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2010-12-06 06:41:27

Airline and cruise ship passengers will soon be able to see an Emmy award-winning NASA TV program that shows how agency technology is part of everyday life. The producers of "NASA 360" have reached agreement with Airline Media Productions (AMP) International to air the half-hour magazine-style TV show through AMP's entertainment outlets around the world. "We're excited to work with AMP International to bring 'NASA 360' to hundreds of thousands of the 760 million people who fly each year,"...

2010-12-03 13:28:00

HAMPTON, Va., Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Airline and cruise ship passengers will soon be able to see an Emmy award-winning NASA TV program that shows how agency technology is part of everyday life. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The producers of "NASA 360" have reached agreement with Airline Media Productions (AMP) International to air the half-hour magazine-style TV show through AMP's entertainment outlets around the world. "We're excited to...

2010-10-08 07:30:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community college students in a pilot program will take the first steps toward potential technology careers as they develop robotic explorers at NASA field centers. Ninety students from community colleges in 23 states have been selected to travel to NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston or the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., for hands on experience with technology development and direct interaction with NASA experts. (Logo:...

2010-06-09 07:24:27

A NASA video program aimed at helping high school students learn more about science, technology, engineering and mathematics(STEM) has won an Emmy, one of the best-known awards in regional television. "NASA Launchpad" took home an Emmy award in the Informational/Instructional category for its episode, "Bernoulli's Principle," at the 52nd Capital Regional Emmy Awards held in Washington, June 5. "We're thrilled that the Emmy judges have singled out one of NASA's many educational video programs...

2010-04-20 14:58:00

WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seventy-six students from community colleges in 28 states and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico have been selected to travel to NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, May 20-22, for an out-of-this-world experience. They will participate in a three-day on-site event to develop robotic explorers that will rove the surfaces of other worlds. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) This event is the culmination of the...

2010-04-20 08:52:28

Justin Varner of Selinsgrove, Pa., has spent almost four months providing network engineering support to the Launch Services Program at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Fla. Varner, a member of NASA's Undergraduate Student Research Program is assigned to the control and data systems division of the engineering department. His work involves researching, designing and implementing virtual network technologies for the launch control system. The program offers students internships in science,...

2010-04-07 15:20:00

WASHINGTON, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether using social networks to allow students to interact directly with astronauts, or creating a cloud computing platform to give unprecedented access to scientific data, NASA's embrace of Open Government has made it a leader among federal agencies. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) In December 2009, the White House issued the Open Government Directive calling on executive branch agencies to become more open...

2010-04-03 07:56:34

NASA will host its first Earth Day Tweetup on the National Mall in Washington with @NASA Twitter followers and NASA scientists on April 18 at 1 p.m. EDT. The event will be part of a weeklong series of exhibits and activities on the National Mall marking the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. The Tweetup will provide NASA Twitter followers with the opportunity to talk with NASA Earth and climate scientists, producers of NASA's Earth imagery and the staff behind the agency's tweets. Registration...

2010-01-07 13:32:00

HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "NASA 360," a half-hour TV program that focuses on how NASA technologies are being used in people's lives and space exploration, is joining the line up on Hampton Roads public television station, WHRO. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The Emmy-award winning show will air on WHRO TV15 (HD15.1) Sundays at 11:30 a.m. beginning January 17. It will be repeated on WHRO World Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 5...

2009-12-17 08:53:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Season's greetings will be offered by International Space Station Commander Jeff Williams and Flight Engineer Max Suraev in a special video message airing this week on NASA Television and the NASA Web site. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The greetings are part of the daily NASA Video File beginning at noon EST weekdays. For NASA TV streaming video, scheduling and downlink information, visit:...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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