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2014-12-01 08:21:35

TELLURIDE, Colo., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mountain Aviation is pleased to announce their relationship with Eliot Brown, owner of JetProp Commander N840SE based in Telluride, Colorado.

ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti
2014-11-24 05:31:03

Three new crew members, including Italy’s first female astronaut, arrived on the International Space Station (ISS) after lifting off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazahkstan onboard a Russian Soyuz rocket on Sunday.

2014-11-24 00:20:04

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three new crew members representing the United States, Russia and Italy are at the International Space Station (ISS).

2014-11-19 20:20:39

Military and government leaders recognized for contributions to national security and the association. WASHINGTON, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rep. Michael J.

2014-11-04 23:12:36

Carrier-grade IP Address Management Software Offers Comprehensive and Centralized View of IP Resources to Streamline the IP Request and Assignment Process Vancouver,

2014-10-29 04:20:21

LONDON, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the view of the Scandinavians, as well as that of many other countries, Russia has not, as hoped, turned away from its past.

2014-10-06 23:09:44

The nation’s top military cybersecurity official, Admiral Michael S.


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2012-05-12 09:24:19

Discovery launched from Kennedy Space Center on February 3, 1995 at 12:22 AM EST and landed at Kennedy on February 11 at 6:50 AM EST. The shuttle orbited 129 times at an altitude of 213 nautical miles at an inclination of 51.6 degrees and travelled 3 million miles. The mission lasted 8 days, 6 hours, 28 minutes, and 15 seconds. The first shuttle flight of 1995 included several historical achievements: The second flight of Russian cosmonaut on shuttle, the first approach and fly-around by...

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2012-01-17 16:01:20

Timothy Creamer is a NASA astronaut as well as a Colonel in the United States Army. He was born Timothy "TJ" Creamer on November 15, 1959 in Fort Huachuca, Arizona, but he was raised in Maryland. He graduated from Bishop McNamara High School in Forestville, Maryland in 1978, and then went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Loyola College in 1982. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army through the ROTC program. In August 1983, after attending the...

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2011-01-04 21:27:35

Valery Bykovsky was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew three manned space mission space flights: Vostok 5, Soyuz 22, and Soyuz 31. He was born Valery Fyodorovich Bykovsky on August 2, 1934 in Pavlovsky Posad in Moscow. In 1951, he graduated from middle school and entered Kachinsk's Myasnikov High Aviation School. After graduation in 1955, he served with the Soviet Air Force. In 1960, Bykovsky was accepted into the Soviet cosmonaut unit and then underwent the full space preparation course and...

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2006-02-23 14:02:07

The Whiskered Auklet (Aethia pygmaea) is a small seabird of the auk family. It has a more restricted range than other members of its genus, Aethia, living only around the Aleutian Islands and on some islands off Siberia (like Commander Islands). It also breeds on these islands. It is one of the smallest auks, only the closely related Least Auklet being smaller. Its name is derived from the long white feathers on its face that are distinguishing feature of its breeding plumage. The...

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plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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