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2011-05-01 00:09:05

Bulgarian and Romanian companies sign Letters of Intent with TransGlobal Assets and Helios of India to purchase the first-ever Portable Biomass Waste Systems that will revolutionize waste management practices and the clean up of hazardous landfills across Europe and beyond. Romanian municipalities have also signed Letters of Intent. Lincoln City, OR (PRWEB) April 29, 2011 TransGlobal Assets, Inc., (OTCQB: TMSH) is pleased to announce that its JV partner, Helios Inc. of India, has received...

2010-12-14 23:41:41

The University of Arizona College of Engineering is testing an invisible border monitoring system that could revolutionize the way the U.S. conducts homeland security. A unique underground surveillance system tested by UA researchers could be used to watch the entire US"Mexico border continuously. The border-monitoring system, known as Helios, consists of laser pulses transmitted through fiber-optic cables buried in the ground that respond to movements on the surface above. A...

2004-12-18 14:11:36

PARIS (AP) -- A European rocket roared into space from a pad in South America on Saturday, placing into orbit a surveillance satellite billed as giving France's military new abilities to spy worldwide. The unmanned craft lifted off smoothly from a launch center in Kourou, French Guyana, at 1:36 p.m. - the third and last launch of an Ariane-5 rocket this year, Arianespace said. The satellite and six smaller scientific ones were placed into orbit about an hour after liftoff. It was the first...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.