Items that were once in our Current Events category.|
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|The Great Exhibition, also known as the Crystal Palace Exhibition, was an international exhibition held in Hyde Park London, from 1 May to 15 October 1851. Prince Albert, Queen Victoria's consort, was an enthusiastic promoter of the exhibition. A special building, nicknamed The Crystal Palace, was designed by Joseph Paxton with a cast iron frame and glass panels. This massive glass house wa...||02/13/2006||400|
|Map of the events of December 14, 2005, when the Ameren pumped storage Taum Sauk facility collapsed after the company pumped it too full of water sending a 1.5 tsunami on Johnson Shut Ins State Park in Missouri.||02/13/2006||353|
|Locations of the 2002 winter games in Salt Lake City.||02/12/2006||294|
|the italian alps near sestriere,the region of the olympic winter games 2006, high resolution||02/11/2006||2,184|
|Sea Launch platform Odyssey is now preparing for the launch of the EchoStar X satellite atop a Russian-Ukrainian rocket Zenit- 3SL in February, 2006. On this mission, Sea Launch will lift the 4333 kg communications satellite to a high perigee geosynchronous transfer orbit.|
The Odyssey and the assembly and command ship are currently at the equatorial launch site.
|The 3 stadiums, Ford Field, Seahawks Stadium and Pittsburgh stadium.||02/08/2006||324|
|Site of postal shooting that left 7 dead.||02/02/2006||266|
|Qualifying Round Groups, with a click of a button you can see the countries from each group separately, or all together. The host countries' flags are shown - those of Switzerland and Austria, and all the 8 Venues (the stadiums) and their names and exact locations as well.||01/30/2006||880|
|2006 Formula 1 Circuits|
with data, date and photo....
|Running from Saturday July 1st to Sunday July 23th 2006, the 93rd Tour de France will be made up of a prologue and 20 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,600 kilometres.|
These 20 stages have the following profiles:
* 9 flat stages,
* 4 medium mountain stages,
* 5 mountain stages,
* 2 individual time-trial stages,
|The Tour 0f 2006 starts this year in Stasbourg!||01/23/2006||427|
BBC NEWS Saturday, 14 January 2006, 10:49 GMT
Pakistan is investigating an apparent missile strike on a village near the Afghan border which is reported to have targeted the deputy leader of al-Qaeda.
At least 18 people were killed in the raid but it remains unclear if Ayman al-Zawahiri was among them...
|The 15th stadiums of the world cup in Spain.|
|BBC NEWS Thursday, 12 January 2006|
Hundreds killed in Hajj stampede
At least 345 Muslim pilgrims have died in a crush during the stone-throwing ritual at the Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, officials say.
Hundreds of pilgrims have also been injured. A BBC correspondent at the scene in Mina saw dozens of bodies lined up on the ground.
|U2 are in the middle of another record breaking world tour, and being a fan I thought I'd chronicle a few of their past efforts. This file shows the venues and dates of all stops on their ZooTV, Popmart and Vertigo tours. Other U2 fans and stadium lovers might be interested.||01/11/2006||529|
|Site of worst mining disaster in the U.S. since 13 miners were killed by an explosion at a mine near Brookwood, Alabama, in December 2001, and the worst in West Virginia since 1968's Farmington No. 9 Mining Disaster, which resulted in the passage of the Mine and Health and Safety Act of 1969.|
38° 54′ 4...
|This is a QTVR link and location of the flooding of Dec. 05 in Sacramento.||01/05/2006||310|
|Grass Fires Scorch Oklahoma, Texas - 27th December 2005 - (www.pk-productions.co.uk)||12/28/2005||415|
|Powerplant of Sosnovy Bor (80 kms west of St-Petersburg) was submitted to a new explosion which ... according to Russian official nuclear security council was of "no danger" (?????), just 3 people severely wounded and burnt (1 dead)! This is the 2nd accident on that plant since 1992... CNN report: www.cnn.com/2005/WORLD/europe/ 12/16/russia.nuclear.plant.blast.ap||12/17/2005||1,431|
|This is where a Resevoir burst it's banks and currently 3 people ar in critical.||12/14/2005||388|
|Point of explosion of the oil depot in the north of London on sunday morning and picture of the cloud of smoke||12/12/2005||1,740|
|From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.|
The 2005 Hemel Hempstead fuel depot explosions were a series of explosions that took place at the Hertfordshire Oil Storage Terminal near Hemel Hempstead in Hertfordshire, in the United Kingdom on December 11, 2005.
The first and largest explosion occurred at around 6.03 am GMT. An inversion layer permitted people to hear it from at l...
|This Is Where The Final Routemaster, The Most Famous Bus Will Leave For Its Last Journey. This Bus Route Is 159||12/09/2005||425|
|site of the execution chamber at San Quentin Prison, where Tookie Williams is set to be executed on 13 Dec 2005.||12/07/2005||561|
|This Is The Location Of All 11 British Basketball League 2005-6 Locations. (www.pk-productions.co.uk)||12/05/2005||234|