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|The Stanford University radio telescope which is used for SETI research.||08/17/2005||680|
|CERN is the world's largest particle accelerator and is located on the border of France and Switzerland. It is also known for being the birthplace of the world wide web. Its 27 km circumference circular tunnel (located 100 metres underground) will house the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), due to start operation in 2007.||01/19/2006||3,926|
|This training center was opened in 1978, and has two separate training track areas, which include various turf and dirt courses. There are approximately 2,300 race horses stabled at the Center. |
| The Observatory at Stanford in the San Francisco Bay Area consists of five 18 metre dishes operating as a high-resolution X-band interferometer for extragalactic observational work. |
The Observatory (historically known as "Heliopolis"), first achieved the angular resolution of the human eye (one arcminute). It was also here that the first discovery was made revealing the direction of m...
|200 km bicycle trail through the Laurentian Mountains of Québec. North of Montreal. Former Canadian Pacific railroad from Saint-Jerome to Mount Laurier. More info.||09/23/2005||1,597|
|Shambhala Mountain Center|
Shambhala Mountain Center is a mountain valley retreat located on 600 acres in northern Colorado. Since 1971 the Center has offered hundreds of programs on Buddhist meditation, yoga and other contemplative disciplines. Tamed by thirty years of use as a contemplative retreat, Shambhala Mountain Center is a place where one of the basic truths of Buddhism—t...
|Opened in 1969 as Japan's first training center, Ritto features both turf and dirt courses. Besides the fundamental training courses, the Center has also added an uphill straightway, a wood chip course, a beach type track and a racehorse swimming pool in constant modernization of its facilities. |
|These twin circular lakes (large dark features) were formed simultaneously by the impact of an asteroidal pair which slammed into the planet approximately 290 million years ago. The lakes are located near the eastern shore of Hudson Bay within the Canadian Shield in a region of generally low relief in northern Quebec province. Notice that the larger western structure contains a ring of islands ...||08/12/2005||1,076|
|This overlay shows the projected areas of development near Augusta, GA for the International Disc Golf Center. In addition to many chapmionship disc golf courses on property, the center will house the Ed Headrick Memorial Museum, home to the Disc Golf Hall of Fame. The center has its grand opening on April 20, 2007.||04/12/2007||647|
|The Center sits on roughly 60 acres of land that is bounded by South Shore Drive on the west, 71st Street on the south, and Lake Michigan on the north and east. There is a nine-hole course, run by Kemper Golf that offers a 1st Tee Program for youth; a beach with open space for picnics; picnic areas; gardens; a Nature center and Bird Sanctuary; and a horse stable currently used by the Chicago Po...||08/28/2005||341|
|Pearlridge Center is the largest indoor, super-regional shopping center in Hawaii with the island's only monorail system that transports customers between Uptown and Downtown Pearlridge and overlooks historic Pearl Harbor and the Arizona Memorial.|