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2014-06-05 23:05:24

Oil and Gas Investor magazine will recognize the winners of its Excellence Awards on June 10, 2014 in Houston. These prestigious awards will be presented during the afternoon session of Hart Energy’s 7th annual Energy Capital Conference at the Omni Houston Hotel. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Oil and Gas Investor magazine will recognize the winners of its Excellence Awards on June 10, 2014 in Houston. These prestigious awards will be presented during the afternoon session of...

2014-06-05 23:04:34

With more than 4,500 professionals expected to attend (September 15-17 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas) and a concurrent midstream program augmenting the upstream topical agenda, attendees will benefit from relevant content and unmatched networking. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Oil and gas producers forecast spending $23-$30 billion in the Eagle Ford region this year. Their CAPEX investments will go toward drilling and completing wells, building...

2014-06-05 23:03:18

More than 3,200 attendees and 321 exhibitors participated in once again making the DUG East conference and exhibition a success this week at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 More than 3,200 attendees and 321 exhibitors participated in once again making the DUG East conference and exhibition a success this week at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The conference offered in-depth...

2014-06-05 12:33:48

HOUSTON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canyon Midstream Partners, LLC ("Canyon") today announced it has entered into gathering and processing agreements with XTO Energy Inc. ("XTO"), a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corporation, and Apache Corporation ("Apache") for midstream services on Canyon's James Lake System. In addition, Canyon announced it has expanded its cryogenic gas processing plant in Ector County, Texas (the "James Lake Plant") from 70 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) to...

2014-06-05 12:24:18

HOUSTON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- G2X Energy, Inc. ("G2X") announced today that the State of Louisiana and the Federal EPA have granted its wholly-owned subsidiary, Big Lake Fuels LLC, the required air permits to construct and operate a natural gas-to-gasoline facility in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The permits, issued by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality ("LDEQ") on May 23rd, are the first permits to allow for the construction and operation of a commercial scale...

2014-06-04 23:15:38

New Spinal Treatment Options Available From Gulf Coast Spine Care Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 As people get older, they are more likely to develop certain medical conditions. One of them is degenerative disc disease, which affects one or a few of the intervertebral discs of the spine. For some people, degenerative disc disease can greatly affect the quality of life, causing severe chronic pain if left untreated. To this end, Gulf Coast Spine Care Limited PA, which is based in...

2014-06-04 23:15:37

Drug Rehab Services Specifically for Women From Bay Area Recovery Center Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 For more than 20 years, Bay Area Recovery Center (BARC) has functioned as a prominent alcohol and drug abuse treatment facility in Texas, with five locations spread across the state. Now, the Houston-based medical center has announced the introduction of drug rehab services specifically for female patients. The introduction of women-specific service is in response to overwhelming...

2014-06-04 23:00:58

Hart Energy's DUG Australia conference and exhibition is scheduled for 26-28 August 2014 at the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane, Queensland. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Hundreds of petroleum industry leaders from Australia, North America and throughout the Asia-Pacific region will hear executive speakers and engage in detailed discussions about Australia’s burgeoning unconventional oil and gas resources developments at the 2nd annual DUG Australia conference...

2014-06-04 20:22:01

HOUSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For Chief Nursing Officer Lori Armstrong the NICU is a special place. It's where she began her career 29 years ago and where she learned the skills she now uses as a leader for the nursing team of nearly 2,500. Armstrong, who joined Texas Children's a little more than two years ago, has already changed the face of nursing at the hospital through the reinvention of the nursing staff, advocating for more front-line managers, a reinvigorated...

2014-06-04 16:23:17

- Americans for the Arts announces the 2014 BCA 10: Best Businesses Partnering with the Arts in America honorees HOUSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass was named this week as one of the top 10 most arts-friendly businesses in the U.S. by Americans for the Arts, the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the arts and arts education. The bank and nine other companies nationwide were selected by the Business Committee for the Arts, a division of...


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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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