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  Crunch Records
Little Dipper was born in 1997 in Lichfield, Staffordshire and is the brainchild of singer/songwriter Rob Allen.
Now Little Dipper has found its own unique sound and place within music, with sonics and songs that cannot be categorised into one certain genre… Live Little Dipper is Rob accompanied by an old Yamaha keyboard, guitars, drum machines and backing tracks that makes for an original live experience.
So by now it was 1997 and Little Dipper was born, although I was in an embryonic version of much loved Lichfield/Birmingham band Mr Nobody, Little Dipper still had my attention and a few gigs we're played and a few recordings were made.
www.crunch-records.com /artist-profile.asp?ArtistID=2   (1897 words)

  
 Ursa Minor -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It is notable as the location of the north (One of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere) celestial pole, although this will change after some centuries due to the effects of (The act of preceding in time or order or rank (as in a ceremony)) precession.
Ursa Minor contains an ((astronomy) a cluster of stars (or a small constellation)) asterism colloquially known as the "Little Dipper" because its seven brightest ((astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior) stars seem to form a ladle, or dipper shape.
The star at the end of the dipper handle is (The brightest star in Ursa Minor; at the end of the handle of the little dipper; the northern axis of the earth points toward it) Polaris, the "North" or "Pole Star".
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/u/ur/ursa_minor.htm   (636 words)

  
 SPACE.com -- Spacewatch Friday: The Little Dipper's Stars Reveal Your Sky's Darkness
The two other stars that complete the pattern of the bowl of the Little Dipper are of fourth and fifth magnitude, pushing the limits of what most people can see even with relatively minor light pollution.
Interestingly, the Big and Little dippers are arranged so that when one is upright, the other is upside down.
Of course, the Big Dipper is by far the brighter of the two, appearing as a long-handled pan, while the Little Dipper resembles a dim ladle.
www.space.com /spacewatch/little_dipper_020628.html   (939 words)

  
 Indian Stones
I knew it was the big dipper and little dipper because I used to teach young Webelows and Tenderfoots in the boy scouts how to recognise the stars for their merit badges.
It was readily aparent that the star chart and the stone were extremely similar with the exception of the additional star in the cup of the big dipper.
The four stars of the dipper (1,2,3,4) are called in Lakota either the "carriers" or the stretchers.
snyder_kas.home.mindspring.com /Indian_Stones.html   (563 words)

  
 Aircraft: Lockheed 33 Little Dipper
Menlo Park, CA The original design for the Little Dipper was conceived by John "Johnny' Thorp, an engineer working for the Vega Aircraft Co. Mr.
The Little Dipper (model 33) was single place, as indicated by the mere 50-hp engine, and thus is the model shown on the right.
The Little Dipper I know would not be categorized as a "transport" plane.
aeroweb.brooklyn.cuny.edu /specs/lockheed/lck-33.htm   (327 words)

  
 Ursa Major
The Little Dipper, part of the constellation of Ursa Minor, The Little Bear, is seen at the upper right.
The Big Dipper and Polaris play an important part in the story of the Underground Railroad which helped slaves escape their captivity in the southern states of the United States before the Civil War by fleeing north to Canada.
The folk song "Follow the Drinking Gourd" (another name for the Big Dipper) was a coded song that gave directions on the escape route from Alabama and Mississippi.
www.astropix.com /HTML/C_SPRING/URSAS.HTM   (327 words)

  
 Little Dipper @ Quassy Amusement Park - Theme Park Critic - Nation's Best Theme Parks and Rides
The Little Dipper at Quassy is a zippy, little kiddie coaster.
Little Dipper's cars are sleek, and have a yellow and blue paint job, to match the colors of the Monster Mouse.
Overall, the Little Dipper is one of my favorite kiddie coasters, and is a "Must Ride" for children.
www.themeparkcritic.com /scripts/ViewRide.asp?RideID=781   (506 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Little Dipper
Little Dipper, constellation of the northern sky, situated close to the Big Dipper.
Known to the Romans as Ursa Minor, or Little Bear, the Little...
Dipper (bird), common name for five species of passerine birds.
ca.encarta.msn.com /Little_Dipper.html   (100 words)

  
 Wannabe Farm Little Dipper
Wannabe Farm is proud to introduce their last foal of the year, "Little Dipper", born 10-13-04.
Dipper is the son of Ass-Pirin Acres Andiamo X My World Chloe.
Dipper is sorrel in color with a pedigree extending back to the imports.
www.myworldfarm.com /Dipper.html   (130 words)

  
 Water Level Meters, Heron Water level meters, Heron water level meter
The little dipper utilizes many of the tried and tested components that have made its big brother, the dipper-T one of the most popular water level meters.
The compact size and light weight of the little dipper is an advantage for carry in sites where portability is a concern.
This thin section enables the skinny dipper to be used in tubes as narrow as 0.375 inch (9.5mm) internal diameter.
www.envisupply.com /environmental/heron.htm   (510 words)

  
 Little Dipper
An asterism formed by the seven brightest stars of Ursa Minor (the Little Bear), the most conspicuous of which are the North Star (Polaris, Alpha Ursae Minoris) and the two front bowl stars, Kochab (Beta) and Pherkad (Gamma).
The handle of the Dipper is the Little Bear's tail and the Dipper's bowl is the Bear's flank.
The Little Dipper looks like a miniature and much fainter version of the well-known Big Dipper.
www.daviddarling.info /encyclopedia/L/Little_Dipper.html   (148 words)

  
 Little Dipper Swimming Pool Slide is S.R. Smith's newest Low Profile Swimming Pool Slide
The Little Dipper Funslide is only 53 inches (approx.
Best of all the Little Dipper requires no plumbing or water so any pool area can be enhanced.
9 ft X 6 ft; for the Little Dipper slide, minimum deck is approx.
www.propools.com /products/slide/littledipper.htm   (791 words)

  
 STC Little Dipper Trading System
The concept behind the "Little Dipper" is very similar to the "Big Dipper" in that the system seeks to identify a relatively strong uptrend in the bond market and then looks for short term weakness to set up very reliable entries.
To reduce correlation between the systems we were careful to use entirely different trend and "dip" indicators in the "Little Dipper".
Short term traders should find the "Little Dipper" to be a highly accurate and valuable addition to their portfolio of trading systems.
www.traderclub.com /systems_little.htm   (704 words)

  
 The Little Dipper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The handle of the Dipper is the Little Bear's tail and the Dipper's cup is the Bear's flank.
The Little Dipper can also be used for pysanky (Ukranian Easter Egg dyeing).
Carousel Village bought the Little Dipper in September of 2001 intending to..
www.teachalot.com /the-little-dipper   (270 words)

  
 Little Dipper on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
A glass, spoon and dipper: holt shares a low-tech but highly useful handloading technique.
New Little Dipper slide by S.R. Smith.(Backyard Living)(Advertisement)
New Little Dipper slide by S.B. Smith.(Backyard Living)(Advertisement)
www.encyclopedia.com /html/X/X-L1ittleD1i.asp   (251 words)

  
 Ursa Minor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The handle of the Dipper is the Little Bear's tail and the Dipper's cup is the Bear's flank.
The Little Dipper is not a constellation itself, but an asterism, which is a distinctive group of stars.
Another famous asterism is the Big Dipper in the constellation Ursa Major.
www.astro.wisc.edu /~dolan/constellations/constellations/Ursa_Minor.html   (312 words)

  
 Ursa Major and Ursa Minor
Four of the seven bright stars in the Big Dipper form the bowl and three the handle; five of these stars are of second magnitude.
It was also the first spectroscopic binary to be discovered; this observation resulted from studies of the spectrum of the brighter component of Mizar, which revealed it as a binary consisting of a pair of stars of almost equal brightness.
The handles of the two Dippers extend in opposite directions, and when one bowl is upright the other is inverted.
www.factmonster.com /ce6/sci/A0850210.html   (443 words)

  
 Geologic Resources: Heron Little Dipper Water Level Meter
The little dipper utilizes many of the tried and tested components that have made its bigger brother, the dipper-T such a popular instrument with users.
The narrow probe 3/8in x 4in (9.5mm x 100mm) used on the little dipper is suitable for use in direct push equipment and stilling pipes.
The little dipper is equipped with a brake, removable electronic panel housing the battery draw, buzzer, light, sensitivity control and circuit test button.
www.geologicresources.com /Little_dip.html   (427 words)

  
 Kayak, Canoe, Paddlesports - Werner Paddles - Little Dipper, (Fiberglass)
San Juan, Camano, Little Dipper, a diverse group of islands off the coast of Washington state.
The Little Dipper has the same great design as the best-selling Camano, but in a scaled-down size.
If you are very small and paddle a skinny boat, 215 may be your size, and if you are larger or paddle a wider boat, look at the 230 cm size.
www.rutabaga.com /product.asp?pid=1006662   (205 words)

  
 Wheel Chair: Wheel chairs, wheelchair, wheelchairs, wheelchair, mobility, wheel chair product, wheel chair ...
The "Little Dipper" wheelchair can relieve any concerns your child might have and help them face life's little hurdles.
One of the key features of the "Little Dipper" is it's growth capabilities.
The "Little Dipper" can be set up with dual rear axle receiver so that your child will be able to use their wheelchair for sports and everyday use.
www.colourswheelchair.com /products/prod_dipper.htm   (193 words)

  
 Discover Little Dipper Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
These wonderful bread dippers we found in a Cincinnati gourmet store are only in their second year, but they're spreading like wildfire.
It was the Christmas season of 2000, when Little Dipper founder Susan Jonas stumbled upon the idea which led to her very own line of gourmet bread dipping oils.
Experienced as a salesman himself, Mike hit the road with a case of bread dippers and several loaves of crusty French bread en route to specialty foods stores, restaurants, and more throughout Ohio.
www.discovernewfoods.com /dislitdipcom1.html   (396 words)

  
 Atkin & Co. - Little Dipper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
To fill the want of a very little ship for the biggest kind of voyage this able ship Little Dipper has been designed.
A single cylinder motor is shown in the plans; however there is room for a two cylinder outfit if the simplicity of the one lunger does not appeal.
Do not, though, install power in excess of 8 h.p.; you cannot expect a speed of much over 7 miles an hour from a boat of this kind, and therefore all the excessive power will do is use fuel and space.
www.boat-links.com /Atkinco/Sail/LittleDipper.html   (508 words)

  
 SwimmingPool.com | S.R. Smith: Little Dipper Slide
Combine the Little Dipper with your kids and you’ll get a whole swimming pool full of smiles.
The Little Dipper uses just a fraction of your deck space and is assembled and ready for slip-sliding fun in under one hour.
A minimum water depth of 42” is required for the Little Dipper.
swimmingpool.com /vendors/srsmith/littledipper.html   (191 words)

  
 the little dipper - releases
Features: Six songs from The Little Dipper and five songs from the Ohio band Cripplekid.
Features: Five songs from The Little Dipper, including "About the Air", "Hawaii", "Bitter", "May 30th", and "Reflection of the Rodeo".
Features: The Little Dipper song "This Is Not a Film".
www.geocities.com /littledipperwebsite/releases.htm   (70 words)

  
 Little Dipper - ZeBOX Artist
They now have a new E.P called THE E.P OF MY EYE, which is a step up for them as its on C.D,something Rob has wanted to do for a long time,but was too poor...now Little Dipper have found modern technology.
Little Dipper cite influences such as The Flaming Lips, Hum, Nirvana, Jeff Buckley, At The Drive In and The Doors, amongst others… email: Graham 'wood_sprite101@hotmail.com' Rob 'chewme40@hotmail.com'
Copyright notice: All songs and material on this page copyrighted by Little Dipper and protected by copyright law and by international treaties.
zebox.com /little_dipper   (248 words)

  
 The Mythology of the Constellations: Ursa Minor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It is for this reason that Ursa Major and Ursa Minor are both circumpolar constellations, never dipping beneath the horizon when viewed from northern latitudes.
Ursa Minor is better known as the Little Dipper.
Polaris, the star marking the end of the dipper's handle, is located at the north celestial pole.
www.comfychair.org /~cmbell/myth/ursa_minor.html   (174 words)

  
 Crunch Records
A rifle through the many Little Dipper tracks that have been made available as Downloads on the Crunch Website will demonstrate why it would only be a matter of time before he would be signed.
Check out Little Dipper's biog by clicking here and find out more about this fascinating artist who's biography includes James, Mark Day of the Happy Mondays and others.
You can also find out more by visiting Little Dipper's Myspace and Crunch Record's Myspace and take a view of his latest video here.
www.crunch-records.com   (550 words)

  
 little dipper pediatric wheelchair (-) - PriceGrabber.com
Description: Lightweight yet durable, adjustable yet compact -- these are just a few of the attributes of the Colours Little Dipper pediatric wheelchair.
The Colours Little Dipper is compatible with many seating systems.
And the Colours Little Dipper can be set up with dual rear axle receivers so the wheelchair can be used for sports and everyday use.
www.pricegrabber.com /search_getprod.php?masterid=10775565   (152 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Little Dipper, Constellation (Constellations) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Little Dipper, Constellation (Constellations) - Encyclopedia
Little Dipper, familiar configuration of stars in the constellation Ursa Minor (see Ursa Major and Ursa Minor).
More articles from AllRefer Reference on Little Dipper
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/X/X-LittleDi.html   (135 words)

  
 Moss Little Dipper Reviews
My name is Sean and I am the proud owner of a moss little dipper.
While reviewing this tent may appear late in the game, given that Moss is no longer in business, I felt that after having used my little dipper it was still worth reviewing.
During all this bad weather, the tent flaps on my little dipper barely russled while those on my Eureka Mountain Pass shook with vigor.
www.outdoorreview.com /PRD_76712_2955crx.aspx   (1310 words)

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