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2010-10-04 10:05:00

Third Science with the Hubble Space Telescope conference opens in Italy .

2010-04-28 10:39:00

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- /IPMG Publishing, LLC/ - In a surprising strategic victory, math game and activity publisher, IPMG Publishing, introduced the first math game app optimized for Apple's popular new iPad at the 2010 National Council for Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) conference last week in San Diego, California.

2009-07-22 07:02:34

During Servicing Mission 4, astronauts replaced many key parts — batteries and gyroscopes, for example — that affect the spacecraft component of the Hubble Space Telescope. Testing and calibration for the spacecraft itself is now complete, and that aspect of Hubble is in excellent shape.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.