George Patterson (baseball)

George Patterson Outfielder Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown MLB debut April 24, 1884, for the Philadelphia Keystones Last MLB appearance April 26, 1884, for the Philadelphia Keystones MLB statistics Batting average .143 Home runs 0 Runs batted in 0 Teams Philadelphia Keystones (1884) George Patterson was a 19th-century Major League Baseball player. He played outfield in two games for the Philadelphia Keystones […] continue reading »

Moon, Virginia

Moon, Virginia Unincorporated community Moon, Virginia Show map of Virginia Moon, Virginia Show map of the US Coordinates: 37°26′36″N 76°17′34″W / 37.44333°N 76.29278°W / 37.44333; -76.29278Coordinates: 37°26′36″N 76°17′34″W / 37.44333°N 76.29278°W / 37.44333; -76.29278 Country United States State Virginia County Mathews Elevation 10 ft (3 m) Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)  • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4) ZIP code […] continue reading »


Admontite General Category Nesoborates Formula (repeating unit) MgB6O10·7H2O[1] or MgB6O7(OH)6·4H2O[2] Strunz classification 6.FA.15 Dana classification Crystal system Monoclinic Crystal class Prismatic (2/m) (same H-M symbol) Space group P21/c Identification Color colorless Cleavage Absent Fracture Conchoidal – Fractures developed in brittle materials characterized by smoothly curving surfaces, (e.g. quartz) Mohs scale hardness 2 – 3 […] continue reading »

Ohrazenice (Příbram District)

This article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in Czech. (July 2009) Click [show] for important translation instructions.  View a machine-translated version of the Czech article. Google’s machine translation is a useful starting point for translations, but translators must revise errors as necessary and confirm that the translation is accurate, rather […] continue reading »

Bhutia Busty Monastery

Coordinates: 27°03′01″N 88°16′12″E / 27.050221°N 88.270028°E / 27.050221; 88.270028 A Buddhist Monastery at Bhutia Basti (settlement) in Darjeeling, 1870s. Bhutia Busty monastery or Karmaa Dorjee Chyoling monastery is a Buddhist monastery located in Bhutia Busty, Darjeeling district, India. It belongs to the Red Sect of Buddhist Lamas. History[edit] Originally a branch of the Nyingma sect’s […] continue reading »

Chelodina burrungandjii

Sandstone Snake-necked Turtle Swimming Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Sauropsida Order: Testudines Suborder: Pleurodira Family: Chelidae Subfamily: Chelodininae Genus: Chelodina Subgenus: Macrochelodina Species: C. (M.) burrungandjii Binomial name Chelodina burrungandjii Thomson, Kennett & Georges, 2000[1] Synonyms[2] Chelodina burrungandjii Thomson, Kennett & Georges, 2000:650 The Sandstone Snake-necked Turtle (Chelodina (Macrochelodina) […] continue reading »

Haywire (Chris LeDoux album)

Haywire Studio album by Chris LeDoux Released September 6, 1994 Recorded 1994 Genre Country Length 41:09 Label Liberty Producer Jimmy Bowen Gregg Brown Chris LeDoux chronology Under This Old Hat (1993) Haywire (1994) Stampede (1996) Professional ratings Review scores Source Rating Allmusic – [1] Haywire is an album released by American country music artist Chris […] continue reading »

Dreadful Sanctuary

Dreadful Sanctuary Dust-jacket from the first edition Author Eric Frank Russell Cover artist Edd Cartier Country United States Language English Genre Science fiction novel Publisher Fantasy Press Publication date 1951 Media type Print (Hardback) Pages 275 pp OCLC 2080056 Dreadful Sanctuary is a science fiction novel by British author Eric Frank Russell. After its serialization in the […] continue reading »

Moorland Township, Michigan

Moorland Township, Michigan Township Moorland Township, Michigan Location within the state of Michigan Coordinates: 43°14′54″N 85°57′52″W / 43.24833°N 85.96444°W / 43.24833; -85.96444Coordinates: 43°14′54″N 85°57′52″W / 43.24833°N 85.96444°W / 43.24833; -85.96444 Country United States State Michigan County Muskegon Area  • Total 36.4 sq mi (94.4 km2)  • Land 36.4 sq mi (94.4 km2)  • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2) Elevation 696 ft (212 m) Population (2010)  • Total 1,575  • Density […] continue reading »


Biconiosporella Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Division: Ascomycota Class: Sordariomycetes Order: incertae sedis Family: incertae sedis Genus: Biconiosporella Schaumann (1972) Type species Biconiosporella corniculata Schaumann (1972) Biconiosporella is a fungal genus in the Sordariomycetes class of the Ascomycota. The relationship of this taxon to other taxa within the class is unknown (incertae sedis), and it has […] continue reading »