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Bevan Spencer von Einem print that page

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The name Bevan Spencer von Einem first came to attention on the night of 10 May 1972 when two homosexual men were thrown into the River Torrens by a group of men believed to be police officers. The river banks, or "Number 1 beat " as it was then known, was a place for homosexuals to meet

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Hanssen was arrested on 18 February 2001 at Foxstone Park [ 3 ] near his home in Vienna, Virginia , and was charged with selling American secrets to Russia for more than US$1.4 million in cash and diamonds over a 22-year period. [ 4 ] On 6 July 2001, he pleaded guilty to 13 counts of espionage

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light emitting diodes (LEDs). A heat sink is physically designed to increase the surface area in contact with the cooling fluid surrounding it, such as the air. Approach air velocity, choice of material, fin (or other protrusion) design and surface treatment are some of the design factors

1994 Black Hawk shootdown incident print that page

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The 1994 Black Hawk shootdown incident , sometimes referred to as the Black Hawk Incident , was a friendly fire incident over northern Iraq that occurred on April 14, 1994 during Operation Provide Comfort (OPC). The pilots of two United States Air Force (USAF) F-15 fighter aircraft , operating

John G. Bennett print that page

Bennett was born in London , England, educated at King's College School , London; Royal Military Academy, Woolwich ; Royal School of Military Engineering , Chatham; and the School of Oriental Studies , London. He was a Fellow of the Institute of Fuel, London, from 1938 onwards; Chairman, Conference

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Beach volleyball print that page

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Like volleyball , the object of the game is to send the ball over the net in order to ground it on the opponent’s court, and to prevent the same effort by the opponent. The team has three hits for returning the ball (including the block touch). The ball is put in play with a service: hit

Suspension (vehicle) print that page

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Ancient military engineers used leaf springs in the form of bows to power their siege engines, with little success at first. The use of leaf springs in catapults was later refined and made to work years later. Springs were not only made of metal, a sturdy tree branch could be used as a spring

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Nowinski was one of the three finalists on WWE's first series of Tough Enough , which Maven Huffman won. After failing to win the competition, Nowinski made appearances in independent promotions before finally being hired by WWE and entering its developmental territories. Nowinski competed

Prime Directive print that page

In the universe of Star Trek , the Prime Directive , Starfleet 's General Order #1, is the most prominent guiding principle of the United Federation of Planets . The Prime Directive dictates that there can be no interference with the internal development of alien civilizations. It has special

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Electric shock print that page

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to the impedance of the body in the case of a macroshock —the passing of current between two contact points on the skin. The characteristics of the skin are non-linear however. If the voltage is above 450–600 V, then dielectric breakdown of the skin occurs. [ 4 ] The protection offered