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2014-06-24 08:29:47

Experts from across the state to present at second annual Houston Venom Conference HOUSTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine is teaming up with Texas Children's Hospital and The Houston Zoo to host the second annual Houston Venom Conference. The conference will include a full day of lectures focusing on the clinical diagnosis and management of terrestrial and aquatic envenomations. The conference,...

2014-06-24 08:23:35

HOUSTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroLogistics LP (NYSE: PDH) (the "Company") today announced that it and PetroLogistics Finance Corp. ("Finance Corp." and together with the Company, the "Issuers") are soliciting consents ("Consent Solicitation") from holders of the Issuers' outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Notes") to approve amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to the indenture relating to the Notes (the "Indenture"). The Issuers are making the Consent...

2014-06-23 20:21:17

Hospital Presented with Stroke Quality Achievement Award HOUSTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 150 community members attended an educational event on the Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital campus on May 29, 2014. Held in the Swadesh Khurana Healing Garden, guests were offered a free stroke risk assessment upon arrival, measuring their risk factors and assessing their knowledge regarding stroke signs and symptoms. Lunch was provided for all attendees, and the...

2014-06-23 12:23:56

HOUSTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Energy Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: EVEP) today announced that Mr. Mark Houser, President and CEO, will be presenting at the Global Hunter Securities 100 Energy Conference in Chicago on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Central Time. The presentation slides will be available on EV Energy Partners' website at www.evenergypartners.com under "Investor Relations - Presentations & Events Schedule." EV Energy Partners, L.P. is a Houston-based...

2014-06-22 23:03:03

The newly relocated center will now be at 9380 W Sam Houston Pkwy S, Houston, Texas. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 To better serve the southwest Houston area, Nova Medical Centers, the leaders in occupational medicine, is proud to announce the relocation of its southwest Houston medical center, currently located at 9940 W Sam Houston Parkway in Houston, Texas. This Nova Medical Centers’ location is one of the company’s 11 Houston-area offices. The relocation site is larger and...

2014-06-21 23:03:52

As a mud tank and solids control system manufacturer, with location in Houston, and Beijing, GN designed mud tanks for over 30 countries in the world. GN new mud tank designed for the drilling rig including the construction of the mud tanks and new model of solids control equipment. Houston,Texas (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 As a mud tank and solids control system manufacturer, with location in Houston, and Beijing, GN designed mud tanks for over 30 countries in the world. GN oil drilling solids...

2014-06-21 23:01:12

Savory Spice Shop is opening its first location in Houston, Texas in the historic neighborhood of Rice Village on Saturday, July 21, 2014. Local owners Michelle and Randall Halbert are excited to share their passion for spices and add a little more ‘flavor’ to the Rice Village community. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 “We are proud to introduce our fresh ground herbs, spices and hand-crafted seasonings to the city of Houston,” said Michelle Halbert, local Savory Spice Shop...

2014-06-20 23:03:14

Michael Jackson fans of all ages have the opportunity to experience a multimedia performance featuring three of the world’s best Michael Jackson impersonators. Presented by BRILLIANT, this one night only show is set for Saturday, June 28, at Jones Hall at 7:30 p.m. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Michael Jackson fans of all ages have the opportunity to experience a multimedia performance featuring three of the world’s best Michael Jackson impersonators. The “King Michael: A...

2014-06-20 23:01:55

Hart Energy’s editorial and production staff made a great showing at this year’s Azbee awards. The American Society of Business Publication Editors presents the Azbee awards to honor excellence in print editorial, design and online for business, trade, association and professional publications. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Hart Energy’s editorial and production staff made a great showing at this year’s Azbee awards. The American Society of Business Publication Editors...

2014-06-20 08:24:06

HOUSTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston dentist, Dr. Behzad Nazari, is now offering teeth whitening options. Teeth whitening treatments are designed to penetrate deep inside the structure of the tooth to break up even those hard-to-reach stains in the dentin. A bright smile is a great way to start the summer off right. About Dr. Behzad Nazari, Expert in Teeth Whitening Houston Houston porcelain veneers expert, Dr. Behzad Nazari, has more than 15 years of experience providing...


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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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