The Himalayas or Himalaya literally meaning "abode of snow" is a mountain range in the South Asia, which separates the Indo-Gangetic Plain from the Tibetan Plateau. This range is home to nine of the ten highest peaks on Earth, including the highest above sea level, Mount Everest. The Himalayas have profoundly shaped the cultures of South Asia. Many Himalayan peaks are sacred in both Buddhism and Hinduism.
The Himalayas are bordered on the north by the Tibetan Plateau, on the south by the Indo-G..
Gannets are seabirds comprising the genus Morus, in the family Sulidae, closely related to boobies. They have a maximum lifespan of up to 35 years.
The gannets are large white birds with yellowish heads; black-tipped wings; and long bills. Northern gannets are the largest seabirds in the North Atlantic, with a wingspan of up to 2 metres (6.6 ft). The other two species occur in the temperate seas around southern Africa, southern Australia and New Zealand.
Gannets hunt fish by diving from a h..
French Quintuplets Raymond Sambor visiting his Wife in Hospital. 1934
The Dionne Quintuplets (French pronunciation: [d͡zjɔn]; born May 28, 1934) are the first quintuplets known to have survived their infancy. The identical sisters were born in Canada, just outside Callander, Ontario, near the village of Corbeil. All five survived to adulthood.
The Dionne girls were born two months premature. After four months with their family, they were made Wards of the King for the next nine years under th..
A photo of climbers on their way to the mountain range of Himalayas.
The Himalayas or Himalaya literally meaning "abode of snow") is a mountain range in the South Asia, which separates the Indo-Gangetic Plain from the Tibetan Plateau. This range is home to nine of the ten highest peaks on Earth, including the highest above sea level, Mount Everest. The Himalayas have profoundly shaped the cultures of South Asia. Many Himalayan peaks are sacred in both Buddhism and Hinduism.
The Himalayas are ..
SS Flying Enterprise was a 6,711 ton Type C1-B ship which sank in 1952. She was built in 1944 as SS Cape Kumukaki for the United States Maritime Commission for use in World War II. The ship was sold in 1947 and then operated in scheduled service under the name Flying Enterprise...
The wrecked aircraft towed at Karlstad outer harbor. A single-engine seaplane with two men on board collided on Friday with a berth in the Karlstad harbor and sank. The two occupants, the driver Rune German and mechanic Ivan Pettersson broke unharmed in the country.plane, Karlstad, harbor, sky, fly, sank, water, engine, seaplaneAirplane Crash in Karlstad..
Aviation accident. Part of a wing has fallen and hanging in the telephone wires.Fotograf Pelle L.Plane, accident, 50's air craft, air craft, air plane, artistic photo, telephone wires, urban, swedish, wing..
Old fully rigged ship af Chapman has been saved from the scrap merchants to the water and to the future. For a cheap price, measly five thousand, it becomes city property. The ship will not only serve beauty, by habitually anchored at Stockholms power. It will also benefit the utility and decorating the hostel. The purchase agreement has certainly not yet been signed, it takes place in the next cabinet meeting...
In the middle of next week is the Red Cross, a boat from Falkenberg to Nigeria with 600 tons of emergency food to the famine-affected Saharan countries. From Liberia, the food is flown to Mali, Upper Volta, Niger and Chad. The map certain individuals how aid supplies organized. A boat goes from Falkenberg to Buchanan in Liberia...
Map of the accident site in the outer Stockholm archipelago. The search for the two pilots concentrated on the ringed area northeast of the Swedish piles. Two 'flying barrels,' fighter of the type J 29, crashed into the sea off the Swedish piles in Stockholm's outer archipelago. Despite an extensive search party of both aircraft and vessels both had not yet been able to find the aircraft operator, field Aviator Lars-Erik Eriksson and Sune Ossian Stridh from Svea airbase in Barkarby. The search w..
A constitutional referendum was held in the Democratic Republic of the Congo between 4 and 16 June 1967. The new constitution created a unitary state with a presidential system, whereby the president would be selected by a unicameral National Assembly and then approved by a referendum. It also abolished presidential term limits, limited the number of political parties to two, and gave women the vote.
The prosposed constitution was approved by 97.8% of voters...
The largest village in the monba country. All the houses are roofed with bamboo matting.The big whitewashed building on the left, which has a timber roof, is the Tibetan dzong (fort), or official residence. A bamboo rope stretched across the river is decorated with prayer flags.
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All staff members of British Airways standing together in front of airplane.
British Airways, often shortened to BA, is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom and the largest airline in the United Kingdom based on fleet size. When measured by passengers carried, it is second-largest in United Kingdom (behind easyJet). The airline is based in Waterside near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport.
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Harold Macmillan inside the vehicle.
Maurice Harold Macmillan, 1st Earl of Stockton, OM, PC, FRS was a British Conservative politician and statesman who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 10 January 1957 to 18 October 1963. ..
A view of Yongbulagang Monastery, 1987.
Yongbulagang Monastery, built on a hill in Nedong County, Tibet, around 100 B.C. The Buddhist monument was recently restored by the Chinese Government.
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Three men, who are members of an association, having a conversation, 1970.
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A view of small ships searching for wreckage at the Black Seea. 1986.
Part of the Large Flotilla of small ships and helicopters searching the Black Sea in the Tsemess Bay off Novorossiysk, following the Soviet Union's worst ever maritime disaster in September 1986. Some 398 people were dead or missing following the accident in which the freighter "Pyotr Vasev" rammed and sand the cruise liner "Admiral Nakhimov".
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The Soviet bulk carrier "Pyotr Vasev", back in the port after its collision ith the cruise liner, "Admiral Nakhimov" in September 1986. The freighter rammed the linner in the Black Sea, and the stricken ship sank within eight minutes, leaving 398 people dead or missing. It was the Soviet Union's worst ever maritime disaster.
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