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  • 1 To mind one's chances — Chance Chance (ch[.a]ns), n. [F. chance, OF. cheance, fr. LL. cadentia a allusion to the falling of the dice), fr. L. cadere to fall; akin to Skr. [,c]ad to fall, L. cedere to yield, E. cede. Cf. {Cadence}.] 1. A supposed material or psychical… …

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  • 2 List of minor The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy characters — The following is an alphabetical list of the minor characters in the various versions of The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams. The descriptions of the characters are accompanied by information on details about appearances and… …

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  • 3 Science and mathematics from the Renaissance to Descartes — George Molland Early in the nineteenth century John Playfair wrote for the Encyclopaedia Britannica a long article entitled ‘Dissertation; exhibiting a General View of the Progress of Mathematics and Physical Science, since the Revival of Letters …

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  • 4 Congressional response to the NSA warrantless surveillance program — Congressional inquiries and investigations Three days after news broke about the Terrorist Surveillance Program, a bipartisan group of Senators Democrats Dianne Feinstein of California, Carl Levin of Michigan, Ron Wyden of Oregon and Republicans… …

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  • 5 Objections to evolution — Part of a series on Evolutionary Biology …

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  • 6 List of minor characters from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy — The following is a list of minor characters in the various versions of The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy , by Douglas Adams.AgrajagAgrajag is a constantly reincarnated entity who ends up being killed multiple times by Arthur Dent. First… …

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  • 7 Succession to Muhammad — For the book by Wilferd Madelung, see The Succession to Muhammad. The Succession to Muhammad concerns with the various aspects of successorship of Muhammad as the Prophet of Islam, comprising who is his successor, how should he be elected, the… …

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  • 8 Places in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy — Hitchhiker s portal This is a list of places featured in Douglas Adams s science fiction series, The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy. The series is set in a fictionalised version of the Milky Way galaxy and thus, while most locations are pure… …

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  • 9 Critical responses to David Irving — have changed dramatically as David Irving, a writer on the subject of World War II and Nazism, changes his own public political views, further there are doubts as to how far Irving applies the historical method. This article documents some of… …

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  • 10 Phrases from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy — The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy is a comic science fiction series created by Douglas Adams that has become popular among fans of the genre(s) as well as members of the scientific community. Certain phrases from it are widely recognised and… …

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  • 11 Miracles attributed to Jesus — According to the canonical Gospels, Jesus worked many miracles in the course of his ministry, which may be categorized into cures, exorcisms, dominion over nature, three instances of raising the dead, and various others. To many Christians, the… …

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  • 12 Introduction to special relativity — In physics, special relativity is a fundamental theory about space and time, developed by Albert Einstein in 1905 [ On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies . (fourmilab.ch web site): [http://www.fourmilab.ch/etexts/einstein/specrel/www/… …

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  • 13 The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (documentary) — Infobox Film name = The Revolution Will Not Be Televised image size = caption = director = Kim Bartley Donnacha O Briain producer = David Power writer = narrator = starring = music = cinematography = Kim Bartley Donnacha O Briain editing = Ángel… …

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  • 14 Prayers to Broken Stones — infobox Book | name = Prayers to Broken Stones title orig = translator = image caption = author = Dan Simmons illustrator = cover artist = Gary Ruddell country = United States language = English series = Multiple genre = Science fiction, Horror,… …

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  • 15 2003 to 2008 world oil market chronology — This article is a chronolgy of events affecting the oil market. For a discussion of the energy crisis of the same period, see 2000s energy crisis and Effects of 2000s energy crisis. For current fuel prices see Gasoline usage and pricing. From the …

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  • 16 Crossroads to Islam: The Origins of the Arab Religion and the Arab State — Crossroads to Islam : the origins of the Arab religion and the Arab state   …

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  • 17 One Life to Live miscellaneous characters — The following are minor or recurring characters from the American soap opera One Life to Live. Contents 1 Kimberly Andrews 2 Nigel Bartholomew Smythe …

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  • 18 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum — This article is about the musical. For the film, see A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (film). A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Revival Cast Recording Music …

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  • 19 Second Amendment to the United States Constitution — The Second Amendment (Amendment II) to the United States Constitution is a part of the United States Bill of Rights that protects the pre existing individual right to possess and carry weapons (i.e. keep and bear arms ) in case of confrontation.… …

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  • 20 Characters of The Keys to the Kingdom — The Keys to the Kingdom is a fantasy adventure book series, written by Garth Nix, started in 2003 with Mister Monday . The series follows the story of Arthur Penhaligon and his charge as the Rightful Heir of the Architect to claim the Seven Keys… …

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