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2014-09-22 23:09:21

Eleven Houston-area The Little Gym locations are participating in the nationwide campaign. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Little Gym of Houston, Texas has partnered with Stride Rite to support Soles4Souls, a charitable organization based in Nashville, Tennessee that provides shoes to children living in impoverished environments who cannot afford proper footwear. A pair of shoes can, seriously, change the entire life of a child who has nothing to wear on their feet....

2014-09-22 16:22:41

-He says reforms to bring state 217,000 jobs, $45 billion in economic activity HOUSTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass' Chief Economist Nathaniel Karp testified at a Texas Senate subcommittee Friday about Mexico's historic energy reforms, which he said will add more than 200,000 jobs, almost $3.5 billion in state revenues and $45 billion in GDP to the Texas economy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140825/139263 Karp was invited to speak before the natural...

2014-09-22 12:31:48

HOUSTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston cosmetic dentist, Dr. Behzad Nazari, is now offering a variety of teeth whitening options to area patients. With these options, patients have even more ways to brighten their smile and improve their looks. Teeth can become discolored due to smoking as well as heavily pigmented foods and drinks. Different whitening options offer unique methods of bleaching the teeth in this situation, but all are faster and more effective than store-bought...

2014-09-22 12:22:34

Ruling protects leadership in smaller scale gas-to-liquids technology HOUSTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Velocys plc (VLS.L), the company behind smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL), announces that the UK High Court has ruled in its favor in the patent infringement case it brought against CompactGTL Ltd. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147183 "Velocys is pleased by today's judgment in its favor against CompactGTL. We have demonstrated our resolve to protect our...

2014-09-22 12:21:11

HOUSTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Houston Airport System (HAS) has taken a major step forward in enhancing the overall customer experience at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), as it begins to unveil free Wi-Fi service for all customers and guests. Free Wi-Fi is now available in all terminal areas at Hobby Airport, as well as in Bush Intercontinental Airport terminals A and D. Free Wi-Fi will continue to launch in phases...

2014-09-22 08:32:35

Houston Technology Center invites you to come Be...Inspired. Commercialized. Successful! HOUSTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Houston Technology Center (HTC), a business accelerator that assists Houston-based emerging technology companies, will host the largest presentation of Gulf Coast emerging technology companies from the energy, information technology, life sciences, nanotechnology and NASA/aerospace sectors during its annual Innovation Conference & Showcase on...

2014-09-19 16:21:59

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Burleson LLP, a full-service law firm devoted primarily to the oil and gas industry, will host a breakfast seminar on Sept. 23 on critical updates in oil and gas litigation as part of its ongoing educational series. It will be held from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Hotel Sorella in Houston. Registration begins at 8 a.m. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130108/DA38500LOGO The complimentary event will begin with a presentation covering recent court...

2014-09-19 12:28:04

Information management leader positioned for strategic growth HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equivalent DATA LLC, a leading provider of data software and services for legal, government, and compliance groups, has shortened their name to EQD. In August of 1994, EQD opened its doors as The MedLeh Group, primarily focused on discovery services for litigation. Today, EQD has several lines of business including its proprietary electronic discovery software, needlefinder. "The...

2014-09-19 08:23:01

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jereh Group, a private Chinese oil and gas equipment manufacturer and service provider, showcased a cutting-edge coiled tubing unit and integrated unconventional E&P solutions at the 2014 DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio, Texas on September 15. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147244 "In this multi-billion dollar market, a wealth of opportunities is offered," said Chengcheng Yu, manager of America Jereh, a...

2014-09-18 23:14:52

Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, recently welcomed Dr. Ori Shalev onto their team. As Dr. Shalev has a perfectionist’s eye, she is sure to be a great addition to Midtown, a clinic highly renowned for its excellence in advanced dentistry techniques. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Dr. Shalev is a Texas native, and grew up in Dallas. She originally came to Houston to study at the University of Texas, and graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance. While studying she...


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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
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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