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  2. Education - Wikipedia

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    The education sector or education system is a group of institutions (ministries of education, local educational authorities, teacher training institutions, schools, universities, etc.) whose primary purpose is to provide education to children and young people in educational settings.

  3. Wernher von Braun - Wikipedia

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    Wernher Magnus Maximilian Freiherr von Braun (23 March 1912 – 16 June 1977) was a German-American aerospace engineer and space architect.He was the leading figure in the development of rocket technology in Nazi Germany and a pioneer of rocket and space technology in the United States.

  4. Peter Thiel - Wikipedia

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    Early years Childhood. Thiel was born in Frankfurt am Main, West Germany, on 11 October 1967, to Susanne and Klaus Friedrich Thiel. The family migrated to the United States when Peter was one year old and lived in Cleveland, Ohio, where his father worked as a chemical engineer.

  5. Sport - Wikipedia

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    The precise definition of what separates a sport from other leisure activities varies between sources. The closest to an international agreement on a definition is provided by SportAccord, which is the association for all the largest international sports federations (including association football, athletics, cycling, tennis, equestrian sports, and more), and is therefore the de facto ...

  6. Air pollution in the United States - Wikipedia

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    Indoor air pollution, caused by kerosene space heaters, cooking, wall paints, second hand smoke and more, are also known to have an association with the cardiovascular diseases. [23] [19] This increased risk of cardiovascular diseases by indoor air pollution disproportionately affects the people in the United States.

  7. Linux - Wikipedia

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    Linux (/ ˈ l i n ʊ k s / LEEN-uuks or / ˈ l ɪ n ʊ k s / LIN-uuks) is a family of open-source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel, an operating system kernel first released on September 17, 1991, by Linus Torvalds.