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2014-09-04 16:28:09

HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Physicians at Texas Children's Fetal Center and Baylor College of Medicine proudly announce the completion of the first two-port fetoscopic procedure to repair spina bifida in-utero. It is believed that this is the first time this type of fetoscopic procedure has been performed in the United States. The fetoscopic approach was developed by Dr. Michael Belfort, obstetrician and gynecologist-in-chief at Texas Children's Hospital and Dr. William...

2014-09-04 16:22:18

Expandable Facility Supports Growth of Canyon Assets in Permian Basin and Other Areas HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canyon Midstream Partners, LLC ("Canyon") announced today that it has secured a four-year, $50 million credit facility, which can be expanded to $100 million. Proceeds from the credit facility will fund Canyon's expansion plans in the Permian Basin, the Eaglebine play in East Texas and the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale. Wells Fargo Securities, LLC was the sole...

2014-09-04 08:30:54

Event salutes Texas civic leaders whose public journeys of cancer survivorship inspire and uplift other cancer survivors HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saks Fifth Avenue and PaperCity Magazine will present Houston's 16(th) Annual Saks Fifth Avenue Key To The Cure Kickoff from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at Saks Fifth Avenue, Houston Galleria. Chaired by Kristy and Chris Bradshaw, the event is one of the fall season's most anticipated social...

2014-09-03 23:08:55

http://www.appcatalyser.com is a new fundraising website connecting your innovative mobile app ideas with backers. App Catalyser Inc. currently supports iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Blackberry and Kindle mobile app ideas from both the individual and enterprise level. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Crowdfunding, the practice of fundraising ideas from a large number of people using online services, is quickly becoming popular among the masses. Currently accepted as a means to...

2014-09-02 23:08:40

WellEz is pleased to announce they will be exhibiting at the DUG Eagle Ford 2014 where they will be demonstrating the latest enhancements and updates to the WellEz application. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 WellEz is pleased to announce they will be exhibiting at the DUG Eagle Ford 2014. The conference and exhibit will take place in San Antonio, TX at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center September 15-17. Over 4,500 oil and gas industry professionals are expected in San...

2014-09-02 23:07:39

As part of their continuing goal to help physical therapists help others, Hands-On Seminars will provide health care professionals in the Houston and Beaumont areas with intensive training in manual therapy on september 27th and 28th, 2014. Astoria, NY (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Headaches, both chronic and acute ruin lives. They can prevent the individual from going to work, enjoying family and friends, sleeping and just coping well with daily activities. And back pain is the single...

2014-09-02 16:22:48

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that the Company will present at the following investor conferences: -- 28(th) Annual Barclays CEO Energy Conference in New York on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 1:45 p.m. ET (12:45 p.m. CT). -- Pareto Securities Oil and Offshore Conference 2014 in Oslo, Norway, on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. Central European Summer Time (9:30 a.m. ET). --...

2014-09-02 12:33:36

tw telecom's industry-leading network solutions also available at Data Foundry's current Austin and Houston data centers HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a leading provider of Business Ethernet and networking solutions, today announced continued strong growth for our business relationship with Data Foundry, a leading provider of data center colocation, disaster recovery and managed services. In addition to providing Business Ethernet network...

2014-09-02 08:31:09

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBX), today announced results from the ANTHEM-HF clinical study. Results of the study presented by a prominent heart failure specialist during a major European cardiology congress and concurrently published by the Journal of Cardiac Failure show Autonomic Regulation Therapy (ART) in patients with moderate to severe chronic heart failure and impaired heart function is safe, improves the heart's ability to pump blood, and...

2014-09-02 08:24:02

HOUSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus Oil and Gas Corporation (OTCBB: VOIL) ("Virtus" or the "Company") today announced that its recently purchased 47 miles of 2D seismic data in the Parowan Project has been received and is currently being reprocessed with advanced processing software. Dr. Robert (Bob) Benson, Exploration Director at Virtus, comments: "The seismic data quality is excellent, and reprocessing has already yielded a much superior product than was previously...


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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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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.