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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...

2014-08-20 23:02:38

New infographic presented by EmLogis shows a graphic look at the effects of 8, 10, or 12 hour shift schedules on law enforcement agencies. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 EmLogis, a leading provider of automated employee scheduling software, today announced the release of a law enforcement shift scheduling infographic. Based on the results of the “The Shift Length Experiment” study conducted by The Police Foundation, the infographic presents an easy-to-read graphic view of the...

2014-08-20 20:20:57

BABC has announced 6 finalists in two business categories along with a special recognition of BP as the recipient of the Consul General Award HOUSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The British-American Business Council Houston (BABC) and presenting sponsor United Airlines announced Monday the finalists in the 5(th) Annual BABC Houston International Business Awards programme. The award programme encourages and recognizes companies who have made significant contributions and...

2014-08-20 16:20:27

HOUSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is now connecting Houston, Texas with Stavanger, Norway through nonstop air service, a move that's expected to significantly strengthen the economic and cultural ties that already exist between two leading players within the oil and gas industry. Houston Mayor Annise Parker will be celebrating the arrival of SAS on August 22 by utilizing the new air service herself, flying to the Scandinavian region in...

2014-08-20 12:24:12

Courtroom veterans Mark Lanier, Rick Meadow in The Best Lawyers in America HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lanier Law Firm founder Mark Lanier and firm attorney Richard "Rick" Meadow once again are being recognized as two of the country's top lawyers in the annual listing of The Best Lawyers in America. The 2015 edition marks the 10(th) year Mr. Lanier has been listed among the nation's best based on his work in commercial litigation and plaintiffs' mass tort...

2014-08-19 23:06:27

Dr. Paul Vitenas’ unveils his new med-spa, Mirror Mirror Beauty Boutique, through the launch of innovative website. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 This fall, Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery will open the doors to its world-class med-spa, Mirror Mirror Beauty Boutique. To kick off the Beauty Boutique’s much anticipated opening, founder Dr. Paul Vitenas has revealed the spa’s new website, http://www.mirrormirrorhouston.com. Created using innovative web design, Mirror Mirror’s site...

2014-08-19 23:04:49

HexaGroup earns the Kentico Developer Certification to offer Houston clients the best in web development services. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 HexaGroup is pleased to announce that it has earned the recognition of Certified Partner from Kentico Software, a worldwide leader in integrated marketing solutions. As one of 28 Kentico Solution Partners in Texas, HexaGroup guarantees that the best in Web CMS and marketing methods is provided to their clients. The Web CMS giant’s...

2014-08-19 12:29:18

CEO and Working Mom Creates Non-Groggy Sleep Solution HOUSTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NaturallyU, LLC today announced the launch of Napz, a new, all natural, short-term sleep aid. Napz is available without a prescription on the company's website, www.napz.com as well as Amazon.com. The product was created out of necessity. Napz CEO and mother of two, Brandi Maxwell was having trouble with sleeplessness due to her hectic schedule. She needed a non-habit forming solution that...

2014-08-19 12:23:27

HOUSTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE: OII) announced today that Marvin J. Migura, Executive Vice President, will have a group meeting with institutional investors at the Morgan Stanley Summer Houston Energy Summit in Houston, TX on Tuesday, August 26, 2014. There will be no formal conference presentation or handout. Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore oil and gas...


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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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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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