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  2. Apollo 13 - Wikipedia

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    Apollo 13 (April 11 – 17, 1970) was the seventh crewed mission in the Apollo space program and the third meant to land on the Moon.The craft was launched from Kennedy Space Center on April 11, 1970, but the lunar landing was aborted after an oxygen tank in the service module (SM) failed two days into the mission.

  3. Catalysis - Wikipedia

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    Catalysis (/ k ə ˈ t æ l ə s ɪ s /) is the process of increasing the rate of a chemical reaction by adding a substance known as a catalyst (/ ˈ k æ t əl ɪ s t /).Catalysts are not consumed in the reaction and remain unchanged after it.

  4. Wikipedia:Featured articles - Wikipedia

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    Featured articles are considered to be some of the best articles Wikipedia has to offer, as determined by Wikipedia's editors.They are used by editors as examples for writing other articles.

  5. Red Cross parcel - Wikipedia

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    The route from Iberia to the South of France was not safe. The Red Cross ship SS Padua was damaged by British bombing in Genoa in 1942 and then sunk by a mine outside Marseilles in October 1943. The SS Embla was bombed by British aircraft on 6 April 1944 causing a fire, and the same ship was attacked again on 20 April 1944, by American B-26 ...

  6. Pabst Brewing Company - Wikipedia

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    Paul Kalmanovitz, a self-made beer and real-estate baron, purchased the Pabst Brewing company in 1985 for $63 million in a hostile takeover through the auspices of his holding company S&P Co.; S&P Co.'s first brewery was Maier Brewing Company, purchased in 1958.

  7. Mars One - Wikipedia

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    Mars One was a small private Dutch organization that received money from investors by claiming it would use it to land the first humans on Mars and leave them there to establish a permanent human colony.

  8. List of programs previously broadcast by NBC - Wikipedia

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    The Cube (1969) Daniel Boone (1964–70) Dark Shadows ... Route 66 (1960–64) Run for Your Life ... (a.k.a. Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall) (1955–67) Pink Lady and ...

  9. Pressure - Wikipedia

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    Pressure (symbol: p or P) is the force applied perpendicular to the surface of an object per unit area over which that force is distributed.: 445 Gauge pressure (also spelled gage pressure) is the pressure relative to the ambient pressure.