Pasadena (California, United States)

Type: City
Name: Pasadena (California, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 34.16
Longitude: -118.139999
population: 144,618


...NASA's associate administrator for science missions John Grunsfeld said in a statement that, "In the city that never sleeps, the historic Times Square will be the place for New Yorkers to participate in this historic landing. When you think of all the big news events in history, you think of Times Square, and I can think of no better venue to celebrate this news-making event on Mars." The broadcast will be from Mission Control at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory's in Pasadena, California...
...'A lot of these contracts in California that the utilities are signing aren't with an eye to actually building,' Englander says. "A lot of times, it's just a good-faced effort to show that they're engaged with renewable energy." Later this month, 's 24,000-panel plant in Lancaster, CA, is set to begin supplying its power for the grid...
...In 1984, he was awarded a doctorate in mathematics and natural sciences from the University of Leiden for his thesis "Inversion of the G segment of bacteriophage Mu, analysis of a genetic switch" . He then went on to do postdoctoral training at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena and the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge...
...In August 2005 Schiff was awarded the 1st Annual Versie Mae Richardson Founderâ "s Award by the Alkebu-lan Cultural Center for outstanding community and public service. He was also honored in July 2005 by the California Air Force Association and in December 2005 he received the Distinguished Civic Award of the Western Diocese, Armenian Church of North America. In October 2005, Schiff was presented with the 2005 Lizarraga Founderâ??s Award by La Casa de San Gabriel Community Center for outstanding service to the community. He was also chosen as the 2004 Person of the Year by the Los Angeles County, Metropolitan Transportation Authority Citizens Advisory Council for his pioneering work on the Gold Line. In June 2004, he received the Halo Award from Villa Esperanza Services. In April 2004, Schiff was acknowledged by the School of Design for the Developmentally Disabled and was awarded Honorary Angel Wings by The Soldier's Angels for his Recognition and Support of our nation's troops. Congressman Schiff has been awarded the Donald R Wright Distinguished Service Award by the Pasadena Bar Association, and the Armenian National Committee of America's 2003 Freedom Award. Schiff was designated Legislator of the Year for 2001 by the Burbank American Legion Post."

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