Lukachukai is a census-designated place in Apache County, United States. The population was 1,701 at the 2010 census. Lukachukai, a Navajo word translated as "a field of white reeds", is located at 36°25′7″N 109°14′11″W. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 22.0 square miles, of which 22.0 square miles is land and 0.039 square miles, or 0.15%, is water. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Lukachukai has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps; as of the census of 2000, there were 1,565 people, 423 households, 326 families living in the CDP. The population density was 71.0 people per square mile. There were 634 housing units at an average density of 28.8/sq mi. The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.21% Native American, 1.15% White, 0.06% Asian, 0.26% from other races, 0.32% from two or more races. 0.96 % of the population were Latino of any race. There were 423 households out of which 44.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.2% were married couples living together, 22.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 22.9% were non-families.
21.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.8% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.70 and the average family size was 4.41. In the CDP, the age distribution of the population shows 41.1% under the age of 18, 10.7% from 18 to 24, 24.4% from 25 to 44, 16.4% from 45 to 64, 7.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 24 years. For every 100 females, there were 94.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.6 males. The median income for a household in the CDP was $10,179, the median income for a family was $11,250. Males had a median income of $17,604 versus $15,893 for females; the per capita income for the CDP was $3,380. About 65.0% of families and 61.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 61.9% of those under age 18 and 49.3% of those age 65 or over. Lukachukai is a part of the Chinle Unified School District. Lukachukai is zoned to Tsaile Public School and Chinle High School
Josef Mánes was a Czech painter. He came from a family of painters, which included his father Antonín, his uncle and Director of the Prague Art Academy Václav, his brother Quido and his sister Amalie, his first painting lessons came from his father. From 1835 to 1844, he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, under Professors František Tkadlík and Christian Ruben, he continued his studies in Munich for two years. Upon his return, an affair with the family's maid had unpleasant results and created an estrangement with some members of his family that left him in a state of severe depression, he found refuge in the patronage of Count Bedřich Silva-Tarouca and working at his castle in Průhonice for twenty years. From there, he made many trips throughout Upper Hungary and Poland, he took an active role in many artistic and patriotic societies. He participated in Sokol, an athletic organization for young men, designing uniforms and other materials for them. In 1857, he visited Italy and, three years took a trip to Russia, from which he returned mentally disturbed.
From 1866, his mental state worsened afflicting him with bizarre behavior and obsessions. A recuperative trip to Italy failed to improve his health and he died in 1871, after much suffering, it is believed that his brain had been affected by meningitis. He produced many paintings in every genre from landscapes and portraits to ethnographic and botanical studies, he did paintings of the twelve months in face of the Prague Astronomical Clock. Although his work was little understood or appreciated in his lifetime, he is now considered to be among the greatest Czech painters. In 1887, the Mánes Union of Fine Arts was created in his honor. One of the central bridges over the Vltava River bears his name and includes a statue of the painter at the Old Town end, his image has appeared on several Czech postage stamps. V. Kratinová: "Mánes Josef". In: Österreichisches Biographisches Lexikon 1815–1950. Vol. 6, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna 1975, ISBN 3-7001-0128-7, p. 50 f. Miloš Jiránek, Josef Mánes, Prague Reissued by the University of Michigan Library.
Jaromír Pečírka, Josef Mánes: Živý pramen národní tradice, Mánes Union of Fine Arts František Kožík, Josef Mánes, Prague Works by or about Josef Mánes at Internet Archive Literature by and about Josef Mánes in the German National Library catalogue Svornost: An appreciation of Josef Mánes Kavery: Works by Mánes Prague Astronomical Clock: Personalities
Hiroyuki Kinoshita is a Japanese actor and voice actor. Sennen no Koi Story of Genji Tokugawa Yoshinobu Aoi Tokugawa Sandai Mito Kōmon Kōmyō ga Tsuji Aibō Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex Detective Conan Detective Conan Bakugan Battle Brawlers Bokurano: Ours Detective Conan Blassreiter Bakugan Battle Brawlers: New Vestroia House of Five Leaves Level E Robotics. Zero Chaika - The Coffin Princess Glasslip Soul Eater Not! Go! Princess PreCure Ajin: Demi-Human Knight's & Magic Megalo Box Utsunomiko Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade Detective Conan: The Raven Chaser Ajin Part 1: Shōdō Ace Combat Zero: The Belkan War Tales of Xillia Borderlands 2 Tales of Xillia 2 The Evil Within Nioh Colin Firth Bridget Jones's Diary Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Nanny McPhee Mamma Mia! Aaron Eckhart The Dark Knight Battle: Los Angeles Erased The 4400 5x2 American Beauty Arbitrage The A-Team Avalon Avengers: Age of Ultron Battle of the Sexes Beethoven Virus Bones The Brave One Che Chicken with Plums Crocodile Dundee Crossbones Darkest Hour Déjà Vu Dr. Dolittle: Million Dollar Mutts Draft Day Downfall Eastern Promises Elizabeth: The Golden Age The Expendables The Expendables 3 Firewall Ford v Ferrari The Foreigner From the Earth to the Moon The Grand Budapest Hotel The Guilt Trip Haute Cuisine Haywire Hostel House The International Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser Just like Heaven Life as We Know It The Machine The Manchurian Canditate A Mighty Heart Momentum The Mule Napoleon Dynamite Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Possession Private Practice Punisher: War Zone The Ring Two Ruby Sparks Sense8 Seven Psychopaths Shooter Simon Birch Step Up Revolution Still Alice Submerged Super 8 The Suspect Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tomorrowland Touch Batman: The Brave and the Bold Father of the Pride Fly Me to the Moon Incredibles 2 En-kikaku profile Hiroyuki Kinoshita at Anime News Network's encyclopedia
Nathan D. Wolfe is an American virologist, he was the founder and Director of Global Viral and the Lorry I. Lokey Visiting Professor in Human Biology at Stanford University. Dr. Wolfe spent over eight years conducting biomedical research in both sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia, he is the founder of Metabiota, which offers both governmental and corporate services for biological threat evaluation and management. He is married to playwright Lauren Gunderson. Wolfe has been awarded more than $40 million in funding from a diverse array of sources including The U. S. Department of Defense, Google.org and the National Institutes of Health. He was awarded the prestigious NIH Director's Pioneer Award. Wolfe is a National Geographic Emerging Explorer and was named one of the World Economic Forum's Young Global Leaders, he was recognized as one of Popular Science's ‘Brilliant 10’ and Rolling Stone's ‘Top 100 Agents of Change.’ He serves on the editorial board of EcoHealth, Scientific American, is a member of DARPA's Defense Science Research Council.
Wolfe’s work has been published in and covered by the popular media including The New York Times and The Economist and Scientific American. He has published in The New York Times and is a regular TED Presenter, he has appeared as one of Time magazine's Time 100 for 2011. Global Viral Forecasting Initiative webpage Profile of Dr. Wolfe in Forbes
José Augusto do Amaral, known as Preto Amaral, is considered to be the first Brazilian serial killer. Amaral was born the son of slaves from the Mozambique; when he was 17 years old, he benefitted from Princess Isabel's Lei Áurea law, soon to be emancipated. Soon after, without much options for work, he ended up joining the army and served in several Brazilian cities fighting in the War of Canudos, he disappeared several times from the battalions he served, be it in the army or police guard, he was arrested, spending a few months in jail. In the year 1926, when he was 55 years old and living life as a wanderer surviving on odd jobs, he committed his first alleged crime, he was accused of strangling and sodomizing a 27-year-old man, the body being found in the vicinity of the Campo de Marte Airport. After that, he committed two more attacks of the same nature, while having sex with his victims' still warm bodies. Amaral had attempted to swindle and violently attack another young man, but the victim had managed to escape because the "Black" became frightened and fled, allowing him to report the accident to the police.
Soon after he was arrested, Amaral was tortured by police and confessed to the murders. Famous in São Paulo before his arrest, the newspapers of the time told about a serial killer in the city, with the local media using the nicknames "The Black Monster" and "The Black Devil". Amaral was examined by a psychiatrist while imprisoned, during one of the consultations, he told the examiner about the exaggerated size of his penis, claiming that he had always had difficulties relating to women because, according to him, none of them wanted to have sex due to the size of his limb, he said that he had gone through a macumba as a boy, that after the ritual his penis did not stop growing. At the time this ended up relating the size of his penis to the size of his bestiality. Murders continued to happen with Preto Amaral imprisoned, with this he turned out to be a legend; the angry population demanded he be lynched for this crimes, but Amaral died from tuberculosis before his trial, five months after his 1927 arrest.
Although he has never been tried, he is considered the first Brazilian serial killer, today his story is part of São Paulo's crime museum. There was a theatrical production titled The Crimes of Preto Amaral, which told the story of the supposed serial killer.85 years after being accused of the crimes that shocked the city of São Paulo, a simulated jury was held in the Noble Hall of the Law School, University of São Paulo, where Preto Amaral was acquitted post-mortem by 257 votes to 57 for his conviction. Ilana Casoy's Serial Killers Made in Brazil
Capitancillo is a small coral island near Bogo City, Philippines. The island is a protected marine sanctuary, featuring a lighthouse. Capitancillo is a small uninhabited island northeast of Cebu Island in the Camotes Sea, it is 6.1 kilometres east of Bogo City. Three areas around the island are recognized dive sites. Polambato Port, Nailon Wharf, Marangog Cove, Odlot Hideaway all serve as jumping-off points to the island from Bogo, the trip takes anywhere from fifteen to 45 minutes. There are no stores nor accommodation available on the island. Legends surrounding the island state that Capitancillo was named after Captain Basillo, the captain of a Spanish trading vessel. According to the legends, Captain Basillo insulted a local datu, named Bugtopasan. Bugtopasan cursed Captain Basillo and put a spell on him, transforming the Captain's galleon into the island; the original lighthouse was listed in the Faros Españoles de Ultramar as one of 27 major lighthouses of the Philippines. The Capitancillo lighthouse was built in 1905, with the current white steel tower dating from the 1950s.
The tower flashes three white lights every ten seconds. The lighthouse's designations are • NGA 112-14800 • Admiralty number F 2406 • ARLHS PHI-079. List of islands in the Philippines Lighthouses in the Philippines Capitancillo Island at OpenStreetMap