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Oct 16, 2014, 12:35 ET

Jimmy Carter Publicly Supports Sex-Trade Survivor Summit in New York City

Former President Jimmy Carter has publicly endorsed the global launch of SPACE International (Survivors of Prostitution-Abuse Calling for...

Oct 16, 2014, 08:45 ET

Millennium Space Systems Wins Commercial Reaction Wheel Contract

 Millennium Space Systems, a leader in development of affordable high-performance spacecraft and components, has inked a major contract to...

Oct 15, 2014, 18:22 ET

Sex-Trade Survivors Launch International NGO and Win Prestigious Emma Humphrey's Memorial Prize

We are excited to announce the global launch of SPACE International during its Inaugural Summit from October 14th to 18th in New York City....

Oct 14, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Space research institute awards fellowships to five scientists

Five young scientists have received First Award Fellowships from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI). Through this two-year...

Oct 08, 2014, 08:35 ET
Total Manhattan Office Class A vacancies decreased from 23.90 million RSF to 22.56 million RSF. (PRNewsFoto/Optimal Spaces)

Optimal Spaces Announces the October 2014 New York Office and Retail Market Overview

 Optimal Spaces, Inc. just released their latest monthly Manhattan Office, Retail and Industrial Market Report. The report gives an overview of...

Oct 07, 2014, 15:51 ET
Survivors of Prostitution to Launch International NGO (PRNewsFoto/SPACE International)

Survivors of Prostitution to Launch International NGO

 We are excited to announce the global launch of SPACE International during its Inaugural Summit from October 14th to 18th in New York City....

Sep 30, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. Announces Date of Earnings Release and Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2014 Results

 Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today it will release financial results for the three and nine months ended...

Sep 25, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. to Present at ISI 2014 Real Estate Conference

 Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Spencer F. Kirk, is scheduled...

Sep 25, 2014, 13:00 ET

National Geographic and CASIS Partner to Develop a Multi-Sensor, Next-Generation Imaging Suite on Board the International Space Station

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) today announced a partnership with the National Geographic Society to utilize data...

Sep 24, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Alternate Side Parking Suspended in NYC October 3rd to October 19th

The daily ritual of moving your car from side to side for street sweeping is a bane to all New Yorkers. Re-parking your car every day is time...

Sep 23, 2014, 10:09 ET

CASIS-Sponsored Research Payloads Berthed to the International Space Station

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) is proud to announce its research payloads berthed with the International Space Station...

Sep 22, 2014, 09:19 ET
Ames student Fruit-Fly Experiment (AFEx) Team prepares experiment for space launch (PRNewsFoto/American Society for Gravitation)

Student Fruit Fly Experiment on Its Way To the International Space Station Connects Four Organizations to Foster Young Scientists

Since its inception in November 2011, a student experiment called the Ames student Fruit fly Experiment (AFEx) was successfully launched on...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:47 ET

CASIS and COBRA PUMA GOLF Team Up For Commercial Research Investigation On the International Space Station and Development of ARK2 Mission Patch

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and COBRA PUMA GOLF (CPG) have partnered on a materials science research investigation...

Sep 15, 2014, 08:06 ET

Tuxera Sponsors Hungary's Team Puli Space to Land a Robot on the Moon as Part of $30 Million Google Lunar XPRIZE

Tuxera Inc., the market leader in file system and streaming technologies, announced today a sponsorship agreement with Hungary's Team Puli Space...

Sep 02, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Extra Space Storage® Announces Third Quarter 2014 Dividend

Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:27 ET

Space Dynamics Lab and Inventor Issued Patent for New Space Weather Sensor

 Utah State University's Space Dynamics Laboratory announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued it a patent for a new...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:40 ET
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Parallel Spaces Maps, LLC Creates Online and Mobile App that Shows Drivers Available Parking on the Streets of Manhattan

 A new online and mobile app map shows drivers of non-commercial vehicles exactly where and when to park their cars on every street in...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:52 ET
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Extra Space Storage Celebrates 10 Years on the New York Stock Exchange

Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE: EXR)(the "Company"), the second largest owner and/or operator of self-storage properties in the United States,...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Clinical Study to Treat Lower Back Pain On Earth May Help Astronauts in Space

ZetrOZ, Inc. has been funded by the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) for a clinical study to test the Sustained Acoustic...

Aug 07, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Extra Space Storage Recognized as Best Third-Party Management Company

 Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) (the  "Company") today announced that Inside Self Storage recently recognized the Company as a 2014...