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Raëlism print that page


The Raelian Movement teaches that life on Earth was scientifically created by a species of extraterrestrials, which they call the Elohim . Members of this species appeared human and when having personal contacts with the descendants of the humans they made, they were mistaken for angels

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A videoconference or video conference (also known as a videoteleconference ) is a set of interactive telecommunication technologies which allow two or more locations to interact via two-way video and audio transmissions simultaneously. It has also been called 'visual collaboration' and

Thermal contact conductance print that page

In physics , thermal contact conductance is the study of heat conduction between solid bodies in thermal contact . The thermal contact conductance coefficient , h c , is a property indicating the thermal conductivity , or ability to conduct heat , between two bodies in contact . The inverse

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Phonograph print that page


The phonograph record player , or gramophone (letter + sound) is a device introduced in 1877 that continued common use until the 1980s for reproducing (playing) sound recordings , although when first developed, the phonograph was used to both record and reproduce sounds. The recordings played

Lake Burley Griffin print that page


Griffin designed the lake with many geometric motifs, so that the axes of his design lined up with natural geographical landmarks in the area. However, government authorities changed his original plans and no substantial work was completed before he left Australia in 1920. His scheme remained

Tire print that page


performance by providing a flexible cushion that absorbs shock while keeping the wheel in close contact with the ground. The word itself may be derived from the word "tie," which refers to the outer steel ring part of a wooden cart wheel that ties the wood segments together (see Etymology

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fertility clinic , or at home. Home donations are done using sperm from a known donor, or from a contact through a classified advert or sperm donation forum or website. [ citation needed ] Pregnancies are usually achieved using donated sperm by artificial insemination (either by ICI or

wikipedia.org | 2011/9/30 18:17:52

Alien invasion print that page

in interplanetary affairs. There have been a few exceptions, such as the alien-initiated first contact that begins the 1951 film The Day the Earth Stood Still , and the Vulcan -initiated first contact that concludes the 1996 film Star Trek: First Contact (although after a failed invasion

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Wetting print that page


Simplification to planar geometry, Young's relation 3.1.2 Real Smooth Surfaces and the Young contact angle 3.1.3 The Young–Dupre equation and Spreading Coefficient 4 Non-ideal rough solid surfaces 4.1 Wenzel's model 4.2 Cassie–Baxter model 4.2.1 Precursor film 4.2.2

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In 1962 Everett Rogers , a professor of rural sociology published Diffusion of Innovations . In the book, Rogers synthesized research from over 508 diffusion studies and produced a theory for the adoption of innovations among individuals and organizations. The book proposed 4 main elements