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Cassini Spots Nile River On Saturn's Moon Titan
2012-12-13 05:33:28

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Cassini mission has spotted a miniature extraterrestrial version of the Nile River on Saturn's moon Titan. The find is the first time images have revealed a tier system this vast, and in such high resolution at any place other than Earth. Scientists believe the river is filled with liquid because it appears dark along its entire extend in the images. “Though there are some short, local meanders, the relative...

Cassini Data Indicates Saturn’s Moon Titan Is Icier Than Thought
2012-12-04 08:44:39

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Titan, Saturn´s largest moon, has long been projected as an icy body with a vast ocean of liquid water underneath its crust. A recent analysis suggested that heat generated from within the natural satellite helps keep this ocean from freezing due to interactions it has with Saturn and the other moons. And now, a new analysis of the moon´s topography and gravity indicates that its icy outer crust is twice as dense as...

2012-12-03 12:21:16

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan has been awarded a new five-year contract for the exclusive right to sell advertising across King County Metro's system. The contract, which includes a two-year extension, was won competitively and means Titan will continue to operate a contract it first won in 2005. This is the 28(th) municipal advertising contract Titan has won since 2005. The award reflects King County Metro's belief that Titan continues to offer the best value for the agency....

Titan Sees Seasonal Changes
2012-11-28 21:47:01

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven. While the Book of Ecclesiastes and American folk singer Pete Seeger may not have considered Titan, the planet Saturn´s largest moon, as something unto which there is a season, it does seem that the moon has seen a type of turn or change in the seasons. On Wednesday, scientists using the international Cassini spacecraft have studied the rapid...

2012-11-28 08:26:35

TEL AVIV, Israel, November 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hall of Hands (http://www.HallofHands.com [../../../../../../../AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Temporary%20Internet%20Files/Content .IE5/IDQ3CD7P/www.HallofHands.com ]), developers of a unique poker hand reenactment application, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Titan Poker (http://www.titanpoker.com [../../../../../../../AppData/Local/Microsoft/Windows/Temporary%20Internet%20Files/Content...

2012-11-15 16:27:44

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Contech Engineered Solutions LLC announced today that it has purchased the corrugated metal pipe assets, including machinery, equipment and inventory, of Titan Construction Products, LLC located in Placitas, New Mexico. Titan's facility primarily served markets in the states of New Mexico and Arizona. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120208/CL49625LOGO ) "This purchase is part of our continuing investment in the drainage...

2012-11-13 12:23:03

TROUTVILLE, Va., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Wildlife Habitat Council certified both of Titan America's plants -- Roanoke Cement Company near Roanoke, VA and the Pennsuco Complex in Medley, FL -- for their "Wildlife At Work" programs last week at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, MD. The prestigious distinction was awarded as a result of each plant's demonstrated commitment towards long-term wildlife habitat enhancement efforts. "I commend the wildlife teams at Roanoke...

2012-11-13 12:22:50

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Energy Worldwide, Inc. (OTC: TEWI), a leader in distributed power generation products and intelligent energy management services, today announced that the Company has sent in additional technicians and support staff to better serve the many companies and institutions in need of help in the areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The Company's 24/7 call center reported that it has been receiving more than 300 calls or web inquiries a day during the...

2012-11-05 08:27:03

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Energy Worldwide, Inc. (OTC: TEWI), a leader in distributed power generation products and intelligent energy management services, today announced that the Company realized more than $1 million in service revenues for the month of October. One year ago, the company's service revenues averaged about $400,000 a month. The increase is largely due to the expansion of the Company's successful national account business. Titan also announced that...

2012-11-02 11:23:35

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan has announced that they are providing free phone calls from their New York City pay phones below 42(nd) Street so that New Yorkers can stay connected in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. "The overwhelming majority of our pay phones are fully functional and we are allowing callers to make free 3-minute phone calls," said Scott Goldsmith, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of Titan. "While New Yorkers rely heavily on mobile...


Latest Titan Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Pisces (fish) Constellation -- Location: Zodiac constellation, visible from both Hemispheres; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 01h; Declination: +15; Source: Ancient, Middle East and eastern Mediterranean, also Greek and Roman mythology. The constellations that are included in the Zodiac - the 12 constellations recognized by Babylonian astronomers through which our Sun, moon, and planets appeared to travel during the course of a year - are considered to be among the oldest sky patterns...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Draco (dragon or serpent) Constellation -- Location: Northern Hemisphere; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 17h; Declination: +65; Source: Creation and dragon myths from Greek, Roman, eastern Mediterranean, Middle East, Indian and Norse cultures Two circumstances lie behind the multitude of myths associated with Draco. First, due to the precession of the Earth, Draco's star Thuban was the pole star approximately 4000 years ago. It would have seemed to ancient sky watchers that the Earth...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Cassini-Huygens Mission -- The Cassini unmanned space probe is intended to study Saturn and its moons. It was launched on October 15, 1997 and is estimated to enter Saturn's orbit on July 1, 2004. The mission is a joined NASA/ESA project. Cassini's principal objectives are to: -- determine the three-dimensional structure and dynamical behavior of the rings -- determine the composition of the satellite surfaces and the geological history of each object -- determine the nature and...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Titan -- Titan is the planet Saturn's largest moon. It is larger than either of the planets Mercury or Pluto and is the second-largest moon in the solar system after Ganymede (it was originally thought to be slightly larger than Ganymede, but recent observations have shown that its thick atmosphere caused overestimation of its diameter). Titan was discovered on March 25, 1655 by the Dutch astronomer Christian Huygens, making it one of the first non-terrestrial moons to be...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

The Planet Saturn -- in astronomy, 6th planet from the sun. Astronomical and Physical Characteristics of Saturn Saturn's orbit lies between those of Jupiter and Uranus; its mean distance from the sun is c.886 million mi (1.43 billion km), almost twice that of Jupiter, and its period of revolution is about 291/2 years. Saturn appears in the sky as a yellow, starlike object of the first magnitude. When viewed through a telescope, it is seen as a golden sphere, crossed by a series of...

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