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More Mysterious Holes Appear At The End Of The World

More Mysterious Holes Appear At The 'End Of The World'

Joshua Garrett for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Just how deep does this rabbit hole go? Further than initially expected. Earlier this month, a massive hole was found at the “end of the world,” more accurately known as Yamal...

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2014-07-17 10:01:06

Joshua Garrett for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What could cause an 80 meter hole to form somewhere in northern Siberia? A meteorite strike? Aliens? Cthulhu? Researchers all over the world are scratching their heads over this one, as no one seems to have an answer they are 100 percent sure of. Reported by the Siberian Times, this giant hole of unknown depth appeared rather suddenly in the Yamal Peninsula, which is said to translate as “end of the world,” giving the whole...

2014-01-23 12:24:05

Contract Win Places Company's Leading Technology and Equipment in Russia for First Time LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD), the global leader in liquefied natural gas (LNG) technology and equipment, today announced it has signed an agreement with a consortium including Technip and JGC Corporation to implement the Yamal LNG Project. The LNG plant under construction on the Yamal Peninsula will mark the first time Air Products deploys its...

2009-03-28 09:09:13

A Siemens Corp. official says the company wants to partner with Russian natural gas monopoly Gazprom to produce liquefied natural gas. The German company's vice president, Dietrich Moeller, told Gazprom's corporate magazine that Siemens hopes a partnership could begin with the Shtokman offshore gas field in the Arctic, ITAR-Tass reported Saturday. Moeller reportedly said that such a partnership was discussed when the presidents of the two companies met recently, saying Siemens could play very...

2008-09-30 21:00:29

SALEKHARD. Sept 30 (Interfax) - Eni would be interested in taking part in the construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on the Yamal Peninsula, Paolo Scaroni, the Italian company's CEO, told reporters in Salekhard. Scaroni said Eni would gladly consider any offer by Gazprom (RTS: GAZP) to become involved in the Yamal LNG project because global demand for LNG is on the increase. (c) 2008 Daily News Bulletin; Moscow - English. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-24 09:00:41

Gazprom and the government of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug in Russia have signed a co-operation agreement for the gasification of the region in 2009. The agreement contemplates co-operation between the parties in a wide range of issues including gasification of the region; utilization of modern renewable electricity sources; introduction of distributed energy sources and environmentally friendly technologies for gas supply facilities; wider use of natural gas as a vehicle fuel; conversion...


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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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