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2011-04-29 07:20:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to satisfy growing client demand, Tom Dickenson and his company, Direct from Venice, have reached exclusive agreement with a classically trained expert Murano glassmaster to sell individual one-of-a-kind pieces of the artist's own design, as well as to design custom jewelry according to specific client request.

2011-04-27 13:44:21

NASA will host a media briefing at 11 am EDT Thursday, April 28, at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to highlight the four companies selected for the second round of the agency's Commercial Crew Development (CCDev2) efforts.

2011-04-07 09:00:00

HOUSTON, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Neighbors of NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston may notice some loud noises coming from the 1,600-acre site in the coming weeks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Johnson's Engineering Directorate is ready to begin testing its prototype lander as part of Project Morpheus -- a vertical test bed designed to integrate technologies that could be used to build future spacecraft intended to land on the moon, Mars,...

2011-03-10 15:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected Al-Razaq Computing Services of Houston to provide acquisition and business support services to the agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.

2011-03-01 15:00:00

NASA has announced program office assignments at three NASA field centers to align the president's fiscal year 2012 budget request and the NASA Authorization Act of 2010.

2011-02-11 07:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE: ATK) Aerospace Systems was honored to be selected as recipient of NASA's George M. Low 2010 award for its quality and performance on multiple NASA contracts.

2011-01-24 14:38:04

NASA has released a formal Notice of Availability (NOA) and Request for Information (RFI) to identify interest from industry for space processing and support facilities at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

2011-01-04 05:30:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Equity Administration Solutions, Inc.

Word of the Day
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The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.