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The Washable Wearable Antenna
2011-09-29 09:12:57

Wearing an antenna – without anyone knowing – is making a splash in the world of search and rescue.

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2011-08-02 07:10:00

A NOAA geostationary satellite played a pivotal role in the July 23 rescue of a group of student hikers from a vicious grizzly bear attack in Alaska, helping direct first responders to the scene.

2011-07-05 10:10:00

GULFPORT, Miss., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inland Salvage Inc.

2011-05-18 09:30:00

PEORIA, Ill., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc.

2011-03-03 09:01:00

PEORIA, Ill., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc.

2010-12-11 00:01:09

Miami based Admiralty Law Firm settles a longshoreman injury case with FPL and the Port of Miami for a severely injured client. Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 9, 2010 Maritime Law Firm, Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman PA (LMAW) racked up another great jury award settlement (case no.

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2010-10-26 08:20:00

It has been almost six months since 16-year-old Abby Sunderland’s 40-foot vessel, Wild Eyes, was damaged in a storm, leaving her stranded in the middle of the Indian Ocean -- but on Monday, she finally got a chance to meet the people who developed the technology used to save her life.

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2010-05-24 15:17:22

NASA, which pioneered the technology used for the satellite-aided search and rescue capability that has saved more than 27,000 lives worldwide since its inception nearly three decades ago, has developed new technology that will more quickly identify the locations of people in distress and reduce the risk of rescuers.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • 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'.