Mission San Diego de Alcala was the first of all California missions as well as being California’s first mission church. This historical structure provides an experience and understanding into early american history and the spread of Catholicism throughout the west coast. Mission De Alcala still serves the community today as an active parish and is open to the public to tour the remnants of early life in our state.
Hipparchus was a greek astronomer, geographer, and mathematician born 190 B.C. in Nicaea and died in 120 B.C. Rhodes, Rhodes, Greece. Hipparchus is accredited as the inventor of trigonometry because of his discovery of the first table of chords and also because he's the only person with valid data of the discovery and usage of trigonometry. In order to calculate the rising and setting of zodiacal signs, Hipparchus brought to light the division of circles into 360 degrees and the calculation of chords by looking at the triangles (spherical triangles or triangles that made up a circle) differently. Hipparchus experimented putting all triangles to be within a circle and with the three points each touching the
Wild horses of Asstatuge live in Maryland. Asstatuge is an Island so the horses are shown in water. The horses on Asstatug Island survive from each other. Asstatuge's horses are herds of horses so they do not have an owner. That's why they are called wild horses because there don't have an owner.
“ Binghampton is like a bowl because once you get to the top you fall right back down “ Anfernee Hardaway was raised in Binghampton which is a neighborhood in Memphis, Tennessee Anfernee was raised mostly by his grandmother while his mother worked all day. Anfernee’s grandmother gave him the nickname “pretty” which was mistaken for “penny” because of her southern accent . Anfernee had a bestfriend who was younger than him his name was Desmond Merriweather they both loved basketball so everyday they would face each other after school, they attended rival high schools. Anfernee attended Treadwell High school and Desmond attended
In 16th century England, in the midst of King Henry VIII’s separation from the Catholic church, this was a group of Protestants whose goal was to truly purify the Church of England of any Catholic practices. The Puritans believed in predestination. A group of Puritans, called Separatists, chose to leave the Church of England completely and settled in the New England colonies.
This proposal is to help bring to life the Semester on the Appalachain, a semester long expedition on the Appalachian Trail for a group of ten participants, in order to provide an environment that can not be replicated in a typical classroom setting. In the proposal, it will provide research on the benefits of experiential and expedition education, improvement on psychological health, and organizations that run similar programs.
Recently, the Junior Civitan Club held a charter ceremony to officially recognize the club as part of Junior Civitan. This was a very momentous occasion for not only members and sponsors of the club, but for the school as well.
All I knew about Corpus Christi, Texas, before I visited my step-daughter, Michelle, and her family there this summer was that it was a seaside vacation town on the Gulf of Mexico. I expected to find a typical American beach resort, replete with masses of tourists and messy hedonistic vitality. And, that’s what I found – in part.
Today Miss Cortes decided to take the children to Lincoln Park for a family day out. It was Ms. Cortes, Mr. Perez (the children's father), Nicholas, Messiah and Jordan. I met the family in front of Project Home at 6pm and then we walked to Lincoln Park. When we got to the park Mr. Perez left to go to the store to get snacks and water and took Jordan with him. He did not came back until 8:15pm. This left Ms. Cortes to deal with Nicolas and Messiah on her own. Before entering the playground area, Ms. Cortes told the boys they were not allowed to get wet and do not leave the play area. They children all wanted to play on different things at first . Jordan wanted to get on the swing, Messiah wanted to play on the train and Nicholas went over to the sliding board. Ms. Cortes found a breach in the middle of the play ground were she could keep on eye on all of them and left her bags. She walked over to Jordan and pushed him on the wing for a few minutes. When he asked to get down she brought him over to the bench. Mr. Perez than walked over and told Ms. Cortes he was going to the
Mi Ranchito is a cocina and cantina serving up Mexicana cuisine with more than a decade of loyal clientele. With a passion for freshness, each dish goes from the kitchen to the table immediately. The appetizers are all made from scratch and include such popular favorites as espinaca cheese dip, carne asada quesadilla, fresh guacamole, stuffed fried avocado and Cancun chicken. The burritos are a popular menu item at Mi Ranchito as they are made with fresh made flour tortillas and plenty of filling options to choose from.
Uluru is located in the middle of Uluru National Park, and is about 335 Kilometres Southwest of Alice Springs, however many people travel by road, which is about 463 Kilometres from Alice Springs.
Crude oil plays a vital role in the daily lives of Los Angeles County residents. Oil is refined into petroleum products that are consumed daily in a myriad of ways. Some of these uses include operating a vehicle, heating a home, producing electric power, and manufacturing plastics. One city in Los Angeles County was created in response to the induction of a crude oil refinery.
There are five rivers in Big Bend National Park: Rio Grande, Santa Elena Canyon, Mariscal Canyon, Boquillas Canyon, and Lower Canyons (NPS). The biggest one is the Rio Grande; which is best known as “Rio Bravo.” This river is located in Brewster County between Mexico and United State border (N.p., n.d. Web.). The Rio Grande has a problem with a lacking of water, which increased the potential for water quality degradation and toxic chemical contamination; the cause of this problem it’s because of the growth of maquiladora plants (N.p., n.d. Web.). The Rio Grande doesn’t affect the park, but basically, the researchers believe that the river upstream was affected by the park. In Big Bend National Park, researchers
Annastasia is a senior in high school trying to piece her life together as she prepares for life after high school.Throughout the past four years she has been faced with multiple obstacles and setbacks. However, through the outcome of these events they have helped contribute to the individual she is today, and who she will be in the future.
Geniux is a brain supplement that the retailers claim is the vital “smart pill” that would give you focus, enriched memory, as well as more energy. They state their patented formulation has been cautiously studied and made by a top US producer and is so fast-acting you might feel its effects just seconds afterward you take it.