Greenberg and published in by Avon Books. It introduces the collaborative universe created by Asimov which eventually resulted in five volumes: three short story collections and two novels. Volume One: The Diplomacy Guild is pages long, not counting an additional couple of pages in back on the authors contributing their works. There is also an introduction by Isaac Asimov that is seven pages long. The premise of Isaac's Universe is that the Milky Way Galaxy in the future is populated by six high-tech, space-faring species: Erthumoi: Human beings, who have colonized.
Deadly Women is an American television series that first aired in on the Discovery Channel, focusing on female killers. It was originally a mini-series consisting of three episodes: "Obsession," "Greed" and "Revenge". After a three-year hiatus, the show resumed production in and began airing on the Investigation Discovery channel as a regularly scheduled series.
The series is produced in Australia by Beyond International. Deadly Women TV series Each of the three original episodes covered the cases of various groups of women who were united by the central theme of the episode. These three episodes of the show were narrated by Marsha Crenshaw. Krull is a British-American science fantasy swashbuckler film directed by Peter Yates and produced by Ron Silverman with a screenplay by Stanford Sherman.
It follows a journey of Prince Colwyn and his group of outlaws on the planet Krull to save future queen Princess Lyssa from the Beast and his constantly teleporting Black Fortress. The film began development in , when Columbia Pictures president Frank Price gave Silverman the idea to produce a fantasy film, and was finally released in July Yates's directing on Krull differed from his previous films that were more realistic; he took the "challenge" of directing a motion picture like Krull since he could rely only on his imagination instead of doing research, and screenplays that encouraged experimentation with modern special effects were rare in the early s.
Sprague de Camp is a gedenkschrift honoring American science fiction and fantasy author L. Sprague de Camp, in the form of an anthology of short stories edited by Harry Turtledove. It was first published in paperback by Baen Books. Snodgrass", was originally published in in the magazine Galaxy.
The works in the book are all representative of the sort of stories de Camp commonly wrote, inspired by his writings, or sequels to stories by him. A few even include him as a character, either explicitly or slightly disguised. An introduction by Turtledove and an afterword by Robert Silverberg provide factual information regarding de Camp and the impact he had on their lives and work. Wilson Newbury. This is a comprehensive list of awards received by Eminem, an American rapper, record producer, and actor.
He began his career in with Web Entertainment and has been one of the most popular rap acts in the world since the lates. He then won the award again in for his album Relapse, giving him a total of 15 Grammys in his career. This is a list of composers by name, alphabetically sorted by surname, then by other names. The list of composers is by no means complete.
It is not limited by classifications such as genre or time period; however, it includes only music composers of significant fame, notability or importance who also have current Wikipedia articles. For lists of music composers by other classifications, see lists of composers. This list is not for arrangers or lyricists see list of music arrangers and lyricists , unless they are also composers. Likewise, songwriters are listed separately, for example in a list of singer-songwriters and list of Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees.
This is a list of notable Freemasons. Freemasonry is a fraternal organisation that exists in a number of forms worldwide. Throughout history some members of the fraternity have made no secret of their involvement, while others have not made their membership public. In some cases, membership can only be proven by searching through the fraternity's records. Such records are most often kept at the individual lodge level, and may be lost due to fire, flood, deterioration, or simple carelessness.
Grand Lodge governance may have shifted or reorganized, resulting in further loss of records on the member or the name, number, location or even existence of the lodge in question. In areas of the world where Masonry has been suppressed by governments, records of entire grand lodges have been destroyed.
Because of this, masonic membership can sometimes be difficult to verify. Standards of "proof" for those on this list may vary widely; some figures with no verified lodge affiliation are claimed as Masons if reliable sour. It begins as Hilltop Station throws a fund raising ball and the director must keep patrons happy as well as prevent employees from illegally using their knowledge of the past for profit.
When the director engages in unethical activities, he is forced to cover his tracks with complex time paradoxes and visits from his future self. This is a list of films that are based on actual events. Not all movies have remained true to the genuine history of the event or the characters they are portraying, often adding action and drama to increase the substance and popularity of the movie. The Movies Based on True Stories Database by Traciy Curry-Reyes was the first to compile a list of movies based on true stories and was the first site to coin the term "movies based on true stories" in the s.
This list should only include movies supported by a Wikipedia article. History of gold mining in Thariode, British India in s. A fictional book is a non-existent book created specifically for i. This is not a list of works of fiction i. Inclusion criteria This is a list of fictional books that appear in literature. Fictional books appearing in other print media, such as comics, are listed in List of fictional books from periodicals. Fictional books that appear in other types of media, such as television shows, are listed in List of fictional books from non-print media.
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The daytime talk show Live with Kelly and Ryan, starring Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest, officially debuted on May 1, , but is a continuation of the series that previously co-starred Regis Philbin or Michael Strahan. Note: Although the co-hosts may have read a couple of emails during the broadcast, it does not necessarily count as a "Inbox" segment. It was first published in Asimov's Science Fiction in April , but written for the anthology War of the Worlds: Global Dispatches, in which it was published in June ; it was subsequently republished in War of the Worlds: Fresh Perspectives on the H.
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Kiefer Sutherl. The protagonist is Koriba, the mundumugu priest or shaman of a Kikuyu tribe living there. Koriba was raised in the mainstream modern world and has several graduate degrees, but came to resent bitterly how "Western" ways displaced African traditions.
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The following is a list of events affecting American television in Events listed include television show debuts, finales, and cancellations; channel launches, closures, and re-brandings; stations changing or adding their network affiliations; and information about controversies and carriage disputes. Notable events January Date Event Source 1 Hearst Television stations in 26 markets are removed from DirecTV due to the companies failing to reach a new retransmission contract.
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The filament is protected from oxidation with a glass or fused quartz bulb that is filled with inert gas or a vacuum. In a halogen lamp, filament evaporation is slowed by a chemical process that redeposits metal onto the filament, thereby extending its life. The light bulb is supplied with electric current by terminals or wires embedded in the glass. Most bulbs are used in a socket which provides mechanical support and electrical connections. Incandescent bulbs are manufactured in a wide range of sizes, light output, and voltage ratings, from 1. This is a list of atheists in science and technology.
A mere statement by a person that he or she does not believe in God does not meet the criteria for inclusion on this list. Persons in this list are people living or not who both have publicly identified themselves as atheists and whose atheism is relevant to their notable activities or public life. His primary area of research is quantum computing and computational complexity theory.
Together with Otto Schott and Carl Zeiss, he laid the foundation of modern optics. Abbe developed numerous optical instruments. He was a co-owner of Carl Zeiss AG, a German manufacturer of research microscopes, astronomical telescopes, planetariums and other opt. This film-related list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it.
A list of American films released in Narrated by Dustin Lance Black. A Little Help Michael J. This is a list of biographical films. Walthall Judith of Bethulia. The High School Musical franchise consists of three Disney musical romantic comedy-drama films directed by Kenny Ortega and created by Peter Barsocchini. The original film was released simply as a Disney Channel Original Movie, but after its huge success, it was followed by a television sequel.
The third film received a theatrical release. Tisdale and Grabeel reprised their roles as Sharpay and Ryan Evans in a spin-off on the series titled Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure, ultimately released as a both a direct-to-video film and a Disney Channel Original Movie. Numerous international versions have been created, plus stage musicals and video games have been released, among other things.
In November , a television spin-off of the franchise was announced to be in development. The ancient and mysterious city is barely described and is viewed only in hindsight after its destruction by a character who once lived there. Its name may be derived from the medieval city of Carcassonne in southern France, whose Latin name was "Carcaso.
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This is an alphabetical list of documentary films with Wikipedia articles. The earliest documentary listed is Fred Ott's Sneeze , which is also the first motion picture ever copyrighted in North America.
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It is a loose adaptation of the comic book series of the same name created by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred, and published by DC Comics under their Vertigo imprint. The series premiered on March 17, It was first published in Asimov's Science Fiction, in July Synopsis Kelsey Bornstein's classmates bully her because she is the first person their age to grow large breasts.
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Early life, education, and business career Hogan was born in in Washington, D. Hogan Sr. House Judiciary Committee to call for the impeachment of Richard Nixon. This is a list of supergroups, music groups whose members are already successful as solo artists or as part of other groups or well known in other musical professions. Usually used in the context of rock and pop music, the term has been applied to other musical genres such as The Three Tenors in Opera. Supergroups are sometimes formed as side projects and thus not intended to be permanent, while other times can become the primary project of the members' careers.
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