26 February 2013
The tongue is an amazing organ.

Thousands of nerve fibers in it help us eat, drink and swallow. Without them, we would not taste. The tongue helps us speak. Quietly, its surface defends our bodies from germs.

Yet for everything the tongue can do, perhaps one of its most exciting roles is to serve as a direct “gateway” to the brain through thousands of nerve endings.

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Alpha Company at Fort Detrick began its existence as the first Satellite Operation Center in 1982. Since then, the Archangels (Alpha) have led the 53rd Signal Battalion (Satellite Control) in several technological advancements to better serve the United States Military in the ever-increasing need for satellite communications.
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Fort Detrick Celebrates Black History Month
The Fort Detrick community gathered at the Community Activities Center Feb. 13 for the annual Black History Month Celebration, this year hosted by the 21st Signal Brigade. The theme of this year’s event was, “Remembering Our Past While Shaping Our Future,” and several special guests were in attendance.
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12 February 2013
Citizens from across the Frederick community gathered at the Weinberg Center for the Arts here, Jan. 27, for a matinee performance from the United States Army Field Band.
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Dr. Barbara Terry-Koroma, program manager at the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, passed away January 23, 2013. 
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As USAMRMC and Fort Detrick Commander Brig. Gen. (P) Joseph Caravalho Jr. stood in front of a crowd Jan. 24, he spoke openly about why he had asked everyone to gather.
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07 February 2013
Forest Glen will hold Restoration Advisory Board Meeting Feb, 7, 2013.
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05 February 2013
Scientists from the National Interagency Confederation for Biological Research recently presented findings on cutting-edge genomics and bioinformatics research.
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