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2014-06-12 04:23:16

FLEET, England, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Achievement will help the mobile industry progress development of 5G

2013-06-07 23:01:04

New Montreal Yoga, New York’s Kwan Yin Healing, and Mississauga, Ontario’s Sun Warrior team up for a four-day retreat in Metis-sur-mer, Quebec, on the Gaspé, including accommodations,

2011-10-04 10:20:28

The stroke rate among Manitoba Metis is nearly 25 percent higher than for other Manitobans.

2009-04-14 06:00:00

Developed in Cooperation with Carnegie Mellon University, Metis Secure Overcomes Critical Shortfalls Found in other ENS PITTSBURGH, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University officials continue to face complex challenges when it comes to notifying campus populations of emergencies.

2008-10-06 03:00:11

By Rattle, Barbara The Wasatch Front Regional Multiple Listing Service is in the process of developing a new and improved MLS, which provides services to approximately 15,000 real estate professionals across Utah.

2008-06-19 18:00:14

By THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON - Metis Nation-Saskatchewan leaders are meeting with Premier Brad Wall's government to begin talks on what could be a breakthrough on hunting and fishing rights - after a decade of legal wrangling.


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2004-10-19 04:45:42

Planetary Ring -- A planetary ring is a ring of dust and other small particles orbiting around a planet in a flat disc-shaped region. The most spectacular and famous planetary rings are those around Saturn, but all four of the solar system's gas giant planets (Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune) possess ring systems of their own. The origin of planetary rings is not precisely known, but they are thought to be unstable and dissipate over the course of tens or hundreds of millions of...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter's Moon Adrastea -- Adrastea [a-DRAS-tee-uh] is the second innermost known satellite of Jupiter. Adrastea was the daughter of Jupiter and Ananke and the distributor of rewards and punishments. Adrastea and Metis lie within Jupiter's main ring and may be the source of material for the ring. Very little is known about Adrastea. Discovered by D. Jewitt & E. Danielson Date of discovery 1979 Mass (kg) 1.91e+16 Mass (Earth = 1) 3.1961e-09 Radius (km) 12.5x10x7.5...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter's moon Metis -- Metis [MEE-tis] is the innermost known satellite of Jupiter. It was named after a Titaness who was a consort of Zeus (Jupiter). Metis and Adrastea lie within Jupiter's main ring and may be the source of material for the ring. Very little is known about Metis. 40 kilometers (25 miles) in diameter, orbiting 128,000 kilometers (79,500 miles) from Jupiter. Discovered by Stephen Synnott Date of discovery 1979 Mass (kg) 9.56e+16 Mass (Earth = 1)...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Jupiter -- in astronomy, fifth planet from the sun and largest planet of the solar system. Astronomical and Physical Characteristics Jupiter's orbit lies beyond the asteroid belt at a mean distance of 483.6 million mi (778.3 million km) from the sun; its period of revolution is 11.86 years. In order from the sun it is the first of the Jovian planetsJupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptunevery large, massive planets of relatively low density, having rapid rotation and a thick, opaque...

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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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