Columns

Some articles on columns, column:

Huasca De Ocampo - Tourism - Prismas Basálticos
... Los Prismas Basálticos (The Basalt Prisms) are tall columns of basalt rock that line a ravine through which water runs from the San Antonio Dam ... the canyon, called the Barranca de Alcholoya, are lined by polygonal columns between thirty and fifty meters high with five or six sides ... The basalt columns were created by the slow cooling of volcanic lava ...
Communities (magazine) - Columns
... A number of onging columns appear in the journal including "The Peripatetic Communitarian" Observations of Geoph Kozeny, data collector for the Directory, and visitor to hundreds of communities ...
Recurrent Thalamo-cortical Resonance - Thalamocortical Circuits - Resonant Columns
... and are physically separated from adjacent resonance columns by areas of inhibited cortex between them ... It is not known what the exact function of these columns is, although their formation occurs only when the cortical white matter afferents are stimulated at the gamma frequency range, implying an ... The regions of inactive cortex that form between cortical columns were determined to be actively inhibited administration of a GABAA blocker stops ...
Moscow Triumphal Gate - 19th Century
... The castings for the ends of the columns and walls located above the cornices, the forging from the sheets of copper sculpture details including the ... The cast iron for the columns were cast in another local factory ... Each column is composed of nine separate blocks together with the trunks and the upper units of the columns ...

Famous quotes containing the word columns:

    Newspaperman: That was a magnificent work. There were these mass columns of Apaches in their war paint and feather bonnets. And here was Thursday leading his men in that heroic charge.
    Capt. York: Correct in every detail.
    Newspaperman: He’s become almost a legend already. He’s the hero of every schoolboy in America.
    Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965)

    Rage is the only quality which has kept me, or anybody I have ever studied, writing columns for newspapers.
    Jimmy Breslin (b. 1929)

    We are a race of tit-men, and soar but little higher in our intellectual flights than the columns of the daily paper.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)