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  metal. - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Metals, group of chemical elements that exhibit all or most of the following physical qualities: they are solid at ordinary temperatures; opaque,...
In chemistry, a metal (Greek: Metallon) is an element that readily forms positive ions (cations) and has metallic bonds.
Metals are sometimes described as a lattice of positive ions surrounded by a...
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  Heavy metal music
Heavy metal is an evolutionary product of pop, blues and "classical" music with a generally accepted life cycle of 20 years, from approximately 1970 to 1990.
Glitter rock[?], a short-lived era in the mid-1970s, is the extreme exploration of the fantasy-side of the reality-fantasy parents of heavy metal.
Goth Metal fuses the bleak, icy atmospherics of goth rock with the loud guitars and aggression of heavy metal, finding the middle ground between the two styles in a melodramatic sense of theater and lyrical obsessions with religion and horror.
www.fastload.org /he/Heavy_metal_music.html   (2904 words)

  
 Classical Five Element Acupuncture
Classical Five Element Acupuncture reaches and addresses the inner cause of these disharmonies at a deep level within the person.
Classical Five Element Acupuncture seeks to support the enormous strength of that human spirit, which in turn benefits the physical and emotional aspects of the person.
Practitioners trained in Classical Five Element Acupuncture seek to address the cause of disharmony of the five elements and then balance the qi energy to improve a person's health.
www.ruscombe.org /articles/05/062205b.html   (228 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Chemical element
A chemical element (sometimes called simply element) is a material that consists of atoms with the same number of protons in the nucleus.
For example, all atoms with 6 protons in their nuclei are atoms of the chemical element carbon, and all atoms with 92 protons in their nuclei are atoms of the element uranium.
Some -particularly metallic- elements combine to form new structures with a more variable composition (such as metal alloys) in that case it is better to speak of phases rather than compounds.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Element   (450 words)

  
 Classical element
One classic diagram (right) has two squares on top of each other, with the corners of one being the classical elements, and the corners of the other being the properties.
According to Galen, these elements were used by Hippocrates in describing the human body with an association with the four humours: phlegm[?] (water), yellow bile[?] (fire), fl bile (earth), and blood (air).
Yin and Yang and the five elements are recurring themes in the I Ching, which is strongly related to Chinese cosmology and astrology.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/fo/Four_elements.html   (282 words)

  
 Classical Five Element Acupuncture Theory - Worsley Style of Acupuncture
Classical five element acupuncture, as taught by the late Professor J. Worsley, is thought to have had its base in ancient acupuncture theory from the period of around 200 BC.
The diagnostic foundation of classical five element acupuncture is the theory of the causative factor or CF.
The CF is the element which is the foundation for the imbalances a person may experience and becomes the focal point of the treatment.
www.yinyanghouse.com /chinesetheory/theory/classical_fiveelement.html   (4804 words)

  
 Pacific College publications and oriental medicine news worthy items
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture asserts that every human being is born with, or develops early in life, an imbalance in the natural functioning of one of these elements.
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture is thus set apart from other systems of acupuncture by its fundamental premise of diagnosing and treating a patient's Causative Factor: his/her root imbalance.
Each of the elements has a corresponding color, sound, emotion, and odor, which can be perceived when a particular element is out of balance.
www.pacificcollege.edu:16080 /eZine/august2_2005.html   (1229 words)

  
 Thelemapedia: The Encyclopedia of Thelema & Magick | Elements   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
These five elements are sometimes associated with the five platonic solids: the sphere, the tetrahedron, the cube, the octahedron, and the icosahedron.
The idea of the classical elements was known during medieval times, and, like much Aristotelian dogma, composed a large part of the medieval world view.
Most modern astrologers use the four classical elements extensively, and indeed it is still viewed as a critical part of interpreting the astrological chart.
www.thelemapedia.org /index.php/Elements   (1001 words)

  
 The Teachings of Professor J.R. Worsley, Part One. Acupuncture Today, August 2006
Classical Five-Element acupuncture asserts that every human being is born with, or develops early in life, an imbalance in the natural functioning of these Five Elements.
Classical Five-Element acupuncture is set apart from other systems of acupuncture by its core premise of diagnosing and treating a patient's fundamental Causative Factor: the element among the five that is the source of imbalance.
The element within is the secondary element that has, in effect, caused the imbalance in the CF.
www.acupuncturetoday.com /archives2006/aug/08gumenick.html   (2055 words)

  
 Gerad Kite*   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Classical Five Element Acupuncture originated in China well over 2000 years ago and has been passed down through time from Master to Student through texts and practice.
Classical Five Element Acupuncture claims as its ancestors many masters of this mainly oral tradition and has found its way to Europe by pioneering people such as Jacques Lavier and J R Worsley.
The aim of Classical Five Element Acupuncture is to isolate the cause of disease and support that weakness and for each individual to discover a greater sense of self, find lifetime tools to make changes and to live life as fully as possible.
www.geradkite.com /default.asp?PageName=5elements.asp   (475 words)

  
 The Metal Element
Since it is one of the key elements and is very commonly available, the metal element has a lot of ways in which it can be applied in Feng Shui.
However, if you need metal and you have workout weights that you do not use, then the weights can be placed at the bottom of a brass pot, then covered with a small plant, then it makes an effective metal solution because the pot with a plant looks attractive.
This does not mean to replace everything in your house with something metal, but in a lot of cases, metal accents in the home can assist in improved health and a reduction of delays.
www.168fengshui.com /Articles/metal.htm   (639 words)

  
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 Wikinfo | Heavy metal music
Whereas a painting is experienced visually, while a symphony is an audible experience, a heavy metal band's "image" and the common theme that binds all their music is expressed in the artwork on the album, the set of the stage, the tone of the lyrics, and the sound of the music.
Ultimately, "pure" heavy metal would position itself at the periphery of pop culture, never quite at center, and metal denizens contend that the move towards the center was a commercialism that compromised both the artistic integrity of the form and the opportunity for messages to be taken seriously.
This period is often considered the pinnacle of the heavy metal form with earlier metal symbolizing the upward slope, and subsequent derivative sub-genres dissolving into distant relatives of the original form.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Heavy_metal_music   (2641 words)

  
 TCM Acupuncture Theory - Five Element Theory Relationships and Clinical Usage
In modern clinical practice the five element theory is used in varying degrees depending on the practitioner and style of acupuncture that they practice.
Additionally, elements of the theory are useful for assisting patients with nutritional balancing and/or working through emotional issues.
Examples of this cycle are the Wood element providing the generative force for Fire, Fire providing the generative force for Earth, etc. This relationship provides the foundation for understanding five element theory and, consequently, where imbalances may arise within the cycle.
www.yinyanghouse.com /chinesetheory/theory/theory-fiveelement.html   (1223 words)

  
 Eric P. Hartmann M. Ac.
In 5 Element needling technique, 90% of the time I will place the needle into the point, make a 1/4 turn and take it out in one motion.
The premise of 5 element is that man is an inextricable part of nature.
One representation of Earth within the Five-Phase model is as the center or axis,the point of reference of the four cardinal directions, the middle of the Middle Kingdom that was ancient China.
www.acupuncturefiveelement.com /about5element.htm   (504 words)

  
 ::.. Metal Monk UK ..:: - Review: KAMELOT - The Black Halo
At the risk of being stoned as a heretic by the Power Metal fraternity I have to say that personally speaking, they are one of those bands that I have always considered to be quite good and an enjoyable listen, but then completely failed to get excited about them for some reason.
Thankfully living up to the pedigree of Paeth/Miro production team, their melodic power metal style was what you would hope for, whilst being varied and dynamic throughout the album.
Whilst some songs are of the standard power metal stock, they have been developed so well with the band that they don’t seem mundane — quite the opposite.
www.metalmonk.co.uk /reviews/rev_0032.html   (779 words)

  
 Qistream.com - Acupuncture & Taichi
Classical Five Element Acupuncture is an ancient form of acupuncture that treats at the levels of the Body, Mind, and Spirit.
The Classical Five Element Practitioner envisions how a person’s life would be when the Elements are functioning at a dynamic, healthy and optimal capacity.
As a Classical Acupuncturist, Diane identifies disharmony in the qi energy of the body by using the four classical diagnostics, to “See, Hear, Ask, and Feel.” She uses pulse diagnosis and assesses Odor, Color, Sound, and Emotion to determine the root cause of your imbalance.
www.qistream.com /acupuncture.htm   (610 words)

  
 Water (classical element) - Article from FactBug.org - the fast Wikipedia mirror site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Water is one of the four classical elements in ancient Greek philosophy and science.
In Chinese Taoist thought, water is representative of intelligence and wisdom; however, an overabundance of the element is said to cause difficulty in choosing something and sticking to it.
The element of water overcomes fire, and in turn is overcome by earth.
www.factbug.org /cgi-bin/a.cgi?a=6316   (299 words)

  
 TCM Student: December 2004 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Conditions caused by heart disharmonies are absent-mindedness, delirium, costs, different conditions of mental disturbance, insanity, schizophrenia, excess joy, a lack of consciousness, hysteria, and frozen laughter--laughter which is not released, where the energy or the laughter is a part of inhalation and hyperventilation, which reflects unbalanced energy.
Liver disharmonies often have symptoms of tensions and diffused pains in general, tensions and pains specifically in the chest and rib areas, anger, irritability, anxiety, "stress," and depression, menstrual irregularities, premenstrual symptoms, acute symptoms in the head: headaches especially, sometimes dizziness, ringing in the ears, eye problems, spasms, shaking in the muscles.
The difference in philosophies of yin/ yang and eight principles, and classical five-element acupuncture differ in the way that the body is viewed in the manifestation of disease.
www.tcmstudent.com /2004/12/index.html   (2393 words)

  
 Metal Invader ( Epica - The Phantom Agony [featured album] ) Review.
EPICA are taken up the challenge to create music of a ‘higher’ value that is build upon the combination of what is understood as ‘classical music’ and heavy metal in general.
Both have their own subject matter and are incorporating the ‘classical’ element in their own appropriate ways.
The power, the glory and the attitude of heavy metal that is married with the transcending energy and supremacy of orchestral classical music.
www.metal-invader.com /db/reviews-251.html   (326 words)

  
 5 Element Acupuncture Information Site - Treating with 5 E Article
It is thought that through birth or early childhood that a constitutional weakness develops to the point where, through the law of Mother -Child it impedes the flow of energy around the Sheng or creative cycle.
This weakness is one of the Five Elements, an element that is causing the presenting symptoms and stopping the growth of the person as a whole.
This weakened element is known as the persons Causative Factor or C.F. As an example lets look at a patient who's C.F. is Metal.
5element.com.au /page10.html   (704 words)

  
 case 2
Conclusion This case suggests Classical Five-Element Acupuncture, having both physical and emotional effects, may be an appropriate therapy for MCS, and perhaps for other conditions with both physical and emotional components.
Some degree of imbalance among the elements is an inevitable part of human life.
That element is the person's Causative Factor (CF) because once that element begins to fail in its functions, then all the other elements are forced to attempt to compensate.
www.medicalacupuncture.org /aama_marf/journal/vol17_2/case_2.html   (1804 words)

  
 Metal Invader ( Michael Pinnella - Enter By The 12th Gate ) Review.
Among the 13 songs that can be found here, some are classically inspired and some inspired by rock keyboardists, with the classical element most prominent in the amazing 3 movement, Piano Concerto, which is the centerpiece of the album (even with some tiny nods to Symphony X at the beginning of the second movement).
Cross the bridge is an exercise in overindulgence, that never tires you and there’s even a classic reinterpreted here in the form of Rachmaninov’s contemporary Alexander Scriabin’s etude op.42 no 5.
This is not metal kidds, but if you play the keyboards, it might be an interesting proposition.
www.metal-invader.com /db/reviews-1604.html   (222 words)

  
 Classical element - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Some cosmologies include a fifth element, the "aether" or "quintessence." These five elements are sometimes associated with the five platonic solids.
Yin, Yang, and the five elements are recurring themes in the I Ching, the oldest of Chinese classical texts which describes an ancient system of cosmology and philosophy.
The classical elements are often used together thematically in modern fantasy, literature, movies, television shows, and comic books.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Classical_element   (867 words)

  
 KLEIN TECHNIQUE™
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture is set apart from other systems of acupuncture by its fundamental premise of diagnosing and treating a patient's Causative Factor: his/her root imbalance.
In addition, this elegant system recognizes that the health of each individual's body, mind, and spirit must be taken into account to fully understand and treat the cause of disease.
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture is a complete system of healing, providing patients with a substantive and effective means of regaining balance on all levels.
www.kleintechnique.com /sklein-therapy.html   (664 words)

  
 Greek Hoplite Warfare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Classical Greek warfare was the purest form of battle.
The weapons and armor that hoplites brought into battle is telling of the brutality as well as the required physical endurance that defined phalanx warfare.
According to Victor Davis Hanson, Classics scholar and professor at California State University in Fresno, estimates of a hoplite’s panoply (his shield, helmet, breastplate, sword, spear, and greaves as seen on the left) weight range from fifty to seventy pounds (Hanson, The Western Way of War 56).
www.holycross.edu /departments/classics/dawhite   (2448 words)

  
 Montreal Mirror : Music : Apocalyptica
Ten years ago, I was more into metal and classical only, but the last five years I've been listening to every type of music.
True heavy metal, as distinguished from hard rock, has always had a prominent element of classical music.
When rock bands add classical elements to their music, they use the most obvious style, the romantic style.
www.montrealmirror.com /2005/091505/music1.html   (754 words)

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