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  Bell (instrument) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The bell is a percussion instrument and an idiophone.
In the Eastern world, the traditional forms of bells are temple and palace bells, small ones being rung by a sharp rap with a stick, and very large ones rung by a blow from the outside by a large swinging beam.
Sigismund is a bell in the Wawel Cathedral in Kraków, Poland, cast in 1520.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bell_(instrument)   (1161 words)

  
 Bell, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bell is located on the west bank of the Los Angeles River and is situated north of South Gate.
In March of 2000, Bell gained worldwide publicity, as the media announced that a shipment of 55 Oscar statuettes were stolen from a trucking company loading dock in the City of Bell.
James George Bell and his family, the pioneer residents for whom the city is named, arrived, acquired about 360 acres of land and helped in its development as a small farming and cattle raising community.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bell,_California   (1297 words)

  
 Alexander Graham Bell - The Inventor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bell always believed that the public ridicule his friend suffered was responsible for his early death.
Bell briefly considered reviving his old experiments in sonar, as a means of detecting submarines.
Bell argued that a hydrofoil was the better choice: it could skim over a mine-infested bay in the same way that a skitterbug moves across a pond.
www.digitaloutrider.com /html/bell/inventor.html   (2848 words)

  
 John Bell and the most profound discovery of science (December 1998) - Physics World - PhysicsWeb
Bell was especially interested in theoretical physics and a year later he was able to graduate for a second time, obtaining a first in mathematical physics in 1949.
Bell's numerical calculations had shown signs of the strong focusing principle, and when it was established formally in 1952 he rapidly became an expert and acted as a consultant to the team designing the Proton Synchrotron at CERN in Geneva.
Bell and his wife were both long-term vegetarians, and in his version of Schrödinger's cat paradox, the two states of the cat are being hungry or not hungry, rather than being dead or alive.
physicsweb.org /articles/world/11/12/8   (5263 words)

  
 Bells - About Whisky - Blends - www.scotchwhisky.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
He was joined by Arthur Bell, who, by the late 1840s, had become sole partner.
Bell was a cautious, modest, highly moral man - a member of a religious sect whose motto was 'work to the best of your light and play fair’.
In 1985 Bell's was acquired by the Guinness Group, which two years later took over DCL to become United Distillers.
www.scotchwhisky.com /english/about/blended/bells.htm   (345 words)

  
 The American Experience | The Telephone | People & Events | More About Bell
Bell family lore told of his insistence upon mailing a letter to a family friend well before he had grasped any understanding of the alphabet.
Bell himself was battling the disease when, at age 23, he moved with his parents to Canada.
Bell surmised the complex overtones and timbre of the twang to be similar to those in the human voice.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/amex/telephone/peopleevents/mabell.html   (1919 words)

  
 Bell Laboratories History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bell Labs, celebrating more than three-quarters of a century of innovation, is the most famous research and development organization in the world.
Bell Labs research and development community consists of 16,000 employees in 16 countries.
Bell Labs Around the World underscores Bell Labs continuing influence in communications technology as it reaches out to better serve Lucent's customers worldwide.
www.bell-labs.com /history   (830 words)

  
 Bell's Palsy InfoSite & Forums: Bells Palsy / Facial Paralysis FAQs
Bells palsy is a condition that causes the facial muscles to weaken or become paralyzed.
Bells palsy is not as uncommon as is generally believed.
The incidence of Bells palsy in males and females, as well as in the various races is also approximately equal.
www.bellspalsy.ws   (711 words)

  
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The Liberty Bell itself is displayed in a magnificant glass chamber with Independence Hall in the background.
A bell for the Pennsylvania State House was cast in London, England, however, it cracked soon after it arrived in Philadelphia.
The bell was repaired in 1846 and rang for a George Washington birthday celebration, but the bell cracked again and has not been rung since.
www.nps.gov /inde/liberty-bell.html   (564 words)

  
 About the City of Artesia
In Bell, one-third of the residents are under the age of 18, so one of our top priorities is serving families.
Bell is proud of its four well-equipped, well-staffed parks which offer sports and recreation opportunities for both children and adults.
Bell is planning for the future by making sure the city's infrastructure is always appropriate for needs of both residents and businesses.
www.gatewaycog.org /bell   (348 words)

  
 Alexander Graham Bell | Inventor
On March 7, 1876, the U.S. Patent Office granted Bell a patent for a communication device for "transmitting vocal or other sounds telegraphically." However, on September 25, 2001, the United States Congress officially recognized Antonio Meucci as the inventor of the telephone, denying Bell's claim to its invention.
Bell reasoned that it would be possible to pick up and transmit the sound of the human voice using an adaptation of his "harmonic telegraph." In 1875, along with his assistant Thomas A. Watson, Bell constructed instruments that transmitted recognizable voice-like sounds.
Bell was granted 18 patents in his name, and 12 he shared with collaborators.
www.lucidcafe.com /library/96mar/bell.html   (634 words)

  
 Bell Helicopter Commercial Aircraft Models Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Bell 206B-3 is the most popular turbine helicopter of all time.
The Bell 210 uses the UH1H airframe and upgrades the aircraft to a new standard.
When a customer chooses the Bell 210, they are choosing reliability, cost effectiveness and flexibility to an already proven airframe.
www.bellhelicopter.textron.com /en/aircraft/commercial   (276 words)

  
 Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Susan Jocelyn Bell was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on July 15, 1943.
Bell's first two years at Cambridge were spent assisting in the construction of an 81.5-megahertz radio telescope that was to be used to track quasars.
It was Jocelyn Bell's job to operate the telescope and to analyze over 120 meters of chart paper produced by the telescope every four days.
starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov /docs/StarChild/whos_who_level2/bell.html   (609 words)

  
 Bell's Theorem   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The fact that our final form of Bell's inequality is experimentally violated indicates that at least one of the three assumptions we have made have been shown to be wrong.
You may have already noticed that the question is a variation on the old philosophical saw regarding a tree that falls in the forest with nobody there to hear the sound.
What is actually found [in the experimental tests of Bell's theorem] is that the behavior of the two [electrons] is correlated in a way that is rather similar to that of the two television images of the fish, as described earlier.
www.upscale.utoronto.ca /GeneralInterest/Harrison/BellsTheorem/BellsTheorem.html   (6569 words)

  
 BELL RACING
BELL Racing headquarter for Europe, Asia and Africa - Show room, offices, R&D, manufacturing, distribution - operates from a facility located in Linkebeek, near Brussels (Belgium).
Bell has pioneered an outstanding number of innovations, such as the first helmet combining an inner foam liner with an outer composite shell, the first full face helmet, the first adjustable ventilation systems, the first aerodynamic helmets, the first fog free shields, and the list is very long…
RS HP3, Bell Racing’s latest Super helmet development, is an evolution of RS HP 1 and RS HP2 helmets, the very first helmet in the world to meet the new FIA 8860 Standard.
www.bellracingeurope.com   (194 words)

  
 Bell.co.uk - Cheap car insurance for drivers with Zero No Claims Bonus
Bell Direct is open 7 days a week - Monday to Friday 8am to 10pm, Saturday 9am to 4pm and Sunday 10am to 4pm.
Bell is part of the Admiral Group of companies, which means we can offer great value for money and have the support to provide an excellent service.
At Bell Direct, we pride ourselves on being as helpful as possible and our friendly staff are waiting to answer any questions you may have about your quote.
www.bell.co.uk   (563 words)

  
 Liberty Bell
The new bell was raised in the belfry on March 29, 1753.
So the "Liberty Bell" remained where it was in the steeple, and the new Whitechapel bell was placed in the cupola on the State House roof and attached to the clock to sound the hours.
Throughout the period from 1790 to 1800, when Philadelphia was the nation's capital, uses of the Bell included calling the state legislature into session, summoning voters to hand in their ballots at the State House window, and tolling to commemorate Washington's birthday and celebrate the Fourth of July.
www.ushistory.org /libertybell   (1358 words)

  
 Alexander Graham Bell and His Telephone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A pioneer in the field of telecommunications, Alexander Graham Bell was born in 1847 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Throughout his life, Bell had been interested in the education of deaf people.
Bell imagined great uses for his telephone, like this model from the 1920s, but would he ever have imagined telephone lines being used to transmit video images?
sln.fi.edu /franklin/inventor/bell.html   (197 words)

  
 Bell Hooks
bell hooks (nee Gloria Watkins) is Distinguished Professor of English at City College in New York.
Born in Hopkinsville, Kentucky in 1952, hooks, received her B.A. from Stanford University in 1973, her M.A. in 1976 from the University of Wisconsin and her Ph.D. in 1983 from the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Bell Hooks' engaged pedagogy : a transgressive education for critical consciousness Critical studies in education and culture series.
www.education.miami.edu /ep/contemporaryed/Bell_Hooks/bell_hooks.html   (435 words)

  
 Bell County Home Page
The government of Bell County, Texas exists to promote and sustain a superior quality of life in Central Texas.
The Bell County March was written by Baylor Female College music professor Julien Paul Blitz (Belgian) in 1907.
The Bell County March is a Collection of the Bell County Museum.
www.co.bell.tx.us   (267 words)

  
 Welcome to bell.com
The Bell mark and the Bell Symbol, originally linked to Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone, have existed for over 100 years in the marketplace.
Bell South and NYNEX have produced examples of how the Bell Symbol has reflected the importance of the Bell quality and service for over 100 years.
BellSouth, Bell, Southern Bell, South Central Bell and the Bell Symbols are all registered trademarks of BellSouth Intellectual Property Corporation in the U.S.A. Homepage
www.bell.com /history.htm   (184 words)

  
 BELL
BELL recognizes that the pathway to opportunity for children lies in education.
BELL transforms children into scholars and leaders through the delivery of nationally recognized, high-impact after school and summer educational programs.
By helping children achieve academic and social proficiency during their formative elementary school years and embrace their rich cultural heritage, BELL is inspiring the next generation of great teachers, doctors, lawyers, artists, and community leaders.
www.bellnational.org   (162 words)

  
 Bell Helicopter Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Remarkably fast, the light twin Bell 429 flies farther with more payload...
Find a rewarding career and join the Bell Team.
Bell Flies 429 New Rotor System for the First Time...More
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 Bell System Logo History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bell was always an innovator, reflective sheeting material was used by them on their original 1939 bell decal and on every vehicle ever since, even though today.
Bell Telephone Co., is the first of the corporations and is soon superseded by National Bell Telephone Co., which is replaced with American Bell Telephone Co. These firms supply telephone instruments to Bell-licensed exchange companies across the country.
The Bell logo is composed of a human profile, representing not only the human side of our company but the very heart of all our efforts: the customer.
www.bellsystemmemorial.com /bell_logos.html   (2873 words)

  
 NFL.com - NFL News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bell: We usually ate on Fridays and we had steak together.
Bell: Sometimes I wish I could be the kicker.
Bell: Shoot, I'd have Michael Jordan, Shaq, I'd have to have Barry Sanders, Emmitt Smith and my man now, Clinton Portis.
www.nfl.com /draft/story/7267324   (475 words)

  
 David Bell, Associate Professor of Marketing - The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Professor Bell's groundbreaking research on pay-for-performance trade promotions provides a rationale for dramatic, industry-wide changes in the way retailers and manufacturers structure trade promotions, long a contentious and costly issue for both sides.
Professor Bell's resumé is available as an Adobe Acrobat PDF document.
Bell and Yasemin Boztuğ (2004), "The Effect of Inventory on Purchase Incidence: Empirical Anlaysis of Opposing Forces of Storage and Consumption" (PDF)
marketing.wharton.upenn.edu /people/faculty/bell.cfm   (826 words)

  
 Bell Sisters (RCA) (1951-1959) - Home
This is the official web site of the Bell Sisters, and it has enjoyed their blessing and bemused assistance.
This was years after the Bell Sisters' career ended, but many of the songs we sang together were based on arrangements Cynthia and Kay made while performing in the early 1950s.
If you are interested in purchasing copies of the Bell Sisters' recordings or appearances, or wish to perform your own research, the "Sources" button will give you a list of those who helped me to collect, organize and confirm the information on this site.
www.bellsisters.com   (896 words)

  
 Music Scene International: Bell
Bell is out on the road and headed to a town near you.
Bell's single "Already There " is making major moves on the CMJ charts with the 13th highest "adds" in the nation for the first week of April.
The current 7-inch, Already There/Overwhelming serves as a sample of Bell's new material and as a vinyl precursor to the upcoming March release of a new Bell EP.
www.musicscene.com /bell   (382 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: bell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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Bell's Palsy Correction Facial paralysis due to Bell's palsy can be repaired by Elliott Rose, NYC, using advanced surgical procedures.
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 Bell Mobility Web Messaging
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You can send a free text message directly to any Bell Mobility text message enabled phone from this web site.
Bell Mobility is a trademark of Bell Canada.
www.txt.bellmobility.ca   (126 words)

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