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2010-06-08 08:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan, one of the leading GPS brands, offers the Magellan RoadMate 1700 as a solution to the navigation challenges facing drivers of larger vehicles. Although it is at home in any size vehicle, the Magellan® RoadMate® 1700 is uniquely designed for large vehicles such as RVs, Trucks, SUVs and minivans. The Magellan RoadMate 1700 is designed to make driving and navigating larger vehicles easier and safer....

2010-05-25 08:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan today announced the latest generation of the RoadMate series of portable vehicle navigation devices. The new series includes models in a variety of screen sizes and feature sets to meet any consumer navigation needs. At its core, the new line is designed to bring daily relevance to the GPS navigator by helping consumers get to new and familiar places quicker. Now, Magellan's new 2010 RoadMate navigators all come with integrated Free...

2010-04-19 12:15:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan GPS announces their exclusive sponsorship of Geocaching.com's Cache In Trash Out (CITO) worldwide event. CITO is an ongoing environmental initiative supported by the global geocaching community dedicated to cleaning up parks and other cache-friendly places around the world to help preserve the natural beauty of our outdoor resources. Magellan GPS will host a Cache In Trash Out (CITO) event at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on...

2010-04-08 13:12:00

WASHINGTON, April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time, scientists have detected clear signs of recent lava flows on the surface of Venus. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The observations reveal that volcanoes on Venus appeared to erupt between a few hundred years to 2.5 million years ago. This suggests the planet may still be geologically active, making Venus one of the few worlds in our solar system that has been volcanically active within the...

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2010-04-08 13:40:00

For the first time, scientists have detected clear signs of recent lava flows on the surface of Venus. The observations reveal that volcanoes on Venus appeared to erupt between a few hundred years to 2.5 million years ago. This suggests the planet may still be geologically active, making Venus one of the few worlds in our solar system that has been volcanically active within the last 3 million years. The evidence comes from the European Space Agency's Venus Express mission, which has been in...

2010-03-25 17:30:00

PORTLAND, Maine, March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magellan Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq: MPET) (ASX: MGN) announced the execution of an agreement by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Magellan Petroleum Australia Limited (MPAL), with Santos Limited (Santos) to purchase Santos' 40% interest in the Evans Shoal natural gas field (NT/P48), located in the Bonaparte Basin offshore Northern Australia. Under the agreement, Magellan will pay Santos time-staged cash consideration equal to Australian...

2010-02-24 09:43:00

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Biosciences, Inc., an emerging leader in clinical diagnostics, announced that Hiroshi Uchida, Ph.D., has joined the company as president and chief executive officer. He will also serve as a company director. Dr. Uchida (50) has more than 20 years of leadership experience in the global medical technology and management consulting industries. He comes to Magellan from Fenwal, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced blood technologies, where he...

2010-01-21 10:49:00

TULSA, Okla., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The board of directors of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) has declared the partnership's quarterly cash distribution of 71 cents per unit for the period Oct. 1 through Dec. 31, 2009. The fourth-quarter distribution will be paid Feb. 12 to unitholders of record at the close of business on Feb. 2. For the year, Magellan declared distributions of $2.84 per unit for 2009, or 2% higher than distributions of $2.7725 related to 2008....

2009-12-29 12:50:00

PORTLAND, Maine, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magellan Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq: MPET) (ASX: MGN) In prior communications, December 15, 2009 was noted as the Blacktip startup date which could cause significant gas flow reductions at Magellan's Mereenie gas and oil field west of Alice Springs, NT, Australia. December 15th has passed and Magellan continues to sell natural gas volumes at or slightly below historical volume levels to Power and Water Corporation (PWC) under the...

2009-12-04 15:56:00

PORTLAND, Maine, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magellan Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq: MPET) (ASX: MGN) announced the pending sale of all its assets located in the Cooper Basin, Australia, subject to closing of final sale agreements. The Cooper Basin assets, including the Nockatunga, Kiana, and Aldinga oil fields and other miscellaneous exploration licenses will be sold (subject to final sale agreements) in a series of transactions totaling A$9.5million (US$8.8 million) net of fees and...


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2012-03-24 09:33:33

Atlantis launched from Kennedy Space Center on May 4, 1989 at 2:46 PM EDT and landed at Edwards Air Force Base on May 8 at 12:43 PM PDT. The shuttle orbited 65 times at an altitude of 184 nautical miles at an inclination of 28.8 degrees and travelled 1.7 million miles. The mission lasted 4 days, 0 hours, 56 minutes, and 27 seconds. The primary mission was the launch of the Magellan probe that would travel to and study the planet Venus, adding vastly to our store of knowledge about our...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

The Planet Venus is the second planet from the sun. It is often called the evening star or morning star and is brighter than any object in the sky except the sun and the moon. Because its orbit lies between the sun and the orbit of the earth, Venus passes through phases like those of the moon, varying from a large bright crescent when the planet is near inferior conjunction (nearest the earth) to a smaller silvery disk when it is at superior conjunction (farthest from the earth). Since...

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