Island Water Aerodrome

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Synchronized Swimming - History
... of the 20th century, synchronized swimming was known as water ballet ... London or Glasgow which were equipped with huge on-stage water tanks for the purpose ... After experimenting with various diving actions and stunts in the water, Katherine Curtis started one of the first water ballet clubs at the ...
Litre - Definition
... litre was defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water at 4 °C and 760 millimetres of mercury pressure ... was intended to be of the same mass as the 1 litre of water referred to above ... Additionally, the mass-volume relationship of water (as with any fluid) depends on temperature, pressure, purity, and isotopic uniformity ...
Water - In Culture - Literature
... Water is used in literature as a symbol of purification ... Sherlock Holmes held that "From a drop of water, a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other." ...
List Of Airports In Canada (L–M) - M
... Mabel Lake, British Columbia Mac Tier/Francis Island Water Aerodrome CPZ7 Mac Tier, Ontario Macdonald Airport CJU3 MacDonald, Manitoba Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (Ottawa Macdonald-C ... Lake (Lodge) Airport CAS2 Moose Lake, British Columbia Moose Lake (Lodge) Water Aerodrome CBE8 Moose Lake, British Columbia Moosomin Airport CJB5 Moosomin ...
Quicksand
... is a colloid hydrogel consisting of fine granular material (such as sand or silt), clay, and water ... When water in the sand cannot escape, it creates liquefied soil that loses strength and cannot support weight ... Quicksand can be formed in standing water or in upwards flowing water (as from an artesian spring) ...

Famous quotes containing the words island and/or water:

    Know that, on the right hand of the Indies, there is an island called California, very near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled with black women.... Their arms were all of gold.
    —For the State of California, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    I asked, “What happens, father, when you die?”

    He told where all the running water goes,
    And dressed me gently in my little clothes.
    Robert Pack (b. 1929)