174 relations: A. E. Douglass, Aetolia, Agnès Fienga, Agrigento, Akiyoshidai Quasi-National Park, Albion (Blake), Alexander Tielens, Alfred Hershey, Antonín Rükl, Antonio Meucci, Arawn, Ares, Arnold Böcklin, Artemis, Asceticism, Astronomical Calculation Institute (Heidelberg University), Athena, Atsushi Takahashi, Babylon, Bambi, Bee Gees, Bohemia, Boris Vian, Boulder, Carl Friedrich Zelter, CERN, Charles Green (astronomer), Chelyabinsk, Christian Koeberl, Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Chunichi Dragons, Claire Armstrong, Cynthia, Czech Republic, David Gauthier, Décines-Charpieu, Diomedes, Edo period, Emil Abderhalden, Emil Artin, Esteban Manuel de Villegas, Eugène Ysaÿe, Eugenio Beltrami, Euphrates, Ferdinand Augustin Hallerstein, Francesco Manca, Francis of Assisi, Franz Marc, Freimut Börngen, Fukuoka Prefecture, ..., Fuzhou, G. E. Moore, Gabriela Beňačková, Georg Joachim Rheticus, George David Birkhoff, Girraween National Park, Grenville Turner, Guy de Maupassant, Heidelberg, Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff, Heinrich Zille, Heinz Rühmann, Heracles, Hluboká nad Vltavou, Innsbruck, Isfahan, Italy, Jan Eskymo Welzl, Július Satinský, Jodrell Bank Observatory, Johannes von Gmunden, John Bird (astronomer), Josef Čapek, Kaga Domain, Kaga Province, Karl May, Karl Schwarzschild Observatory, Kitakyushu, Koku, Kuusankoski, Kyoto, Laura Bassi, Leiden, Lione, List of minor planet discoverers, List of minor planets: 15001–16000, Lucca, Luciano Guerriero, Luciano Tesi, Lutz D. Schmadel, Marijn Franx, Mark Armstrong (astronomer), Mark Trueblood, Max Delbrück, Meanings of minor planet names: 15001–16000, Menoetius, Mesopotamia, Michael Li, Michael Schumacher, Michigan, Midori (violinist), Mir, Monsummano Terme, Naples, National Institute of Standards and Technology, National University of Kharkiv, Nobel Prize, Numa Pompilius, Oleg Kotov, Patroclus, Paul Éluard, Peggy Whitson, Periphas, Philip Johan von Strahlenberg, Piet Mondrian, Prachatice, Province, Regeneron Science Talent Search, Reginald Fessenden, Rhodes, Robert E. Cox, Robot, Rosa rugosa, Sabena, Saddlebrooke, Arizona, Saint Boniface, Salvador Luria, Sarreguemines, Serchio, Sex on the Moon, Sicily, Silvio Pettirossi, Sky & Telescope, Société astronomique de France, Spike Milligan, Steward Observatory, Supernova, Sydney, Telemachus, The Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge (DCYSC), The Goon Show, Tigris, Tlepolemus, Town, Tuscany, Tyrol (state), University of Arizona, University of Manchester, University of Western Ontario, Vala, or The Four Zoas, Vermilion Bird, Vitus Bering, Walter Ernsting, Will Cuppy, William Wales (astronomer), World Heritage site, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Yenisei River, Zen, 15017 Cuppy, 15092 Beegees, 15094 Polymele, 15224 Penttilä, 15258 Alfilipenko, 15262 Abderhalden, 15268 Wendelinefroger, 15350 Naganuma, 15374 Teta, 15415 Rika, 15460 Manca, 15760 Albion, 15810 Arawn, 15811 Nüsslein-Volhard, 15817 Lucianotesi. Expand index (124 more) » « Shrink index
Aetolia (Αἰτωλία, Aἰtōlía) is a mountainous region of Greece on the north coast of the Gulf of Corinth, forming the eastern part of the modern regional unit of Aetolia-Acarnania.
Agnès Fienga is a French astronomer working at the Institut de Mécanique Céleste et de Calcul des Éphémérides.
Agrigento (Sicilian: Girgenti or Giurgenti) is a city on the southern coast of Sicily, Italy and capital of the province of Agrigento.
is a Quasi-National Park in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.
In the complex mythology of William Blake, Albion is the primeval man whose fall and division results in the Four Zoas: Urizen, Tharmas, Luvah/Orc and Urthona/Los.
Alexander Godfried Gerardus Maria (Xander) Tielens (born 1953) is an astronomer at Leiden Observatory, Leiden University, in the Netherlands.
Alfred Day Hershey (December 4, 1908 – May 22, 1997) was an American Nobel Prize–winning bacteriologist and geneticist.
Antonín Rükl (September 22, 1932 – July 12, 2016) was a Czech astronomer, cartographer, and author.
Antonio Santi Giuseppe Meucci (13 April 1808 – 18 October 1889) was an Italian inventor and an associate of Giuseppe Garibaldi (a major political figure in the history of Italy).
In Welsh mythology, Arawn (/'ɑːrɑːʊn/) was the king of the otherworld realm of Annwn, appearing prominently in the first branch, and alluded to in the fourth.
Ares (Ἄρης, Áres) is the Greek god of war.
Arnold Böcklin (16 October 182716 January 1901) was a Swiss symbolist painter.
Artemis (Ἄρτεμις Artemis) was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities.
Asceticism (from the ἄσκησις áskesis, "exercise, training") is a lifestyle characterized by abstinence from sensual pleasures, often for the purpose of pursuing spiritual goals.
The Astronomical Calculation Institute (Astronomisches Rechen-Institut; ARI) is a research institute in Heidelberg, Germany, dating from the 1700s.
Athena; Attic Greek: Ἀθηνᾶ, Athēnā, or Ἀθηναία, Athēnaia; Epic: Ἀθηναίη, Athēnaiē; Doric: Ἀθάνα, Athānā or Athene,; Ionic: Ἀθήνη, Athēnē often given the epithet Pallas,; Παλλὰς is the ancient Greek goddess of wisdom, handicraft, and warfare, who was later syncretized with the Roman goddess Minerva.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
Babylon (KA2.DIĜIR.RAKI Bābili(m); Aramaic: בבל, Babel; بَابِل, Bābil; בָּבֶל, Bavel; ܒܒܠ, Bāwēl) was a key kingdom in ancient Mesopotamia from the 18th to 6th centuries BC.
Bambi is a 1942 American animated film directed by David Hand (supervising a team of sequence directors), produced by Walt Disney and based on the book Bambi, a Life in the Woods by Austrian author Felix Salten.
The Bee Gees --> were a pop music group formed in 1958.
Bohemia (Čechy;; Czechy; Bohême; Bohemia; Boemia) is the westernmost and largest historical region of the Czech lands in the present-day Czech Republic.
Boris Vian (10 March 1920 – 23 June 1959) was a French polymath: writer, poet, musician, singer, translator, critic, actor, inventor and engineer.
In geology, a boulder is a rock fragment with size greater than in diameter.
Carl Friedrich Zelter (11 December 1758 15 May 1832)Grove/Fuller-Maitland, 1910.
The European Organization for Nuclear Research (Organisation européenne pour la recherche nucléaire), known as CERN (derived from the name Conseil européen pour la recherche nucléaire), is a European research organization that operates the largest particle physics laboratory in the world.
Charles Green (baptised 26 December 1734 – 29 January 1771) was a British astronomer, noted for his assignment by the Royal Society in 1768 to the expedition sent to the Pacific Ocean in order to observe the transit of Venus aboard James Cook's Endeavour.
Chelyabinsk (a) is a city and the administrative center of Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located in the northeast of the oblast, south of Yekaterinburg, just to the east of the Ural Mountains, on the Miass River, on the border of Europe and Asia.
Christian Köberl (born February 18, 1959 in Vienna) is a professor of impact research and planetary geology at the University of Vienna, Austria, and director general of the Natural History Museum in Vienna.
Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (born 20 October 1942) is a German developmental biologist and 1995 Nobel Prize-winner.
The are a professional baseball team based in Nagoya, the chief city in the Chūbu region of Japan.
Claire Armstrong is a British amateur astronomer.
Cynthia is a feminine given name of Greek origin: Κυνθία, Kynthía, "from Mount Cynthus" on Delos island.
The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known by its short-form name Czechia (Česko), is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
David Gauthier (born 10 September 1932) is a Canadian-American philosopher best known for his neo-Hobbesian social contract (contractarian) theory of morality, as developed in his 1986 book Morals by Agreement.
Décines-Charpieu is a commune in the Metropolis of Lyon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France.
Diomedes (Jones, Daniel; Roach, Peter, James Hartman and Jane Setter, eds. Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary. 17th edition. Cambridge UP, 2006. or) or Diomede (God-like cunning, advised by Zeus) is a hero in Greek mythology, known for his participation in the Trojan War.
The or is the period between 1603 and 1868 in the history of Japan, when Japanese society was under the rule of the Tokugawa shogunate and the country's 300 regional daimyō.
Emil Abderhalden (March 9, 1877 – August 5, 1950) was a Swiss biochemist and physiologist.
Emil Artin (March 3, 1898 – December 20, 1962) was an Austrian mathematician of Armenian descent.
Esteban Manuel de Villegas (Matute, La Rioja, 5 February 1589 – Nájera, La Rioja, 3 September 1669) was a 17th-century Spanish poet.
Eugène Ysaÿe (16 July 185812 May 1931) was a Belgian violinist, composer and conductor.
Eugenio Beltrami (16 November 1835 – 18 February 1900) was an Italian mathematician notable for his work concerning differential geometry and mathematical physics.
The Euphrates (Sumerian: Buranuna; 𒌓𒄒𒉣 Purattu; الفرات al-Furāt; ̇ܦܪܬ Pǝrāt; Եփրատ: Yeprat; פרת Perat; Fırat; Firat) is the longest and one of the most historically important rivers of Western Asia.
Ferdinand Augustin Haller von Hallerstein (Ferdinand Avguštin Haller von Hallerstein; 27 August 1703 – 29 October 1774), also known as August Allerstein or by his Chinese name Liu Songling, was a Jesuit missionary and astronomer from Carniola (then Habsburg Monarchy, now Slovenia).
Francesco Manca (born November 1966, in Milan, Italy) is an Italian amateur astronomer and discoverer of minor planets at the Sormano Astronomical Observatory in northern Italy.
Saint Francis of Assisi (San Francesco d'Assisi), born Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone, informally named as Francesco (1181/11823 October 1226), was an Italian Catholic friar, deacon and preacher.
Franz Marc (February 8, 1880 – March 4, 1916) was a German painter and printmaker, one of the key figures of the German Expressionist movement.
Freimut Börngen (born 17 October 1930) is a German astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
is a prefecture of Japan on Kyūshū Island.
Fuzhou, formerly romanized as Foochow, is the capital and one of the largest cities in Fujian province, China.
George Edward Moore (4 November 1873 – 24 October 1958), usually cited as G. E. Moore, was an English philosopher.
Gabriela Beňačková (also Gabriela Beňačková-Čápová), born March 25, 1947 in Bratislava, is a Chech lyric soprano of Slovak origin.
Georg Joachim de Porris, also known as Rheticus (16 February 1514 – 4 December 1574), was a mathematician, astronomer, cartographer, navigational-instrument maker, medical practitioner, and teacher.
George David Birkhoff (March 21, 1884 – November 12, 1944) was an American mathematician best known for what is now called the ergodic theorem.
Girraween National Park is an area of the Granite Belt in the Darling Downs region of Queensland, Australia reserved as a national park.
Grenville Turner FRS (born 1 November 1936 in Todmorden) is a research professor at the University of Manchester.
Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (5 August 1850 – 6 July 1893) was a French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers, who depicted human lives and destinies and social forces in disillusioned and often pessimistic terms.
Heidelberg is a college town in Baden-Württemberg situated on the river Neckar in south-west Germany.
Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff (Rühmkorff) (15 January 1803 in Hanover – 20 December 1877 in Paris) was a German instrument maker who commercialised the induction coil (often referred to as the Ruhmkorff coil.) Ruhmkorff was born in Hanover.
Rudolf Heinrich Zille (10 January 1858 – 9 August 1929) was a German illustrator and photographer.
Heinrich Wilhelm "Heinz" Rühmann (7 March 1902 – 3 October 1994) was a German film actor who appeared in over 100 films between 1926 and 1993.
Heracles (Ἡρακλῆς, Hēraklês, Glory/Pride of Hēra, "Hera"), born Alcaeus (Ἀλκαῖος, Alkaios) or Alcides (Ἀλκείδης, Alkeidēs), was a divine hero in Greek mythology, the son of Zeus and Alcmene, foster son of AmphitryonBy his adoptive descent through Amphitryon, Heracles receives the epithet Alcides, as "of the line of Alcaeus", father of Amphitryon.
Hluboká nad Vltavou, until 1912: Podhrad, Frauenberg) is a town in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.
Innsbruck is the capital city of Tyrol in western Austria and the fifth-largest city in Austria.
Isfahan (Esfahān), historically also rendered in English as Ispahan, Sepahan, Esfahan or Hispahan, is the capital of Isfahan Province in Iran, located about south of Tehran.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
Jan Welzl (15 August 1868, Zábřeh, Moravia, Austria-Hungary – 19 September 1948 Dawson City, Yukon, Canada) was a Czech traveller, adventurer, hunter, gold-digger, Eskimo chief and Chief Justice on island New Siberia and later story-teller and writer.
Július Satinský (20 August 1941 in Bratislava – 29 December 2002 in Bratislava) was a Slovak actor, comedian, singer, showman and writer.
The Jodrell Bank Observatory (originally the Jodrell Bank Experimental Station, then the Nuffield Radio Astronomy Laboratories from 1966 to 1999) is a British observatory that hosts a number of radio telescopes, and is part of the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics at the University of Manchester.
Johannes von Gmunden (Johannes de Gamundia; c. 1380 – February 23, 1442) was a German/Austrian astronomer, mathematician, humanist and early instrument maker.
John Bird (1709–1776), the mathematical instrument maker, was born at Bishop Auckland.
Josef Čapek (23 March 1887 – April 1945) was a Czech artist who was best known as a painter, but who was also noted as a writer and a poet.
The, also known as,; retrieved 2013-4-9.
was a province of Japan in the area that is today the south and western portion of Ishikawa Prefecture in the Hokuriku region of Japan.
Karl Friedrich May (also Carl; 25 February 1842 – 30 March 1912) was a German writer best known for his adventure novels set in the American Old West.
The Karl Schwarzschild Observatory (Karl-Schwarzschild-Observatorium) is a German astronomical observatory in Tautenburg near Jena, Thuringia.
is one of two designated cities in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, together with Fukuoka, with a population of just under 1 million people.
The is a Japanese unit of volume, equal to ten cubic shaku.
Kuusankoski is a neighborhood of city of Kouvola, former industrial town and municipality of Finland, located in the region of Kymenlaakso in the province of Southern Finland.
, officially, is the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture, located in the Kansai region of Japan.
Laura Maria Caterina Bassi (October 1711 – 20 February 1778) was an Italian physicist and academic.
Leiden (in English and archaic Dutch also Leyden) is a city and municipality in the province of South Holland, Netherlands.
Lione is both an Italian surname and a given name.
This is a list of all astronomers who are credited by the Minor Planet Center (MPC) with the discovery of one or several minor planets.
Lucca is a city and comune in Tuscany, Central Italy, on the Serchio, in a fertile plain near the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Luciano Guerriero is an Italian physicist.
Luciano Tesi (born 10 December 1931) is an Italian veterinarian, amateur astronomer, discoverer of a large number of minor planets, and director of the San Marcello Pistoiese Observatory.
Lutz D. Schmadel (July 2, 1942 in Berlin – October 21, 2016) was a German astronomer and a prolific discoverer of asteroids, who worked at the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut (ARI) of the University of Heidelberg.
Marijn Franx (born 20 July 1960) is a Dutch professor of Astronomy at Leiden University.
Mark Armstrong (born 1958) is a British amateur astronomer, a member of the British Astronomical Association.
Mark Trueblood is an American engineer and astronomer.
Max Ludwig Henning Delbrück (September 4, 1906 – March 9, 1981), a German–American biophysicist, helped launch the molecular biology research program in the late 1930s.
|- | 15001 Fuzhou || || Fuzhou, the capital of Fujian Province, P.R. China.
Menoetius or Menoetes (Μενοίτιος, Μενοίτης Menoitios), meaning doomed might, is a name that refers to three distinct beings from Greek mythology.
Mesopotamia is a historical region in West Asia situated within the Tigris–Euphrates river system, in modern days roughly corresponding to most of Iraq, Kuwait, parts of Northern Saudi Arabia, the eastern parts of Syria, Southeastern Turkey, and regions along the Turkish–Syrian and Iran–Iraq borders.
Michael Schumacher (born 3 January 1969) is a retired German racing driver who raced in Formula One for Jordan Grand Prix, Benetton and Ferrari, where he spent the majority of his career, as well as for Mercedes upon his return to the sport.
Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States.
who performs under the mononym Midori, is a Japanese-born American violinist.
Mir (Мир,; lit. peace or world) was a space station that operated in low Earth orbit from 1986 to 2001, operated by the Soviet Union and later by Russia.
Monsummano Terme is an comune located in the Province of Pistoia, Tuscany, central Italy.
Naples (Napoli, Napule or; Neapolis; lit) is the regional capital of Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is one of the oldest physical science laboratories in the United States.
The Karazin University (Каразінський університет) or officially the V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Харківський національний університет імені В. Н. Каразіна) is one of the major universities in Ukraine, and earlier in the Russian Empire and Soviet Union.
The Nobel Prize (Swedish definite form, singular: Nobelpriset; Nobelprisen) is a set of six annual international awards bestowed in several categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of academic, cultural, or scientific advances.
Numa Pompilius (753–673 BC; reigned 715–673 BC) was the legendary second king of Rome, succeeding Romulus.
Oleg Valeriyevich Kotov (Олег Валериевич Котов) was born on October 27, 1965, in Simferopol, Crimean oblast in the Ukrainian SSR.
In Greek mythology, as recorded in Homer's Iliad, Patroclus (Πάτροκλος, Pátroklos, "glory of the father") was the son of Menoetius, grandson of Actor, King of Opus.
Paul Éluard, born Eugène Émile Paul Grindel (14 December 1895 – 18 November 1952), was a French poet and one of the founders of the surrealist movement.
Peggy Annette Whitson (born February 9, 1960) is an American biochemistry researcher, retired NASA astronaut, and former NASA Chief Astronaut.
Periphas (Περίφᾱς, Períphās "conspicuousness") in Greek mythology may refer to.
Philip Johan von Strahlenberg (1676–1747) was a Swedish officer and geographer of German origin who made important contributions to the cartography of Russia.
Pieter Cornelis "Piet" Mondriaan, after 1906 Mondrian (later; 7 March 1872 – 1 February 1944), was a Dutch painter and theoretician who is regarded as one of the greatest artists of the 20th century.
Prachatice (Prachatitz) is a town in the South Bohemian Region, Czech Republic.
A province is almost always an administrative division within a country or state.
The Regeneron Science Talent Search, known for its first 57 years as the Westinghouse Science Talent Search, and then as the Intel Science Talent Search (Intel STS) from 1998 through 2016, is a research-based science competition in the United States for high school seniors.
Reginald Aubrey Fessenden (October 6, 1866 – July 22, 1932) was a Canadian-born inventor, who did a majority of his work in the United States and also claimed U.S. citizenship through his American-born father.
Rhodes (Ρόδος, Ródos) is the largest of the Dodecanese islands of Greece in terms of land area and also the island group's historical capital.
Robert Edward Cox (March 12, 1917 – December 16, 1989) was an American optical engineer and a popularizer of amateur telescope making.
A robot is a machine—especially one programmable by a computer— capable of carrying out a complex series of actions automatically.
Rosa rugosa (rugosa rose, beach rose, Japanese rose, or Ramanas rose) is a species of rose native to eastern Asia, in northeastern China, Japan, Korea and southeastern Siberia, where it grows on the coast, often on sand dunes.
The Societé Anonyme Belge d'Exploitation de la Navigation Aérienne, (French; "Belgian Corporation for Air Navigation Services"), better known internationally by the acronym Sabena or SABENA, was the national airline of Belgium from 1923 to 2001, with its base at Brussels National Airport.
Saddlebrooke is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pinal County, Arizona, United States.
Saint Boniface (Bonifatius; 675 – 5 June 754 AD), born Winfrid (also spelled Winifred, Wynfrith, Winfrith or Wynfryth) in the kingdom of Wessex in Anglo-Saxon England, was a leading figure in the Anglo-Saxon mission to the Germanic parts of the Frankish Empire during the 8th century.
Salvador Edward Luria (August 13, 1912 – February 6, 1991) was an Italian microbiologist, later a naturalized U.S. citizen.
Sarreguemines (German:, Lorraine Franconian: Saargemìnn) is a commune in the Moselle department of the Grand Est administrative region in north-eastern France.
Serchio (in antiquity the Auser) is the third longest river in the Italian region of Tuscany at, coming after the Arno at and the Ombrone,.
Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History is a book by Ben Mezrich, author of New York Times Best Seller Bringing Down the House and of The Accidental Billionaires.
Sicily (Sicilia; Sicìlia) is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea.
Silvio Pettirossi (June 16, 1887 – October 17, 1916) was a Paraguayan airplane pilot and aviation pioneer.
Sky & Telescope (S&T) is a monthly American magazine covering all aspects of amateur astronomy, including the following.
The Société astronomique de France (SAF), the French astronomical society, is a non-profit association in the public interest organized under French law (Association loi de 1901).
Terence Alan Milligan, (16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002), known as Spike Milligan, was a British-Irish comedian, writer, poet, playwright and actor.
Steward Observatory is the research arm of the Department of Astronomy at the University of Arizona (UA).
A supernova (plural: supernovae or supernovas, abbreviations: SN and SNe) is a transient astronomical event that occurs during the last stellar evolutionary stages of a star's life, either a massive star or a white dwarf, whose destruction is marked by one final, titanic explosion.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Telemachus (Τηλέμαχος, Tēlemakhos, literally "far-fighter") is a figure in Greek mythology, the son of Odysseus and Penelope, and a central character in Homer's Odyssey.
The Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge (DCYSC) is the former name of the youth science and engineering competition now known as the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge sponsored by Discovery Education and 3M for middle school students in the United States.
The Goon Show was a British radio comedy programme, originally produced and broadcast by the BBC Home Service from 1951 to 1960, with occasional repeats on the BBC Light Programme.
Batman River The Tigris (Sumerian: Idigna or Idigina; Akkadian: 𒁇𒄘𒃼; دجلة Dijlah; ܕܹܩܠܵܬ.; Տիգրիս Tigris; Դգլաթ Dglatʿ;, biblical Hiddekel) is the eastern member of the two great rivers that define Mesopotamia, the other being the Euphrates.
In Greek mythology, Tlepolemus (Τληπόλεμος, Tlēpólemos) was a son of Heracles and the leader of the Rhodian forces in the Trojan War.
A town is a human settlement.
Tuscany (Toscana) is a region in central Italy with an area of about and a population of about 3.8 million inhabitants (2013).
Tyrol (Tirol; Tirolo) is a federal state (Bundesland) in western Austria.
The University of Arizona (also referred to as U of A, UA, or Arizona) is a public research university in Tucson, Arizona.
The University of Manchester is a public research university in Manchester, England, formed in 2004 by the merger of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and the Victoria University of Manchester.
The University of Western Ontario (UWO), corporately branded as Western University as of 2012 and commonly shortened to Western, is a public research university in London, Ontario, Canada.
Vala, or The Four Zoas refers to one of the uncompleted prophetic books by the English poet William Blake, begun in 1797.
The Vermilion bird is one of the Four Symbols of the Chinese constellations.
Vitus Jonassen Bering (baptised 5 August 1681, died 19 December 1741),All dates are here given in the Julian calendar, which was in use throughout Russia at the time.
Walter Ernsting (13 June 1920, Koblenz – 15 January 2005, Salzburg, Austria) was a German science fiction and fantasy author who mainly published under the pseudonym Clark Darlton.
William Jacob "Will" Cuppy (August 23, 1884 – September 19, 1949) was an American humorist and literary critic, known for his satirical books about nature and historical figures.
William Wales (1734? – 29 December 1798) was a British mathematician and astronomer who sailed with Captain Cook on two voyages of discovery, then became Master of the Royal Mathematical School at Christ's Hospital and a Fellow of the Royal Society.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.
is a prefecture of Japan in the Chūgoku region of the main island of Honshu.
The Yenisei (Енисе́й, Jeniséj; Енисей мөрөн, Yenisei mörön; Buryat: Горлог мүрэн, Gorlog müren; Tyvan: Улуг-Хем, Uluğ-Hem; Khakas: Ким суг, Kim sug) also Romanised Yenisey, Enisei, Jenisej, is the largest river system flowing to the Arctic Ocean.
Zen (p; translit) is a school of Mahayana Buddhism that originated in China during the Tang dynasty as Chan Buddhism.
15017 Cuppy, provisional designation, is an asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 2 kilometers in diameter.
15092 Beegees, provisional designation, is a stony Eoan asteroid from the outer regions of the asteroid belt, approximately in diameter.
15094 Polymele, provisional designation, is a primitive Jupiter trojan from the Greek camp, approximately in diameter.
15224 Penttilä, provisional designation 1985 JG, is a stony asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 7 kilometers in diameter.
15258 Alfilipenko, provisional designation, is a carbonaceous asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 12 kilometers in diameter.
15262 Abderhalden, provisional designation, is a carbonaceous Themistian asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 12 kilometers in diameter.
15268 Wendelinefroger, provisional designation, is a stony, spheroidal, and binary asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 3.4 kilometers in diameter.
15350 Naganuma (1994 VB2) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on November 3, 1994, by Yoshio Kushida and Osamu Muramatsu at the Yatsugatake South Base Observatory.
15374 Teta, provisional designation, is bright, stony Hungaria asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, about 3.3 kilometers in diameter.
15415 Rika, provisional designation, is a bright background asteroid from the Florian region of the inner asteroid belt, approximately in diameter.
15460 Manca, provisional designation, is a Koronian asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 5 kilometers in diameter.
15760 Albion, provisional designation, was the first trans-Neptunian object to be discovered after Pluto and Charon.
15810 Arawn, provisional designation, is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) from the inner regions of the Kuiper belt, approximately in diameter.
15811 Nüsslein-Volhard, provisional designation, is a dark asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 16 kilometers in diameter.
15817 Lucianotesi (or 1994 QC) is an Amor asteroid discovered on August 28, 1994, by A. Boattini and M. Tombelli at San Marcello Pistoiese.
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