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2014-08-14 20:20:24

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The public is invited to a free talk called "The Moody Sun" with Dr. Holly Gilbert in the Pickford Theater, third floor, Madison Building, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, August 19 at 11:30 a.m. EDT. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Dr. Gilbert will speak about the ever-changing sun, focusing on solar storms and how these dynamic phenomena interact with the Earth. She will describe how space...

2014-08-13 23:09:43

a2z, Inc. announces the National Safety Council is leveraging a suite of ChirpE solutions to offer time saving and planning tools to attendees and exhibitors for the 2014 NSC Congress & Expo - an annual event designed for safety professionals. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 a2z, Inc., the Maryland-based event management software company, announces that the National Safety Council (NSC) is leveraging a suite of ChirpE solutions from a2z to offer time saving and planning tools to...

2014-08-13 23:02:38

The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) is set to expire at the end of 2014 and is currently under debate in Congress Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce release of the report, “TRIA after 2014” by the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center. The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) is set to expire at the end of 2014 and is currently under debate in Congress. The full Senate passed S. 2244...

2014-08-12 23:05:15

Dr. Andrew Brown, chair of the National Research Council and member of its Committee on Approaches and Technologies for Reducing the Fuel Consumption of Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles, will be delivering a special presentation on October 8 at the SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress. Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Dr. Andrew Brown, chair of the National Research Council and member of its Committee on Approaches and Technologies for Reducing the Fuel Consumption of...

2014-08-06 23:05:13

SAE International is proudly recognizing Dr. Mehdi Ahmadian with the honor of delivering the L. Ray Buckendale Lecture at the 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress in Rosemont, Illinois, October 7-9. Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 SAE International is proudly recognizing Dr. Mehdi Ahmadian with the honor of delivering the L. Ray Buckendale Lecture at the 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress in Rosemont, Illinois, October 7-9. The lecture will be held at 8:30 a.m....

2014-08-05 23:09:40

Congress members offered inspiring words to 75 Americans before they departed for Germany on the year-long Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) fellowship program, administered by Cultural Vistas Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Cultural Vistas sent off the 31st class of American participants in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) to Germany last week with a whirlwind two days of orientation, meetings with U.S. Department...

2014-08-01 04:21:56

Roy S. Herbst M.D., Ph.D. honored at the 15th International Lung Cancer Congress SAN CARLOS, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) will honor Roy S. Herbst, Ensign Professor of Medicine and Chief of Medical Oncology at Yale Cancer Center, with the 2014 Addario Lectureship Award for his continued leadership and expertise in lung cancer treatment and research. Dr. Herbst of Yale Cancer Center will receive the award at the 15(th)...

2014-07-31 23:19:04

The Ninth Annual Capitol Hill Modeling and Simulation Expo, held on July 10, 2014, was the most successful event of its kind to-date, bringing together industry, government and academic thought leaders from around the nation and attracting staffers, Members of Congress and corporate and academic representatives. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The National Training and Simulation Association, in conjunction with the Congressional Modeling Simulation Caucus, is pleased to announce that...

smartphone unlocking legal
2014-07-30 06:32:44

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Smartphone customers living in the US will soon be able to legally unlock their devices for use on other mobile carriers, as the House of Representatives has approved a bill to allow decriminalization of the practice. Following in the footsteps of the Senate, which approved the bill earlier this summer, the House unanimously passed the “Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act” Friday afternoon, according to...

2014-07-29 16:29:41

Concerns rising about dangerous chemicals being used to ward off disease WASHINGTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As concerns rise over the heavy spraying of unhealthy chemicals in many of the most productive citrus regions of the country to fight off a deadly citrus disease, staff members from more than a dozen congressional offices gathered for a briefing on Tuesday to hear from the organic industry on its efforts to find safe approved organic ways to ward off the...


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