface and subsurface situational awareness network can be a template for other ports to help increase America's resilience during the first 72 hours of a national or large-scale crisis. Hosted by the PoLB, the ReadyCommunities Partnership (RCP) Military Base and Port Community Resiliency symposium was attended by over...


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Kathryn Hire
2012-10-22 10:54:25

Kathryn Hire is a Captain in the U.S. Navy Reserve  and a NASA astronaut. She was born Kathryn Patricia "Kay" Hire on August 26, 1959 in Mobile, Alabama where she was raised by her parents. She graduated from Murphy High School in Mobile in 1977 and subsequently attended the United States Naval Academy, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and Management in 1981. The following year, Hire earned her Naval Flight Officer wings and began conducting international airborne...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.