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Sun

A unit of length in Japan equivalent to approximately 30 millimeters.
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While Princess was rapidly growing from its California base, in Florida partners Arison and Kloster formulated an ambitious $100-million expansion plan that called for four more ships, all enlarged versions of the Sunward.
And they're built wherever a large enough pool of like-minded people exists--as urban infill, within a master planned community, or, like Sunward, as a stand-alone in a semi-rural area.
On the basis of previous studies, NASA scientists calculated that shock waves from solar flares temporarily compressed the atmosphere on the sunward hemisphere of Mars, which has no planetwide magnetic field to protect it from such salvos.
Sunward I've climbed, and joined the tumbling mirth
and Sunward Adventures, in addition to American Express One.
I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings; Sunward I've climbed, and joined the tumbling mirth Of sun-split clouds,--and done a hundred things You have not dreamed of--wheeled and soared and swung High in the sunlit silence.
Metals exploration company NovaCopper (TSX:NCQ)( NYSE-MKT:NCQ) reported on Thursday the completion of the divestiture of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sunward Investments Limited, to Brazil Resources (BRI).
TSX: NCQ) (NYSE-MKT: NCQ) has entered into a share purchase agreement to sell its subsidiary, Canada-based real estate investing company Sunward Investments Ltd.
The bright side of Venus, of course, will face in the same sunward direction as the bright side of the Moon.
Washington, Oct 18 ( ANI ): A new image of the Sunward plunging Comet ISON suggests that the comet is intact even though there are some predictions that the fragile icy nucleus might disintegrate as the Sun warms it.
Sunward Resources Ltd (TSX-V: SWD) (OTCQX: SNWRF), a Canadian-based company focused on the exploration of gold/copper porphyry projects in Colombia, has named Michael Malana as its chief financial officer, effective immediately.