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Howard-Tilton Memorial Library

23-Oct-2021 15:30:05

Howard-Tilton Memorial Library is the university library on the uptown campus of Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. A member of the Association of Research Libraries, the Howard-Tilton Memorial Library is ranked among the top 120 research libraries in North America and is a significant e ...


Saleh Khalifa Al-Dosari

23-Oct-2021 15:30:05

Saleh Khalifa Al-Dosari is a Saudi Arabian footballer. He competed in the men's tournament at the 1984 Summer Olympics. ...


FAB 1

23-Oct-2021 15:30:06

FAB 1 is a pink, six-wheeled car seen in the 1960s British science-fiction television series Thunderbirds , its three film adaptations, and its reboot, Thunderbirds Are Go . Depiction. 1960s TV series and films. In the original Thunderbirds , as well as the feature films Thunderbirds Are Go ...


Ivo Pogorelić

23-Oct-2021 15:30:07

Ivo Pogorelić is a Yugoslav-born pianist. Early life. Pogorelić was born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, to a Croatian father and a Serbian mother. He received his first piano lessons when he was seven and attended the Vojislav Vučković Music School in Belgrade until he was 12, when he was invited t ...


Embryo transfer

23-Oct-2021 15:30:07

Embryo transfer refers to a step in the process of assisted reproduction in which embryos are placed into the uterus of a female with the intent to establish a pregnancy. This technique, may be used in humans or in animals, in which situations the goals may vary. Embryo transfer can be done at day ...


Waiting for You

23-Oct-2021 15:30:10

* BZN * Boy in the Box (album) * Confident * Desire (Andy Gibb song) * I've Been Waiting for You (disambiguation) * Just Earrings * Kenny G * Right Here Waiting * Say Say Say (Waiting 4 U) * Tired of Waiting for You * Waitin for You * Waiting 4U Tour * Waiting for You (F4 album) * Waiting for You (G ...


Earth

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Earth is the third planet from the Sun and the only astronomical object known to harbor life. According to radiometric dating estimation and other evidence, Earth formed over 4.5 billion years ago. Earth's gravity interacts with other objects in space, especially the Sun and the Moon, which is Ear ...


Mer Bleue Bog

23-Oct-2021 15:30:11

Mer Bleue Bog is a protected area east of Ottawa in Eastern Ontario, Canada. Its main feature is a sphagnum bog that is situated in an ancient channel of the Ottawa River and is a remarkable boreal-like ecosystem normally not found this far south. Stunted black spruce, tamarack, bog rosemary, blue ...


Privatization in Russia

23-Oct-2021 15:30:11

Privatization in Russia describes the series of post-Soviet reforms that resulted in large-scale privatization of Russia's state-owned assets, particularly in the industrial, energy, and financial sectors. Most privatization took place in the early and mid-1990s under Boris Yeltsin, who assumed th ...


Madresfield Court

23-Oct-2021 15:30:12

Madresfield Court is a country house in Malvern, Worcestershire, England. The home of the Lygon family for nearly six centuries, it has never been sold and has passed only by inheritance since the 12th century; a line of unbroken family ownership reputedly exceeded in length in England only by hom ...


Parent

23-Oct-2021 15:30:13

A parent is a caregiver of the offspring in their own species. In humans, a parent is the caretaker of a child. A biological parent is a person whose gamete resulted in a child, a male through the sperm, and a female through the ovum. Biological parents are first-degree relatives and have 50% ge ...


Sustainable city

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Sustainable cities , urban sustainability , or eco-city is a city designed with consideration for social, economic, environmental impact, and resilient habitat for existing populations, without compromising the ability of future generations to experience the same. These cities are inhabited by p ...


Coarticulation

23-Oct-2021 15:30:13

Coarticulation in its general sense refers to a situation in which a conceptually isolated speech sound is influenced by, and becomes more like, a preceding or following speech sound. There are two types of coarticulation: anticipatory coarticulation, when a feature or characteristic of a speech ...


Operation Grapple

23-Oct-2021 15:30:14

Operation Grapple was a set of four British nuclear weapons test series of early atomic bombs and hydrogen bombs carried out in 1957 and 1958 at Malden Island and Kiritimati in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands in the Pacific Ocean as part of the British hydrogen bomb programme. Nine nuclear explosio ...


Acetazolamide

23-Oct-2021 15:30:14

Acetazolamide , sold under the trade name Diamox among others, is a medication used to treat glaucoma, epilepsy, altitude sickness, periodic paralysis, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, and heart failure. It may be used long term for the treatment of open angle glaucoma and short term for acu ...


Roman brick

23-Oct-2021 15:30:14

Roman brick can refer either to a type of brick used in Ancient Roman architecture and spread by the Romans to the lands they conquered; or to a modern type inspired by the ancient prototypes. In both cases, it characteristically has longer and flatter dimensions than those of standard modern bric ...


Corrigendum: An embryo of protocells: The capsule of graphene with selective ion channels.

23-Oct-2021 15:30:15

Corrigendum: An embryo of protocells: The capsule of graphene with selective ion channels. - scientific article published on 31 July 2015. Main subjects: graphene, An embryo of protocells: The capsule of graphene with selective ion channels. ...


Dawn Media Group

23-Oct-2021 15:30:15

Pakistan Herald Limited , doing business as the Dawn Media Group , is a Pakistani media company based in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It publishes the Dawn newspaper, Herald magazine among other publications and operates a TV channel, radio stations and websites. It is a listed member of All Pakistan ...


Bellman Prize

23-Oct-2021 15:30:16

The Bellman Prize is a literature prize for "an outstanding Swedish poet" awarded yearly by the Swedish Academy The prize was first established by Anders Zorn and his wife Emma Lamm . In 1920, they had established the Emma and Anders Zorn's Donation Fund Foundation. A donation from the ...


Epsilon Esports

23-Oct-2021 15:30:16

Epsilon Esports is a professional esports organization that has teams competing in Call of Duty , , FIFA , Gears of War , and H1Z1 . It is a leading organisation in console esports, with multiple championship Call of Duty championships achieved from 2011 to 2014. Epsilon's Smite team won ...


United States Navy SEALs

23-Oct-2021 15:30:16

The United States Navy Sea, Air, and Land Teams , commonly known as Navy SEALs , are the U.S. Navy's primary special operations force and a component of the Naval Special Warfare Command. Among the SEALs' main functions are conducting small-unit special operation missions in maritime, jungle, ur ...


John Toll

23-Oct-2021 15:30:17

John Toll , is an American cinematographer and television producer. Toll's filmography spans a wide variety of genres, including epic period drama, comedy, science fiction, and contemporary drama. He won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography in both 1994 and 1995 for Legends of the Fall and ...


Joan Kroc

23-Oct-2021 15:30:17

Joan Beverly Kroc , also known as Joni , was an American philanthropist. The third wife of McDonald's CEO Ray Kroc, she was also known for her involvement in the McDonald's organization, and was the principal owner of the San Diego Padres baseball team from 1984-1990. Early life. Joan was born on ...


Milan I of Serbia

23-Oct-2021 15:30:19

Milan Obrenović was the ruler of Serbia from 1868 to 1889, first as Prince , subsequently as King . Early years. Birth and infancy in exile. Milan Obrenović was born in 1854 in Mărășești, Moldavia where his family lived in exile ever since the 1842 return of the rival House of Karađorđe ...


Lighting control console

23-Oct-2021 15:30:20

A lighting control console is an electronic device used in theatrical lighting design to control multiple lights at once. They are used throughout the entertainment industry and are normally placed at the front of house position or in a control booth. All lighting control consoles can control dimm ...