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2014-09-16 23:02:44

LiquidFrameworks, the leading mobile field operations management solutions company specializing in Oilfield/Industrial/Environmental Services is proud to announce the release of a new version of the sync engine for FieldFX that increases synchronization speed by 42%. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 LiquidFrameworks announced today that it has released the third version of the FieldFX sync engine. Capitalizing on more than ten years of experience with data synchronization and...

2014-09-16 23:01:34

Houstonia Magazine has chosen Dr. Michael Allon as one of the Top Doctors of 2014. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Advanced Fertility Center of Texas’ Dr. Michael Allon was recently named by Houstonia Magazine as one of the Top Doctors of 2014. The annual contest is held by Houstonia Magazine - a metropolitan magazine serving the Houston area. They award esteemed doctors in the Houston area and recognize them for their outstanding services. This accomplishment will be included in...

2014-09-16 16:25:35

John K. Grubb of Houston, TX, has been honored with a recognition by H Texas in its selection of "Houston's Top Lawyers 2014." HOUSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the July, 2014 issue of H Texas published by Quality Publishing Services, Inc., John K. Grubb was selected for the following honor: "Houston's Top Lawyers 2014" http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146434 John K. Grubb commented on the recognition: "This...

2014-09-16 16:25:24

DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Name shareholders Donald E. Godwin and Marilea Lewis, along with 10 additional attorneys from the Dallas and Houston offices of the trial and appellate law firm Godwin Lewis PC, are being honored on the 2014 Texas Super Lawyers list of the state's top attorneys. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146447 "Our firm is home to a great number of truly outstanding attorneys who could have easily joined the 12 of us on this list," says Mr....

2014-09-16 16:22:51

Spark Energy Contributes Towards Electricity For First Year HOUSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As part of its mission to Empower What Matters, Spark Energy was honored to help welcome SPC (Ret.) Justin "JP" Lane to his new, custom-built home and to present Lane with a check to cover the costs of electricity for one year. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/146441 Lane was presented with the keys to the home during a special ceremony on the...

2014-09-16 08:32:04

HOUSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DNAtrix, Inc., experts in oncolytic virus development, today announced that the first patient was treated with the company's lead product, DNX-2401, a replication competent adenovirus plus gamma interferon in a randomized, multicenter, open-label Phase Ib study for patients with recurrent glioblastoma. "DNAtrix, in collaboration with leading neurosurgeons and neuro-oncologists in the US, is pleased to announce the initiation of our randomized...

2014-09-16 08:23:18

Partnership Creates Scalable Platform to Address Region's Natural Gas Needs by Upgrading and Expanding Existing System HOUSTON, BOSTON and HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), Spectra Energy Partners (NYSE: SEP) and Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU) today announced details of the Access Northeast project, designed to reliably meet growing demand for natural gas in New England while providing environmental and economic benefits to the region. This...

2014-09-15 08:28:59

HOUSTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethicon, Inc. announced results of a large, retrospective study that showed the use of the SURGICEL(® )Family of Topical Absorbable Hemostats was associated with lower costs, reduced product usage, shortened length of hospital stay, and reduced transfusions compared to the use of other adjunctive hemostats.(1) The study was presented at the Society for the Advancement of Blood Management annual meeting in Houston, Texas....

2014-09-15 08:23:15

HOUSTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Far East Energy Corporation (OTCBB:FEEC), the U.S. listed company that operates the Shouyang Coalbed Methane (CBM) Production Sharing Contract (PSC) in Shanxi Province, People's Republic of China, welcomes the recent announcement by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) to raise city-gate gas prices by 20% for base volume non-residential customers. China Raises City-gate Gas PricesEffective September 1, 2014, city-gate natural...

2014-09-13 23:01:05

QueenBeeTickets.com is featuring discount Maroon 5 tickets for stops in Dallas at American Airlines Center; Houston at Toyota Center; Atlanta at Philips Arena; Sunrise at BB&T Center; and Nashville at Bridgestone Arena. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has the largest inventory online pertaining to entertainment events. Discount Maroon 5 tickets for Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Sunrise, Tampa, and Nashville shows are going to attract a great deal 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
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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