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2013-08-27 23:30:10

The Mesothelioma Victims Center comments on a recent article titled, “Doing The Dirty Work Aboard Essex,” wherein modern working conditions, and asbestos, are highlighted that are similar to working conditions of many decades ago. (http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com) (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 It's common knowledge in today's world that asbestos is a known carcinogen. US Navy sailors are no longer exposed to asbestos while serving their country on any naval ship. If they are...

2013-08-20 23:28:21

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "All it took was a phone call from the wife of a victim of mesothelioma to force us to realize that all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma need to designate a very trusted loved one with a medical power of attorney, and they need to have a will, and we are offering to make sure diagnosed victims of mesothelioma, and their family members have both. With one call to 866-714-6466, a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family members have...

2013-08-16 23:21:36

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are incredibly passionate about making certain all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma obtain instant access to the nation's most skilled, and experienced mesothelioma attorneys, because with hundreds of thousands, or millions of dollars in potential compensation on the line, a victim, or their family members need to have access the best possible mesotheloma attorneys on the spot, and we are the only group in the nation offering a service,...

2013-08-13 23:28:28

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "Of the 2500 to 3000 US citizens who are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year, about one third served in the US Navy, and we are incredibly passionate about making certain these individuals get to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, or asbestos exposure law firms, because the extremely skilled specialists we suggest consistently get the best financial compensation results for their clients." For more information...

2013-08-13 23:28:24

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are urging a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, who served in the US Navy, and was exposed to asbestos on a US Navy ship to call us immediately, for on the spot access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, who specialize in mesothelioma compensation claims for US Navy Veterans, because these incredibly experienced attorneys consistently get the best possible financial compensation results for their clients." For more...

2013-08-13 23:18:35

Captain Mathew Rings, MC, USN has been named as the first recipient of the Aerospace Medical Association’s newest award for excellence, the Thomas J. and Margaret D. Tredici Award for his research on Konan ColorDx color vision testing and qualifications for US Navy and Marine Corps aviation. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 The Aerospace Medical Association (“AsMA”) has granted the first Thomas J. & Margaraet D. Tredici Award for the most significant contribution to aerospace...

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Dale Gardner
2012-10-18 11:58:31

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...

2010-11-19 15:53:27

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...

2007-04-18 15:16:24

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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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.