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2014-06-30 12:23:11

HOUSTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut and educator Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger has departed the agency for other pursuits. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Selected by NASA in 2004, Metcalf-Lindenburger was among NASA's first class of educator astronauts. She flew on space shuttle mission STS-131 in April of 2010, accumulating more than 15 days in space. During her mission she coordinated supplies and equipment transferred to the...

2014-05-07 23:14:13

Metcalf & Associates and the producers of “Net Worth Commerce” with Terry Bradshaw are pleased to announce that Metcalf & Associates will be featured in an upcoming segment on "Optimizing Productivity and Profitability through Effective Training and Education" as part of the show's Today in Business series. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 In an ever-evolving business climate, an organization's ability to survive and thrive hinges on the effectiveness of...

2010-11-01 09:00:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Starfruit Cafe, home of healthy frozen treats made from Lifeway Kefir, is partnering with Andrea Metcalf, NBC Chicago's fitness expert and author of Naked Fitness: The Proven 28-Day Weight Loss Program for a Slimmer, Fitter, Pain-Free Body, to host the Naked Fitness Lifestyle Makeover--Shape Up Chicago Walk in Chicago on November 2. Starfruit Cafe will lend its great tasting healthy, natural and organic dairy treats to the event, which will focus on...

2008-07-02 06:00:43

By Anonymous Gerald D. Holder, the U.S. Steel Dean of the University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering, received the 2008 William Metcalf Award from the Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania (ESWP) for his lifetime achievement in engineering. The award, named after EWSP's founder, goes to an outstanding engineer in a field normally associated with Western Pennsylvania, such as steel, aluminum, coal, glass or electrical equipment.The winner receives a 12-by-1 Ainch stainless...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.