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  the nine inch nails spiral
the spiral will remain "as is" and all existing memberships will remain valid.
when purchasing your spiral membership, be sure your member name is submitted as it appears on your legal ID. tickets purchased through the spiral have your legal name printed on the face of the ticket.
spiral tickets must be picked up night of show, at the spiral will call, and ID matching the name on the ticket is required.
www.nin-thespiral.com   (490 words)

  Spiral (and other Disk) Galaxies
spiral galaxies often have an ellipsoidally formed "bulge" which may be very luminous (as in case of the Sombrero galaxy M104) or rather inconspicuous; some spirals seem to lack this component at all.
Spiral galaxies, "normal" and barred, with conspicuous bulges (especially near their center) are classified "Sa" or "SBa", those which have prominent bulges and pronounced arms are clssified "Sb" or "SBb", and those which are dominated by the arms are "Sc" or "SBc".
Spiral galaxies in Messier's catalog: M31, M33, M51, M58, M61, M63, M64, M65, M66, M74, M77, M81, M83, M88, M90, M91, M94, M95, M96, M98, M99, M100, M101, M104, M106, M108, M109.
www.seds.org /messier/spir.html   (727 words)

  Spiral Galaxies
The image shown adjacent left is of the spiral galaxy ESO 269-57, which is in the southern constellation Centaurus (Ref).
The spiral structure is associated with active star-forming regions.
Spiral galaxies are rich in gas and dust, which is often visible as lanes of dust when viewed from the "top" or "bottom", and as layers of dust when viewed from the side.
csep10.phys.utk.edu /astr162/lect/galaxies/spiral.html   (544 words)

 AAO Instrument - SPIRAL
SPIRAL is an integral field unit which feeds a dedicated spectrograph.
SPIRAL can be used in "nod and shuffle" observing mode which provides improved background subtraction at the expense of half the field of view (i.e.
As SPIRAL is an expert user instrument, prospective users are encouraged to discuss their proposal with the Instrument Scientist prior to its submission so that any potential technical difficulties can be identified and addressed.
www.aao.gov.au /astro/spiral.html   (564 words)

 Spiral Synthesis
Spiral formations are known to occur in the structure of proteins and in the great arms of the Andromeda nebula.
Indeed, the spiral chamber of the inner ear (cochlea) is of essentially the same structure, within a scale factor, in cats, humans, and elephants (Greenwood 1962).
In spiral synthesis, however, the imaginary signal is produced automatically, and may optionally be used or discarded.
staff.washington.edu /bradleyb/spiralsynth/spiral.html   (2436 words)

 Spiral Graphics
Subscribers will only receive legitimate Spiral Graphics news from this list.
Emails are not sold or used for any other purpose.
Genetica Viewer is a free application for rendering seamless textures that were created in Genetica.
www.spiralgraphics.biz   (193 words)

 APOD Index - Galaxies: Spiral Galaxies
But without a telescope, even this immense spiral galaxy - spanning over 200,000 light years - appears as a faint, nebulous cloud in the constellation Andromeda.
In contrast, a bright yellow nucleus, dark winding dust lanes, gorgeous blue spiral arms and star clusters are recorded in this stunning telescopic digital mosaic with a cumulative exposure of over 90 hours.
Shapley-Curtis debate of 1920, which was later resolved by observations of M31 in favor of Andromeda, island universe.
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov /apod/spiral_galaxies.html   (351 words)

 Counter-Rotating Spirals Illusion
My intent was to make a spiral of my own and have it so that there would be a large disc turning one direction and in the center of it you would have a small disc turning in the opposite direction.
The two-part rotating spirals illusion was presented by stage magician Rudy Coby in his TV special "Rudy Coby: the Coolest Magician On Earth".
The image to the right of the spirals applet is a Penrose tiling generated by a DOS program that I wrote.
dogfeathers.com /java/spirals.html   (1224 words)

 nine inch nails: the spiral membership sign-up   (Site not responding. Last check: )
spiral members will receive benefits that will enhance their nin live show experience along with access to exclusive events and merchandise.
all spiral members can expect to receive access to advance tickets*, access to exclusive merchandise, concert web casts, exclusive access to message boards, chat rooms for fan club members only [this will include direct contact with the band].
this entrance will be for premium spiral members only and will open in advance of doors to the public.
www.nin.com /thespiral   (478 words)

This spiral was studied by Archimedes in about 225 BC in a work On Spirals.
Archimedes was able to work out the lengths of various tangents to the spiral.
The cam consists of one arch of the spiral above the x-axis together with its reflection in the x-axis.
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Curves/Spiral.html   (160 words)

 Spiral OS
It was abandoned in the 1970's in favour of the Buran, but development of the OS as a spaceplane to be carried aloft by less-ambitious subsonic launch aircraft continued, culminating in the MAKS design of the 1980's.
An important characteristic of the Spiral was its large usable payload, two to three times greater than that of a conventional launch vehicle of the same mass.
It may be that the decision was taken to use the Spiral OS configuration for a larger manned orbital vehicle for launch from the Zenit booster (see Uragan Space Interceptor).
www.astronautix.com /craft/spiralos.htm   (5452 words)

 Hair Products Sale | Discount Beauty Supply
If you're looking for the best selection and sale price in salon beauty supplies and hair products then you've come to the right store!
Spiral Haircase has been helping supply salon hair products at discount prices on the web for over 7 years!
Find all the discount salon hair products, nail products, skin products, tanning products and other professional name-brand beauty supplies that are found in your local hair salons - but on sale every day!
www.spiralhaircase.com   (281 words)

 SPACE.com -- Saturn Surprise: One Ring is Actually a Spiral
Turns out none of these descriptions was right, according to a new study using data and images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft and led by Sebastien Charnoz at the University of Paris.
"The newly reported spiral is in a class by itself," says Mark Showalter, a SETI Institute researcher who wrote an analysis of the discovery for Science.
The spiral wound itself tighter between November 2004 and May 2005, the Cassini observations show.
www.space.com /scienceastronomy/051128_mystery_monday.html   (512 words)

 Archimedes' spiral
The Archimedes' spiral (or spiral of Archimedes) is a kind of Archimedean spiral.
The Archimedes' spiral describes a growth that just adds, in contrary to the logarithmic spiral, that grows related to its size.
This spiral can be seen on the desktop at startup of your computer, when your friend has been affected by the win32.hybris virus.
www.2dcurves.com /spiral/spiralaa.html   (446 words)

 spiral   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 2D we see the spiral in nature in the snail-shell, the cochlea (in your ear), the composites' flower-head, the shell, spiral star constellations.
The naming to a spiral is not that precise, because concentric spheres instead of spirals are used in the theory.
A three-dimensional spiral movement with water or air material is called a vortex.
www.2dcurves.com /spiral/spiral.html   (199 words)

 Rhizome.org: Spiral
Spiral is an interface artwork for viewing and browsing Rhizome.org's library of indexed and edited texts.
Each article is placed on the spiral timeline according to the date it was written.
The oldest texts are at the bottom of the spiral, while the newest texts are at the top.
rhizome.org /spiral   (319 words)

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In fact, spiral arms are much more prominant in blue light than in red.
Here's a morphing movie of the spiral galaxy M81 showing how the appearance of the spiral arms change with wavelength.
In our own galaxy, the spiral arms may be excited by a complex interaction between our companion galaxies the Large and Small Magellenic Clouds, our dark matter halo, and the disk of our Galaxy.
burro.astr.cwru.edu /Academics/Astr222/Galaxies/Spiral/spiral.html   (542 words)

Galaxies are large systems of stars and interstellar matter, typically containing several million to some trillion stars, of masses between several million and several trillion times that of our Sun, of an extension of a few thousands to several 100,000s light years, typically separated by millions of light years distance.
We live in a giant spiral galaxy, the Milky Way Galaxy, of 100,000 light years diameter and a mass of roughly a trillion solar masses.
Our Milky Way Galaxy, a spiral galaxy, is among the massive and big galaxies with at least 250 billion solar masses (there are hints that the total mass may even be as large as 750 billion to 1 trillion times that of the Sun) and a disk diameter of 100,000 light years.
www.seds.org /messier/galaxy.html   (2030 words)

 Dr. Don Beck: The Never-Ending Upward Quest
Spiral Dynamics posits that the evolution of human consciousness can best be represented in this way: by a dynamic, upward spiraling structure that charts our evolving thinking systems as they arc higher and higher through levels of increasing complexity.
Transmitting the genuinely inclusive or "integral" perspective that is the essence of the Spiral Dynamics model, Beck portrays the vast tapestry of global cultures with the care, insight, and easy familiarity with which one might speak about the members of one's extended family, each with their unique capacities and challenges.
As cofounder of the National Values Center in Denton, Texas, and President and CEo of the Spiral Dynamics Group, Inc., a global enterprise, he is, by his own definition, a "Spiral Wizard," employing the Spiral Dynamics model to effect large-scale systems change in and among various sectors and societies of the world.
www.wie.org /j22/beck.asp   (1317 words)

 Time Spiral - Magic: The Gathering
Three weeks of exclusive card previews began on Monday, September 4, and the Time Spiral minisite features even more exclusive looks into Magic's return to Dominaria.
Starting with Time Spiral, there has been a change in how premium cards are distributed.
In Time Spiral and in future sets, all rare, uncommon, and common premium cards will replace a standard common instead.
www.wizards.com /default.asp?x=magic/expansion/timespiral   (539 words)

 Spiral Dynamics: A model for human development & cultural evolution - WIE.org
Spiral Dynamics is a powerful model and predictive theory of human development and cultural evolution.
Discover why so many change makers around the world are using Spiral Dynamics to solve real, complex issues—from ending apartheid in South Africa to rewriting law enforcement policy in Holland to discovering new growth strategies for multinational corporations.
Spiral Dynamics has been called “the theory that explains everything.” In this evening presentation at The Window in London, Dr. Don Beck applies the powerful Spiral system to discover and develop integral solutions to the critical problems facing our global community today.
www.wie.org /spiral   (590 words)

 splorp . critique . spirals   (Site not responding. Last check: )
They should have used their own image search to check the net for other spiral logos.
Yet another hotel and resort conglomerate that wants to surround you with all the warmth and charm of a dust devil.
A motivated group of web folk based in the UK have made the spiral their own by applying the age-old technique of antiquing.
www.splorp.com /critique   (2046 words)

a single circle or ring of a spiral or helical curve or object.
a spiral or helical object, formation, or form.
to cause to take a spiral form or course.
www.infoplease.com /dictionary/spiral   (193 words)

 Spiral . Internet Service Provider . Nevada City, California
Comcast Cable won in 2006, and frankly if you can get Internet access via cable, then go for it.
But if you can’t, then call Spiral for DSL or Dial-up at (530) 478-9822.
We just made your dial-up Internet access a whole lot faster.
www.spiral.com   (491 words)

 Flickr: Photos tagged with spiral
The Iron Shop has a reputation for outstanding design and fabrication of spiral stairs...
You can assign up to 70 tags to each photo.
Feed – Subscribe to photos tagged with spiral
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/spiral   (131 words)

 Definition of spiral - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
1 a : winding around a center or pole and gradually receding from or approaching it spiral curve of a watch spring> b :
Learn more about "spiral" and related topics at Britannica.com
Get the Top 10 Search Results for "spiral"
www.m-w.com /cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=spiral   (70 words)

 YouTube - spiral
It might be stupid to ask you, is it frozen flower from D.N.Angel or Spiral?
After making your selection, copy and paste the embed code above.
Big Brother 7 - So Sexy - Spiral - BBLB
www.youtube.com /watch?v=WDiieIuV8vc   (380 words)

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