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  2. Milton S. Hershey - Wikipedia

    Milton Snavely Hershey (September 13, 1857 – October 13, 1945) was an American chocolatier, businessman, and philanthropist. Trained in the confectionery business, Hershey pioneered the manufacture of caramel , using fresh milk.

  3. State College, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia,_Pennsylvania

    Downtown State College PA Downtown State College, also known as the Downtown Improvement District is the commercial and cultural center of the Borough. The area receives approximately 1.5 to 2 million annual visitors and boasts major festivals such as the Central Pennsylvania Festival for the Arts. [10]

  4. Nottingham - Wikipedia

    Nottingham (/ ˈ n ɒ t ɪ ŋ ə m / NOT-ing-əm, locally / ˈ n ɒ t n ʊ m /) is a city and unitary authority area in Nottinghamshire, East Midlands, England.It is 128 miles (206 km) north of London, 44 miles (71 km) south of Sheffield, 45 miles (72 km) northeast of Birmingham.

  5. Dauphin County, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia,_Pennsylvania

    The United States Office of Management and Budget has designated Dauphin County as the Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). As of the 2010 U.S. Census [21] the metropolitan area ranked 5th most populous in the State of Pennsylvania and the 96th most populous in the United States with a population of 549,475.

  6. Soviet submarine S-363 - Wikipedia

    Soviet submarine S-363 was a Soviet Navy Whiskey-class submarine of the Baltic Fleet, which became notable under the designation U137 when it ran aground on 27 October 1981 on the south coast of Sweden, approximately 10 km (6.2 mi) from Karlskrona, one of the largest Swedish naval bases.

  7. Outer space - Wikipedia

    Outer space, commonly shortened to space, is the expanse that exists beyond Earth and its atmosphere and between celestial bodies.Outer space is not completely empty—it is a hard vacuum containing a low density of particles, predominantly a plasma of hydrogen and helium, as well as electromagnetic radiation, magnetic fields, neutrinos, dust, and cosmic rays.

  8. Land sailing - Wikipedia

    The English poet John Milton (1608–1674) exemplified western interest in the Chinese sailing carriage when he mentioned it in a metaphor in his epic Paradise Lost, published in 1667. In the 19th century, "windwagons" were occasionally used for transport across the American great plains. Rail-running sail cars were also used in South America.

  9. Codorus State Park - Wikipedia

    Codorus State Park is a 3,500-acre (1,400 ha) Pennsylvania state park in Heidelberg, Manheim, Penn, and West Manheim Townships in southwestern York County, Pennsylvania in the United States.