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2014-07-25 23:01:06

11 Houston-area The Little Gym franchises will represent the business at the annual festival. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The Little Gym of Houston will attend the 3rd Annual Family Fun Fest on Sunday, July 27 at Discovery Green in downtown Houston. The eleven Houston-area franchises include Memorial, Copperfield, Katy, Pearland, Friendswood, Spring, The Woodlands, Sugarland-Missouri City, Kingwood, Bellaire and their newest location in The Heights. “We’re thrilled to be...

2014-07-25 12:21:02

Popular mid-size sedan brings style and substance to the Houston area HUMBLE, Texas, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It isn't uncommon for vehicles in the mid-size sedan segment to leave automotive shoppers feeling a little numb. Even the "mid-size" signifier suggests a certain otherness, leaving buyers grasping at straws to define just what a vehicle represents. One model, however, has long satisfied drivers searching for an authoritative representation of the segment's ideal,...

2014-07-24 23:11:45

Amanda Juarez DDS, of Houston, TX is now affiliated with Snoring Isn't Sexy to promote oral appliance therapy for snoring and sleep apnea patients. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 In today’s world, a good night’s sleep has become especially valuable, and increasingly difficult to get. Snoring and sleep apnea (a medical problem where the airway collapses during sleep and breathing stops) robs people and their bed partners of the rest they need to face their daily challenges. Up...

2014-07-24 23:10:55

Softway Solutions’ micro-video experts Hunter Harrison and Frank Danna are judging this week’s Mashable Vine Challenge. The challenge ends on July 28, 2014 and interested parties have until then to recreate favorite movie scenes using the platform Vine and its native 6-second video framework. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Both Harrison and Danna are micro-video specialists that build campaigns for a variety of brands utilizing the platforms Vine and Instagram. The online media...

2014-07-24 23:05:40

Becker's Hospital Review Names 100 Hospitals, Health Systems With Great Oncology Programs Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2014 edition of its list, "100 Hospitals and Health Systems With Great Oncology Programs." Organizations on this year's list are leading the way in terms of quality patient care, cancer outcomes and research. The Becker's Hospital Review editorial team selected hospitals for inclusion based on...

2014-07-24 23:05:25

Eldon R. Ball has joined Hart Energy in a newly created role as its executive editor for special projects. Ball is an expert oil and gas journalist and industry communications executive with deep experience in conferences, magazines and online media. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Eldon R. Ball has joined Hart Energy in a newly created role as its executive editor for special projects. Ball is an expert oil and gas journalist and industry communications executive with deep...

2014-07-24 08:29:12

For the first time, Houston hosts national event bringing together thousands of families from around the country HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 3,500 organ transplant recipients, living donors and their families gathered together in Houston for the annual Olympic-style, multi-sport event, the Donate Life Transplant Games of America (TGA). Texas Children's Hospital was a major sponsor for the games with both current, as well as former patients...

2014-07-23 23:31:26

Online communication company WebsiteAlive has expanded into a new location in Houston’s vibrant technology corridor. The company has been growing quickly because of the popularity of its award-winning live chat and click-to-call solutions, AliveChat and AliveDial. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 WebsiteAlive, the online communication company behind the industry-leading live chat product AliveChat, has moved to a new, larger operation center at 12603 Southwest Freeway in Stafford....

2014-07-23 23:29:36

First Choice Emergency Room Expanding in Houston Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, announced that it will open its new Spring – Gleannloch facility in Spring, Texas next month. “I am pleased to announce that we are growing in Houston and opening a new facility in Spring,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. First...

2014-07-23 23:20:37

Ticket Down announces that tickets for Copa Centroamericana featuring teams from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. This popular ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Ticket Down is an affordable source for cheap UNCAF Copa Centroamericana tickets in Washington, DC; Dallas, TX; Los Angeles, CA and...


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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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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