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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...

2014-08-21 08:28:39

Prestigious Paediatric-medicine conference focuses on formulating better medicines for children. HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA) will recognize innovation in paediatric medicine by awarding the three best scientific presentations at the sixth European Paediatric Formulation initiative (EuPFI) conference. The Formulating Better Medicines for Children conference, held September 17 - 18 in Athens, Greece, includes...

2014-08-20 23:13:33

Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce it is now an amalgam-free dental office. All patients with cavities, or with old fillings that need replacing, will benefit from the very latest white fillings that can safely repair and restore teeth. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce it is now an amalgam-free dental office. All patients with cavities, or with old fillings that need replacing, will benefit from the very latest...

2014-08-20 23:06:14

ResCube takes medical alert systems on the go and gives individuals the freedom to live independently. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 One Call Alert expands its line of personal emergency response systems (PERS) with the debut of ResCube, a fully-mobile wearable device that connects customers to the help they need with just one push of a button, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. ResCube can go anywhere—whether inside a home, around town, or cross country. It operates on the...

2014-08-20 23:03:09

ACPS expands to third office in Katy, Texas. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The award-winning plastic surgery group, The Aesthetic Center for Plastic Surgery (ACPS), has expanded its presence throughout Houston to a third office, located in Katy, Texas in the Mann Eye Institute and Laser Center building. ACPS plastic surgeon Dr. Rolando Morales said the expansion is a natural step forward for ACPS, which has risen to become one of the largest, most respected private cosmetic plastic...


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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
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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