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2014-08-22 08:20:53

Mid-size and full-size void now filled in the Houston area HUMBLE, Texas, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In its quest to reassert itself among the family sedan giants, Chevrolet has pulled out all the stops for 2015. Now, two of the iconic American automaker's most revered models, the Malibu and Impala, have arrived in the Houston area, flush with fresh updates and a host of engrossing amenities. Robbins Chevy, located north of the metro area in Humble, Texas, now welcomes...

2014-08-21 23:16:28

PGS adopts FileCatalyst to accelerate the delivery of big data securely and reliably at speeds up to 10Gbps. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Unlimi-Tech Software, a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, a world leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce the selection of its software by Petroleum Geo Services (PGS). Founded in Norway in 1991, PGS is a marine focused geophysical organization helping oil companies to find offshore...

2014-08-21 23:12:28

"From Zero to a Hundred" by Jason Roy tells powerful story of overcoming adversity. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Sometimes you have to lose the life of your dreams to live your destiny. In his new book “From Zero to a Hundred: Finding My Purpose through My Pain,” Jason Roy, a medically retired police officer, shares his story of surviving a broken family, a childhood of gang violence and two life-altering car crashes. “Adversity brings affirmation of who you were...

2014-08-21 23:11:03

A&R Metal Recycling Company is going through a major expansion. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 A&R Metal Recycling Company - http://www.armetalrecyclers.com, a company that buys and processes ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and offers waste management programs for scrap metals and equipment to commercial customers, today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. Commenting on the Company’s second quarter results, Mike Evans, founder of...

2014-08-21 23:07:40

Bluware is pleased to announce that our CEO, Rick Jones, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Houston Technology Center (HTC). Rick is eager to share his experience and his passion for business and technology with his peers on the board and with the exciting new companies taking advantage of HTC’s program. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Bluware is pleased to announce that our CEO, Rick Jones, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Houston Technology...

2014-08-21 23:01:52

LiquidFrameworks, the leading mobile field operations management solutions company specializing in oil and gas and industrial/environmental services, presented Doing Business Easier, Seamless “Lead-to-Cash” in the Oilfield Service Industry. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 LiquidFrameworks announced today that it recently presented the webinar: Doing Business Easier, Seamless “Lead-to-Cash” in the Oilfield Service Industry. LiquidFrameworks’ FieldFX solution is a...

2014-08-21 23:01:45

Top executives from leading North American petrochemical manufactures’ including: Heidi Alderman, SVP of Petrochemicals at BASF, Brian Ames, President of Olefins and Aromatics at Dow Chemical Company and David Peebles, VP at Braskem/ Odebrecht - will be joining experts from across the petrochemicals value chain in Houston this December at the North American Petrochemicals Conference and Exhibition (3-4 Dec). (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 BASF, Dow Chemical and Braskem will address the huge...

2014-08-21 23:01:40

PHA On the Road is a free full-day regional education forum that delivers much needed PH education and support to patients and families in areas close to home. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Pulmonary Hypertension Association goes on the road to Houston with an Education Forum for PH patients and families to help fight rare lung disease. Who:    The Pulmonary Hypertension Association – the country’s leading pulmonary hypertension association that works...

2014-08-21 16:24:57

HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CYBX), a global leader in medical devices for the treatment and management of epilepsy, today announced it will participate in the following conferences. Rohan Hoare, Cyberonics' Chief Operating Officer, will present at the Morgan Stanley 2014 Global Healthcare Conference in New York on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 3:30 PM Eastern Time. The conference will be conducted in an "unplugged" format, with presentations...

2014-08-21 16:24:47

HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Memorial Hermann Health System and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today announced a new partnership to provide a new level of specialized breast screening at a network of community breast care centers in the greater Houston area. Starting in late November, MD Anderson will become the exclusive provider of professional breast radiology services for five of Memorial Hermann's 10 breast care centers, located in...


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Michael Foale
2012-09-19 14:13:13

Michael Foale is a British-American astrophysicist and a NASA astronaut. He was born, with dual citizenship, Colin Michael Foale on January 6, 1957 in Louth, England to an English father and an American mother. He was brought up in Cambridge and attended The King's School in Canterbury. He then continued his education at Queens' College in Cambridge, where he was a member of the Air Training Corps. In 1980, Foale was involved in a tragic car accident in Yugoslavia that killed his girlfriend...

2012-06-14 08:55:31

Symbol: THTE Group: Dicot Family: Ranunculaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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