Medical Missions, Official
Missions and Missionaries
A pyridoxal-phosphate protein that catalyzes the alpha-decarboxylation of L-glutamic acid to form gamma-aminobutyric acid and carbon dioxide. The enzyme is found in bacteria and in invertebrate and vertebrate nervous systems. It is the rate-limiting enzyme in determining GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID levels in normal nervous tissues. The brain enzyme also acts on L-cysteate, L-cysteine sulfinate, and L-aspartate. EC 188.8.131.52.
Condition in which no acceleration, whether due to gravity or any other force, can be detected by an observer within a system. It also means the absence of weight or the absence of the force of gravity acting on a body. Microgravity, gravitational force between 0 and 10 -6 g, is included here. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Philosophy based on the analysis of the individual's existence in the world which holds that human existence cannot be completely described in scientific terms. Existentialism also stresses the freedom and responsibility of the individual as well as the uniqueness of religious and ethical experiences and the analysis of subjective phenomena such as anxiety, guilt, and suffering. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
Life Support Systems
Systems that provide all or most of the items necessary for maintaining life and health. Provisions are made for the supplying of oxygen, food, water, temperature and pressure control, disposition of carbon dioxide and body waste. The milieu may be a spacecraft, a submarine, or the surface of the moon. In medical care, usually under hospital conditions, LIFE SUPPORT CARE is available. (From Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary)
Ecological Systems, Closed
Systems that provide for the maintenance of life in an isolated living chamber through reutilization of the material available, in particular, by means of a cycle wherein exhaled carbon dioxide, urine, and other waste matter are converted chemically or by photosynthesis into oxygen, water, and food. (NASA Thesaurus, 1988)
The interdisciplinary science that studies evolutionary biology, including the origin and evolution of the major elements required for life, their processing in the interstellar medium and in protostellar systems. This field also includes the study of chemical evolution and the subsequent interactions between evolving biota and planetary evolution as well as the field of biology that deals with the study of extraterrestrial life.
The state that distinguishes organisms from inorganic matter, manifested by growth, metabolism, reproduction, and adaptation. It includes the course of existence, the sum of experiences, the mode of existing, or the fact of being. Over the centuries inquiries into the nature of life have crossed the boundaries from philosophy to biology, forensic medicine, anthropology, etc., in creative as well as scientific literature. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed; Dr. James H. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)
Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental
The processes occurring in early development that direct morphogenesis. They specify the body plan ensuring that cells will proceed to differentiate, grow, and diversify in size and shape at the correct relative positions. Included are axial patterning, segmentation, compartment specification, limb position, organ boundary patterning, blood vessel patterning, etc.
The class Insecta, in the phylum ARTHROPODA, whose members are characterized by division into three parts: head, thorax, and abdomen. They are the dominant group of animals on earth; several hundred thousand different kinds having been described. Three orders, HEMIPTERA; DIPTERA; and SIPHONAPTERA; are of medical interest in that they cause disease in humans and animals. (From Borror et al., An Introduction to the Study of Insects, 4th ed, p1)
The group of celestial bodies, including the EARTH, orbiting around and gravitationally bound by the sun. It includes eight planets, one minor planet, and 34 natural satellites, more than 1,000 observed comets, and thousands of lesser bodies known as MINOR PLANETS (asteroids) and METEOROIDS. (From Academic American Encyclopedia, 1983)
Receptors, Invertebrate Peptide
Genes that show rapid and transient expression in the absence of de novo protein synthesis. The term was originally used exclusively for viral genes where immediate-early referred to transcription immediately following virus integration into the host cell. It is also used to describe cellular genes which are expressed immediately after resting cells are stimulated by extracellular signals such as growth factors and neurotransmitters.
Keesler Air Force Base
"81st Training Wing - Tech Training Info". Keesler Air Force Base. US Air Force. Retrieved 5 August 2019. "81st Mission Support ... Second Air Force's mission is to oversee all technical training conducted within AETC. The same day, Keesler Training Center ... "About". 403rd Wing. US Air Force. Retrieved 5 August 2019. Official history of Keesler AFB Manning, Thomas A. (2005), History ... The base is home of Headquarters, Second Air Force (2 AF) and the 81st Training Wing (81 TW) of the Air Education and Training ...
However, fixed-wing aircraft are still used in some missions, such as border patrol, as their higher speed and greater ... They may employ rotary-wing aircraft, fixed-wing aircraft, nonrigid-wing aircraft or lighter-than-air aircraft. In some major ... "Police Air Wing". Western Australia Police. Retrieved 2020-11-10. "Mission possible: Austrian Police Air Support". Vertical Mag ... A few police air units, such as the Northern Territory Police in Australia, use only fixed-wing aircraft. The use of fixed-wing ...
Its mission is to "increase the number and effectiveness of conservative activists" and to "identify, train, recruit and place ... Jeff Horwitz (May 25, 2005). "My right-wing degree". Slate. Retrieved 2012-06-14. "Morton Blackwell". Archived from the ... The Leadership Institute's mission is to increase the number and effectiveness of conservative activists and leaders in the ... "Leadership Institute Mission". Leadershipinstitute.org. Retrieved 16 November 2015. Schmidt, Peter (8 September 2015). "Higher ...
List of Royal Air Force stations
"Primary Mission". RAF Menwith Hill. Retrieved 3 July 2017. "421st Air Base Squadron". 501st Combat Support Wing. Retrieved 3 ... The United States Air Force (USAF) 501st Combat Support Wing manages and supports operations at RAF Alconbury, RAF Croughton, ... Active military operations in the Middle East are supported by Expeditionary Air Wings which have been established at foreign ... "420th Munitions Squadron". 501st Combat Support Wing. Retrieved 18 July 2017. "BBC News - MoD signs QinetiQ to run Pembrey air ...
Ryan Model 147
... based on statistical mission reliability data provided by Teledyne Ryan) the Wing provided "assistance to the Navy on thirty- ... The first 147NRE mission was in late May, with the first 147NP mission following a week later. The Model 147NREs were painted ... The Model 147G performed its first mission in October 1965, and the Model 147B flew its last mission that December. High- ... The first Lightning Bug mission flown from Bien Hoa took place on 11 October 1964. Increasing numbers of Model 147B missions ...
... includes a mission editor which makes it possible to create user-made single player missions or campaigns and ... "Eagle Wing: Director's Cut". Moricky. September 2009. Archived from the original on 1 March 2016. Retrieved 1 March 2016. https ... the player is given the possibility to play two single player missions as well as six of the eight training missions, with ... Razor Team's mission is to conduct a raid on the small Chernarussian town of Pusta, to disrupt ChDKZ communications in ...
RAF Menwith Hill
Its primary mission is to provide intelligence support for UK, US and allied interests." The site is a field station of the US ... The squadron is part of the 423rd Air Base Group which in turn is part of the 501st Combat Support Wing, both of which have ... "RAF Menwith Hill - Primary Mission". Royal Air Force. Archived from the original on 5 April 2017. Retrieved 19 April 2020. "RAF ... The US Air Force's 421st Air Base Squadron provides Menwith Hill with base and mission support services. ...
2010 in spaceflight
"Detailed Mission Data - Falcon-9 ELV First Flight Demonstration". Mission Set Database. NASA GSFC. Archived from the original ... "90 Day Range Forecast" (PDF). USAF 45th Space Wing. 22 September 2009.[permanent dead link] "Founder of SpaceX Refutes Report ... "Detailed Mission Data - Falcon-9 ELV First Flight Demonstration". Mission Set Database. NASA GSFC. Archived from the original ... "Spaceloft XL SSR Demo Detailed Mission Information". Mission Set Database. NASA/Honeywell TSI. Retrieved 5 May 2010.[permanent ...
"Population Census Wing, BBS". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006. CS1 maint: discouraged ... "NASA Earth Observations: Rainfall (1 month - TRMM)". NASA/Tropical Rainfall Monitoring Mission. Retrieved 30 January 2016. " ...
2019 in home video
"Top Wing: Eggcellent Missions". March 5, 2019. Retrieved January 18, 2019 - via Amazon. "Caillou: Caillou Visits the Doctor". ...
List of U.S. jurisdictions banning conversion therapy
152". City of Red Wing. "Red Wing bans conversion therapy, Rochester asks state to do the same". KTTC. June 24, 2020. " ... Garcia, Juliana (June 2, 2020). "Roeland Park becomes first city in Kansas with conversion therapy ban". Shawnee Mission Post. ...
Military intervention against ISIL aerial order of battle
"737th EAS flies first mission into Q-West". U.S. Air Force. Retrieved October 24, 2016. "379th Air Expeditionary Wing". U.S. ... 83 EAG RAF) (Latakia Air Base) (Special Purpose Aviation Brigade) (39th Air Base Wing) (39th Air Base Wing/332 AEW/447th Air ... "Mission Ready A-10s". Second Line of Defense. October 19, 2016. "Maryland Air National Guard deploying to fight ISIS". The ... "UK F-35 Fighters Fly Missions From Cyprus Over Syria, Iraq". U.S. News. 25 June 2019. "UK steps up aid for Northern Iraq". ...
ISBN 0-8028-4680-7. "Wing newspaper ( online magazine)". Retrieved 4 October 2010. Eaton, Samuel John Mills; Woods, Henry (1902 ... Anderson, Gerald H (1999). Biographical Dictionary of Christian Missions. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, ... he served with the American Presbyterian Mission. He was a fervent advocate of the missionary enterprise. He founded the Yi Wen ... 21833096 A Record of American Presbyterian Mission Work in Shantung Province, China, 1861-1913 : Author: Hunter Corbett Book- ...
"IAF GOODWILL MISSION TO INDONESIA" (PDF). pibarchive.nic.in. 26 November 1954. "AIR MARSHAL ENGINEER NEW AIR CHIEF" (PDF). ... "PIB (Defence Wing)" (PDF). pibarchive.nic.in. 27 September 1948. Sapru, S. (2014). Combat lore : Indian Air Force 1930-1945. ... In December 1944, he was promoted to the acting rank of Wing Commander and took command of Air Force Station Kohat from Subroto ... In November 1954, he led the Air Force in a goodwill mission to Indonesia. Engineer was deputed to the Hindustan Aircraft ...
482nd Operations Group
In December 1953, the 435th Troop Carrier Wing at Miami was released from active duty and assumed the mission, personnel and ... In the early 1950s, there were six reserve pilot training wings with no mobilization mission. On 18 May 1955, they were ... In November the wing was inactivated and its troop carrier assets were transferred to the 445th Troop Carrier Wing. From August ... In addition to its combat mission of acting as Pathfinders, the group's mission was to continue the development of tactics and ...
567th Cyberspace Operations Group
while the operational elements of the inactivating 325th Fighter-Interceptor Wing transferred to the 4704th Defense Wing. The ... It was replaced in 1955 when ADC transferred its mission, equipment, and personnel to the 325th Fighter Group in a project that ... Cornett & Johnson, p. 85 Grant, p. 33 Kane, Robert B. (14 January 2011). "Factsheet 325 Mission Support Group (AETC)". Air ... 391-395 Kane, Robert B. (14 January 2011). "Factsheet 325 Fighter Wing (AETC)". Air Force Historical Research Agency. Archived ...
The Eternal Zero
"Japan's right wing: Mission accomplished?". The Economist. March 1, 2014. Retrieved June 3, 2014. "（楽屋ハナシ）百田尚樹×山崎貴 幸せって何だろう". 朝 ... On one side of the political spectrum, Japanese right-wing nationalists claimed the book was plagiarized and were indignant ... for consistently returning alive from missions, openly explaining "I don't want to die," the result of a promise made to his ... learn the details and unfolding of the promise between Miyabe and their living grandfather Kenichiro before the final mission. ...
7th Space Operations Squadron
The previous mission for 7th was to augment space operation squadrons of the 50th Space Wing, specifically the 1st Space ... Branum, SSG John (8 July 2006). "7th SOPS' mission takes new direction". 50th Space Wing Public Affairs. Archived from the ... No byline (31 March 2009). "Air Force Factsheet: 310th Space Wing". 302d Airlift Wing Public Affairs. Archived from the ... 1st Special Operations Wing, 1 July 1969 317th Special Operations Squadron, 31 May 1972 - 30 April 1974 302d Airlift Wing, 1 ...
57th Adversary Tactics Group
57th Wing, 15 Sep 2005 - 31 March 2020 64th Aggressor Squadron: 15 Sep 2005 - 31 March 2020 65th Aggressor Squadron: 15 Sep ... Heidi (3 April 2020). "57th OG, ATG merge functions, streamlines mission readiness". US Air Force. Retrieved 1 May 2020. Nellis ... The 57th Adversary Tactics Group (57 ATG) was the flying component of the 57th Wing, assigned to the United States Air Force ... priority test mission support and road shows that visit various units throughout the CAF. The group was merged with the 57th ...
Culver PQ-14 Cadet
Larger and faster than the PQ-8, the PQ-14 also had retractable landing gear and fuselage, wings and tail components made of ... "BGM-34B ATTACK & MULTI-MISSION RPV". AUVM. Retrieved 12 October 2020. "Airframe Dossier - Culver PQ-14B, c/r N5526A". Aerial ... Mormillo 2001, p. 6. Anderson, C. E. "Bud" (December 1981 - March 1982). "Caught by the Wing-tip". Air Enthusiast. No. 17. pp. ...
709th Airlift Squadron
"709th Airlift Squadron flies final C-5B mission". 512 Airlift Wing Public Affairs. Retrieved 20 January 2014. "709th Airlift ... 214-215 Knaack, p. 25 Cantwell, p. 87 "512th Airlift Wing". 512th Airlift Wing Public Affairs. August 2012. Archived from the ... 27 June 1949 512th Military Airlift Wing (later 512 Airlift Wing), 1 October 1973 512th Operations Group, 1 August 1992 - ... The original mission of the squadron was to be an Operational Training Unit. However, by the time the 447th Group reached full ...
388th Electronic Combat Squadron
Inactivated in 1959 when its parent 312th Tactical Fighter Wing was inactivated and replaced by the 27th Tactical Fighter Wing ... The squadron moved to Okinawa in mid-August and after the Atomic Bomb missions had been flown; remained on Okinawa until ... 366th Tactical Fighter Wing, 1 July 1977 - 30 September 1979 366th Tactical Fighter Wing, 1 July 1981 - 15 December 1982 366th ... 1 October 1954 312th Fighter-Bomber Wing (later 312th Tactical Fighter Wing), 8 October 1957 - 18 February 1959 (attached to ...
Afghan National Army
"ANA Commissions Special Mission Wing". Us Department of Defense. Retrieved 14 December 2012. Commandos are a specialized light ... ANASOC now has an attached Air Force Special Mission Wing which was inaugurated in July 2012. With the December 2017 approval ... Each infantry kandak is assigned a specific area for which it is responsible; the kandak's mission is to secure its area from ... NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan, 'Information Paper: Ministry of Defense: A Year in Review,' 23 January 2011. Tim Mahon. ...
534th Training Squadron
The squadron flew its last mission on 26 April 1945 and the majority of the unit's aircraft departed the theater on 24 May 1945 ... Knaack, p. 25 "Vandenberg AFB Fact Sheets: 381st Training Group". 30th Space Wing Public Affairs. 8 November 2006. Archived ... The squadron entered the strategic bombing campaign against Germany, when it flew its first mission on 21 June, a diversionary ... 53, 63 Freeman, p. 75 See Maurer, Combat Squadrons, p. 641 (no aircraft listed for unit during this time). "Abstract, Mission ...
Westover Air Reserve Base
439th Airlift Wing: 439th Operations Group 337th Airlift Squadron 439th Maintenance Group 439th Mission Support Group Civil Air ... later 499th Air Refueling Wing, to operate from the base. The 99th Bombardment Wing arrived in 1956. In case of nuclear war, an ... The host unit is the 439th Airlift Wing (439 AW) of the Fourth Air Force (4 AF), Air Force Reserve Command. Outside of the AFRC ... The exception to this decision is the 103rd Airlift Wing, which will remain at Bradley. A $32 million building project is ...
... and perform other mission objectives. Other modifications considered included the addition of wings or a parasail to the ... The first was use of the existing docking system used on Gemini-Agena missions. This would have allowed the mission to be ... This would have first seen cooperative missions between NASA and the US Air Force, with two missions flying with crews composed ... but performing missions for NASA. After these flights, the US Air Force would have flown a number of missions of its own. ...
960th Cyberspace Operations Group
Clark, Bradley (16 February 2017). "New Squadron, New Commander, New Mission, needing New Airmen". 908th Airlift Wing Public ... The 960th is the largest group compared to related reserve Wings. The group is composed of four network squadrons and multiple ... Roberston, Patsy (4 December 2009). "Factsheet 67 Network Warfare Wing (AFSPC)". Air Force Historical Research Agency. Archived ...
123rd Contingency Response Group
The unit provided air operations, command and control, and logistics support for US and coalition fixed wing and rotary wing ... The primary mission of the 123rd CRG is to provide rapidly deployable forces to the United States Air Force to open forward ... The 123rd CRG is a subunit of the 123rd Airlift Wing, Kentucky Air National Guard. The CRG has two squadrons, the 123rd Global ... The 123rd Contingency Response Group (CRG) is a unit of the 123rd Airlift Wing, Kentucky Air National Guard. Officially formed ...
List of United States Air Force aircraft maintenance squadrons
"100th Air Refueling Wing". RAF Mildenhall. October 28, 2019. "192nd Maintenance Group". 192nd Wing. October 27, 2019. "Mission ... "507th Air Refueling Wing". 507th Air Refueling Wing. October 29, 2019. "509th Maintenance Group". Whiteman Air Force Base. ... "Units". 908th Airlift Wing. October 27, 2019. "Units". 916th Air Refueling Wing. October 29, 2019. "Refuel to remember: Team ... "388th Fighter Wing". 388th Fighter Wing. October 28, 2019. "Units". Creech Air Force Base. October 28, 2019. "433rd Maintenance ...
Al-Taqaddum Air Base
3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, who was killed in action July 28, 2004. Greene was flying a mission in support of I Marine ... However, a consequential mission of the 800 soldier battalion was to guard the local Iraqi ammunition storage area that at one ... In 2004, the base name was changed to Camp Taqaddum to keep a more Iraqi face on the local military mission. "TQ" served as a ... "Marine Wing Support Squadron 373". USMC. March 3, 2019. "MWSS-374 Marines awarded Purple Heart in Iraq". USMC. March 3, 2019. " ...
An ILO mission in 2000 reported that "the number of assassinations, abductions, death threats and other violent assaults on ... Typically this is a left-wing, socialist, or social democratic party, but many exceptions exist, including some of the ... In Britain, the perceived left-leaning nature of trade unions has resulted in the formation of a reactionary right-wing trade ... and today it supports the right-wing Law and Justice party. ... formed of people who sympathized with right wing Tory policy ...
Bharat Prakashan (1955). Shri Guruji: The Man and His Mission, On the Occasion of His 51st Birthday. Delhi: Bharat Prakashan. ... Hindutva is championed by right-wing Hindu nationalist volunteer organisation Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), widely ... Suresh Ramabhai, Vinoba and his mission, Published by Akhil Bharat Sarv Seva Sangh, 1954 ...
"The Lost Mission of Captain Carranza: A Novel". Books.google.com. Retrieved 2016-07-30.. ... "Cloud extinguishes Flaming Wing of Airplane", Asbury Park Press, September 3 1927, Page 2 ...
Prince Andrew, Duke of York
He saw active service during the Falklands War, flying on multiple missions including anti-surface warfare, Exocet missile ... After being awarded his wings, he moved onto more advanced training on the Sea King helicopter, and conducted operational ... flying on missions that included anti-submarine warfare and anti-surface warfare, Exocet missile decoy, casualty evacuation, ...
Unisex public toilet
In Germany, a member of the German right-wing party Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) regards the unisex toilet as a danger for ... under a mission of providing relief for other vulnerable groups.:289-90 The same applies to theories that ignore the ... In 2017 The Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation sent out guidelines to the Swachh Bharat Mission decreeing that ...
Everest (2015 film)
Madan Khatri Chhetri flies a high altitude mission to take Beck to hospital. Meanwhile, one of Scott's guides, Anatoli, finds ... Rob Hall, who popularized commercial Everest missions, leads Adventure Consultants; Scott Fischer is the chief guide for its ... Everest is the first major film since Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011) to receive IMAX only release for more than ...
Matador (Danish TV series)
She is a member of the Inner Mission (a Danish puritan movement), like Mads was. She heavily disapproves Mads's new lifestyle, ... Daniel returns to Korsbæk with an English wing commander named Jim Donaldson. Ellen flirts with the man, and Daniel becomes ... The local resistance group launch sabotage missions, and the pictures of dictators in Larsen's outhouse has him thrown in jail ...
I'm from the Roe v. Wade-litmus-test wing of the Democratic Party. I'm from the abolish-the-death-penalty wing of the ... "peace mission", but he declined, stating that he "could not negotiate on behalf of the administration." ... According to The Washington Post, Kucinich "was a rare left-wing voice attacking "the deep state" for undermining the president ... After being elected to Congress in 1996, Kucinich began to position himself on the far left wing. Based on his voting ...
492d Special Operations Wing
The 492d Special Operations Wing organizes, trains and equips forces to conduct special operations missions. It leads Major ... Ceased these missions on 16 September 1944 to transport fuel and other supplies to the US Third Army in France, whose advance ... It being too expensive to change out the wing tanks, the aircraft were flown to a depot area and the entire group was issued ... Ceased these missions on 18 March 1945 to engage in Carpetbagger operations over Germany and German-occupied territory, using B ...
The German Evangelical mission board sent him to serve at Bethel Evangelical Church in Detroit, Michigan. The congregation ... The committee mission was to assist Germans suffering from the policies of the Hitler regime. ...
It had two wings. On the right-wing, the Russian I Corps crossed the border and moved from Sarikamish toward the direction of ... Stange Bey's initial mission was to operate in the Chorok region. The unit was materially assisted by the rebellious Adjars of ... One wing of this offensive headed towards Lake Van to relieve the Armenian residents of Van. A brigade of Trans-Baikal Cossacks ... The mission of Stange Bey Detachment was to conduct highly visible operations to distract and pin down Russian units. ...
They also gained their first UK number one, again with Nelly, and "Flap Your Wings". ... According to its website, its mission is to "change the world one kid at a time by giving them the tools and resources to meet ...
The adult moths are 32 to 40 mm wing tip to wing tip, with a brown or gray forewing, and a white hind wing. There is slight ... "Anti caterpillar mission for 'sena' caterpillars". Ceylon Today. Retrieved 28 January 2019.. ...
Ellis Island Immigrant Hospital
1 is shaped like an inverted "C" with two 2.5-story rectangular wings facing southward; the wings contain two-story-tall ... Their mission was to evaluate the state of the facilities, to assess current immigration policy and to recommend actions to ... It has a square north wing with boiler, coal, and pump rooms, as well as a rectangular south wing with laundry and disinfection ... Their wartime mission was to treat wounded soldiers returning from Europe. The hospital was used to near capacity and ...
412th Test Wing
Approximately 1500 Test Wing Desert Warriors directly support the test and evaluation mission of the Air Force Test Center and ... 6510th Test Wing emblem. The 412th Test Wing (412 TW) is a wing of the United States Air Force, assigned to the Air Force Test ... The 6510th assumed the flying mission of the Air Force Flight Test Center, which was established in June 1951. The new wing had ... Major units within the wing include the 412th Mission Support and the 412th Medical Groups, as well the 412th Civil Engineer/ ...
Embassy of the United States, Berlin
E. Allan Lightner (head of U.S. Mission Berlin 1959-1963). *Harry J. Gilmore (last head of U.S. Mission Berlin, became the ... One of these had one portion of one its wings serve as the U.S. State Department's Consular functions. Unique to Berlin at that ... Mission to East Germany), and the Clay building in the Zehlendorf district of the former West Berlin (U.S. Mission Berlin). In ... The Embassy of the United States of America in Berlin is the diplomatic mission of the United States of America in the Federal ...
肥胖症 - 维基百科，自由的百科全书
ISAA Mission Statement. International Size Acceptance Association. [2009-02-17]. （原始内容存档于2009-02-25）.. ... Shick SM, Wing RR, Klem ML, McGuire MT, Hill JO, Seagle H. Persons successful at long-term weight loss and maintenance continue ... Wing RR, Phelan S. Long-term weight loss maintenance. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Review). 2005, 82 (1 Suppl): ... Tate DF, Jeffery RW, Sherwood NE, Wing RR. Long-term weight losses associated with prescription of higher physical activity ...
MEMS magnetic field sensor
In Science Closure and Enabling Technologies for Constellation Class Missions; Angelopoulos, V., Panetta, P.V., Eds.; ... fuselage and wing structures, or high pressure oil or gas pipelines. When a magnet (generally an electromagnet creating a ...
United States Cyber Command
Mission statement. According to the US Department of Defense (DoD), USCYBERCOM "plans, coordinates, integrates, ... 67th Cyberspace Wing. *688th Cyberspace Wing. *624th Operations Center. *5th Combat Communications Group ... Thirteen National Mission Teams to defend against broad cyberattacks. *Sixty-eight Cyber Protection Teams to defend priority ... "All Cyber Mission Force Teams Achieve Initial Operating Capability". United States Cyber Command, United States Department of ...
Edward I of England
On his diplomatic mission in 1286, Edward had paid homage to the new king, Philip IV, but in 1294 Philip declared Gascony ... Edward, commanding the right wing, performed well, and soon defeated the London contingent of Montfort's forces. Unwisely, ... Further information: Rabban Bar Sauma, Franco-Mongol alliance, and Europeans in Medieval China § Diplomatic missions to Europe ...
... and at Epiphanytide for Foreign Missions, a certain amount of interest in the great question of missions has been created.. ... Epiphany in Poland also signals the beginning of zapusty or carnival time, when pączki (doughnuts) and chrust (Angel wings) are ... mission when he was baptized in the Jordan by John the Forerunner, also known as "John the Baptist". On the occasion, Lebanese ...
Politics of Japan
Left-wing organizations, such as the Japan Socialist Party and the Japanese Communist Party, quickly reestablished themselves, ... On 11 January 2008, Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda forced a bill allowing ships to continue a refueling mission in the Indian ...
Jewish insurgency in Mandatory Palestine
But the Irgun and Lehi, two small, dissident militias of the right-wing Revisionist movement, launched a rebellion against ... During this period, the Royal Air Force began mounting almost daily reconnaissance missions over Israel and the Sinai, with RAF ... The bombing destroyed much of the southern wing of the hotel, which housed the government secretariat and military headquarters ...
As the right wing extended over the black sand beach, the heat rising from the beach lifted that wing, turning the aircraft ... and the MIT Monarch and Monarch-B missions. ... Dorsey, Gary (1990). The Fullness of Wings: The Making Of A New ... The wing sections never existed on paper, either as lists of numbers or as drawings. The information came out of the design ... Wing skin was Mylar plastic of approximately 0.3 mil (8 μm) thickness. The bottom portion of the fuselage and majority of the ...
Barney and Betty Hill
Red lights on what appeared to be bat-wing fins began to telescope out of the sides of the craft, and a long structure ... In the early 1990s the European Hipparcos ("high precision parallax collecting satellite") mission, which measured the ...
Healthcare in Cuba
Mission Barrio Adentro. References. *^ a b Harvard Public Health Review/Summer 2002 Archived 2012-05-30 at Archive.today ... hard currency payments by foreigners have financed the construction of a new bathroom in the splenic surgery wing; anecdotal ... Cuban doctors play a primary role in the Mission Barrio Adentro (Spanish: "Mission Into the Neighborhood") social welfare ... Cuba's missions in 68 countries are manned by 25,000 Cuban doctors. Medical teams have worked in crisis such as the South Asian ...
United States Department of State
In 2011, the Air Wing was operating more than 230 aircraft around the world, the main missions still being counter narcotics ... Department of State Air Wing. Logo of the "Air Wing" of The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs ... The separate Air Wing was established in 1986 as use of aviation assets grew in the war on drugs. ... Following the September 11 attacks and the subsequent War on Terror, the Air Wing went on to expand its operations from mainly ...
Order of the Rising Sun
"Mission Inn Hands on History, Frank A. Miller Order of the Rising Sun". Archived from the original on 28 August 2010.. ... 18th Wing commander presented Order of the Rising Sun Archived 8 December 2015 at the Wayback Machine, Retrieved 21 August 2013 ... Honor awarded December 6, 1964: LeMay, Curtis E. (1965). Mission with LeMay: My story, p. 466. ...
... leaving the crews to fly their missions with no hope of return, perhaps as a kamikaze mission. ... From there they could be quickly slid forward on ramps and attached to the plane's wings. A third set of pontoons and ... On 17 August they would launch their six Seirans before daybreak on a kamikaze mission against the American carriers. The ... The torpedoes were fired without arming and the aircraft were launched without unfolding the wings and stabilizers. When I-400 ...
The mission is to train and conduct standards-based combat skills training of all non-infantry Marines in order to ensure that ... Basic training for airmen of the Sri Lanka Air Force is handled by the Training Wing of the SLAF Diyatalawa. This is followed ... Due to its extremely unusual, diverse and difficult mission, the U.S. Coast Guard is the most selective in recruiting and ... Due to the Coast Guard's unique mission set - including CONUS and OCONUS defense operations, search and rescue and maritime law ...
Old Wing Mission - Wikipedia
Old Wing Mission (also known as Old Wing Inn) is a historic building at 5298 147th Ave. in Holland, Michigan. It is the oldest ... "Hollands Old Wing Mission Up for Sale", Holland Sentinel Robert P. Swierenga; William Van Appledorn, eds. (2008), Old Wing ... The Old Wing Mission is a 1-1/2 story end-gable Greek Revival structure, with single-story additions on three sides. The ... The house was eventually used as a bed and breakfast, known as the Old Wing Inn. The mission building was added to the National ...
Mission Township, Crow Wing County, Minnesota - Wikipedia
419TH RESERVE WING'S MEDICAL UNIT MAKES WAR ON DISEASE DURING HONDURAS MISSION | Deseret News
Thirty members of the wings medical unit were sent to Palmerola Air Base in Honduras in February to provide medical support to ... Members of the 419th Reserve Tactical Fighter Wing from Hill Air Force Base used medical skills as weapons in a battle against ... 419TH RESERVE WINGS MEDICAL UNIT MAKES WAR ON DISEASE DURING HONDURAS MISSION. ... Members of the 419th Reserve Tactical Fighter Wing from Hill Air Force Base used medical skills as weapons in a battle against ...
Pandemic clips Ohio Wildlife Center's wings, but not its mission - News - ThisWeek Community News - Lewis Center, OH
Arrow-Copter for Mission from Madison, WI to NYC - Rotary Wing Forum
Mayo Clinic Surgical Care Assistant Job in Red Wing, MN
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- The 412th Test Wing plans, conducts, analyzes, and reports on all flight and ground testing of aircraft, weapons systems, software and components as well as modeling and simulation for the USAF. (wikipedia.org)
- As DT&E is accomplished, aircraft systems transition to Initial Operational Test and Evaluation, or IOT&E where the aircraft are evaluated for combat effectiveness and suitability for an intended mission. (wikipedia.org)
- We are pleased specifically that you prevailed upon the Pentagon to withdraw its request for multiple fixed wing aircraft such as the CV-22 Osprey and the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) as part of the FY 2007 Emergency Supplemental Request for the Global War on Terror (GWOT). (pogo.org)
- Westover is home to the 439 Airlift Wing operating and maintaining 16 C-5A Galaxy Aircraft, representing five percent of United States airlift capabilities. (globalsecurity.org)
- From that time until October, 1987 the 439th Tactical Airlift Wing operated C-130 Hercules and C-123 Provider aircraft. (globalsecurity.org)
- South Sudan has few roads across its vast swampy plains, meaning aid and mission groups depend on MAF's aircraft to reach people suffering through hunger, conflict and isolation. (maf-uk.org)
- At the Aerospace Testing Expo 2008 in Munich, 15 - 17 April, scientists of the Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF will present a self-made mock-up of an 'intelligent' wing for a future Very Light Aircraft that may be able to monitor fatigue relevant strains during operation. (innovations-report.com)
- In the future, sensor systems could assist the operators in monitoring, for example, aircraft wings. (innovations-report.com)
- Hang gliders are unpowered wings that can be launched from hills or winches, or launched by being towed aloft behind a microlight aircraft. (bhpa.co.uk)
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- Mission Township is a township in Crow Wing County, Minnesota, United States. (wikipedia.org)
- 1857-- Crow Wing County was created 23 May 1857 from Ramsey County. (familysearch.org)
- For a brief history of how Crow Wing County was named, click here , then select Crow Wing County. (familysearch.org)
- Local histories are available for Crow Wing County, Minnesota Genealogy. (familysearch.org)
- Civil War veteran burials in Crow Wing County. (familysearch.org)
- Service men in Crow Wing County, Minnesota Genealogy served in various regiments. (familysearch.org)
- Do a Crow Wing County, Minnesota Genealogy Place-name search for these and other records in the FamilySearch Catalog (For instructions see, FamilySearch Catalog Place-name Search ). (familysearch.org)
- The 2016 presidential race, however, has proved that most of us have been as prone to bias as the left wing always has been, thanks to Donald Trump. (jewishworldreview.com)
- When we first started Race for the Cure back in 2001, our mission was to put an end to breast cancer. (crowdrise.com)
- Founded in 2001, Free Wheelchair Mission is a faith-based nonprofit dedicated to providing wheelchairs to individuals with physical challenges in the developing world. (charitynavigator.org)
- U.S. Air Force Airmen prepare to offload a weapon-loading jammer from a 109th Airlift Wing LC-130 Hercules Sept. 3, 2020, during an exercise at. (dvidshub.net)
- Larry Hansen sharing on 'Preparation for Missions: At Home & on the Field' at the 2020 Calvary Chapel Global Missions Conference. (calvarychapel.com)
- By building a robotic bat wing, Brown researchers have uncovered flight secrets of real bats: the function of ligaments, the elasticity of skin, the structural support of musculature, skeletal flexibility, upstroke, downstroke. (innovations-report.com)
- Researchers at Brown University have developed a robotic bat wing that is providing valuable new information about dynamics of flapping flight in real bats. (innovations-report.com)
- A robotic bat wing lets researchers measure forces, joint movements, and flight parameters - and learn more about how the real thing operates in nature. (innovations-report.com)
- By measuring the power output of the three servo motors that control the robot's seven movable joints, researchers can evaluate the energy required to execute wing movements. (innovations-report.com)
- However, when researchers applied mathematical modelling to these prehistoric creatures, they found that they were nowhere near capable of propelling themselves through the air like birds, and instead would've used their small wings only to glide. (ctvnews.ca)
- Researchers scanned fossils of Yi and Ambopteryx with lasers to pick out where the soft tissue would fall on their wings, details that couldn't be seen under regular light. (ctvnews.ca)
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- Our mission is to find a cure for spinal cord injury. (wingsforlife.com)
- Today, in a powerful statement for the progression of spinal cord injury research, the Wings for Life Spinal Cord Research Foundation and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation announced they have joined forces to expand Dr. Harkema's groundbreaking work. (eurekalert.org)
- Dr. Harkema's study is a unique example based on solid science, culminating over the last 30 years into a frontrunner study, aiming to make a difference for patients with spinal cord injury," said Wings for Life scientific director Jan Schwab. (eurekalert.org)
- NEW HAVEN, Conn., Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Wings for Life foundation has made a significant commitment to ReNetX Bio, a New-Haven, Conn. based biotech startup that is advancing a cutting-edge therapy for chronic spinal cord injury to clinical trial. (globenewswire.com)
- Our mission is to find a cure for spinal cord injury," says Jane Hsieh, Executive Director of the Wings for Life Accelerated Translational Program. (globenewswire.com)
- The office is responsible for deployment medicine, force health protection, medical readiness, international health agreements, deployment related health policy, theater information systems, humanitarian and health missions, and national disaster support. (health.mil)
- Col. John O. Howard, commander of the 375th Air Mobility Wing at Scott Air Force Base, was relieved of command Monday. (military.com)
- Select 192nd Wing members discuss priorities and concerns with Col. Catherine Jumper, 192nd Wing vice commander, during "Commander's Coffee" April. (dvidshub.net)
- It's been an awesome mission, you guys did a great job," station commander Jeffrey Williams told the shuttle crew. (spaceflightnow.com)
- 2. Create a Wing Commander FPS using Doom 2 - Why Doom 2? (wcnews.com)
- 4. A 'Pen & Paper' Wing Commander RPG or Tabletop Wargame - Another silly hobby of mine. (wcnews.com)
- I would love to play a wing commander mod for doom 2, it would be awesome playin as a marine, maybe recreate part of the Battle of Repleetah (maybe that final push at the end or somethin) or landin on the Hakaga's at the Battle of Earth, it could be good! (wcnews.com)
- Wings of African swallowtail butterflies have brilliant colors thanks to a combination of nanoscale structures and pigments. (asknature.org)
- Only in this case the structures are made of natural cuticle material in the scales in the wing. (asknature.org)
- We propose a biophysical model of the interactions between bacterial cells and cicada wing surface structures, and show that mechanical properties, in particular cell rigidity, are key factors in determining bacterial resistance/sensitivity to the bactericidal nature of the wing surface. (asknature.org)
- Christian mission is unavoidably located within matrices of power structures: religion, culture, colonial power, economic and gender. (ocms.ac.uk)
- Destroy 50 protoss structures in "The Dig" mission on hard difficulty. (ign.com)
- Complete "The Moebius Factor" mission before Kerrigan destroys 6 abandoned structures on hard difficulty. (ign.com)
- Kill 75 enemy units or structures with cloaked banshees in the "Supernova" mission on hard difficulty. (ign.com)
- Many modern creatures can glide, but only pterosaurs, bats and birds developed the structures necessary to fly by flapping their wings. (ctvnews.ca)
- It seems that the wings turn into wormhole-like structures. (wnd.com)
- The robot, which mimics the wing shape and motion of the lesser dog-faced fruit bat, is designed to flap while attached to a force transducer in a wind tunnel. (innovations-report.com)
- Testing with the robot wing shows that folding is all about lift. (innovations-report.com)
- By running trials with and without wing folding, the robot showed that folding the wing on the upstroke dramatically decreases that negative lift, increasing net lift by 50 percent. (innovations-report.com)
- The robot doesn't quite match the complexity of a real bat's wing, which has 25 joints and 34 degrees of freedom. (innovations-report.com)
- For the first time, engineers have created a winged robot - dubbed the 'RoboFly' - capable of lifting itself into the air wirelessly. (theiet.org)
- Previously, Fuller and his colleagues worked on RoboBee, an insect-inspired robot capable of flying while tethered to a power source, as well as diving and swimming underwater using its wings. (theiet.org)
- Among its small number of vital components is a microcontroller, which gives the robot control over its movement, which is inspired by that of real winged insects. (theiet.org)
- Our sister restaurant, Mission Dupont Circle, has been serving strong margaritas and tasty tacos since 2014. (opentable.com)
- Known for our spacious patio, daily happy hour, weekend brunch and multiple private event spaces, Mission is a restaurant and bar located in Dupont Circle steps from the Metro station. (opentable.com)
- Although the wings, in the doctor's estimation, would not be capable of generating the lift needed to get a person off the ground, they might nonetheless serve "as cosmetic features simulating, for example, the nonfunctional wings of flightless birds. (roughtype.com)
- We have always envied birds their wings. (roughtype.com)
- Bats and some birds fold their wings back during the upstroke. (innovations-report.com)
- The US Navy is expected to acquire a total of 237 of the MH-60S helicopters, to carry out missions such as vertical replenishment, combat search and rescue, special warfare support and airborne mine countermeasures. (naval-technology.com)
- In the ninth century, the celebrated Andalusian inventor Abbas ibn Firnas fashioned a pair of wings out of wood and silk, attached them to his back, covered the rest of his body in feathers, and jumped from a promontory. (roughtype.com)
- The 412th Test Wing (412 TW) is a wing of the United States Air Force , assigned to the Air Force Test Center at Edwards Air Force Base , California. (wikipedia.org)
- The 5th annual Wings of Hope for Melanoma San Francisco gala will be held on Thursday, May 16th at the historic Bentley Reserve in San Francisco, California. (melanoma.org)
- In the United States, the mission is managed for NASA's Office of Space Science by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena, California. (nasa.gov)
- All three previous OTV missions have come down to Earth at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, but that may change for OTV-4's landing, whenever it occurs. (space.com)
- Alibaruho started his NASA career as a space station life support systems officer and he said Endeavour's mission "represents the completion of a system that I was working on for a good 10 years before I became a flight director. (spaceflightnow.com)
- Whoever eats the most wings will win $100. (alz.org)
- Major units within the wing include the 412th Mission Support and the 412th Medical Groups, as well the 412th Civil Engineer/Transportation Directorate, 412th Security Forces Squadron and the Services and Comptroller Divisions. (wikipedia.org)
- The units also operated and launched jets from alternate locations and ran operations out of a secure deployable facility that houses mission planning, debrief, intelligence, and the Autonomic Logistics Information System, or ALIS, a program designed to help with operations, maintenance and planning. (af.mil)
- Kill 20 enemy units with the laser drill in "The Dig" mission on normal difficulty. (ign.com)
- Significantly, the Marine Corps has not been receptive to any suggestion that the severity of the foreseeable environment will necessitate dedicating units for the mission. (globalsecurity.org)
- Limitations on time and training opportunities indicate that the soundest approach would be to limit the number of units assigned that mission to allow a broader experience base to develop: This has not been the case for one of the two divisions providing units. (globalsecurity.org)
- Members of the CTF formulate the test program, develop the criteria for flight test missions, execute flight test missions, analyze data from the test flights and report on the results. (wikipedia.org)
- While criticizing State Department management in Washington along with the local militia force and contract guards that the mission depended on for protection, the report said U.S. personnel on the ground in Benghazi "performed with courage and readiness to risk their lives to protect their colleagues in a near-impossible situation. (military.com)
- Evidently, changes in mission readiness and requirements have driven the trend towards interoperability and integration. (smi-online.co.uk)
- Peacetime mission includes recruiting, training and supervision of personnel to ensure mission readiness. (globalsecurity.org)
- Drawing on evolutionary and anatomical evidence, he laid out a workable method for using the techniques of modern reconstructive surgery, including bone fusing and skin and muscle grafting, to "fabricate human wings from human arms. (roughtype.com)
- At last green-winged pigeons are back in the Wildwatch garden. (missionbeachcassowaries.com)
- WELCOME BACK: A green-winged pigeon searches for food in the Wildwatch garden. (missionbeachcassowaries.com)
- Part of why the model is useful is that it distills bat flapping down to five fundamental parameters: flapping frequency, flapping amplitude, the angle of the flap relative to the ground, the amount of time used for the downstroke, and the extent to which the wings can fold back. (innovations-report.com)
- During the routine mission, the KC-135 cruises back and forth along the New York shore of Lake Ontario, climbing and descending to create a freefall condition to simulate microgravity. (historycommons.org)
- Wings for Life USA - Spinal Cord Research Foundation Inc. (wingsforlife.com)
- Wings for Life is a not-for-profit spinal cord research foundation. (wingsforlife.com)
- Wings for Life is dependent on donations from individuals and companies. (wingsforlife.com)
- The Wings for Life World Run was a big success. (wingsforlife.com)
- The #AirForce Life Cycle Management Center team is working to acquire next generation fixed-wing helmet. (af.mil)
- Life reconstruction of the bat-winged scansoriopterygid dinosaur Ambopteryx in a glide. (ctvnews.ca)
- A special group of eight patients will be funded with a significant part of the proceeds from the inaugural Wings for Life World Run, held in 2014. (eurekalert.org)
- Wings for Life and the Reeve Foundation share the same philosophy when it comes to research, and we certainly share the same mission. (eurekalert.org)
- However, much work is still left to be done: "The Wings for Life Foundation and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation joining forces is incredible and it means that we can move this forward at a much faster pace," said Dr. Susan Harkema, University of Louisville professor. (eurekalert.org)
- I'd like to thank all the participants and runners of the Wings for Life World Run and encourage people to join again on May 3, 2015. (eurekalert.org)
- Since 2004, Wings for Life funds life-changing research projects and clinical trials around the globe. (eurekalert.org)
- The $4.1 million raised through the inaugural Wings for Life World Run and all future entry fees and sponsorship of this global running event will help work towards that ultimate goal. (eurekalert.org)
- The 2015 Wings for Life World Run will be held on May 3, (11am UTC) in 35 locations around the world simultaneously. (eurekalert.org)
- Any successful therapeutic to date that's been neuro-regenerative has been used in the acute situation," says Armin Curt, MD, PhD, Clinical Director at Wings for Life. (globenewswire.com)
- The Wings for Life foundation was founded by motocross world champion Heinz Kinigadner with Red Bull founder Dietrich Mateschitz after a tragic accident which left Kinigadner's son Hannes tetraplegic. (globenewswire.com)
- Wings for Life has been an incredible partner," says ReNetX CEO Erika R. Smith. (globenewswire.com)
- For the second time in as many days, the right-wing majority of the U.S. Supreme Court issued a middle-of-the-night approval for the Trump administration's resumption of federal executions, clearing the way for the government to kill Wesley Ira Purkey early Thursday morning despite arguments from his attorneys that due to his dementia he does not understand why he is being put to death. (commondreams.org)
- Because every time we baste the wings, a minor warm front of smoke blows out of the oven and across the kitchen, up the Pacific Coast, then eastward across Utah. (courant.com)
- The U.S. Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane has now spent 600 days in Earth orbit on the vessel's latest mission, and is nearing a program record for longest time spent in space. (space.com)
- Designated crews were awakened by the assistant operations officer, stumbling through the dark barracks with torch in hand, and on this Monday morning it was a little earlier than usual-3:30 A.M. This early wake-up time always meant an especially long mission. (americanheritage.com)
- Wings over Everest," a new action adventure film from veteran producer Terence Chang and "Wolf Warrior 2" producer Lu Jianmin, is poised to join the burgeoning Chinese sub-genre of rescue movies. (variety.com)
- We had always been very interested in mission work around the world, so Steve's response was not too shocking to me. (cmalliance.org)
- There is obviously no sexism in the green-winged pigeons' world. (missionbeachcassowaries.com)
- PeerJ 's mission is to help the world efficiently publish its knowledge. (eurekalert.org)
- The wing converted to C-5s in 1987 and the unit eventually became designated as the 439th Airlift Wing. (globalsecurity.org)
- The new parrot ( Amazona gomezgarzai ), referred to as the Blue-winged Amazon because of its primarily blue covert feathers, is characterized by its unique green crown that contrast to blue in other Amazon parrots. (eurekalert.org)
- The F-35A is a single-seat, single engine, fifth generation, multirole fighter that's able to perform ground attack, reconnaissance and air defense missions with stealth capability. (af.mil)
- Designated as the Navy's primary research capability in the areas of psychiatry and neurology, NMPRU's mission, defined by the Secretary of the Navy, was to conduct research in the area of neuropsychiatry as it applies to the naval service. (navy.mil)
- Leaders within global church and mission movements are challenged to respond to effects of globalization and other factors upon the mission of God. (ocms.ac.uk)
- When I was awakened on March 6, 1944, my movements were automatic and detached, a pattern developed from previous missions. (americanheritage.com)
- The nanopattern on the surface of Clanger cicada (Psaltoda claripennis) wings represents the first example of a new class of biomaterials that can kill bacteria on contact based solely on their physical surface structure. (asknature.org)
- Here's the deal: sure this wing is crisp-enough moisture has been driven away from the skin and its proteins have set-up hard enough that a crackly shell has formed. (seriouseats.com)
- It didn't take long for the right wing to find Drudge and use his site as a dumping ground for 'news' driven by a political agenda. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
- Once expensive white breast meat is now routinely hacked up and sold as "boneless wings" simply to satisfy our craving for the deep-fried flavor bombs. (seriouseats.com)
- Mission Township was named from the Indian mission it once contained. (wikipedia.org)
- Branson also described Thursday's test - the second powered flight for SpaceShipTwo, which did its first in April - as "the highest commercial winged vehicle [flight] in history. (universetoday.com)
- The Drudge Report is by far the premier transmission vehicle for right-wing media. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
- The robotic X-37B lifted off atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on May 20, 2015, kicking off the program's fourth space mission (which is known as Orbital Test Vehicle-4, or OTV-4). (space.com)
- The current OTV-4 mission is the second flight of the second X-37B vehicle built for the Air Force by Boeing. (space.com)
- The vehicle launched on the first X-37B mission on April 22, 2010. (space.com)
- 40860 (NOTS) fired rocket exploded on starboard wing and crashed into Salton Sea, CA Jun 20 1944. (joebaugher.com)
- If you take the word of the National Chicken Council , we'll be digging into 1.25 billion wing portions over Super Bowl Sunday alone. (seriouseats.com)
- Heck, we eat so many of them that if Perdue could figure out how to breed a six-winged chicken, it would. (seriouseats.com)
- We've already seen that even within one batch of chicken wings, the amount of bubbling you get can vary. (seriouseats.com)
- How is a chicken wing like a loaf of bread? (seriouseats.com)
- One of them, writing on a popular transhumanist blog, suggested that it might soon be possible to craft working human wings by combining surgical techniques with synthetic muscles and genetic modifications. (roughtype.com)
- In order to flap their wings with enough force to support their own body, the dinosaurs would've needed strong pectoral muscles, which were absent. (ctvnews.ca)
- The microcontroller acts like a real fly's brain, telling wing muscles when to fire," said co-author Vikram Iver, a PhD student in electrical engineering. (theiet.org)
- Locate all the moebius survivors in the "The Moebius Factor" mission on normal difficulty. (ign.com)
- Moreover, we find out more about the US Government's massive cross-departmental project researching new breakthroughs in the diagnosis and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury and ask how the US Marine Corps is re-focusing on its core mission and preparing for new roles post-Afghanistan. (naval-technology.com)
- With operations in Afghanistan drawing down, the US Marine Corps is once again concentrating on its core mission as a sea-based expeditionary force. (naval-technology.com)
- The paper will begin with a historical overview of the public pressures that may have been felt by the Marine Corps to seek new missions following the experience in Vietnam. (globalsecurity.org)
- Subsequent sections address three areas in which the Marine Corps has been tasked with missions requiring a higher degree of expertise than should be expected of a general purpose force. (globalsecurity.org)
- Major D. Maltese Marine Corps Gazette, 1985 Traditionally, the United States Marine Corps has been regarded as a light, general purpose force whose primary mission, as stated in the National Security Act of 1947 and amended in 1952, was (and still is) the "seizure or defense of advanced naval bases and the conduct of such land operations as may be essential to the prosecution of a naval campaign. (globalsecurity.org)
- He is able to filter and then link to 'news' from outlets such as the Washington Times, the New York Post, The Weekly Standard, British tabloids, right-wing columnists, book authors, and far more obscure right-wing Web sites and to project this 'news' and its authors onto talk radio and across all cable channels-thereby providing the organized Right with a priceless national and even international platform for its propaganda. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
- Murdoch was the personal embodiment of the right-wing libertarian philosophy espoused by Edith Efron in The News Twisters. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
- The wing oversees base day-to-day operations and provides support for over 10,000 military, federal civilian and contract personnel assigned to a 470 square mile installation. (wikipedia.org)
- Approximately 1500 Test Wing Desert Warriors directly support the test and evaluation mission of the Air Force Test Center and the 412th Test Wing. (wikipedia.org)
- The helicopter was redesignated MH-60S as a result of an expansion in mission requirements to include a range of additional combat support capabilities. (naval-technology.com)
- Today, we continue to walk in support of that same mission. (crowdrise.com)
- Many people walk for loved ones and friends, Eagan's Wings is a support group and team for Kathy Eagan. (crowdrise.com)
- Members of the 419th Reserve Tactical Fighter Wing from Hill Air Force Base used medical skills as weapons in a battle against sickness and disease during a recent training exercise in Honduras. (deseretnews.com)
- It is also the host wing for Edwards Air Force Base , Calif. - the 2nd largest base in the Air Force. (wikipedia.org)
- Such test-bedding of equipment is one of the main purposes of OTV missions, along with the development of reusable-spacecraft technologies, Air Force officials have said. (space.com)
- When viewed together, these three missions would seem to justify the earmarking of forces to the indicated roles. (globalsecurity.org)
- Regardless of power source, electrical propulsion is not powerful enough to sustain long missions with the payload class required by tactical users, IAI sources indicated. (defense-update.com)
- Thousands of people worked to build and launch Cassini and carry it through its long mission from 1997 to present. (nasa.gov)
- Whether you believe the apocryphal (or at least wildly inaccurate) account of their creation as an impromptu late-night snack at the Anchor Bar in Buffalo New York, or the equally apocryphal story Calvin Trillin tells of a John Young and his "wings in mambo sauce," there's one thing that we can all believe: you will be eating Buffalo wings this coming Sunday. (seriouseats.com)
- A powered hang glider consists of a light weight motor driving a propeller that is fitted to a specially designed hang glider harness, in which the pilot is suspended under a hang gliding wing. (bhpa.co.uk)
- Solely under the wing of a woman so proud. (angelfire.com)
- You can actually see a humanoid moving," the narrator says, "what appears to be some type of wings or something that makes - I don't know what it is. (wnd.com)
- As she slowed down the speed of the video, she noted, "You can see a humanoid surrounded by some type of wings and energy that is protecting it. (wnd.com)
- Our findings demonstrate the potential benefits of incorporating cicada wing nanopatterns into the design of antibacterial nanomaterials. (asknature.org)
- WASHINGTON -- The leaders of an independent panel that blamed systematic State Department management and leadership failures for gross security lapses in the deadly Sept. 11 attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Libya will explain their findings to Congress on Wednesday. (military.com)
- TORONTO -- A new study investigating the flight capabilities of two tiny dinosaurs with thin, bat-like wings is shedding light on the evolution of avian flight itself -- an evolution that, it turns out, had a lot of dead ends and false starts along the way. (ctvnews.ca)
- SOFIA and other missions like MAVEN will hopefully shed some light on Mars' past and future atmospheres. (universetoday.com)
- And then suddenly, after it disappears, we see a man in lower right quadrant of video who is walking by, who has suddenly appeared in almost middle of frame,coming from nowhere, apparently unbaffled by appearance of huge winged light creature in front of his undisplayed path. (wnd.com)
- I will be paying for the wings - we just ask that if you want to eat, please donate $20 (of which, 100% will go to charity to fund research and find a cure for Alzheimer's). (alz.org)
- Flight Day 2 of Discovery's mission focused on heat shield inspections. (spaceflightnow.com)
- Mission Navy Yard can host private events accommodating from 15 people to 500+. (opentable.com)
- SOFIA is not the only mission with eyes on Mars' atmosphere. (universetoday.com)
- The Perfect Buffalo Wing shall be doused in a tasty sauce consisting of nothing but vinegary cayenne pepper sauce, butter, hopes, and dreams. (seriouseats.com)
- It is not only in the missionary movement largely emanating from the West that Christian mission is linked to stru. (ocms.ac.uk)
- Airmen who participated in the exercise ensured they are ready for mission tasking from Air Mobility Command or U.S. Transportation Command. (dvidshub.net)
- Our mission is "to transform lives through the gift of mobility to the physically disabled poor in developing countries as motivated by Jesus Christ. (charitynavigator.org)
- The depth and complexity of interconnected global issues facing church and mission leadership today cannot be ignored. (ocms.ac.uk)