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  The Clean Air Act of 1970 | EPA History | US EPA
Thus, the two key provisions in the 1970 act were not a frenzied reaction to public pressure, but instead were a deliberate response aimed at correcting the demonstrated failures of previous regulatory efforts.
In enacting the 1970 statute, Congress knew that a central element in any successful approach to air pollution control (and, indeed, environmental protection generally) would have to be a change in attitude about the value of environmental protection.
While the 1970 amendments gradually evolved to correct previous statutory initiatives that had failed, their actual enactment by the full Congress was accomplished with unaccustomed speed.
www.epa.gov /history/topics/caa70/11.htm   (1631 words)

  1970 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar).
August 26- August 30- The Isle of Wight Festival 1970 takes place on East Afton Farm off the coast of England.
November 13 - 1970 Bhola cyclone: A 120-mph tropical cyclone hits the densely populated Ganges Delta region of East Pakistan (now Bangladesh), killing an estimated 500,000 people (this is regarded as the 20th century's worst cyclone disaster).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1970   (4010 words)

 1970 Census of Population and Housing
A self-enumeration questionnaire was used in 1970 (as in 1960 for 60 percent of the population).
Prior to 1970, studies of the effectiveness of a variety of devices for improving coverage were made, generally as part of large-scale tests conducted during the 1960s, which resulted in several coverage improvement initiatives.
The 1970 coverage improvement program included measures to improve coverage by (1) developing a more favorable public view of the census; (2) increasing the public’s understanding of the importance of the census and its confidentiality; and (3) improving the enumerators’ performance in hard-to-enumerate areas through intensive training and supervision.
www.census.gov /prod/www/abs/decennial/1970.htm   (940 words)

 Timeline 1970
In 2005 evidence was presented that Helena Stoeckley (1953-1983), a defense witness, had admitted to a prosecutor that she was at MacDonald’s house on the night of the murder.
1970 Dec 7, Poland and West Germany signed a pact renouncing use of force to settle disputes, recognizing the Oder-Neisse River as Poland's western frontier, and acknowledging transfer to Poland of 40,000 square miles of former German territory.
1970 In Guatemala Gen. Carlos Arana Osorio (d.2003), a hard-line conservative of the National Liberation Movement, was elected president and served to 1974.
timelines.ws /20thcent/1970.HTML   (11727 words)

1970 Jan 5, Joseph A. Yablonski, an unsuccessful candidate for the presidency of the United Mine Workers, was found murdered with his wife and daughter at their Clarksville, Pa., home.
1970 Sep 6, Palestinian guerrillas of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine seized control of three jetliners which were later blown up on the ground in Jordan after the passengers and crews were evacuated.
1970 An AP story of looting and raping by American soldiers in Cambodia was killed by Wes Gallagher (d.1997 at 86), general manager of the new service.
www.shelbyjackman.com /school/timeline/1970.HTML   (9302 words)

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A packet sent to an anycast address is delivered to one of the interfaces identified by that address (the "nearest" one, according to the routing protocol's measure of distance).
For neighboring routers, reachability means that packets sent by a node's IP layer are delivered to the router's IP layer, and the router is indeed forwarding packets (i.e., it is configured as a router, not a host).
The implementor must take care to insure that the granularity of the calculated random component and the resolution of the timer used are both high enough to insure that the probability of multiple nodes delaying the same amount of time is small.
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1970.txt   (17029 words)

 HowStuffWorks "1970 Baseball Season"
On the field, the news was that baseball had returned to Milwaukee for the 1970 baseball season.
Hitters continued their resurgence as MVP Johnny Bench led the Reds to the 1970 World Series with a.293 average and league-highs in homers (45) and RBI (148).
The most memorable aspect of the 1970 World Series was the acrobatic fielding by Baltimore third baseman Brooks Robinson; which is not to downplay Robinson's performance at the plate (he hit.429 with two homers and six RBI).
entertainment.howstuffworks.com /1970-baseball-season.htm   (611 words)

 1970 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
The famed 12-bolt GM rear axle was only available in the 1970 Trans Am and was available with four popular axle ratios.
The 1970 Rally II fitted to Trans Am's were unique for the year because they started with a 14" Rallye II center and added the wheel ring to it.
The squared off design, which appeared in late 1970 on the Camaro Z28, was the spoiler design the engineers wanted, but had to take second fiddle to the stylists.
www.2gta.com /1970ta.html   (2575 words)

 MadMike's 1970 Camaro Data
Because of this, some people will call the 1970 Camaro a 1970 1/2, but officially the car is a 1970 model year Camaro.
While 1970 is the 1st year of the Second Generation Camaro, it is also seen as the last of the high compression, solid-lifter cam, low geared ground pounding muscle cars.
While the 1970 Camaro was being introduced, the muscle car market was disappearing, or at least changing.
www.nastyz28.com /camaro/camaro70.html   (1568 words)

When a small Scientology mission was established in the Netherlands in 1970, the British National Association for Mental Health arranged a meeting between their representatives and officers of their Dutch counterpart.
One of the latter, was the publisher of the newspaper Vrij Nederland, which soon thereafter launched an attack on Scientology, based in part upon material obtained by intimidation from Dutch Scientologists.
Australia: On April 28, 1970, a writ issued in the Supreme Court of the State of Victoria by the Hubbard Association of Scientologists International against Anderson and Just, charging the two with misfeasance, breach of duty and recklessness in the conduct of the Inquiry into Scientology.
www.freezone.org /timetrack/1970.htm   (2533 words)

 In This Year ... 1970
This area contains a list of interesting reports based around the 5133 titles in the IMDb for 1970.
The form below allows you to search the database for titles from 1970 only.
The A-Z index enables you to browse the titles alphabetically.
us.imdb.com /Sections/Years/1970   (113 words)

 Global Volcanism Program | Jan Mayen | Monthly Reports
Although Card 1023 stated that "historical eruptions [of Beerenberg] are not known for certain," the fact of the present eruptions affords authenticity to at least two if not three previous eruptions within historical times.
The tephra fall at a distance of 67 miles from the volcano, as observed in 1732, would have been within a similar range and is compatible with description of the 1970 tetraphylla (Card 1036).
The volcanic material was spreading above the cloud system, and was particularly clearly seen at 1000 GMT on 21 September 1970 when it was about 150 km broad and extended from near 68°N.2°W to 66°N.8°E. Its illumination was denser than all the cloud systems nearer than the polar front cyclonic wave over the southeastern Baltic.
www.volcano.si.edu /world/volcano.cfm?vnum=1706-01=&VErupt=Y&VSources=Y&VRep=Y&VWeekly=N&volpage=var   (3180 words)

 1970 World Cup
The 1970 FIFA World Cup passed without a single player being sent off, equaling the 1950 FIFA World Cup record.
There were three big winners in the 1970 FIFA World Cup: the Brazilians naturally, and their king, Pelé, victors for the third time after 1958 and 1962 but also football itself, with many games and individual feats entering football legend.
Those who had been dissatisfied with the standard of play during the 1966 FIFA World Cup had nothing to complain about four years later in Mexico, where "the beautiful game" was really seen in all its glory.
www.soccerhall.org /history/WorldCup_1970.htm   (689 words)

 1970s including Popular Culture, Prices, Events, Technology and Inventions
In 1970 a new house cost $23,400.00 and by 1979 was $58,500.00 Examples of homes and Property for sale in the 1970's
In 1970 the average income per year was $9,350.00 and by 1979 was $17,550.00
In 1970 a gallon of gas was 36 cents and by 1979 was 86 cents
www.thepeoplehistory.com /1970s.html   (902 words)

 Cornflakes & Classics A musical history of Elton John: 1970
Recorded April 6, 1970, Aeolian Hall, Studio 2.
Recorded June 25 1970, Aeolian Hall, BBC London Studio 2.
Recorded August 13 1970, Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue.
www.vex.net /~paulmac/elton/ej1970.html   (2913 words)

 Selective Service System: History and Records
The lottery drawing held July 1, 1970, determined the order in which men born in 1951 were called to report for induction into the military.
How to read this chart: This chart shows all the birth dates in a given year and the lottery numbers assigned to those dates.
All men assigned that lottery number or any lower number, and who were classified 1-A or 1-A-O (available for military service), were called to report for possible induction.
www.sss.gov /lotter2.htm   (221 words)

Le Vey, Anton,THE SATANIC BIBLE, 1970, Avon, PB, Le Vey was the founder of the Church of Satan in California.
He was "hot" in 1970 due to some Hollywood publicity (see ROSEMARY'S BABY, 1968 entry), so it was time to cash in with a book.
Lovecraft, H.P., THE TOMB, 1, 1970, Beagle (Ballantine), PB.
www.cafes.net /ditch/F70.htm   (4941 words)

1970 - "Greenpeace" - February 15th, 1970: "The Vancouver Sun ran story about the intended voyage, dropping the Sierra Club reference and mentioning a boat to be called 'the Greenpeace,' the first time the term appeared in print as a single word.
1970 - EPA / U.S.A. - July 9th, 1970: "The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was established in 1970 to consolidate in one agency a variety of federal research, monitoring, standard-setting and enforcement activities to ensure environmental protection.
As evidenced by the fact that a disturbed person attempted to kill him with poison in September 1970 and the resulting illness he experienced in the final year of his life, Paul had little to gain materially from this mission.
mirrorh.com /timeline1970.html   (15202 words)

 The 1970 AFL All-Star Game
The AFL All-Star Game of 1970 took place on January 17, 1970 at the Astrodome in Houston, TX.
Hadl completed 18 (which tied an All-Star Game record) of 26 passes for 224 yards, but was intercepted three times.
There was no defensive player chosen in 1970.
www.mmbolding.com /BSR/The_1970_AFL_All-Star_Game.htm   (274 words)

 1970 Videos - Metacafe
This is the 1970 Red Boss 302 Mustang making a short turn at Carlisle.
In 1970, Brazil was champion with six winnings in six matches, an achievement which had not been seen before (Uruguay, in 1930, and Italy, in 1938,...
Back in 1970, this exhibition in London showed what people thought furniture would look like in the 21st century.
www.metacafe.com /tags/1970   (293 words)

 FIFA.com - 1970 FIFA World Cup Mexico ™
For the first time the FIFA World Cup was broadcast in colour and nothing could match the brilliance of Brazil's yellow shirts.
Martin and Jose Vantolra are the only father and son to play for different nations at the finals; Spain in 1934 and Mexico in 1970 respectively.
Mexico's Group 1 encounter against El Salvador was the first between two nations from the same continent other than Europe or South America.
www.fifa.com /worldcup/archive/edition=32/index.html   (217 words)

 The Nixon-Presley Meeting
That item, more requested than the Bill of Rights or even the Constitution of the United States, is the photograph of Elvis Presley and Richard M. Nixon shaking hands on the occasion of Presley's visit to the White House.
On December 21, 1970, Elvis Presley paid a visit to President Richard M.
Nixon at the White House in Washington, D.C. The meeting was initiated by Presley, who wrote Nixon a six-page letter requesting a visit with the President and suggesting that he be made a "Federal Agent-at-Large" in the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs.
www.gwu.edu /~nsarchiv/nsa/elvis/elnix.html   (390 words)

 Greatest Films of 1970
The Honeymoon Killers (1970), 115 minutes, D: Leonard Kastle
Patton (1970), 170 minutes, D: Franklin J. Schaffner
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970), 125 minutes, D: Billy Wilder
www.filmsite.org /1970.html   (74 words)

 Janis Joplin Concert Dates - OfficialJanis.com
Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, Queens, NY August 3, 1970
Ravinia Park, Highland Park, IL August 6, 1970
Capitol Theater, Port Chester, NY August 11, 1970
www.officialjanis.com /dates_1970.html   (246 words)

 1970 movie posters at movie poster warehouse movieposter.com
1970 movie posters at movie poster warehouse movieposter.com
In one incident he had to help restrain a suspect in the squad car and later worried that he would be sued for impersonating a policeman.
: Movies : 1970 : PAGE 1 / 45 next ::..
www.movieposter.com /mpw8/19701.html   (122 words)

 American History - 1970-1979
American Architecture - Twentieth Century - 1970 to 1979
Pete Rose was able to negotiate a $1 million per year contract.
Before 1970 only a few athletes earned more than $100,000 per year; at the end of the decade hundreds did.
kclibrary.nhmccd.edu /decade70.html   (3697 words)

 Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
The Reds' sixth-inning at-bat also was notable in that it marked the beginning of the Brooks Robinson Show afield.
Always known as a fielding wizard, third baseman Brooks outdid himself in the 1970 Series, the first fall classic to be played on artificial surface.
The eye-popping exhibition began when May led off the sixth by smoking the ball between Robinson and the bag.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1970.html   (629 words)

 Sounddogs.com : 1970
TRUCK - EXT - 1970 Chevy 2500 idle from dual tail pipe
TRUCK - EXT - 1970 Chevy 2500 idle slow to very vast series
TRUCK - EXT - 1970 Chevy 2500 idle then starts to roll down hill from side of truck
www.sounddogs.com /searchresults.asp?Keyword=1970   (400 words)

 1970 World Series by Baseball Almanac
Not to mention that Total Baseball described his fielding with, "other-wordly defense at third (which) gave Reds righthanded hitters nightmares through the Series."
Did you know that Game 1 of the 1970 World Series, played on October 10, 1970 in Riverfront Stadium, was the first Fall Classic game played on artificial grass?
Prior to Game 1 a reporter asked Brooks "The Hoover" Robinson if he thought he would be able to play defense on the artifical grass.
www.baseball-almanac.com /ws/yr1970ws.shtml   (1032 words)

 1970 including Popular Culture, Prices, Events, Technology and Inventions
1970 Music continues to make significant impact with the largest ever rock festival held on the Isle of Wight with 600,000 people attending, including some of the biggest name in music including Jimi Hendrix and The Who.
To find more prices and information for the 70's including 1970
The Beatles Let It Be Chevy Camaro 1970
www.thepeoplehistory.com /1970.html   (518 words)

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