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Venus Express Up Above The Clouds So High

Venus Express: Up Above The Clouds So High

ESA ESA’s Venus Express spacecraft has climbed to a new orbit following its daring aerobraking experiment, and will now resume observations of this fascinating planet for at least a few more months. The orbit-raising followed a month of...

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Venus Express Preparing To Take The Plunge
2014-05-16 03:55:38

[ Watch the Video: ESA’s Venus Express Aerobraking Maneuver ] ESA After eight years in orbit, ESA’s Venus Express has completed routine science observations and is preparing for a daring plunge into the planet’s hostile atmosphere. Venus Express was launched on a Soyuz–Fregat from the Russian Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on 9 November 2005, and arrived at Venus on 11 April 2006. It has been orbiting Venus in an elliptical 24-hour loop that takes it from a distant 66...

2013-10-17 23:30:56

New White Paper Provides an Overview of the Litigation Process to Educate eDiscovery Professionals Houston and San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 eDiscovery leader CloudNine Discovery™ and litigation management provider Magellan’s Law, today announce the release of a new white paper entitled An Introduction To Litigation For eDiscovery Professionals. Written by Jane Gennarelli, co-founder of Magellan’s Law Corporation, the white paper includes an overview of the litigation...

2013-07-16 23:22:18

Magellan Switch Up GPS watch units are on sale at the Heart Rate Watch Company during July while supplies last. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 The Heart Rate Watch Company has lowered the prices on the Magellan Switch Up and Magellan Switch to be inline with the lowest available online prices. "The Magellan Switch without heart rate is now selling for $158.99 and the Switch heart rate version is $198.99," says Squire. He adds, "The Magellan Switch Up with barometric...

2013-03-04 23:03:52

Magellan Health Services has retained Brand id to conduct two one-hour programs for all of its employees designed to offer career strategies on March 27, 2013. Columbia, Maryland (PRWEB) March 04, 2013 Magellan Health Services, a specialty health care management company, announced that it has retained Brand id | Strategic Partners to develop a comprehensive employee engagement program. Open to all employees, the program is designed to offer career strategies to those who are hourly wage...


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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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Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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