In 2012, a line item in NASAs $17-billion budget fed $10 million in funding toward an
experiment to create a tiny amount of plutonium-238. The goals: gauge how much could be
made, estimate full-scale production costs, and simply prove the U.
Bacon Curing & Production
The history of bacon curing is a story about the growth of bacon as an 'industry', leading up to
the end of the 18th century, the way bacon was cured and produced was notably different to the
way is was done by the 19th Century.
In 1977, the Voyager 1 spacecraft left Earth on a five-year mission to explore Jupiter and Saturn.
Thirty-six years later, the car-size probe is still exploring, still sending its findings home. It has
now put more than 19 billion kilometers bet
The sea otter (Enhydra lutris) is a marine mammal native to the coasts of the northern and
eastern North Pacific Ocean. Adult sea otters typically weigh between 14 and 45 kg (31 and
99 lb), making them the heaviest members of the weasel family,
Lock Ness Monstre
Although accounts of an aquatic beast living in Scotlands Loch Ness date back
1,500 years, the modern legend of the Loch Ness Monster is born when a sighting
makes local news on May 2, 1933. The newspaper Inverness Courier related an
It is generally thought that jelly beans first surfaced in 1861, when Boston
confectioner William Schrafft urged people to send his jelly beans to soldiers
during the American Civil War. It was not until July 5, 1905, that jelly beans were
A dentist invented cotton candy. We swear were not making that up.
The year? 1897. The place? Nashville, Tennessee.
Dentist William Morrison perhaps seeing more than a few holes in his appointment book
teamed up with candy maker John C. Whar
Anyone with kids and a DVD player probably thinks they know all there is to know about the
clown anemonefish, or, simply, clownfish. What they may not know is that the heroes of Finding
Nemo are actually called false anemonefish. True anemonefi
The history of bacon is an international affair. many countries throughout history have cooked
slices of salted/cured pork and called it bacon, but very few nations have elevated bacon into an
art form, in quite the same way as the British and when
Raptors-Birds of prey
Raptors are known as birds of prey. They hunt and feed on other animals. The term "raptor" is
derived from the Latin word rapere (meaning to seize or take by force). These birds are
characterized by keen vision that allows them to de
Physical Anthropology which look at as humans as biological entities.
Archaeology which is interested in studying people by looking at their material
Anthropological Linguistics which studies language, its structure, history, and
O Children of Israel! call to mind the (special) favour which I bestowed upon you, and
fulfil your covenant with Me as I fulfil My Covenant with you, and fear none but Me.
And believe in what I reveal, confirming the revelation w
24th November 2014
Guest of the sheik
1) Abayah is a long robe that covers all the body until feet and women use
them to not show herself to another men that is not her husband. In the book,
she refused to
Chapter 1: 1. What role do greetings play in Bambara culture? 2. Why is it
advantageous for an anthropologist to speak the local language?
1. I think greetings in Bambara culture play an important role, a greeting is a
form of courtesy a