Exploration

NASA's SpaceX Crew-5 Launches to International Space Station

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The crew members assigned to NASA's SpaceX Crew-5 mission are in orbit following their launch to the International Space Station noon EDT Wednesday, from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The crew members assigned to NASA's SpaceX Crew-5 mission are in orbit following their launch to the International Space Station noon EDT Wednesday, from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
  • The international crew will serve as the agency's fifth commercial crew rotation mission with SpaceX aboard the orbital laboratory.
  • "During their stay aboard the International Space Station, Crew-5 will conduct more than 200 science experiments and technology demonstrations, including studies on printing human organs in space and better understanding heart disease.
  • This is the sixth SpaceX flight with NASA astronauts including the Demo-2 test flight in 2020 to the space station as part of the agency's Commercial Crew Program .

4-H LAUNCHES 2022 STEM CHALLENGE FOCUSED ON MARINE SCIENCE AND CLIMATE CHANGE

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

This years theme, Explorers of the Deep, focuses on ocean exploration, marine science, and the impact of climate change on our oceans.

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  • This years theme, Explorers of the Deep, focuses on ocean exploration, marine science, and the impact of climate change on our oceans.
  • STEM Challenge introduces STEM concepts related to real-world issues in a fun and accessible way, empowering young people to tackle the same types of scientific and engineering problems that today's top STEM professionals are working to solve.
  • As we celebrate STEM Month in October, this years challenge will help young people learn about the Earths oceans and how they connect with our climate.
  • The 2022 4H STEM Challenge is supported by national partners Bayer, Corteva, and Nickelodeon.

EOG Resources Announces Bill Thomas' Retirement and Ezra Yacob as Next Chairman of the Board

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

"On behalf of EOG employees and the Board, I would like to thank Bill for his continued service to the company as a board member this past year," said Chairman and CEO, Ezra Y. Yacob.

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  • "On behalf of EOG employees and the Board, I would like to thank Bill for his continued service to the company as a board member this past year," said Chairman and CEO, Ezra Y. Yacob.
  • "Bill has made countless contributions to EOG throughout his distinguished career lasting more than 40 years with the company.
  • Bill Thomas has served as EOG's non-executive Chairman of the Board since October of last year.
  • "We are pleased Ezra will assume the role of Chairman of the Board following Bill's retirement."

NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 Astronauts to Discuss Mission, Splashdown

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 astronauts will answer media questions at 11:55 a.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 11, about their time aboard the International Space Station.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA's SpaceX Crew-4 astronauts will answer media questions at 11:55 a.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 11, about their time aboard the International Space Station.
  • NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren , Bob Hines , and Jessica Watkins , as well as ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti will participate in the news conference from orbit.
  • The SpaceX Dragon Freedom spacecraft will undock from the space station later this month, splashing down off the coast of Florida to conclude their mission.
  • Crew-4 is the fourth crew rotation mission with SpaceX for the agency's Commercial Crew Program .

CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER NAMES VIKING THE #1 RIVER LINE AND THE #1 OCEAN LINE…AGAIN

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking® (www.viking.com), for the second year in a row, has been voted both the Best River Line and the Best Ocean Line by Condé Nast Traveler in the publication's 2022 Readers' Choice Awards. Viking was recently named #1 for both rivers and oceans by Travel + Leisure, making it the only cruise line to reach the top of its categories in both publications in the same year. 

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  • More than 240,000 Cond Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences for the 2022 Readers' Choice Awards.
  • As part of the awards, Viking will be featured in the November U.S. and U.K. print editions of Cond Nast Traveler; the full results of the awards can be found at www.cntraveler.com/rca .
  • "We are honored to have once again been named Cond Nast Traveler's #1 river and #1 ocean line.
  • Viking has also been rated the #1 River Line and #1 Ocean Line byCond Nast Travelerin the publication's 2022 and 2021 Readers' Choice Awards.

Twilio Announces George and Amal Clooney as Special Guests at SIGNAL 2022

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Speakers include celebrated actor and filmmaker, George Clooney and esteemed human rights lawyer, Amal Clooney as well as worldwide tennis champion and entrepreneur, Venus Williams, and renowned developer and creator of HTTP cookies, Lou Montulli.

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  • Speakers include celebrated actor and filmmaker, George Clooney and esteemed human rights lawyer, Amal Clooney as well as worldwide tennis champion and entrepreneur, Venus Williams, and renowned developer and creator of HTTP cookies, Lou Montulli.
  • The eighth annual SIGNAL will take place virtually on November 2-3, 2022.
  • The major challenge business leaders are facing is the cost and complexity of finding customers, reaching them, and keeping them long-term.
  • Twilio Chief Operating Officer Khozema Shipchandler will be joined by special guests George and Amal Clooney to discuss the importance of relationships and engaging with their communities and fans.

iQ Credit Union Ranked as a Top Place To Work

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

VANCOUVER, Wash., Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- iQ Credit Union (iQ), a member-owned, modern-day financial institution based in the Pacific Northwest, announced today that it has been listed as a winner of the Oregonian's Top Workplaces for the seventh consecutive year, ranking 21st out of 51 mid-sized employers in Oregon and southwest Washington. 

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  • "In a time when people are looking for a good workplace and can work from nearly anywhere, it's good to recognize that iQ is consistently a top workplace and a top credit union ranked by our members and our staff.
  • We work hard to make sure iQ is a great place to work," Eric Petracca, president and CEO of iQ said.
  • 1 credit union in Washington in 2021 and 2022, according to an independent survey.
  • iQ Credit Union is a full-service financial institution serving the Pacific Northwest since 1940.

HAIB COPPER FINAL HEARING HELD ON OCTOBER 3, 2022

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

The judge indicated that a written judgment is to be expected on November 18, 2022.

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  • The judge indicated that a written judgment is to be expected on November 18, 2022.
  • Deep-South's growth strategy is to focus on the exploration and development of quality assets in significant mineralized trends and in proximity to infrastructure in stable countries.
  • In using and assessing environmentally friendly technologies in the development of its copper projects, Deep-South embraces the green revolution.
  • The words "believe", "expect", "anticipate", "contemplate", "plan", "intends", "continue", "budget", "estimate", "may", "will", "schedule", "understand" and similar expressions identify forward-looking information.

Persefoni Introduces Next Generation Climate Management & Accounting Platform: A Reimagined Experience that Simplifies and Accelerates the Decarbonization Journey

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Monday, October 3, 2022

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Persefoni, a leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP) for corporations, financial institutions, and government organizations, today announced the next generation of Persefoni's industry leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP 2.0). Persefoni CMAP 2.0 is the next version of the Persefoni platform, reimagined, yet retaining its intuitive, trusted, and simplified hallmarks.

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  • TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Persefoni , a leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP) for corporations, financial institutions, and government organizations, today announced the next generation of Persefoni's industry leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP 2.0).
  • Persefoni CMAP 2.0 is the next version of the Persefoni platform, reimagined, yet retaining its intuitive, trusted, and simplified hallmarks.
  • "Our reimagined onboarding and insight discovery experience guides people through each step in the carbon accounting journey, streamlining the path to decarbonization."
  • As such, Persefoni has reimagined the user experience to walk you through the decarbonization process - from data upload to insights, to decarbonization planning and footprint reduction tracking.

Persefoni Introduces Next Generation Climate Management & Accounting Platform: A Reimagined Experience that Simplifies and Accelerates the Decarbonization Journey

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Monday, October 3, 2022

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Persefoni, a leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP) for corporations, financial institutions, and government organizations, today announced the next generation of Persefoni's industry leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP 2.0). Persefoni CMAP 2.0 is the next version of the Persefoni platform, reimagined, yet retaining its intuitive, trusted, and simplified hallmarks.

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  • TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Persefoni , a leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP) for corporations, financial institutions, and government organizations, today announced the next generation of Persefoni's industry leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP 2.0).
  • Persefoni CMAP 2.0 is the next version of the Persefoni platform, reimagined, yet retaining its intuitive, trusted, and simplified hallmarks.
  • "Our reimagined onboarding and insight discovery experience guides people through each step in the carbon accounting journey, streamlining the path to decarbonization."
  • As such, Persefoni has reimagined the user experience to walk you through the decarbonization process - from data upload to insights, to decarbonization planning and footprint reduction tracking.