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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Kaiko Takeshi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Takeshi Kaiko enriched the Japanese language by the word "apache", to denote scavengers of recyclables, described in his novel, Japan's Threepenny Opera.
He is buried at the Shorei-in temple of the Engakuji Temple complex, Kamakura, Kanagawa.
This activity was related to his experience as a war correspondent in Vietnam; he was briefly imprisoned by the Viet Cong.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Kaiko-Takeshi   (381 words)

  Kaiko - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kaiko was a remote control Japanese deep-sea submarine that sampled bacteria from the ocean floor of the Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench, the deepest location in the world.
On March 2, 1996, Kaiko reached a depth of 10,897 m, marking the deepest dive for an unmanned submersible on record (the Bathyscaphe Trieste holds even today the record for deepest manned dive, made in 1960).
Kaiko was lost during a typhoon in May 2003, when a secondary cable connecting it to the surface broke.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kaiko   (110 words)

 The Underwater Wonders Revealed by Kaiko
Kaiko entered the record books in 1995 when it dived almost 11,000 meters to the bottom of Challenger Deep -- the world's deepest stretch of ocean -- in the Maruyama Trench, near Guam, in the western Pacific.
Kaiko dives also collected detailed photos of the topography of the seabed, notably details of shifts of tectonic plates and faults, that are expected to contribute significantly to understanding how earthquakes occur, say the scientists involved in the project.
During its useful life, Kaiko contributed to solving some of the oceans puzzles, such as how life is able to proliferate in the harsh conditions of high pressure, low temperatures and lack of sunlight.
www.tierramerica.net /english/2003/0721/iarticulo.shtml   (1024 words)

 Kaiko: March 2004 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Kaiko became angry at the cockiness of Ryden.
Kaiko seemed not to hear as he hurled a fireball towards Ryden.
Kaiko seemed happy on the damage he made and rushed to knock Ryden.
blogsofroleplay.com /Kaiko/archives/2004_03.html   (975 words)

 32nd America's Cup Official Website - Desafío Español is restricted from employing Phil Kaiko
Kaiko had applied "substantial intellectual creativity and judgement to the determination of" eventual hull shape or rig design during his work for Mascalzone Latino.
Kaiko apply substantial intellectual creativity and judgement to the determination of the shape and structure of Mascalzone Latino's hull, deck, cockpit, mast tube, geometry of the mast rigging, appendages or sails."
For his part, Kaiko said he didn't consider the work he did as 'design' as it is described in the Protocol, but rather as necessary work on tools that would be used later in the design process.
www.americascup.com /en/americascup/news_official/index.php?idIndex=&idContent=1841   (818 words)

 deseretnews.com | Deep-diving submarine lost at sea   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Kaiko, a bright yellow submarine which entered the record books in 1995 by diving 36,008 feet to the bottom of the Challenger Deep —; the ocean's deepest point — snapped its tether as a typhoon approached in late May and has been missing since then, officials said Monday.
As a salvage vehicle, Kaiko helped locate a Japanese rocket that went down over the Pacific and helped recover a Japanese fishing ship that was accidentally rammed and sunk by a U.S. Navy submarine in 2001 off Hawaii.
Kaiko is designed to float to the surface and emit a tracking signal if its tether is broken.
deseretnews.com /dn/view/0,1249,510036665,00.html   (614 words)

 Results of "Kaiko"'s Final Field Test   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The maximum depth diving test of a 10,000 meter class remotely operated vehicle "Kaiko" has been carried out on March 24 (Friday) 1995 at the same place as the last year's test.
On this landing, " a plate on which Kaiko's name and this date were written" was placed on the ocean bed by operating its manipulator.
After that the vehicle ascended from the bed and a survey test was carried out within a radius of about 60 meter for about 20 minutes;a hovering lugworm and small fish-like-creatures (lator,biologist confirmed it to be skeleton shrimps) gathered to a bait were observed by TV and their pictures were photographed successfully.
www.jamstec.go.jp /jamstec/topix2.html   (164 words)

 Mission to Marianas - If Mount Everest was dropped into the world's deepest trench, it would drown. Kaiko hit bottom . ...
Sediment swirled upwards, just as lunar dust had shrouded the Eagle during man's first landing on the Moon, and the tiny craft Kaiko rested its legs on the bottom of the Marianas Trench in the Philippine Sea.
In the control room of Kaiko's mother ship there was unrestrained.
As the smaller Kaiko continued to descend, the video cameras picked out a murky desert of sand and mud.
www.newscientist.com /channel/earth/deep-sea/mg15220548.100   (524 words)

 News in Science - Hope floats for lost deep-sea explorer - 09/07/2003
From the Mariana Trench, the Kaiko sampled 180 different kinds of microbes in the freezing darkness of its muddy floor, thriving at pressure 1,000 times greater than the surface air.
The Kaiko is an unmanned Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) made of two parts: a 3-metre, 5-tonne mobile rover carrying four video cameras and two mechanical arms, tethered by a 250-metre secondary cable to a larger launcher carrying side-scan sonar.
He believes that the Kaiko is indispensable and should be replaced, as researchers are keen to use its services.
www.abc.net.au /science/news/stories/s897958.htm   (638 words)

 CBS News | Deep-Diving Sub Missing At Sea | June 30, 2003 21:58:40
Kaiko is lowered into the water off the coast of Japan in this undated photo.
Kaiko, which entered the record books in 1995 by diving 36,008 feet to the bottom of the Challenger Deep — the ocean's deepest point — snapped its tether as a typhoon approached in late May and has been missing since then.
Among its discoveries was the existence of 180 kinds of micro-organisms in sea mud at depths of more than 6.25 miles, where the water pressure is 1,000 times stronger than air pressure at sea level.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2003/06/30/world/main561124.shtml   (613 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
As a result of this calculation, Rappaport found that the kaiko ritual was articulated with the ecological relationship among people, pigs, local food supplies, and warfare.
Warfare and the succeeding kaiko ritual occurred every couple of years and this cycle corresponds with the increasing pig population.
However, Rappaport revealed how the kaiko ritual is interrelated with material aspects of the Tsembaga society and their surrounding natural environment.
www.mnsu.edu /emuseum/cultural/anthropology/rappaport.html   (305 words)

 Internet Archive: Details: Vizion - Kaiko, Usei & other works [RC014]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Too often do tracks have a special meaning to the composer but finish rotting away on an HD, never to be heard.
Kaiko, Usei & other works is Vincent Fugère's best unreleased material, including mostly B-Sides and remixes.
The first side is composed of original tracks, created to be singles ; Starting off with some trip-hoppish material with Le son de la pluie sur mon parbrise, and continuing throught out Side A with slightly more electro tracks than usual.
www.archive.org /details/ronincollective014   (225 words)

 BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Life flourishes at crushing depth
The soft-walled foraminifera, a form of plankton, were recovered by the Japanese remote submersible Kaiko.
Kaiko pulled the foraminifera out of the top centimetre of sediment at Challenger Deep, 10,896m (35,748ft) below the surface.
Kaiko was lost on a mission to the Nankai Trough in 2003.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/science/nature/4235979.stm   (417 words)

 The Log   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Initially, Kaiko and the team planned to descend upon the Sausalito Yacht Club to participate in the Golden Gate Cup.
Kaiko has spent his career working with and designing some of the world’s most prestigious yachts.
Kaiko recalled, “I was [initially] hired by Gary Mull” to do some design work, part-time.
www.thelog.com /printer/article.asp?c=73494   (1059 words)

 Kaiko   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Kaiko is the operculum of a Sea Snail.
I believe it would be an error to relate Kaiko to the Hebrew incense "Onycha." This would be merely "curious speculation" based on a possible similar use of operculum.
From this mistaken correlation, comes the notion that Kaiko was a fragrant ingredient in Japanese incense, which is not supported by the old Japanese texts discussing it's preparation, or consistent which what is used by Japanese incense companies using the ingredient today.
www.oller.net /kaiko.htm   (422 words)

 SHMUPS!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
It was called Kaiko and sported Chris Hülsbeck, the composer of many great and memorable game soundtracks (including those of the Turrican games), as its most famous member.
Kaiko set out on a mission which was very unusual for a European company, at least at that time: To give their software the special look and feel only games of Japanese origin used to have.
Remember that this happened at a time when anime-style graphics were virtually unknown in the west and were just starting to gain a little popularity among those who imported games for their Mega Drives and PC-Engines.
www.classicgaming.com /Shmups/reviews/apidya   (2073 words)

 eastsidejournal.com - America's Cup boats oven-ready: McCaw hopes rest with high-tech building, baking   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Phil Kaiko could do nothing but watch in horror as the America's Cup boat he spent months designing snapped in two and sank to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean.
Kaiko was following the team on a chase boat that day and remembers seeing his boat start to get hammered as the weather worsened.
Others thought he was overreacting, and one person asked him what he thought was the worst thing that could happen.
www.kingcountyjournal.com /sited/story/html/76817   (1019 words)

Kaiko means "Silcworm" in Japanese, and as the person who suggested it pointed out, "worm means something to you hacker types, right?" I gave Kaiko the last name of Hatsukaa, which means "hacker".
Kaiko is a script that has to be run inside a CLI silc client.
*kaiko* Private Message Commands: - join #channel [passwd] To invite kaiko to #channel She will join and add the person who invited her to her auto op list to that channel.
dc214.org /.go/silc/bots   (897 words)

 Prepared Witness Testimony: Levy, Michael   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Clinically, the predictable pharmacokinetics of OxyContin are demonstrated by the independence of its dissolution on pH and the high correlation of its dose with its plasma level (Kaiko et al 1996b, Benziger et al 1996, Kaiko 1997, Mucci-LoRusso et al 1998, Mandema et al 1998).
Kaiko RF, Benziger DP, Fitzmartin RD, Burke BE, Reder RF, Goldenheim PD. Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic relationships of controlled-release oxycodone.
Kaiko RF, Benziger D, Cheng C, Hou Y, Grandy R. Analgesic onset and potency of oral controlled-release (CR) oxycodone and CR morphine.
energycommerce.house.gov /107/hearings/08282001Hearing363/Levy602print.htm   (2830 words)

 Pre-war Japanese American Haiku
Kaiko, the modern, free-style haiko, was developed by the Tokyo poets Ippekiro Nakatsuka and Kawahigashi Hekigodo in 1915.
His love for the crimson-colored flowers was used to illustrate his intense abstract feeling, and was used for the cover of his monthly haiku magazine to advocate the revolutionary new style haiku.
The passing of the once energetic free-style Kaiko groups, especially the Delta Ginsha Haiku Kai and the Valley Ginsha Haiku Kai (which had been known for their international flavor and capable women poets), was a tragedy to the ethnic Japanese communities.
www.english.uiuc.edu /maps/poets/g_l/haiku/about.htm   (788 words)

 AOL CityGuide: - Tampa Bay - Kaiko Sushi Bar & Japanese - Restaurant   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Considered by many as the best Japanese restaurant in the Tampa Bay area, Kaiko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar offers diners the popular pastime of sitting at the counter to watch the work of a master sushi chef in action.
A favorite on the menu is the scott roll, which consists of yellowtail, salmon, tuna, tempura, caviar and avocado.
Kaiko's is family friendly, with many dishes suited especially for younger visitors.
cityguide.aol.com /tampabay/dining/venue.adp?id=103273485   (308 words)

 Kaiko: Awaken dead cat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Instantly he felt warm and his eyes turned into the normal colour they once were.
Madsen stood Kaiko up and propped him on 1 of his shoulders.
Kaiko blinked and seemed unaware of what all is going on, Madsen gave him quick details.
blogsofroleplay.com /Kaiko/archives/000819.html   (905 words)

 [No title]
Kaiko Moti's philosophy, a philosophy he lives, is Art.
More contemplative than descriptive, he endeavors to analyze his sensations before nature in order to better recreate its almost divine essence.
The same quest underlies each one of Kaiko Moti's works, the quest for that entity which makes the illusory differences of the real vanish.
www.askart.com /askart/artist.aspx?artist=11009725   (262 words)

 Chapter 6
“Kaiko, you should go too.” Inutaisho started to walk back to the castle Sesshoumaru jumped and landed next to him.
He remembered those incidents when the southern lord made hits on Kaiko when she was visiting her father on the surface.
The southern lord went as far as kidnapping her, though she used her powers and escaped, they couldn’t prove the Southern lords guilty, so he went back to stalking Kaiko, that was until she fell for the Eastern lord and they mated.
www.freewebs.com /falcoln/Chapter2.htm   (3036 words)

 Kaiko Sushi Bar & Japanese Restaurant - Clearwater, FL- Home
Kaiko Sushi Bar & Japanese Restaurant - Clearwater, FL- Home
By entering a small storefront on Enterprise Road, it is easy to step into the exotic world of Sushi and other Far Eastern Delights.
When you arrive you will most likely be greeted by Charlie Lam, the owner of Kaiko Sushi Bar and Japanese Restaurant.
www.kaikosushibar.com   (261 words)

 Kaiko Moti Limited Editions
Kaiko Moti is one of many artists available through Herndon Fine Art.
If you are interested in buying or selling fine art by Kaiko Moti, we are your source.
Please call us or EMAIL for title availability and pricing of Kaiko Moti limited editions.
www.herndonfineart.com /moti.htm   (142 words)

 Alibris: Kaiko Moti
Throughout Kaiko Moti's work there is the subtle play of light; the sunset on a bay, the delicate tree-filtered light in a forest, or the shading of baby birds on a branch.
In his etchings, he expresses both serene stillness and the tension of motion.
His landscapes and seascapes are known for their contemplative atmosphere, yet he can capture the...
www.alibris.com /search/books/author/Kaiko_Moti   (199 words)

 Kaiko Japanese RES & Sushi Bar, Clearwater - Restaurant Reviews - TripAdvisor
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