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MAVEN Continues Mars Exploration That Mariner 4 Began 50 Years Ago
2014-11-05 03:33:14

When the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, or MAVEN, spacecraft arrived at the Red Planet on Sept. 21, it marked the continuation of exploration of one of Earth’s nearest celestial neighbors that began 50 years ago.

Space Exploration Milestone - Mariner 2 50 Years Later
2012-12-13 05:51:51

Fifty years ago this Friday, America's space exploration ushered in a new era when NASA's Mariner 2 spacecraft became the first ever to study a planet other than our own.

2011-06-08 13:28:33

Robert Strom - Forty years ago, in 1971, I became a member of the Mariner 10 imaging science team.

2010-03-09 06:25:00

Like a hard-driving athlete whose joints need help, the giant "Mars antenna" at NASA's Deep Space Network site in Goldstone, California has begun major, delicate surgery.

2009-05-27 07:30:00

HOUSTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mariner Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ME) announced today the startup of production from Geauxpher, a deepwater development in the Gulf of Mexico on Garden Banks Block 462.

2009-03-26 18:47:00

HOUSTON, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mariner Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ME) today announced that the borrowing base for its $1.0 billion secured revolving credit facility has been reaffirmed by its bank group at $850 million, its existing level since June 2008.

2009-03-18 17:42:00

HOUSTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mariner Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ME) today announced that the company is the apparent high bidder on 12 of 17 blocks on which it bid at the U.S. Minerals Management Service (MMS) Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 208 held on March 18, 2009 in New Orleans.

Word of the Day
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The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").