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A petrified forest is a forest in which tree trunks have fossilized as petrified wood.   Petrified Forest may refer to:   Lake Macquarie Petrified Forest, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia Mississippi Petrified Forest, Mississippi, United States Petrified Forest (California), California, United States Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona, United States Ginkgo/Wanapum State Park, Washington, United States Petrified forest […]

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Snowflake (Catalan: Floquet de Neu) (c. 1964 – November 24, 2003) was an albino gorilla. He was the only known albino gorilla so far, and the most popular resident of the Barcelona Zoo in Catalonia. Originally named Nfumu Ngui in Fang language (“white gorilla”) by his captor, he was then nicknamed Floquet de Neu (Catalan for little snowflake) by his keeper Jordi Sabater Pi.[1] The official story is that an ape specialist, Jordi […]

( (( PAVE PAWS )) )

PAVE is an Air Force program name relating to electronic systems, while PAWS stands for Phased Array Warning System.[1]PAVE has also been defined as an acronym for Precision Acquisition Vehicle Entry, but that is likely a backronym created to explain the program name.[citation needed] The radar, developed by Raytheon, is used primarily to detect and track sea-launched (SLBM) and intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs). -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PAVE_PAWS

HOUSE VI

House VI, or the Frank Residence, is a significant building designed by Peter Eisenman, completed in 1975. His second built work, the getaway house, located on Great Hollow Road near Bird’s Eye Brook in Cornwall, Connecticut (across from Mohawk Mountain Ski Area) has become famous for both its revolutionary definition of a house as much as for the physical problems of […]

//FERRARI TESTAROSSA//

The Testarossa name, which means “red head” in Italian, comes from the red-painted cam covers on the flat-12 engine.[7] The double entendre with a red-headed woman was intentional – Ferrari and Pininfarina regularly use descriptive terms related to a female’s body when describing the style of their automobiles. As Ferrari’s range-topper during the 1980s, the car made appearances in numerous video games, most notably the […]

( (( BOSE ACOUSTIC WAVE )) )

Bose Corporation‘s Wave Music Systems are table top radios that have been selling from its inception in 1984 to today. The wave radios are considered all-in-one systems with “A decade of research”[1][2] that allowed for better sound in a smaller unit. The year 1993 saw the first Bose “Acoustic Wave System” developed for an automotive application. In 1993 Mazda unveiled the […]

\\Fällkniven model F1\\

Fällkniven, is a Swedish-based manufacturer of knives and knife-related gear and apparel. Fällkniven was founded in 1984 by company president Peter Hjortberger. The company started by importing knives and, in 1987, began designing their own knives. Fällkniven is most well known as a supplier of military and outdoor knives. Throughout the years they have supplied the […]

///GLOCK 18///

The Glock 18 is a selective fire variant of the Glock 17, developed at the request of the Austrian counter-terrorist unit EKO Cobra. This machine pistol-class firearm has a lever-type fire-control selector switch, installed on the serrated portion of the rear left side of the slide. With the selector lever in the bottom position, the pistol will shoot fully automatic, and with the selector lever […]

|| SPRINGFIELD AMORY M6 SCOUT bY Cz ||

 The M6 Scout is a multipurpose firearm, combining rifle and shotgun. It has been in and out of commercial production several times since the late 1970s (out of production again as of March 2008). The latest models were manufactured by Česká Zbrojovka Uhersky Brod and sold by Springfield Armory. Other variations of this firearm are the M6 Carbine and the M6 Scout Pistol. The M6 […]

L’ | NCONNUE de la Seine

  L’Inconnue de la Seine (French for “the unknown woman of the Seine”) was an unidentified young woman whose death mask became a popular fixture on the walls of artists’ homes after 1900. Her visage was the inspiration for numerous literary works. [1] According to an often-repeated story, the body of the young woman was pulled out of the Seine River at the Quai […]