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Metro Transit Awards Five-Year Contract to Titan MINNEAPOLIS, Feb.
Nissan of Auburn receiving inquiries about upcoming truck AUBURN, Wash., Jan.
Nissan's newest full-size pickup truck is set to arrive in dealerships this year COUNTRYSIDE, Ill., Jan.
The Nissan TITAN XD is the latest addition to Nissan's lineup of full-size pickup trucks DAYTON, Ohio, Jan.
Comedian Pete Holmes Announced as New Host of Annual Video Game Awards Show LOS ANGELES, Jan.
New Clean Diesel Truck Unveiled This Morning at Detroit Auto Show DETROIT, Jan.
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FORT LEE, N.J., Jan. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 31, 2014, Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc.
WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y., Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.
QUINCY, Ill., Dec. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Titan International, Inc.
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...
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...
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...
Saturn's moon Hyperion -- Hyperion is a moon of Saturn discovered by Bond and Lassell in 1848. It is the largest highly irregular (non-spherical) body in the solar system (Proteus is quite a bit larger but is almost spherical). It seems likely that Hyperion is a fragment of a larger body that was broken by a large impact in the distant past. The largest crater on its surface is approximately 120 kilometers in diameter and 10 kilometers deep. Like most of Saturn's moons, Hyperion's low...
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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