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2014-06-24 12:26:01

Winners of Verizon National App Challenge NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight winning Verizon Innovative App Challenge teams of middle and high school students will unveil and demo their apps on Sunday (June 29) at the 2014 national Technology Student Association conference, with an estimated attendance of 7,000 students, teachers and parents. As winners of this national contest, these student teams have been working with instructors at the Massachusetts Institute of...

2014-06-24 12:22:19

BETHESDA, Md., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) appointed Steve O'Bryan vice president, International Strategy and Business Development effective June 30, succeeding Rick Kirkland, who was appointed vice president for the Corporation's International Strategic Initiatives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/PH96591LOGO O'Bryan will be responsible for all Lockheed Martin international business development activities across the Corporation's five...

2014-06-24 08:31:32

Cosmetic Surgery Center of Maryland becomes BELECARA, adding dermatology and ophthalmology to its plastic surgery, cosmetic podiatry and skin care services. BALTIMORE, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing older without looking older has just gotten easier for Baltimore-area residents. With the grand opening of BELECARA, Dr. Michael Cohen and his colleagues are stepping up their services, helping patients fight the aging process from head to toe with cosmetic surgery and innovative wellness...

2014-06-24 08:20:49

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelligent Automation, Inc. (IAI) announced today that it recently completed an extensive tactical evaluation of its ARGUS(TM) Radio Frequency (RF)-based perimeter security system at the Deployable Force Protection (DFP) Adaptive Red Team (ART) Technical Support and Operational Analysis (TSOA) at the Marine Corp Base, Quantico, VA. The ART/TSOA is a quarterly experiment activity supporting the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) DFP...

2014-06-23 23:09:57

Mr. David Rezvani, President and Founder of Foxspire LLC has been selected to address the 2014 Chesapeake Area Biological Safety Association’s (ChABSA) annual Scientific Symposium which will be held at the Frederick Holiday Inn and Conference Center in Frederick, MD on June 25, 2014 Frederick, MD (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Mr. David Rezvani, President and Founder of Foxspire LLC (http://www.foxspire.com) has been selected to address the 2014 Chesapeake Area Biological Safety Association’s...

2014-06-23 12:23:50

COLLEGE PARK, Md., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Redox Power Systems LLC, the University of Maryland, Microsoft Corporation and Trans-Tech Inc. (a subsidiary of Skyworks Solutions Inc.) are teaming to develop transformational fuel cells through a $5 million cooperative agreement funded by the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E) Reliable Electricity Based on ELectrochemical Systems (REBELS) program, company and university officials jointly announce today. The goal...

2014-06-23 08:32:53

Company Provides Unique, Interactive Floor Plans, Replacing Outdated 360-Virtual Tours GERMANTOWN, Md., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Real estate agents who want to gain a competitive advantage and sell their listings faster can employ TruPlace Interactive Floor Plans in their online marketing strategies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140619/119576 With the combination of professional photos and a detailed floor plan in one intuitive platform, realtors who use TruPlace...

2014-06-20 23:09:38

The National Sailing Hall of Fame and Gowrie Group, one of the nation's Top 100 independent insurance agencies, have partnered to collect, present, and preserve yacht club stories. Westbrook, CT (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) and Gowrie Group have partnered to collect, present, and preserve yacht club stories. Much of the rich history of American sailing has roots in yacht clubs and sailing organizations. The National Sailing Hall of Fame, with the...

2014-06-19 23:19:51

Collaborative funding will amplify the impact of foundation resources granted to research and design an enrollment system for Montgomery Cares, the health safety-net program that serves Montgomery County residents who are not eligible for state or federal health coverage. Silver Spring, Maryland (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 In an exceptional display of pro-active funding, a cohort of foundations that fund in Montgomery County has joined forces to support the design and implementation of an...

2014-06-19 23:14:43

Expanded service areas to include operations in Arizona, Florida, and Maryland. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 ZCorum, a leading provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, announced that it has signed an expanded, multi-year contract with Schurz Communications. Schurz will be receiving modem provisioning, email services, diagnostics and end-user support in both its operations in Arizona, and will also be utilizing ZCorum’s TruVizion application for cable modem and...


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The Story And News Behind This Past Weekend’s Derecho (June 29-July 1)
2012-07-02 08:00:47

This past weekend we saw a massive line of storms impact large areas of the country from Iowa to Maryland in what is known as a Derecho. What is a Derecho? The best way to define this weather feature is by describing a large mass of t-storms combining together to form an elongated region of storms which can create intense surface winds that can blow in excess of 60mph reaching well into the 100 plus mph range. These winds are also known as straight line winds. What happens is, as these...

Climate Impact On Your Budget For Annapolis Maryland
2012-07-16 17:06:13

If you live in Annapolis Maryland or the Baltimore Maryland area this is what you can roughly expect to see when it comes to your heating and cooling budget. The above graph shows the situations that occurred during previous phases of all three events such as normal conditions along with EL-Nino and La-Nina. The left side is a normal month of March that shows the Heating Degree Days can exceed 600, while during a EL-Nino phase warming occurs which is represented by the drop in Heating...

2012-06-14 11:30:18

Symbol: RHMAM2 Group: Dicot Family: Melastomataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   RHDE3 Rhexia delicatula Small   RHFI3 Rhexia filiformis Small   RHLA8 Rhexia lanceolata Walter   RHMAE Rhexia mariana L. var. exalbida Michx.   RHMAL Rhexia mariana L. var. leiosperma Fernald & Grisc. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, DC,...

2012-06-14 12:35:13

Symbol: POMA8 Group: Dicot Family: Polygalaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   POHA7 Polygala harperi Small Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, DC, DE, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, NJ, NY, SC, TN, TX, VA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

2012-06-15 05:45:40

Symbol: LEMA15 Group: Lichen Family: Lecideaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Lecideaceae Genus   Lecidea Ach. – lecidea lichen Species   Lecidea marylandensis H. Magn. – Maryland lecidea lichen

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