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2014-05-15 23:07:39

Rick Jones, Founder and CEO of Bluware - an E&P technology consulting firm that helps companies increase prospect performance - honored by the Houston Technology Center (HTC) at celebratory gala along with others of Houston's entrepreneurial elite. Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 The Houston Technology Center was recently named by Forbes' as one of “Ten Technology Incubators Changing the World.” On Thursday, May 15, 2014 the Houston Technology Center will host “A...

2014-05-15 20:22:59

HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital athletic trainers and sports medicine physicians recently hosted a Signing Night for the Challenge Soccer Club of Houston. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/88252 Challenge Soccer, a nationally recognized soccer club for girls, announced February 5 the scholarship signings of 32 of their players with major colleges and universities across the country. Seniors from four Houston-area...

2014-05-15 16:23:45

HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Energy Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: EVEP) today announced that Mr. Mark Houser, President and CEO, will be presenting at the Annual NAPTP MLP Investor Conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:45 p.m. Eastern Time. The live webcast and 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....

2014-05-15 16:23:03

HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched forward curve prices for the US refined products markets. These prices provide hedging tools that reflect real commodity market activity, free from distortion and are representative of fair market values. The US refined products markets are changing rapidly and the traditional supply and demand landscape has been altered dramatically. The need to export products, fueled by the...

2014-05-15 16:22:52

Ten Students to Receive Up to $20,000 Toward Undergraduate Studies in United States or Canada HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) today announced that ten children of company employees have been selected to receive up to $5,000 per year in scholarship funds toward undergraduate study at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20061030/CLM051LOGO "Spectra Energy is proud to continue our...

2014-05-15 12:39:02

HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abacus Plumbing & Air Conditioning recognized with 2014 Pinnacle Award at the Better Business Bureau Awards for Excellence luncheon held Wednesday, May 7 at the Westin Galleria. This was Abacus' seventh 7th time to be recognized by the BBB for service excellence, including the first Pinnacle Award in 2009 and the Winner of Distinction in each of the following years: 2006; 2007; 2008; 2010 and 2011....

2014-05-14 23:00:42

Groundbreaking Engineer Emphasizes Importance of Quality Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple and designer of the original Apple I and Apple II, spoke at a "fireside chat" with Smith & Associates co-founders, Bob and Lee Ackerley, and Chief Trading Officer, Marc Barnhill, at a private luncheon for Smith employees. This week, Smith & Associates, the largest independent distributor of electronic components, is hosting a week-long series...

2014-05-13 23:13:00

The social media world has now seen its first acquisition of a specialty video production shop that focuses on evoking emotional responses in fifteen seconds or less. On April 29, 2014, parabox creative joined the marketing efforts at Softway Solutions to continue their specialty in short-form video production with the backing of a company that’s pushing their talent pool beyond seven-fold. Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Almost a year ago, 2 veteran Vine users, Frank Danna and Hunter...

2014-05-13 08:24:47

Free Event May 20 in Houston Identifies Best Practices for Visual Computing Environments Supporting Asset Integrity Management (AIM) and Data Security Objectives MILFORD, Conn., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thinklogical, a worldwide leading provider of high-performance KVM signal extension and switching systems for video-rich, big data computing environments, announced today that it is hosting a free half-day educational workshop on May 20, 2014 in Houston for the oil and gas industry that...

2014-05-12 23:09:40

MessageSolution provides an all-in-one solution for Microsoft Office 365 data migration, maximizes companies’ IT ROI in Microsoft Office 365 by enhancing the content archiving, eDiscovery and compliance functionality of Office 365 for a fraction of the cost of Microsoft’s upgrade plans. Milpitas, CA and Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 MessageSolution, an industry leader and a Microsoft Gold Partner for over a decade, will be showcasing its scalable, award-winning migration,...


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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

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.