On PR Newswire: Rover Collects Mars Rocks, H&M Partners with Fashion Icon, ASPCA Names Award Winners
With thousands of press releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on PR Newswire for Journalists. Here are some of this week’s most newsworthy:
NASA’s Perseverance Rover Collects Puzzle Pieces of Mars’ History
NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover successfully collected its first pair of rock samples, and scientists already are gaining new insights into the region. After collecting its first sample, named “Montdenier,” on Sept. 6, the team collected a second, “Montagnac,” from the same rock on Sept. 8.
Analysis of the rocks from which the Montdenier and Montagnac samples were taken and from the rover’s previous sampling attempt may help the science team piece together the timeline of the area’s past, which was marked by volcanic activity and periods of persistent water.
The ASPCA Unveils Recipients of the 2021 Humane Awards
The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today (Sept. 16) announced the recipients of its 2021 ASPCA Humane Awards. The annual Humane Awards honors animal heroes who have gone above and beyond their traditional roles to help humans, as well as people making significant strides to improve animal welfare, in line with the ASPCA’s humane mission. This year’s winners will be celebrated at the virtual Humane Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, Oct. 13.
Boeing Forecasts $9 Trillion Aerospace Market Opportunities in Commercial, Defense and Services Over Next Decade
Boeing today (Sept. 14) released its annual forecast for the commercial, defense, and space aerospace market, reflecting signs of the industry’s recovery following the impacts of COVID-19. The 2021 Boeing Market Outlook (BMO) – Boeing’s analysis of long-term market dynamics – states that commercial airplanes and services are showing signs of recovery, while the global defense, space, and government services markets have remained stable.
The BMO projects a $9 trillion market over the next decade for aerospace products and services that Boeing addresses. The forecast is up from $8.5 trillion a year ago, and up from $8.7 trillion in the pre-pandemic 2019 forecast, reflecting the market’s continued recovery progress.
H&M Announces Collaboration With Fashion Icon Iris Apfel
H&M is delighted to announce the global collaboration with a true fashion icon – the inspirational Iris Apfel. For the announcement, H&M will be celebrating and hosting Iris’s 100th birthday on Thursday evening (Sept. 9) during New York Fashion Week 2021, honoring the beloved fashion muse who has been serving up style inspiration for fashion enthusiasts around the world for decades. The Iris Apfel x H&M collection pays homage to her unique style and is to launch in select H&M stores and online in early 2022.
SERHANT. Opens Real Estate Office of the Future in New York City
SERHANT., a multidimensional real estate brokerage that sits at the intersection of media, entertainment, education, and technology, today (Sept. 14) announced the opening of its new, versatile headquarters, SERHANT. House NYC, located at 372 West Broadway in SoHo, the former Tommy Hilfiger flagship.
A first-of-its-kind real estate office, SERHANT. House NYC was created to be a workplace, a gathering space, a social club for agents, clients, influencers, friends, and a place to create and inspire. SERHANT. House NYC has been designed to elicit creativity, encourage flexibility and bring together modern and collaborative spaces to accommodate the many divisions within the company.
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Larry Grady is online content manager at PR Newswire for Journalists. He has worked in business media for nearly 30 years and enjoys reality TV and daydreaming about travel and wine.