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Arts & crafts; Sculpture

The Pietà (1498–1499) is a world-famous work of Renaissance ...

fireworks of glass

Arts & crafts; Fine art

Fireworks of glass is a common form of blown glass ...

glass ceiling

Arts & crafts; Fine art

The glass ceiling is one of Chilhuly's favorite art forms ...

Dresden Altarpiece

Arts & crafts; Oil painting

The Dresden Altarpiece is a triptych by German Renaissance ...

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Thousand Days' War

History; World history

The Thousand Days' War (1899–1902), was a civil armed ...

Margaret Thatcher

History; British history

Margaret Thatcher (13 October 1925 – 8 April 2013) was a ...

african djembe and other drums

History; African history

A djembe is an acient african drum which is usually used in ...

Helike of Greece

History; Ancient history

An ancient Greek city that disappeared overnight due to an ...

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Concrete slab

Engineering; Civil engineering

It is a common structural element of modern buildings. A ...


Materials science; Metallurgy

In machining, boring is the process of enlarging a hole ...


Materials science; Metallurgy

Cleavage, in structural geology and petrology, describes a ...

Hazardous Materials

Materials science; Metallurgy

Dangerous goods are solids, liquids, or gases that can harm ...

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Gothic architecture

Language; Encyclopedias

A varied style of architecture distinguished by its high ...


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The Indian fig; a tree whose branches, bending to the ...


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An island alleged by tradition to have existed in the ...