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Origami Inspires Foldable Spacecraft Components And

Origami Inspires Foldable Spacecraft Components And Space-Based Solar Power Arrays

Elizabeth Landau, Jet Propulsion Laboratory As a high school student at a study program in Japan, Brian Trease would fold wrappers from fast-food cheeseburgers into cranes. He loved discovering different origami techniques in library books....

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2014-08-15 23:02:43

Looking for Unheralded Pioneers from Around the World with Provocative and Transformative Ideas Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute has announced that nominations are open for the 2015 Resonate Awards (http://resnick.caltech.edu/awards-nomination.php). The awards are designed to bring attention to unheralded innovators with provocative ideas that contribute to long term sustainability. These include meeting the world’s energy needs...

2014-08-12 12:28:31

Two is better than one, and that includes the world-class treatment available at Southeast Dermatology. Visit their excellent staff at one of two office locations in Texas. PASADENA, Texas, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- More than two million people are diagnosed with skin cancers each year. It is also estimated that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer at some point. With statistics like that, it is obvious that quality skin care is in high demand, and the staff at Southeast...

2014-08-07 23:04:07

Pasadena Orthomed & Rehab, based in Pasadena, comes highly recommended by Power Liens, the largest directory of physicians working on lien and letter of protection Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 With over 4,000 physicians in their network, Power Liens has a special designation for their most experienced and trusted doctors, who consistently deliver quality care. When you see the Power Liens designation of “Preferred Provider,” you can rest assured that the...

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2014-08-05 02:00:54

Carol Rasmussen, NASA Earth Science News Team If you're reading this, there's a good chance that you or someone you know has been in a science fair. Chances are that your project did not lead directly to a collaboration with a scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, and a paper in the professional journal Environmental Research Letters. Alice Zhai's project did. The 16-year-old Zhai, who will be a senior this fall at La Cañada High School near JPL in...

2014-08-04 23:04:51

Glenoaks Laser Center is now offering laser tattoo removal for individuals looking to get rid of their body art. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 The experts in laser tattoo removal in Pasadena at the Glenoaks Laser Center now offer professional laser tattoo removal services at affordable prices. According to the “Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology,” about a quarter of Americans over 18 have tattoos, and one in five of them have at least one tattoo they have considered...

2014-08-01 08:28:39

PASADENA, Texas, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- uBreakiFix continues its North American expansion with the latest opening of its Pasadena, Texas location. Keeping up with the company-wide commitment to excellence, uBreakiFix offers the industry's highest quality electronic repair services, backed by a nationwide warranty. uBreakiFix, recently noted as the 13(th) fastest growing company in the United States, specializes in electronic repairs including iPhone, smartphone, tablet, and...

2014-07-30 23:13:19

Clients across multiple business industries can convert their training classes to eLearning courses at The Koffa Design Group Pasadena,Ca (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The Koffa Design Group unveiled its new eLearning Design Department. The goal of the department is to provide creative options for businesses that would like to convert their training to eLearning courses. Similar to traditional training methods used in human resources and management, the Koffa Design Group has created services...

2014-07-22 16:25:51

Residents of Pasadena TX deserve a higher standard of customer service and Mammoth Plumbing has set the industry standard. Find out what Houston residents have enjoyed for years, a pleasant and satisfying plumbing repair experience. Mammoth Plumbing recently announced that they are expanding their service area to include Pasadena. PASADENA, Texas, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For more than 25 years, Mammoth Plumbing has been there for customers in the Pasadena, Texas, area, and they...

2014-07-21 23:01:04

Ticket Down announces that soccer powerhouses LA Galaxy and Manchester United will battle at the Rose Bowl in conjunction with the Chevrolet FC Cup on Wednesday, July 23rd. This trusted ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo code CHEVROLET-CUP-2014 for additional savings. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for cheap LA Galaxy vs. Manchester United tickets at the Rose Bowl. One of the best club teams in the world of football,...

Voyager Project Scientist Ed Stone Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
2014-07-18 03:57:18

Elizabeth Landau, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Ed Stone, project scientist of NASA's Voyager mission since 1972, and former director of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, was honored with a lifetime achievement award on Wednesday from the American Astronautical Society. Stone received this honor "for sustained and extraordinary contributions to America's space programs, including innovative planetary missions in support of unmanned exploration of the solar...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.