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Ranger 5

Ranger 5 was a spacecraft of the Ranger program designed to transmit pictures of the lunar surface to Earth stations during a period of 10 minutes of flight prior to impacting on the Moon, to rough-land a seismometer capsule on the Moon, to collect gamma-ray data in flight, to study radar reflectivity of the lunar surface, to continue testing of the Ranger program for development of lunar and interplanetary spacecraft. Due to an unknown malfunction, the spacecraft ceased operation, it passed within 725 km of the Moon. Ranger 5 was a Block II Ranger spacecraft similar to Ranger 3 and Ranger 4; the basic vehicle was 3.1 m high and consisted of a lunar capsule covered with a balsawood impact-limiter, 65 cm in diameter, a mono-propellant mid-course motor, a retrorocket with a thrust of 5080 lbf, a gold and chrome plated hexagonal base 1.5 m in diameter. A large high-gain dish antenna was attached to the base. Two wing-like solar panels were deployed early in the flight. Power was generated by 8680 solar cells contained in the solar panels which charged an 11.5 kg 1 kWh capacity AgZn launching and backup battery.

Spacecraft control was provided by a solid-state digital computer and sequencer and an Earth-controlled command system. Attitude control was provided by six Sun and one Earth sensor and pitch and roll cold nitrogen gas jets; the telemetry system aboard the spacecraft consisted of two 960 MHz transmitters, one at 3 W power output and the other at 50 mW power output, the high-gain antenna, an omnidirectional antenna. White paint and chrome plating, a silvered plastic sheet encasing the retrorocket furnished thermal control; the experimental apparatus included: a vidicon television camera, which employed a scan mechanism that yielded one complete frame in 10 s. The seismometer was encased in the lunar capsule along with an amplifier, a 50 mW transmitter, voltage control, a turnstile antenna, six silver-cadmium batteries capable of operating the lunar capsule transmitter for 30 days, all designed to land on the Moon at 130 to 160 km/h; the instrument package floated in a layer of freon within the balsawood sphere.

The radar altimeter would be used for reflectivity studies, but was designed to initiate capsule separation and ignite the retro-rocket. Ranger 5 was scheduled for launch in June 1962, but NASA instead decided to fly the Mariner Venus probes first which gave more time to work out problems with the spacecraft. After Mariner 1 ended its mission in the Atlantic Ocean instead of interplanetary space, the agency started coming under increased scrutiny from Congress due to its apparent inability to have any kind of success with planetary probes. Republican Congressman James Fulton confronted NASA Director of the Office of Programs J. J. Wyatt, noting that Mariner 1 had cost U. S. that there was no excuse at this point for failures every launch. As July 1962 ended, there had been 12 planetary probe attempts going back to 1958 and only two accomplished all of their mission goals, it might have been small consolation that Soviet planetary probe efforts during this time were little more successful, but all of their failures were kept secret, so the Soviets did not have to answer to their public about the waste of tax money on failed space missions.

The successful launch of Mariner 2 on August 27 momentarily blunted criticism of NASA and Jet Propulsion Laboratory and seemed to verify the soundness of the Ranger design. Meanwhile, JPL engineers were still trying to figure out what had caused the computer failure on Ranger 4, which had occurred during a period when the probe was out of range of ground tracking; the malfunction was puzzling because the probe had been given thorough ground testing without any anomalies occurring. Examination of telemetry records seemed to suggest that the failure had occurred during separation of Ranger 4 from the Agena, at the point where the electrical interface between the two was disconnected and Ranger 4 would have switched to internal power; the behavior of the probe indicated a transformer or inverter malfunction a short circuit caused by loose metal coatings contacting the pins on the power umbilical attaching the probe to the Agena. Modifications to Ranger 5 included a backup timer to ensure continued operation of the telemetry system if the main computer failed, an additional nitrogen bottle to the attitude control system to reduce gas pressure, an additional pyrotechnic igniter for the midcourse correction engine.

Most extra diodes and fuses were added to the electrical lines to prevent another short from occurring. Ranger 5 was heat-sterilized like Rangers 3-4 had been, so as to prevent unintended contamination of the Moon with Earth microbes. Rolf Halstrup, in charge of the sterilization program, had vocally objected to this procedure as he was convinced that subjecting the probes to a heat dosage was damaging the sensitive electronics in them, he convinced JPL in Pasadena management that sterilization of Ranger 4 had "very likely" damaged the main computer sequencer and timer and that the procedure needed to be stopped to ensure reliability of the spacecraft. Management agreed to stop sterilizing Ranger probes, but only on Ranger 8 and up, as Rangers 6-7 had been sterilized. On August 20, Ranger 5 began the long cross-country trip from state of California to Florida and arrived there the day of Mariner 2's launch. Atlas 215D and Agena 6005 arrived that week and prelaunch checkouts were started. Initial pre

Juicio Final (1994)

Juicio Final was a professional wrestling supercard show and produced by Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre, which took place on December 16, 1994, in Arena México, Mexico City, Mexico. The show served as the year-end finale for CMLL before Arena México, CMLL's main venue, closed down for the winter for renovations and to host Circo Atayde; the shows replaced. This was the sixth year that CMLL used the name "Jucio Final" for their year-end show, a name they would use on a regular basis going forward for their year events but on held at other points in the year; the main event of the show was a Luchas de Apuestas, or bet match, considered a higher profile match type than a championship match in Lucha Libre. The match saw La Fiera defeat Black Magic, two falls to one, after which Black Magic was shaved bald. On the undercard Los Cowboys defeated Emilio Charles Jr. and El Satánico in the finals of a 16-team tournament for the CMLL World Tag Team Championship. The top four matches were shown on Televisa the following day.

For decades Arena México, the main venue of the Mexican professional wrestling promotion Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre, would close down in early December and remain closed into either January or February to allow for renovations as well as letting Circo Atayde occupy the space over the holidays. As a result CMLL held a "end of the year" supercard show on the first or second Friday of December in lieu of their normal Super Viernes show. 1955 was the first year. It is no longer an annually recurring show, but instead held intermittently sometimes several years apart and not always in the same month of the year either. All Juicio Final shows have been held in Arena México in Mexico City, Mexico, CMLL's main venue, its "home"; the 1994 Juicio Final show featured five professional wrestling matches scripted by CMLL with some wrestlers involved in scripted feuds. The wrestlers faces as they perform. In the summer of 1994, then-CMLL World Tag Team Champion El Canek was planning on leaving CMLL, which meant that CMLL had to make plans for the tag team championship that Canek held at the time alongside Dr. Wagner Jr.

The decision was made to hold a 16-team tournament to determine the next champions. The tournament started on July 22, 1994 and ran until August 5; as it turned out El Canek stayed in CMLL longer than expected and was still working for them by the time El Texano and Silver King won the tournament. CMLL named the winning team the "number one contenders", but before they got a chance to wrestle against Canek and Dr. Wagner Jr. Canek left CMLL. Without a championship team to defend against El Texano and Silver King CMLL organized a second 16-team tournament to determine who would wrestle the previous tournament winners for the vacant championship; the second tournament, which ran from November 18 until December 2 featured several wrestlers that competed in the first tournament, most with different partners. The second tournament was won by Emilio Charles Jr.. The two tournament winners would face off at Juicio Final for the championship. Number 1 Contenders tournamentNumber 2 Contenders tournament

Mayssa Pessoa

Mayssa Raquel de Oliveira Pessoa known as Mayssa Pessoa or Mayssa is a Brazilian female handball goalkeeper for Rostov-Don and the Brazilian national team. Romanian National League: Winner: 2015, 2016 Romanian Cup: Finalist: 2015 EHF Champions League: Winner: 2016 Finalist: 2017 Russian Super League: Winner: 2013, 2014 French Championship: Silver Medalist: 2012 World Championship: Winner: 2013 Pan American Championship: Winner: 2013 World Games: Winner: 2005 All-Star Goalkeeper of the Pan American Championship: 2013 MVP of the Bucharest Trophy: 2014 Team of the Tournament Goalkeeper of the Bucharest Trophy: 2014, 2015 Pessoa comes from a family of intellectuals. Nicknamed Taffarel, she resides in the same city with Hulk, her father is a university professor and a former athlete who competed in handball, basketball and beach handball. Her mother is a lawyer, one of her two sisters is a pediatrician

Hollie Chapman

Hollie Chapman is an English actress. She was trained in acting at the Sylvia Young Theatre School in London. Around 1996 she appeared as Tessie in a West End production of Annie, she acted in The Sound of Music as Maria, in Annie, the title role, in Whistle Down the Wind and in Smike. She got her first TV role in an episode of the UK TV serial Holby City. In 2002 she played in the Channel 5 TV serial Don't Blame Me appearing as Gemma King, a lovable and arrogant English girl who goes with her brother and mother to Australia; this is arguably her greatest work to date. In 2006 she was the voice of the soft puppet Cuddle in a pre-school TV-series. Softies is a TV serial with 80 episodes; each episode has a duration of 5 minutes. In 2006 she acted in two episodes of the British television soap opera. AndIn the British radio soap opera The Archers on BBC Radio 4 she plays Alice Carter. In 2011 she played the character in Ambridge Extra, a spin-off about the radio drama's younger characters. Holby City as Ruth Boul Don't Blame Me as Gemma King Softies as Cuddle Doctors as Kirsty Wheeler Doctors as Kirsty Wheeler Hollie Chapman on IMDb The Archers - Characters - Alice Carter - Played by Hollie Chapman

Ricky Fay

Richard Anthony Fay is a former English cricketer. Fay was a right-handed batsman, he was born in London. Fay made his first-class debut for Middlesex against Yorkshire in the 1995 County Championship. From 1995 to 1996, he represented the county in 16 first-class matches, the last of which came against Leicestershire. In his 16 first-class, he scored 164 runs at a batting average of 7.45, with high score of 26. In the field he took 5 catches. With the ball he took 31 wickets at a bowling average of 36.96, with best figures of 4/53. It was for Middlesex that he made his debut in List A cricket against Surrey in the 1995 AXA Equity and Law League. From 1995 to 1997, he represented the county in 28 List A matches, the last of which came against Nottinghamshire in the 1997 AXA Life League. In his 28 matches for the county, he took 29 wickets at a bowling average of 31.20, with best figures of 4/33. Fay left Middlesex at the end of the 1997 season. In 2000, he represented the Middlesex Cricket Board in 2 List A matches against Wiltshire and Sussex in the 2000 NatWest Trophy.

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Wooden Leather

Wooden Leather is the second studio album by American hip hop sextet Nappy Roots from Kentucky. It was released on August 2003 via Atlantic Records. Recording sessions took place at Tree Sound and The Zone in Atlanta, at Emerald Sound Studios in Nashville, at QDIII Soundlab, Blakeslee Recording Company, Larrabee West and Cherokee Studios in Los Angeles, at Manhattan Center Studios in New York City, at Skip Taylor Recording and at Unsung Studios; the production was handled by several high-profile record producers such as David Banner and the Phatman, Kanye West, Lil Jon, Mike Caren, Mike City, Mr. DJ, Raphael Saadiq, along with Brian Kidd, Freddie "Mac" McIntosh, Sol Messiah, Troy Johnson, Mr. Collipark and Kevin Freeman, it features guest appearances from Anthony Hamilton, Raphael Saadiq, Aura J, Benjamin "Black" Bush, the Ying Yang Twins. The album peaked at number 12 on the Billboard 200 and at number 9 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart in the United States, its lead single, "Roun' the Globe" featuring background vocals from Black of Playa, made it to #96 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart.

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