The Moon is Earth's only natural satellite. Natural satellites of other planets are also called moons, although they usually have their own unique names. The symbol for the Moon is a crescent. The terms "lunar," "selene/seleno-," and "-cynthion" (from the lunar deities Selene and Cynthia) refer to the Moon.
William Edwards Deming (October 14, 1900 - December 20, 1993) was an American engineer, statistician, professor, author, lecturer, and management consultant. Educated initially as an electrical engineer and later specializing in mathematical physics, he helped develop the sampling techniques still used by the U.
Yakshagana (Kannada:ಯಕ್ಷಗಾನ, pronounced as yaksha-gaana ) is a traditional dance drama popular in the coastal districts and adjacent areas of the state of Karnataka, India. It is believed to have evolved from pre-classical music forms and theatrical arts. Yakshagana is popular in the districts of Uttara Kannada, Shimoga, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada and the Kasaragod district of Kerala.
A former Portuguese colony, Angola, known formally as the Republic of Angola, was ravaged by a quarter-century of civil war between a pro-Soviet government that controlled the capital and coastal areas and a pro-democracy guerrilla movement that held the interior regions. After the death of guerrilla leader Jonas Savimbi in 2002, a nominal multiparty republic was set up, but free elections have yet to be held.
Box jellyfish is the common name for any of the radially symmetrical, marine invertebrates comprising the Cnidarian class Cubozoa, characterized by generally well-developed eyes and a life cycle dominated by a cube-shaped medusa stage. The well-known cubozoan species, Chironex fleckeri, which is sometimes called the box jellyfish, is among the most venomous creatures in the world.
Epithets The title "Dalai Lama" is usually translated as meaning "Ocean of Wisdom." In addition to this title, the Dalai Lama is also called Gyalwa Rinpoche (Rgyal-ba Rin-po-che) meaning "Precious Victor," and Yishin Norbu (Yid-bzhin Nor-bu) meaning "Wish-fulfilling Jewel." In English, the words "His Holiness" (H.