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  PAL (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A person may be a pal or have a pal, either being a personal relationship.
Pal was the name of a famous dog trained by Rudd Weatherwax who was the first to portray Lassie, a famous collie.
PAL is the AAR Reporting Mark for the Paducah and Louisville Railway.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/PAL_(disambiguation)   (237 words)

  
 PAL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PAL is heavily dependent on volunteers who serve as advisors and coaches.
The PAL baseball program and other activities were created to offer any eligible child with a desire to play an opportunity to be a part of a team, regardless of their individual skill level.
PAL initiated the volleyball program in the early 1970's primarily for youths not involved with baseball and basketball.
www.honolulupd.org /jsd/jsdpal.htm   (1026 words)

  
 PAL Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PAL, short for Phase Alternating Line, is the analogue video format used in television transmission in most of Europe (except France, Bulgaria, Russia, Yugoslavia, and some other countries in Eastern Europe, where SECAM is used), Australia and some Asian, African, and South American countries.
PAL was developed in Germany by Walter Bruch, and first introduced in 1967.
The PAL colour system is usually used with a video format that has 625 lines per frame and a refresh rate of 25 frames per second.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/p/pa/pal.html   (357 words)

  
 Obscure Facts About George Pal
Starting with "Destination Moon" Pal wanted to explain to audiences the principles of rocketry to 1950 movie viewers, which unlike audiences of today, were unfamiliar with the science of space flight.
Pal was really the only one consistently making these kind of pictures, so naturally anyone with a fantasy or sci fi project came to him first.
Pal didn't for instance do a western one year or a musical the next or a dramatic story the year after that.
www.scifistation.com /george_pal/obscure.html   (973 words)

  
 The PAL Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The PAL project (http://www.cebl.auckland.ac.nz/pal-project) is a collaborative effort dedicated to provide a high quality Java library for use in molecular evolution and phylogenetics.
The PAL project is a collaborative effort to provide a high quality Java library for use in molecular evolution and phylogenetics.
Please feel free to use PAL or parts of it in your own programs, the terms and conditions for copying, distribution and modification of the GNU Lesser General Public License apply.
www.cebl.auckland.ac.nz /pal-project   (220 words)

  
 PAL
PAL was founded in 1914 by Captain John Sweeney, Commanding Officer of a Lower East Side police precinct.
PAL programs were necessary to provide supervised care for the children of parents engaged in war work and civilian defense duties.
PAL was responding to inquiries from police departments and government officials from across the United States and overseas, about procedures to replicate PAL’s successful programs.
www.palnyc.org /about_us_history.asp   (2582 words)

  
 P.A.L.
PAL programs throughout the country have contributed to producing many star athletes over the years; those athletes include Wilt Chamberlain, Sugar Ray Leonard and Joe Frazier.
PAL offers a hands-on approach to Crime Prevention in the community, provides great public relations to the community and in general is a good overall positive program for the community, the youth and the officers involved.
PAL purchased a building in order to house all or most of the activities.
www.manchesternh.gov /CityGov/MPD/Divisions/CrimePrev/PAL.html   (464 words)

  
 Permissive Action Links
Furthermore, the design of a PAL is based on cryptography, and cryptography has always had the aura of the forbidden.
Back in the days before we had real positive control [i.e., PAL locks], SAC had the power to do a lot of things, and it was in his hands, and he knew it [R95].
In place of PALs, an elaborate set of procedures, involving the PA system, several different keys, and the participation of most of the crew is necessary for a nuclear submarine to launch its missiles [C87c].
www.cs.columbia.edu /~smb/nsam-160/pal.html   (6986 words)

  
 The Legacy Of George Pal
George Pal meticulously destroyed the entire city of Los Angeles in THE WAR OF THE WORLDS and showed us a hero whose courage and dedication to the importance of science remains as vivid in our minds as the hideous Martian creatures.
George Pal inspired countless artists and writers and filmmakers, who, in turn, inspired scientists and astronauts, whose amazing journeys into space during the past 20 years have inspired a whole new generation of science-fiction creators.
Pal would render color drawings of the main characters and their movements in each sequence, completing the first, middle, and last drawing of the animation.
www.scifistation.com /george_pal/legacyof.html   (1578 words)

  
 The PAL Project
The PAL project (http://www.pal-project.org) is a collaborative effort dedicated to provide a high quality Java library for use in molecular evolution and phylogenetics.
PAL is designed as an object-oriented programming library, and as such it has no direct user interface.
PAL consists of a rich variety of objects to facilitate the construction of special-purpose tools for phylogenetic analysis.
ftp.cse.sc.edu /bioinformatics/PAL/pal-1.4/doc   (1452 words)

  
 PAL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Primary function of PAL is to establish communication with our youth to form positive attitudes.
Manchester PAL is always looking for volunteers who would like to give back to their community.
PAL is a non-profit organization supported by community donations.
www.manchesterpolice.org /Pal.htm   (120 words)

  
 PAL vs NTSC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PAL is higher in resolution (576 horizontal lines) than NTSC (480 horizontal lines), but NTSC updates the on-screen image more frequently than PAL (30 times per second versus 25 times per second).
Fortunately, many PAL DVDs are being produced as dual layer discs, whereas their NTSC counterparts are being produced as single layer discs, thus providing the necessary room for both versions to look their best.
GoldenEye and Tomorrow Never Dies are specific examples of DVDs where the PAL versions of the DVDs have been censored in comparison to the uncensored NTSC versions.
www.michaeldvd.com.au /Articles/PALvsNTSC/PALvsNTSC.asp   (1893 words)

  
 Santa Monica Police Activities League
PAL provides a safe and nurturing environment that offers youth the opportunity to grow under the sustained guidance of dedicated adults.
The PAL Youth Center is a drop-in recreation facility.
PAL is open to youth ages 6 - 17 years who are Santa Monica residents or go to school in Santa Monica.
www.smpal.org   (246 words)

  
 Police Athletic League of Philadelphia ::: Home Page
With 27 centers across Philadelphia serving 27,000 kids, PAL offers a large variety of sports, education, and recreational programs to all of Philadelphia's youngsters completely free of charge.
As a registered non-profit 501(c)(3) PAL relies on the generosity of extraordinary citizens and corporations to provide the resources to keep our youth active, productive and safe.
Persons should contact a PAL representative whenever relying on dated material or information that is subject to change like names and phone numbers.
www.phillypal.com   (234 words)

  
 The PAL Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PAL is a statewide, non-profit organization that was built on the need to support and empower families and people with disabilities as they advocate for themselves.
Our mission statement reads, "PAL is committed to supporting families, individuals with disabilities and their network of friends in their effort to achieve their own personal dreams and to assume a social role of respect and dignity as a valued member of their community."
PAL is comprised of several initiatives and partnerships.
www.pal-ri.org /palpage.cfm   (239 words)

  
 George Pal's Puppetoons
Pal's Puppetoons (he coined the word from a combination of "puppet" and "cartoon") started as soft-sell advertising films in Europe.
Eventually, Pal and his wife (Zsoka) fled the horror of the Nazi invasion, moved to Hollywood, USA, and was able to make the Puppetoons without advertisements, instead being sponsored by Paramount Pictures.
These "toons" were made with beautifully-carved wooden puppets, usually using Pal's invented "replacement technique", which involved a separate puppet (or puppet part) for each motion, rather than hinged parts.
www.awn.com /heaven_and_hell/PAL/GP1.htm   (441 words)

  
 PAL NTSC DVD Players Code free Multi Region   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PAL - PAL (Phase Alternating Line) is a video standard used in many countries around the world.
There are different types of PAL standards, one of which uses a vertical frequency of 60Hz instead of 50Hz.
If you live in a country where PAL is the standard you can generally get a TV that is capable of both PAL and NTSC native playback.
www.theelectroniccompany.com /pal.htm   (578 words)

  
 PAL - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about PAL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Running a television program written for PAL on an NTSC system can result in the bottom of the screen image being cut off.
just as it makes a man happy to lend a hand to a pal in a ticklish place, or a lover happy to put his coat around the girl he loves to keep her warm.
An' he is here, arisin' to his feet to give the glad hand to his old pal.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /PAL   (220 words)

  
 Horse Pal® Horsefly Trap - Newman Enterprises, Omro, WI
The HORSE PAL® is constructed from marine grade canvas, fiberglass screen, plastic coated steel legs, and other premium materials for many seasons use.
When the flies discover the target is not a blood meal, the trap is designed so that the flies enter the capture bottle, die from the heat of the sun on the bottle, and accumulate in the bottom of the capture bottle.
The HORSE PAL® is made to trap horseflies, deerflies and yellow flies, but may not trap your flies if they are not these biting flies.
www.bitingflies.com   (1096 words)

  
 Welcome To California Police Activities League!
California PAL is comprised of over 100 individual PAL chapters located throughout the State of California.
California PAL chapters implement a variety of activities at the local level to engage their youth in positive, wholesome and character building activities in well-supervised and safe settings.
California PAL local chapters are able to use the Virtual Director's Office (VDO) and California PAL e-mail system to exchange vital information, interact with other California PAL members and manage their own local PAL's.
www.calpal.org   (130 words)

  
 Tivoli Audio -- Home of the Henry Kloss Model One Radio - PAL® (Portable Audio Laboratory) in Sunset Red
The PAL borrows the same geared-down 5:1ratio analog tuning dial as used in our critically acclaimed Model One radio for easy, accurate tuning.
Offered in a profusion of fun colors, your new PAL is sure to be the life of the party, and you don't have to feed him.
The PAL Carry Bag is the perfect accessory for your PAL radio.
www.tivoliaudio.com /product.php?productid=157&cat=&page=   (1491 words)

  
 Pet Adoption League
PAL does not receive a portion of your subscription payment.  We just want you to know about this great magazine.
PAL distributes cat and dogs houses during winter months to folks who can't afford to buy them.
PAL offers FREE bookmarks with the messages: "Why Spay and Neuter" on one side and "Being a Responsible Pet Guardian" on the other.
www.pal.nccn.net   (362 words)

  
 PAL Camcorders pal system camera, European video camera
A PAL camcorder allows the user to take advantage of the superior analog system that is the most widely-used in the world.
A PAL camcorder is the clear choice for anyone who is going to live overseas, or who wants to travel extensively and watch his or her videos abroad.
PAL camcorders have international warranties, whereas NTSC recorders can only be fixed in the U.S. If there is anyone you want to share tapes with outside of the United States, you probably want to go with a PAL camcorder.
www.samstores.com /Store.asp?CtgID=28   (434 words)

  
 PAL: Phylogenetic Analysis Library
PAL is a collection of Java classes for use in molecular phylogenetics, facilitating the rapid construction of both general applications as well as special-purpose tools for phylogenetic analysis.
PAL focuses on probabilistic data modelling and provides, e.g., routines for maximum-likelihood analysis and probability models for nucleotide/amino acid substitution.
Additionally, PAL can now also be compiled into native code on Unix systems (just like C++) using the GNU compiler for Java (gcj), part of recent releases of the GNU compiler collection (gcc).
bioweb.pasteur.fr /docs/PAL   (1394 words)

  
 Pal Personnel Serivces.
Pal Personnel Services was established in Toronto in 1977.
Pal has established a strong reputation for dependability and professionalism by meeting the staffing needs of our local market.
Temporary employment is an increasingly popular approach to a career search for the "right job," and more and more companies call upon Pal for their staffing needs.
www.pal.stivers.com   (151 words)

  
 Protective Animal League (PAL)
PAL is a non-profit organization composed entirely of volunteers and committed to improving the health and welfare of cats, kittens, dogs, and puppies.
PAL strongly urges spaying and neutering pet animals.
PAL offers low-cost spay/neuter certificates for use at participating area veterinarian clinics.
www.onepetatatime.org   (115 words)

  
 PAL(TM) Partnership Advantage League | Advanced Internet Technologies
With more than 13,000 members worldwide, the PAL Internet Association is able to leverage this collective buying power to provide answers to some of the key questions that all small businesses face.
Association is a partnership of members who are Internet-savvy entrepreneurs who own and operate small businesses across the country with the shared goal of running a profitable business.
When you join the PAL Association provides access to affordable health and dental care plans by grouping its tens of thousands of members into a single entity, and passing the savings to you.
pal.aitcom.net   (245 words)

  
 Lassie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In particular, Pal was much smaller than the standard collie, and he did not have the long narrow nose that you see on most collies.
On the ridge of his nose, Pal had a narrow white blaze which opened into a perfectly formed oval on his forehead.
In the river scene, Pal had to come out of the river, walk over to a clump of grass and lay down.
home.att.net /~weatherwax/Lassie.htm   (520 words)

  
 pal calendar
pal is a command-line calendar program for Unix/Linux systems that can keep track of events.
Required: glib >= 2.0 - (glib >= 2.2 for pal 0.3.2 and older) Hashtable and date functionality.
Release notification: Subscribe to palcal-announce to be notified when new stable versions of pal are released (palcal-devel will also receive these announcements).
palcal.sourceforge.net   (347 words)

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