Builders and contractors on Wednesday tied down loose ends - literally - and many sent workers home ahead of the possible overnight arrival of Tropical Storm Cindy. Similar scenes unfolded on some offshore oil rigs in the path of the disturbance. Although forecasts called for the worst impact to be felt far from Houston, local industry remains vigilant to dodge the damage incurred during infamous episodes of inclement weather.
Keep going to see more of the most interesting aircraft displayed at the Paris Airshow. less Pictured is Honeywell and NASA's sonic boom visualization cockpit display. They announced the end of a two-year test period this week at the Paris Air Show. Keep going to see more of the most interesting ... more Pictured is Honeywell and NASA's sonic boom visualization cockpit display. They announced the end of a two-year test period this week at the Paris Air Show.
NASA astronaut RickMastracchio, who logged 228 days in space and 53 hours on spacewalks, retired from the agency on June 16. "Rick is a classmate and a friend and he has done great work for NASA, both in space and on the ground," Chief Astronaut Pat Forrester, who was selected as an astronaut in the same class as Mastracchio, said in the news release. "His breadth of experience over three decades in human spaceflight will serve him well as he moves on to his next endeavor."
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".