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|This is the horn antenna of the Bell Laboratories. In 1964 Robert Woodrow Wilson and Arno Penzias accidentally discovered with this antenna the Cosmic microwave background radiation, considered as the best evidence for the Big Bang theory.|
In 1978, Wilson and Penzias received the Nobel Price for their discovery.
|Ammonites are an extinct group of marine animals (subclass Ammonoidea) in the phylum Mollusca and class Cephalopoda. Their closest living relative is probably the modern nautilus, whom they resemble. Their fossil shells have the form of flat spirals (though there are some rarer non-spiraled forms, called heteromorphs) and are responsible for the animals' name as they somewhat resemble a tightly...||08/31/2005||858|
|Wyoming landscape in Big Horn area resembles a face of a person with closed eye facing to the west. Eye to the left of placemark. Maybe Sitting Bull or George Armstrong Custer reflecting on the battle of the Little Bighorn that took place a few miles up north, back in 1876...
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|The Golden Horns of Gallehus were two golden horns, one shorter than the other, discovered in North Slesvig, or Schleswig, in Denmark. The horns were believed to date to the fifth century (Germanic Iron Age).|
The longer horn was discovered on July 20, 1639 by a peasant girl named Kirsten Svendsdatter in the village of Gallehus, near Møgeltønder when she saw it protrude above the ...
|Old airfield in Australia used by the allies in World War 2||08/26/2010||468|
|You will find very fine beaches in North-Donegal too. Picture shows some of them around Horn Head (Cloghaneely area). You can visit them all on a 20 miles' drive.||08/28/2005||472|
|Well known and respected by all seafares this is the view of Cape Hoorn (Also known as Cape Horn), the southernmost tip of South America.||08/03/2005||1,280|
|Deutsche Post on a roof in Augsburg||01/26/2008||319|
|Though it looks like stone, it's made out of iron: the Bulgarian Orthodox Church of St. Stephen of the Bulgars, on the Golden Horn in Balat, was cast in Vienna, floated down the Danube on 100 barges, and bolted together here in Istanbul in 1871.||10/07/2005||402|
|Halic Bridge over the Golden Horn, istanbul.||10/15/2005||576|
|The Externsteine (51°52′8″N, 8°55′3″E) are a distinctive rock formation located in the Teutoburger Wald region of northwestern Germany, not far from the city of Detmold at Horn-Bad Meinberg. The formation consists of several tall, narrow columns of rock which rise abruptly from the surrounding wooded hills. The name probably means "stones of the Egge".||11/28/2006||1,085|
|This is Elvis Presleys Circle G Ranch which he bought 1966 for 3000 USD just before his wedding with Pricilla. It's located at Horn Lake in the state of Mississippi, just south of Memphis.|
Here they spent their honeymoon days. He sold it again in 1974.
It was here he had his horses stabled and the scenes when he was horseback riding were made here.