The history of american mortgage facts, statistics & information for home buyers, economic experts and financial historians one of the factors underlining the american dream consists of purchasing and officially owning a house. The largest earthquake ever recorded by seismic instruments anywhere on the earth was a magnitude 95 earthquake in chile on may 22, 1960 that earthquake occurred on a fault that is almost 1,000 miles long and 150 miles wide, dipping into the earth at a shallow angle. Tornado facts & history what is a tornado a tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a thunderstorm to the ground with whirling winds that can reach 300 miles per hour.
History of vinyl music records early disc music records were made of various materials including hard rubber from 1897 onwards, earlier materials were largely replaced by a rather brittle formula of 25% shellac (a material obtained from the excretion of a southeast asian beetle), a filler of a cotton compound similar to manila paper, powdered slate, and a small amount of a wax lubricant. History being the record of human action is a richly variegated material, and it is not easy to give a true impression of the stuff by snipping off an inch or two. The earliest recorded festivities in honor of a new year's arrival date back some 4,000 years to ancient babylon new year's day is celebrated on january 1 for the first time in history as.
Carfax vehicle history products and services are based only on information supplied to carfax carfax does not have the complete history of every vehicle use the carfax search as one important tool, along with a vehicle inspection and test drive, to make a better decision about your next used car. The history of the united states is vast and complex, but can be broken down into moments and time periods that divided, unified, and changed the united states into the country it is today: the library of congress has compiled a list of historic events for each day of the year, titled this day in. #hurricane #michael is the strongest october continental us hurricane landfall on record (ranked by pressure) michael's landfall pressure was 919 hpa the prior october record was 938 hpa set by the georgia hurricane of 1898 and equaled by hazel in 1954. History (from greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation) is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.
Viking history: facts & myths by ryan goodrich, a few years after the earliest recorded raid, until the 1050s, a few years before the norman conquest of england in 1066, according to angelo. A selection of significant events, inventions, products and their purveyors,from cylinder to dvd the road that leads us from edison's tin-foil cylinder to today's audio dvd is a fascinating avenue crammed with remarkable people, inventions and innovations our past accomplishments contribute to what we are today, and signp. From east to west although there's a paucity of recorded history on meditation, its roots travel back to ancient times researchers speculate that primitive hunter-gatherer societies may have discovered meditation and its altered states of consciousness while staring at the flames of their fires.
Other links scoreboard standings stats nfl tickets directory nfl ticket exchange. History of music pre-renaissance music: the evolution of instruments and theory prehistoric music the earliest forms of music were probably drum-based, percussion instruments being the most readily available at the time (ie rocks, sticks. The history of recreation and leisure is a rich tapestry of people, places, events, and social forces, showing the role of religion, education, and government and the customs and values of different cultures.
The earth's climate has changed throughout history just in the last 650,000 years there have been seven cycles of glacial advance and retreat, with the abrupt end of the last ice age about 7,000 years ago marking the beginning of the modern climate era — and of human civilization. I-94 automation fact sheet overview sion, class of admission and admitted until date the electronic arrival/departure record can be obtained at. Best answer: history is important because we are the past: we are the sum of all the events--good, bad, and indifferent--that have happened to us this sum product guides our actions in the present this sum product guides our actions in the present.
In december 1955 the social security administration published a 16-page illustrated explanation of the procedures it used to maintain social security records on the nation's covered workers. (the gilder lehrman institute of american history has created a curriculum for 20,000 low-income new york city public school students who will be able to see the musical, in a program funded by. The deadliest earthquake in history in july 5, 1201 in egypt and syria, the deadliest earthquake in recorded history struck making it one of the 10 worst natural disasters of all times this disaster rocked the eastern mediterranean and killed over 11 million people, destroying countless homes. History of slavery including an evil of civilization, slaves in babylon, slaves in greece, slaves in rome, slaves in the middle ages, portuguese slave trade, the triangular trade, the abolitionist movement, the issue of slavery, emancipation proclamation.
Noun rec rd [rek-erd] /ˈrɛk ərd/ an act of recording the state of being recorded, as in writing an account in writing or the like preserving the memory or knowledge of facts or events. Depending upon the type and time period of the land entry, the case file may yield only a few facts already known to the researcher or it may present new insights about ancestors, family history, title, and land use issues. Historic fun facts about england you can reach back into the history of the british isles and pull out fun facts about england from any year the following are the most interesting fun facts that you may not have known or realized. Sun time is based on the fact that the sun reaches its highest point (the meridian), in the middle of the day, and on the next day at its highest point, it will have completed a full cycle however, the time between the sun reaching successive meridians is often different from clock time.