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Eta Carinae: Our Neighboring Superstars

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:36:35 -0700

Image credit: NASA/CXC/GSFC/K.Hamaguchi, et al. For a larger version of this image please go here .

NASA scientist takes measure of the planet

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:22:00 -0700

Scientist takes measure of state of planet, global warming

Chandra Provides First Detailed Picture Of X-Ray Emission From Colliding Winds In Eta Carinae

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:28:43 -0700

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center The Eta Carinae star system does not lack for superlatives. Not only does it contain one of the biggest and brightest stars in our galaxy, weighing at least 90 times the mass of the sun, it is also extremely volatile and is expected to have at least one supernova explosion in the future. [ Watch the Video: Eta Carinae: Our Neighboring Superstars ] As one of ...

Troubled Teens Greenbelt, MD Provides Youth Rehab Information

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:35:48 -0700

A new teen substance abuse helpline Greenbelt, MD educates parents on their child’s recovery options. (PRWeb August 27, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12123448.htm

US Aware of Egyptian, UAE Air Strikes in Libya

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:03:06 -0700

The U.S. State Department on Tuesday acknowledged for the first time it was aware of air strikes in Libya by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates in recent days. Until now Washington would not talk about the involvement of Egypt and the UAE in the air strikes against militia in the capital Tripoli. “We understand there were air strikes undertaken in recent days by the UAE and Egypt” in Libya ...

Equashield Appoints Nurse Advisory Council

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:26:41 -0700

PORT WASHINGTON, New York, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equashield (www.equashield.com), a leading provider of Closed System Transfer Devices (CSTDs) for hazardous drugs, announced today it has appointed a nurse advisory council comprised of ten top nurses from around the United...

2 men sentenced for commercial armed robberies

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:25:09 -0700

Two Washington men have been sentenced to more than a decade in prison for two commercial armed robberies in Hyattsville and Bowie.

New teachers, nervous as kindergartners, prepare for the first day of school

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:35:02 -0700

Hundreds of first-year teachers prepare for classes in Prince George?s and Fairfax.

AU, Somali Troops Take Key Town From al-Shabab

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:51:17 -0700

African Union and Somali government troops have seized a key town from militant group al-Shabab in southwestern Somalia. The AU force says the capture of Tiyeglow gives the Somali government full control of the Bakool region and prevents al-Shabab from extorting high fees from vehicles using a main road that cuts through the town. Witnesses interviewed by VOA's Somali Service say that al-Shabab ...

Attack on NATO Tanker Kills Driver

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 01:36:42 -0700

Pakistani officials say gunmen have attacked a tanker carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan, killing the truck driver. The incident happened Monday in the Jamrud area of Pakistan's restive northwestern Khyber tribal region. NATO supply trucks frequently come under attack on the trip between Pakistan and Afghanistan, especially now that the international coalition is withdrawing large ...