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2014-09-17 23:02:17

Fans of author Homer Hickam [October Sky (movie) and Rocket Boys (book)] have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to launch rockets, enjoy a 1950’s concert with Bill Haley’s Comets, and meet Hickam, the other Rocket Boys, and actor Chris Ellis (who played “Principal Turner” in the movie) as part of the Rocket Boys/October Sky Festival in Beckley, WV October 3rd - 5th. Beckley, WV (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The Rocket Boys/October Sky Festival http://www.rocketboysfestival.com is...

2014-09-08 16:20:25

Team America Rocketry Challenge Registration Open to 7-12th Graders ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although the end of summer indicates the beginning of classes for students across the country, it also signals the kickoff of the world's largest annual student rocketry contest. Registration for the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) is now open for teams of 7-12th grade students through December 12. TARC is the U.S. aerospace and defense industry's...

2014-07-18 16:20:31

Raytheon-sponsored team from Canton, Ga., wins second place in student rocketry challenge at the Farnborough International Air Show LONDON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga., took home silver medals in the seventh annual International Rocketry Challenge at the Farnborough International Air Show. The U.S. team, sponsored by Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), won second place, while the French team captured first and the U.K. team took third....

2014-05-27 23:03:11

Team Rocket Power, an all-girl team from Maryland that competed in the 2014 Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) co-sponsored by the Aerospace Industries Association, exhibited their rockets for President Obama at the White House Science Fair this morning. The three-girl team was invited to join the White House's celebration of a range of national programs that encourage students to engage and excel in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 27,...

2014-05-13 23:03:22

Students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga. outperformed hundreds of their peers from across the country Saturday to earn first place at the Aerospace Industries Association's twelfth annual Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC). The Plains, Va. (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 STEM Contest Winners to Represent U.S. at International Fly-off in England Students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga. outperformed hundreds of their peers from across the country Saturday to earn first...

2014-04-07 23:01:54

After months of designing, building and launching home-made model rockets, hundreds of middle and high school students from across the country will advance to the national finals of the Aerospace Industries Association's Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC). Arlington, VA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 After months of designing, building and launching home-made model rockets, hundreds of middle and high school students from across the country will advance to the national finals of the Team...

2014-02-20 23:23:34

More than 700 student teams representing 48 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands are preparing for the Aerospace Industries Association's 2014 Team America Rocketry Challenge, the world’s largest student rocket contest and a key piece of the aerospace and defense industry’s strategy to build a stronger U.S. workforce in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Arlington, VA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Challenging competition engages students’...

2013-07-16 23:29:02

Doug Frost, inventor of Rocketry Golf (R/G), will challenge golf pros to a "duel," Rocketry Golf versus regular golf. Contenders are invited to sign up to film demo videos for networks. Auburn, California (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 His slogan is: "600 yards, Easy! Doug Frost, the inventor of Rocketry Golf (R/G) in Auburn, California, recommends this new game as the subject for a new reality TV show. The Golf Pros would play nine holes against Doug and his Rockets. In R/G, a...


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2013-09-17 12:44:24

William Henry "Bill" Gates III, Born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and Co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. He Co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen. Bill Gates is consistently ranked in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009 — excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. In 2011 he...

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