christ the redeemer portuguese: cristo redentor, standard brazilian portuguese: ˈkɾistu ʁedẽˈtoʁ , local pronunciation: ˈkɾiɕtŭ̻ xe̞dẽ̞ˈtoɦ is an art deco statue of jesus christ in rio de janeiro, brazil, created by french sculptor paul landowski and built by brazilian engineer heitor da silva costa, in collaboration with french engineer albert caquot.
jupiter is the fifth planet from the sun and the largest in the solar system.it is a gas giant with a mass one-thousandth that of the sun, but two-and-a-half times that of all the other planets in the solar system combined. jupiter is one of the brightest objects visible to the naked eye in the night sky, and has been known to ancient civilizations since before recorded history.
the demography of england has since 1801 been measured by the decennial national census, and is marked by centuries of population growth and urbanisation. due to the lack of authoritative contemporary sources, estimates of the population of england for dates prior to the first census in 1801 vary considerably.
in may 2010, southern sun hotels south africa announced that they had signed an agreement with starbucks to brew starbucks coffees in select southern sun and tsonga sun hotels in south africa. the agreement was partially reached so starbucks coffees could be served in the country in time for the 2010 fifa world cup hosted by south africa.
leeds railway station also known as leeds city railway station is the mainline railway station serving the city centre of leeds in west yorkshire, england. it is the third-busiest railway station in the uk outside london as of 2018 . it is located on new station street to the south of city square, at the bottom of park row, behind the landmark queens hotel.
the population density was 4,066 inhabitants per square kilometre 10,530/sq mi , slightly higher than the rest of the west yorkshire urban area. it accounts for 20% of the area and 62% of the population of the city of leeds. the population of the urban subdivision had a 100 to 93.1 female–male ratio.
portugal is a developed and a high income country, with a gdp per capita of 77% of the eu28 average in 2017 increasing from 75% in 2012 and a hdi of 0.843 the 41st highest in 2016. by the end of 2018, portugal's gdp ppp was $32,554 per capita, according to oecd's report.
a dropped ceiling is a secondary ceiling, hung below the main structural ceiling.it may also be referred to as a drop ceiling, t-bar ceiling, false ceiling, suspended ceiling, grid ceiling, drop in ceiling, drop out ceiling, or ceiling tiles and is a staple of modern construction and architecture in both residential and commercial applications.
an electricity meter, electric meter, electrical meter, or energy meter is a device that measures the amount of electric energy consumed by a residence, a business, or an electrically powered device.. electric utilities use electric meters installed at customers' premises for billing purposes.they are typically calibrated in billing units, the most common one being the kilowatt hour kwh .
psi / p s aɪ /; uppercase ψ, lowercase ψ; greek: ψι psi is the 23rd letter of the greek alphabet and has a numeric value of 700. in both classical and modern greek, the letter indicates the combination /ps/ as in english word 'lapse' .. for greek loanwords in latin and modern s with latin alphabets, psi is usually transliterated as 'ps'. the letter's origin is uncertain.
bae systems plc is a british multinational defence, security, and aerospace company. its headquarters are in london and farnborough in the united kingdom with operations worldwide. the company is the largest defence contractor in europe and among the world's largest defence companies; it was ranked as the third-largest based on applicable 2017 revenues. .
solar irradiance is the power per unit area watt per square metre, w/m 2 , received from the sun in the form of electromagnetic radiation as reported in the wavelength range of the measuring instrument. solar irradiance is often integrated over a given time period in order to report the radiant energy emitted into the surrounding environment joule per square metre, j/m 2 , during that time .
the uk's annual insolation is in the range of 750–1,100 kilowatt-hours per square metre kwh/m² . london receives 0.52 and 4.74 kwh/m² per day in december and july, respectively. while the sunniest parts of the uk receive much less solar radiation than the sunniest parts of europe, the country's insolation in the south is comparable with that of central european countries, including .
an oak is a tree or shrub in the genus quercus / ˈ k w ɜːr k ə s /;; latin 'oak tree' of the beech family, fagaceae.there are approximately 600 extant species of oaks.the common name 'oak' also appears in the names of species in related genera, notably lithocarpus stone oaks , as well as in those of unrelated species such as grevillea robusta silky oaks and the casuarinaceae she-oaks .