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2014-09-02 16:22:48

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that the Company will present at the following investor conferences: -- 28(th) Annual Barclays CEO Energy Conference in New York on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 1:45 p.m. ET (12:45 p.m. CT). -- Pareto Securities Oil and Offshore Conference 2014 in Oslo, Norway, on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. Central European Summer Time (9:30 a.m. ET). --...

2014-09-02 12:33:36

tw telecom's industry-leading network solutions also available at Data Foundry's current Austin and Houston data centers HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a leading provider of Business Ethernet and networking solutions, today announced continued strong growth for our business relationship with Data Foundry, a leading provider of data center colocation, disaster recovery and managed services. In addition to providing Business Ethernet network...

2014-09-02 08:31:09

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBX), today announced results from the ANTHEM-HF clinical study. Results of the study presented by a prominent heart failure specialist during a major European cardiology congress and concurrently published by the Journal of Cardiac Failure show Autonomic Regulation Therapy (ART) in patients with moderate to severe chronic heart failure and impaired heart function is safe, improves the heart's ability to pump blood, and...

2014-09-02 08:24:02

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus Oil and Gas Corporation (OTCBB: VOIL) ("Virtus" or the "Company") today announced that its recently purchased 47 miles of 2D seismic data in the Parowan Project has been received and is currently being reprocessed with advanced processing software. Dr. Robert (Bob) Benson, Exploration Director at Virtus, comments: "The seismic data quality is excellent, and reprocessing has already yielded a much superior product than was previously...

2014-08-29 23:11:37

Great Oaks Recovery Center and John Lucas Enterprises partner on advocacy for addictions treatment. Houston,TX (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Great Oaks Recovery Center (Great Oaks) today announced a partnership with John Lucas Enterprises. Great Oaks Recovery Center, located southwest of Houston is an addictions residential treatment center. Owned and operated by Summit Behavioral Healthcare, LLC and located on 59 acres of serene Texas land, the program treats adults suffering from addiction....

2014-08-29 12:22:58

HOUSTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today provided an update on recent activities offshore Gabon. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100316/NY71495LOGO Production from the Etame Marin block has resumed after the successful completion of previously announced maintenance work on the Company's leased Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel. Work was performed to upgrade the fire and gas detection systems on the FPSO and other...

2014-08-29 08:20:25

HOUSTON, TX, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, sold more than US$48 million of heavy equipment and trucks during an unreserved public auction at the Company's permanent auction site in Houston, Texas on August 27 & 28, 2014. More than 3,900 registered bidders competed for 3,900+ heavy equipment items and trucks, including 150+ hydraulic excavators, 130+ truck tractors, 50+ bulldozers, a large...

2014-08-28 23:17:46

Medical brace wholesaler to provide discounts and perks for retail customers. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 MMAR Medical is pleased to announce their Customer Membership Program. The program is a chance for regular customers to enjoy several perks and benefits when shopping with MMAR Medical without the need for a wholesale license. It’s a great choice for independent athletes, high school athletics coaches, semi-professional athletic programs and others who regularly purchase...

2014-08-28 23:08:25

The much-anticipated aesthetic practice is set to inject new life into Houston’s beauty scene. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 After more than two years of designing and construction, Dr. Paul Vitenas is excited to announce the opening of Houston’s Mirror Mirror Beauty Boutique. The first of its kind in any city, Mirror Mirror Beauty Boutique offers premium aesthetic services in a stunning, state-of-the-art building. Situated on the corner of Richmond and Drexel near Highland...

2014-08-28 23:03:17

LiquidFrameworks, a leading mobile field operations management solutions company specializing in Oil and Gas and Industrial/Environmental Services is proud to announce the expansion of their product suite to include FX Customer Self-Service. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 LiquidFrameworks announced today that it has expanded its product suite to include FX Customer Self-Service. FX Customer Self-Service is a branded space for FieldFX users to offer to their customers and partners,...


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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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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'