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  2. Chicxulub crater - Wikipedia

    Chicxulub crater (Mexico) Show map of North America Show map of Mexico Show all. The Chicxulub crater ( IPA: [tʃikʃuˈlub]) is an impact crater buried underneath the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. Its center is offshore near the communities of Chicxulub Puerto and Chicxulub Pueblo, after which it is named. It was formed slightly over 66 ...

  3. Turbo encabulator - Wikipedia

    The turbo encabulator (later the retro encabulator) is a fictional electromechanical machine with a satirical technobabble description that became a famous in-joke amongst engineers after it was published by the British Institution of Electrical Engineers in their Students' Quarterly Journal in 1944. [1] [2] Technical documentation has been ...

  4. Kraft process - Wikipedia

    Kraft process. The kraft process (also known as kraft pulping or sulfate process) is a process for conversion of wood into wood pulp, which consists of almost pure cellulose fibers, the main component of paper. The kraft process involves treatment of wood chips with a hot mixture of water, sodium hydroxide (NaOH), and sodium sulfide (Na 2 S ...

  5. Kraft Foods - Wikipedia

    22,500 (2015) Parent. Kraft Heinz. Website. The second incarnation of Kraft Foods is an American food manufacturing and processing conglomerate, [2] split from Kraft Foods Inc. in 2012 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. It became part of Kraft Heinz in 2015. [3]

  6. Christopher C. Kraft Jr. - Wikipedia

    Roger W. Jones Award for Executive Leadership (1979) Christopher Columbus Kraft Jr. (February 28, 1924 – July 22, 2019) was an American aerospace and NASA engineer who was instrumental in establishing the agency's Mission Control Center and shaping its organization and culture. His protégé Glynn Lunney said in 1998: "the Control Center ...

  7. Robert Kraft - Wikipedia

    Robert Kraft. Robert Kenneth Kraft [1] (born June 5, 1941) is an American billionaire businessman. He is the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Kraft Group, a diversified holding company with assets in paper and packaging, sports and entertainment, real estate development, and a private equity portfolio.

  8. Richard von Krafft-Ebing - Wikipedia

    Krafft-Ebing was born on 14 August 1840 in Mannheim, Germany. He studied medicine at the University of Heidelberg, where he specialized in psychiatry. He later practised in psychiatric asylums. After leaving his work in asylums, he pursued a career in psychiatry, forensics, and hypnosis . He died in Graz on 22 December 1902.