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ARLINGTON, Va., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today it will be providing electric power support for the U.S.
GROTON, Conn., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.
Dr. Philip Miller of Gotham Plastic Surgery to Meet with Troops on Aircraft Carrier in the Pacific New York, NY (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Dr.
VIENNA, Va., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Navy Federal Credit Union today announced its Business Services
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR COMPETITIVE, ADVENTURE-PACKED OBSTACLE COURSE RACE THAT SIMULATES REAL SEAL TRAINING MIAMI, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To challenge even the most rigorous
For families who may be overwhelmed by a mesothelioma diagnosis, the Mesothelioma Victims Center offers honest advice and the opportunity to build a national caliber support team of treatment and compensation
Company to Provide Support Services for the Distributed Common Ground System - U.S. Marine Corps MCLEAN, Va., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.
Advanced mine detection solution to counter prevalent undersea threats TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded $35.5 million to
Credit Union partners with Military Saves Campaign VIENNA, Va., Feb.
Flight test validates cruise missile's evolutionary technology TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S.
Dale Gardner is a former NASA astronaut. He was born Dale Allan Gardner on November 8, 1948 in Fairmont, Minnesota. Gardner grew up both in Minnesota and Savanna, Illinois, but he considers Clinton, Iowa to be his hometown. He graduated from Savanna Community High School in 1966 as valedictorian of his class. He then went on to attend the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Physics in 1970. With his degree in hand, he joined...
Roger Chaffee was an American aeronautical engineer, a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy and a NASA astronaut in the Apollo program. He was born Roger Bruce Chaffee on February 15, 1935 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he graduated from Central High School. In 1957 he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University. That same year, he married Martha Horn in Oklahoma City on August 24. They had two children, Sheryl Lyn and Stephen. Chaffee was a...
The Cookiecutter shark, Isistius brasiliensis, also known as the cigar shark or luminous shark, is a small rarely-seen dogfish shark. Anatomy and morphology The Cookiecutter sharks often glow green and grow up to 20 in (50 cm) long. The underside of the shark is bioluminescent, glowing a pale blue-green that matches the background light from the ocean's surface that serves as camouflage to creatures beneath it. However, a small non-luminescent patch appears black deceiving the shark's...
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