Space Monkey The image foremost in the public imagination when it comes to the early days of space exploration is probably one of a chimp being helped into or out of a shiny silver nosecone. The chimp would, of course, be wearing a NASA jumpsuit of some kind and possibly one of those goldfish bowl helmets. However, the historical reality is of course somewhat different..
Preliminary statistics released in May by the FBI show that 51 law enforcement officers were feloniously killed in the line of duty in 2014. This is an increase of almost 89 percent when compared to the 27 officers killed in 2013. Since 2000, six Austin Police Department officers have been killed in the line of duty..
Have never received a penny from R. Kelly. We have never asked R. Social implication: This study conceptualises the community and the physical environment around where the construction project is executed as customers using lean production approach. It shows that the Transformation, Flow Value view supports smooth workflow which enhances the achievement of social value objectives. This creates a new insight into how social value can be realised in construction project delivery..
Just when I thought I was done criticizing Merck, new evidence surfaces that gives us another reason to discuss some of the outrageous behavior by this pharmaceutical company. The latest news concerns Merck’s attempts to suppress and discredit a study linking Vioxx with heart attacks. Daniel Solomon and Jerry Avorn of Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital, who explain that even though Merck funded and designed the study they were working on, once the study found negative results and was about to go to publication, Merck pulled their association from the study and then sought to discredited by insisting that a Merck employee remove her name from the study..
Drummer John Dittrich of Restless Heart is 68. Singer Janis Ian is 68. Actor Jackie Chan is 65. Keith: How upset do I feel when something that I planned to purchase for 10 dollars now cost 12 subjecting me to an unexpected loss of two dollars. How upset does that make me feel vs. How happy do I feel when something that I plan to buy for 10 dollars is now on sale for 8 dollars and subjecting me to an unexpected $2 gain?.
Maybe that’s what the Statesman’s Michael Barnes was referring to when he detected an underground gay vibe in Red River cornerstone Beerland. Owners Randall and Donya Stockton have done so much for live music in Austin: They not only opened a hole in the wall four years ago that catered to small crowd, punk rock shows knowing it was a far from prosperous venture, but they also fought tooth and nail against Austin’s citywide smoking ban, a potential coffin nail for many small clubs. The Stocktons neither of whom smoke spoke out for those who are in this business for the right reasons: The love of music.