Vanguard project

Vanguard project

Part of the US program for the International Geophysical Year, in which three small satellites were orbited. Vanguard 1, launched on Mar. 17 1958, was the first satellite powered by solar cells: it continued transmitting for six years and long-term tracking of it later revealed the slight pear shape of the Earth. Two other Vanguards launched in 1959 completed the program, which provided information not only on the Earth's shape but on its surface and interior, its magnetic field and radiation belts, and its space environment.
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Abunimah provides the most complete description to date of what the British writer/historian John Collins has called a 'Palestine that is becoming globalized and a globe that is becoming Palestinized.' Israeli apartheid, he argues, is a vanguard project of settler-colonial racism whose disciplinary apparatus provides a 'prophetic index' for disempowered communities all over the world.
We are excited to take the Vanguard Project to the next step confirming the construction financing and then into construction and ultimately, operation.
There's also a lot of sense in making CSP the vanguard project at the solar park.
Gemmel, who had worked in documentary filmmaking, thought Cape Wind had all the elements: a great story with colorful characters, a scenic setting and status as a vanguard project in a critical American industry.
The leader wrote to Mr Cameron, to inform him that the council was withdrawing from its vanguard project. The move was seen as delivering a body blow to the Big Society - because the other three pilot schemes involve smaller councils - and has been followed by a blizzard of other criticisms in recent days.
Mr Brown told the audience that the awards represented "an important vanguard project for our region" and that those gathered were his "most important allies" in helping to drive up the prosperity of the North-East.
Whereas Benjamin was a marginal figure in Weimar culture, Kracauer was temporarily at its center: a successful highbrow journalist, the feuilleton editor of the influential liberal daily Frankfurter Zeitung, he was both sympathetic to and skeptical of the Hegelian-Marxian vanguard project of Ernst Bloch, Lukacs, Benjamin, and Adorno.
Through a two-year Vanguard Project, the Association provides 33 key local affiliates--one per UniServ district--with advice, research, training, a networking newsletter, and matching funds.
Vanguard project manager Ruari Lean said: Vattenfall wants to work with Norfolk to capture the benefits of offshore wind.
With a highly multidisciplinary background, the Applicant is uniquely positioned to direct this vanguard project towards a comprehensive understanding of diversity in how we classify our social worlds.
They reiterated will to redouble efforts to enhance the influence of the vanguard project of the Change in international authorities, as well as their full attachment to President Ben Ali to carry on leading Tunisia in the next stage.