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NASA Announces Cassini End-of-Mission Media Activities

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NASA's Cassini spacecraft is shown during its Sept. 15, 2017, plunge into Saturn's atmosphere in this artist's depiction. Cassini will use its thrusters to keep its antenna pointed at Earth for as long as possible while sending back unique data about Saturn's atmosphere. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA also will hold a media teleconference Tuesday, Aug. 29 to preview activities for Cassini during its final two weeks.   Launched in 1997, Cassini arrived in orbit around Saturn in 2004 on a mission to study the giant planet, its ring... Read More »

2017 Astronaut Candidates Available for Interviews Before Training

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The 2017 NASA astronaut class, from left, Zena Cardman, Jasmin Moghbeli, Jonny Kim, Frank Rubio, Matthew Dominick, Warren Hoburg, Robb Kulin, Kayla Barron, Bob Hines, Raja Chari, Loral O' Hara and Jessica Watkins. Credits: NASA/Robert Markowitz NASA Television will broadcast a conversation between the astronaut candidates and members of the Expedition 52 crew, who currently are working and living aboard the International Space Station, at 12:45 p.m. EDT Tuesday, followed immediately by the news conference.   A limited number of... Read More »

ADIDAS ANNOUNCES PRELIMINARY SECOND QUARTER RESULTS AND INCREASES 2017 FINANCIAL OUTLOOK

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STRONG TOP- AND BOTTOM-LINE PERFORMANCE IN Q2 Revenues from the company’s continuing operations increased 19% on a currency-neutral basis and 20% in euro terms to € 5.0 billion. The company’s operating profit increased 18% to € 505 million in the second quarter of 2017 (2016: € 429 million) despite the one-time gain of around € 70 million related to the early termination of the Chelsea FC sponsorship that was included in the prior year’s quarter. The operating profit improvement was driven by a higher gross margin as well as operating expense ... Read More »

The Coca-Cola Company Announces Timing of Second Quarter Earnings Release and Investor Conference Call; Announces Plans for November Investor Day

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The company also announced it will hold an Investor Day at its headquarters in Atlanta on Thursday, Nov.16, 2017. Presentations will be given by CEO James Quincey and other members of the company’s senior leadership team. In-person attendance for this event is by invitation only.  A more detailed agenda and dial-in information will be provided at a later date. The webcast and presentation materials for these events will be available at www.coca-colacompany.com/investors. A downloadable file will also be available within 24 hours after the ea... Read More »

NASA Astronaut Randy Bresnik Available for Interviews Before Space Station Mission

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Expedition 52 flight engineer Randy Bresnik of NASA demonstrates the width inside a Soyuz simulator, Thursday, July 6, 2017 at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (GCTC) in Star City, Russia. Credits: NASA/ Bill Ingalls The interviews will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website and will be preceded at 8:30 a.m. by a video feed of highlights from Bresnik’s mission training and previous spaceflight.   To participate in the interviews, media must contact Sarah Volkman at 281-483-9071 or sarah.e.volkman@nasa.gov no ... Read More »

Creativity + Responsibility

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elebrating the Success of our Agency Partners On the Festival’s global stage, agencies compete in a field of more than 40,000 entries covering brand-building disciplines of advertising, PR, design and communications. Only 10% of entries earn a coveted spot on the shortlist, and even fewer win an actual Lion award. By the end of the week, P&G’s agency partners earned a total of 26 Lions for their work on P&G campaigns that raised the bar on creativity, built the business—and in most cases, promoted something that mattered. Toget... Read More »

GOOGLE EARTH JUN 26, 2017 Harry Potter casts his spell on Google Earth

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Conjured up by author J.K. Rowling, "Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone" (called "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone" in the U.S.) has sold more than 450 million copies in 79 languages since its initial publication on June 26, 1997. The worldwide pop-culture phenomenon grew to include six more Harry Potter books, a few literary spinoffs, a movie franchise, and a hit two-part play. To celebrate this anniversary, Google Earth’s storytelling platform, Voyager, takes you on a global tour (no portkey needed) of real-world places inspired... Read More »

Join Intel for its Biggest Data Center Launch in a Decade

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Intel’s leaders will unveil the company’s latest technology advancements for the data center and network, and will discuss its vision for delivering solutions that will transform businesses, industries and, ultimately, lives.   Join the live webcast at 8:30 a.m. PDT, July 11 to hear from Navin Shenoy, Intel’s new executive vice president and general manager of the Data Center Group (DCG), and Lisa Spelman, DCG’s vice president of products and marketing, about Intel’s latest technology advancements for the data center and the partners... Read More »

Gazprom and SOCAR address cooperation issues

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The parties discussed cooperation issues, paying attention to, among other things, natural gas supplies to Azerbaijan. Background SOCAR is Azerbaijan's largest state-owned petroleum company engaged in oil, natural gas and gas condensate exploration, production, processing, transportation and sales. On September 11, 2015, Gazprom Export and Azerbaijan Methanol Company (AzMeCo) signed a mid-term Sales and Purchase Agreement for up to 2 billion cubic meters of gas annually. ... Read More »

Vice President Pence to Visit NASA’s Kennedy Space Center

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During his visit to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, Vice President Mike Pence will tour the Vehicle Assembly Building, an enormous structure originally built for assembly of Apollo/Saturn vehicles, later modified to support Space Shuttle operations, and currently under modification to support Orion and Space Launch System operations. Credits: NASA NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage for parts of the visit starting at noon EDT with Air Force Two’s arrival at Kennedy’s Shuttle Landing Facility runway,... Read More »

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