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IAU Approves Nine Mercury Crater Names
2012-08-10 09:47:55

A recently proposal from the MESSENGER Science Team to assign names to nine impact craters on Mercury has been met with approval by the International Astronomical Union (IAU).

2012-04-10 23:03:52

Aaxeon Technologies is pleased to announce the release of their newest Industrial PoE injector.

2010-08-02 09:46:00

Former Military Intelligence Officer contributes operational expertise to innovative industry leader COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Berico Tailored Systems (BTS), a leading provider of customized 3G/4G mobile technologies, announced the hire of Brian J.

2010-04-27 13:32:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ADLINK Technology, Inc., a leading provider of machine vision platforms and boards, announced the release of the EOS-1000, the industry's first compact vision system based on the Intel® Core(TM)2 Duo P8400 processor.

2009-05-01 08:05:00

NEW YORK, May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mystery Writers of America is pleased to announce, as we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Winners for the 2009 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television and film published or produced in 2008.

2009-04-24 12:47:00

Alexander Poe's 'The Eight Percent,' Starring Ben McKenzie, selected by Delta customers NEW YORK, April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL), the official airline sponsor of the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival, announced filmmaker Alexander Poe and his film, "The Eight Percent," winner of the third annual Delta Fly-in Movies national film competition.

2009-01-19 13:26:30

The U.S. Postal Service says it's marking the 200th birthday of author and poet Edgar Allan Poe with a special stamp. The author of The Tell-Tale Heart, The Fall of the House of Usher and The Raven, among dozens of other gloomy works, was born Jan. 19, 1809. He died Oct.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.