tungsten, or wolfram, is a chemical element with the symbol w and atomic number 74. the name tungsten comes from the former swedish name for the tungstate mineral scheelite, tungsten which means 'heavy stone'. tungsten is a rare metal found naturally on earth almost exclusively combined with other elements in chemical compounds rather than .
the parker pen company is an american manufacturer of luxury pens, founded in 1888 by george safford parker in janesville, wisconsin, united states.in 2011 the parker factory at newhaven, east sussex, england, was closed, and its production transferred to nantes, france.
bonsai japanese: 盆栽, lit. 'tray planting', pronunciation help · info is a east asian art form using cultivation techniques to produce, in containers, small trees that mimic the shape and scale of full size trees. similar practices exist in other cultures, including the chinese tradition of penzai or penjing from which the art originated, and the miniature living landscapes of .
the silk road was a network of trade routes which connected the east and west, and was central to the economic, cultural, political, and religious interactions between these regions from the 2nd century bce to the 18th century. the silk road primarily refers to the land routes connecting east asia and southeast asia with south asia, persia, the arabian peninsula, east africa and southern europe.
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table tennis, also known as ping-pong and whiff-whaff, is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth across a table using small rackets.the game takes place on a hard table divided by a net. except for the initial serve, the rules are generally as follows: players must allow a ball played toward them to bounce one time on their side of the table, and must return .
jean harlow born harlean harlow carpenter; march 3, 1911 – june 7, 1937 was an american film actress and symbol of the 1930s. harlow was only on the screen from 1928 to 1937, before her death at the age of 26, but she became one of the biggest movie stars in the world, whose image in the public eye has endured.
elon musk was born on june 28, 1971, in pretoria, transvaal, south africa, the son of maye musk née haldeman , a model and dietitian from regina, saskatchewan, canada, and errol musk, a south african electromechanical engineer, pilot, and sailor.