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2013-10-27 23:04:06

Lasting longer between changes, the Tranquility incontinence products still protect fragile skin, while saving daily expense and waste. Their 'Peach Mat Guarantee' promises unsurpassed performance in the areas of skin dryness, urine pH neutralization, odor reduction, and the superb inhibition of bacterial growth. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) October 27, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined into a distribution alliance...

NASA Planning Expandable Habitat Module For Space Station
2013-01-16 15:33:37

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online NASA announced on Wednesday that it is planning a new addition to the International Space Station that is an expandable space habitat technology. The space agency has handed out a $17.8 million contract to Bigelow Aerospace to provide a Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM), which will be arriving at the station in 2015. "Today we're demonstrating progress on a technology that will advance important long-duration...

Colbert Advocates NASA Space Station Research
2012-02-03 05:02:21

[ Watch the Video ] Stephen Colbert, host of the nightly 'The Colbert Report,' said in a new NASA public service announcement released today that he's always been a huge fan of space. The talk show host tells his Colbert Nation -- and the world -- that he now likes space even more "because NASA is doing great things on the International Space Station (ISS)." The completion of the ISS ushered in new era of research and discovery in a near gravity-free environment. Research on the...

2011-08-15 00:00:30

Colbert Report host includes Revolution PAC in Super PAC Discussion Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) August 13, 2011 On the Monday August 8th episode of the Colbert Report, host Stephen Colbert made mention of the newly formed Revolution PAC creating buzz among websites dedicated to Congressman Ron Paul's base. Chris Rye, the co-writer and co-producer of the Ron Paul documentary film "For Liberty: How the Ron Paul Revolution Watered the Withered Tree Of Liberty," notified fellow members of the PAC...

2010-04-20 08:53:41

NASA Headquarters in Washington will welcome space shuttle Endeavour's STS-130 astronauts for a visit from Tuesday, April 20, through Friday, April 23. The crew wrapped up a 14-day journey in space of almost 5.7 million miles on Feb. 21. Commander George Zamka, Pilot Terry Virts and Mission Specialists Kathryn Hire, Stephen Robinson, Nicholas Patrick and Robert Behnken will share mission highlights with NASA employees, school children, college students and the general public while in the...

2010-04-20 07:53:00

WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Headquarters in Washington will welcome space shuttle Endeavour's STS-130 astronauts for a visit from Tuesday, April 20, through Friday, April 23. The crew wrapped up a 14-day journey in space of almost 5.7 million miles on Feb. 21. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Commander George Zamka, Pilot Terry Virts and Mission Specialists Kathryn Hire, Stephen Robinson, Nicholas Patrick and Robert Behnken will...

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2010-02-19 06:30:00

Hatches between Endeavour and the International Space Station were closed at 2:08 a.m. CST. During 9 days, 52 minutes of joint operations, the station got a new module and a viewport offering a valuable, enjoyable vantage. Hatch closure came after a farewell ceremony by the two crews. Endeavour Commander George Zamka, Pilot Terry Virts and Mission Specialists Kathryn Hire, Stephen Robinson, Nicholas Patrick and Robert Behnken said their goodbyes in the Harmony module to Station Commander Jeff...

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2010-02-17 06:40:00

Endeavour Pilot Terry Virts opened the windows one at a time early Wednesday, giving spacewalkers Robert Behnken and Nicholas Patrick an early look into the International Space Station's room with a view that they had helped install. Behnken and Patrick wrapped up their third and final planned spacewalk, a 5-hour, 48-minute excursion, at 2:03 a.m. CST. They completed all of their planned tasks, removing insulation blankets and removing launch restraint bolts from each of the cupola's seven...

2010-02-16 13:13:23

The 11 crew members aboard space shuttle Endeavour and the International Space Station will hold a news conference at 8:39 p.m. CST on Thursday, Feb. 18. U.S. reporters may ask questions in person from NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida and NASA Headquarters in Washington. A portion of the news conference will be set aside for Japanese reporters. To participate in the news conference, U.S. journalists must call the public affairs office at their...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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