Wiktor Biegański


Wiktor Biegański

(1892-11-16)16 November 1892
Sambor, Austria-Hungary (now Sambir, Ukraine)

19 January 1974(1974-01-19) (aged 81)
Warsaw, Poland

Actor, film director, screenwriter

Years active

Wiktor Julian Biegański (16 November 1892 – 19 January 1974) was a Polish actor, film director and screenwriter.[1] He appeared in 24 films between 1919 and 1966. He also directed eleven films between 1921 and 1929.


1 Selected filmography

1.1 Actor
1.2 Director

2 References
3 External links

Selected filmography[edit]

The Drama of the St. Mary’s Church Tower (1913)
Bezimienni bohaterowie (1932)
Dvanáct křesel (1933)
His Excellency, The Shop Assistant (1933)
Zabawka (1933)
Co mój mąż robi w nocy (1934)
Pieśniarz Warszawy (1934)
Jaśnie pan szofer (1935)


The Drama of the St. Mary’s Church Tower (1913)
The Adventures of Anton (1913)
Pan Twardowski (1921)
Jealousy (1922)
The Abyss of Repentance (1923)
The Idol (1923)
Vampires of Warsaw (1925)
The Little Eagle (1923)
The Polish Marathon (1927)
Pawns of Passion (1928)
The Woman Who Desires Sin (1929)


^ “Wiktor Biegański”. filmpolski. Retrieved 2012-11-22. 

External links[edit]

Wiktor Biegański at the Internet Movie Database


The films of Wiktor Biegański

The Drama of the St. Mary’s Church Tower (1913)
The Adventures of Anton (1913)
Pan Twardowski (1921)
Jealousy (1922)
The Abyss of Repentance (1923)
The Idol (1923)
Vampires of Warsaw (1925)
The Little Eagle (1927)
The Polish Marathon (1927)
Pawns of Passion (1928)
The Woman Who Desires Sin (1929)

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WorldCat Identities
VIAF: 164212450
ISNI: 0000 0001 1264 2754
GND: 1061668320

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During the daytime, the doors are left open for these chickens to choose whether to be in the yard or coop. This small poultry farm is in Hainan, China.

In poultry keeping, yarding is the practice of providing the poultry with a fenced yard in addition to a poultry house. Movable yarding is a form of managed intensive grazing.
Yarding is often confused with free range. The distinction is that free-range poultry are either totally unfenced, or the fence is so distant that it has little influence on their freedom of movement.


1 Historical practice
2 Recent practice
3 See also
4 References
5 External links

Historical practice[edit]
Before the discovery of vitamins A and D in the 1920s, green feed and sunshine were essential to the health of poultry. Vitamin D was synthesized from sunlight on the skin (as with humans), while Vitamin A was obtained through green forage plants such as grass. Yards small enough to be fenced economically were soon stripped of palatable green forage and become barren. This is followed by a build-up of manure, parasites, and other pathogens.
Free range husbandry was the most common method in these early days. Most farms had only a small free-range barnyard flock. Larger flocks were kept in small houses build on skids, which were dragged periodically to a fresh piece of ground. This method is similar to the modern practice of pastured poultry.
Experts of the day estimated the sustainable level to be about fifty hens per acre (80 m² per hen), with one hundred hens per acre (40 m² per hen) as an absolute upper limit if special care was taken. These levels are sustainable in the sense that the turf can make use of the nutrients in the manure left behind by the chickens, and in the sense that, at this stocking density, the chickens will not completely destroy the turf through scratching.

At the Oregon Station on clay soil it was found that the day droppings from 200 laying hens on an acre [20 m² per hen] in four years made the soil too rich for the successful growth of cereal crops where cropping the ground was done every other year. The night droppings were put on other land. If the soil contains too much manure for the crops it is safe to assume that it is not in the best condition for poultry. Sooner or later it is bound to show not only in a failure of grain crops but in failure of poultry crops. For a permanent system under average conditions of soil and climate the following points are suggested for consi

Barbara Frischmuth


Barbara Frischmuth (born 5 July 1941 in Altaussee, Salzkammergut) is an Austrian writer of poetry and prose.
She is a member of the Grazer Gruppe (the Graz Authors’ Assembly), along with Peter Handke.

Die Klosterschule, 1968
Geschichten für Stanek, 1969
Tage und Jahre. Sätze zur Situation, 1971
Das Verschwinden des Schattens in der Sonne, 1973.
Rückkehr zum vorläufigen Ausgangspunkt, 1973.
Haschen nach Wind. Erzählungen, 1974.
Die Mystifikationen der Sophie Silber, 1976.
Amy oder Die Metamorphose, 1978.
Entzug – ein Menetekel der zärtlichsten Art, 1979.
Kai und die Liebe zu den Modellen, 1979.
Bindungen, 1980.
Landschaft für Engel, 1981.
Die Frau im Mond, 1982.
Vom Leben des Pierrot, 1982.
Traumgrenze, 1983.
Kopftänzer, 1984.
Herrin der Tiere, 1986.
Über die Verhältnisse, 1987.
Mörderische Märchen, 1989.
Einander Kind, 1990.
Mister Rosa oder Die Schwierigkeit, kein Zwerg zu sein. Spiel für einen Schauspieler, 1991.
Traum der Literatur – Literatur des Traums, 1991.
Wassermänner. Lesestücke aus Seen, Wüsten und Wohnzimmern, 1991.
Hexenherz, 1994.
Die Schrift des Freundes, 1998.
Fingerkraut und Feenhandschuh. Ein literarisches Gartentagebuch, 1999.
Schamanenbaum. Gedichte, 2001.
Amy oder Die Metamorphose, 2002.
Die Entschlüsselung, 2003.
Der Sommer, in dem Anna verschwunden war, 2004.
Woher wir kommen, 2012.



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WorldCat Identities
VIAF: 14783669
LCCN: n50023436
ISNI: 0000 0001 2121 4591
GND: 118693727
SUDOC: 033291446
BNF: cb12025624q (data)
NKC: xx0010957

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Mazen Sinokrot


Mazen Sinokrot

Sinokrot with President Jimmy Carter in Ramallah May 2015

Mazen Tawfiq Sinokrot
(1954-11-30) 30 November 1954 (age 62)
East Jerusalem, Palestine


The University of Nottingham, United Kingdom

Former Minister Palestine Ministry of National Economy
Chairman of Sinokrot Global Group
Chairman of AlQuds Holding
Chairman of Palestine British Business Council

Board member of
Palestine Investment Fund
Al-Quds University


Mazen Sinokrot,(Arabic: مازن سنقرط‎‎) is a Palestinian businessman who founded Sinokrot Global Group established in 1982.[1]


1 Family and early life
2 Business career
3 Political role
4 References
5 External links

Family and early life[edit]
Mazen was born in East Jerusalem, Palestine on 30 November 1954. In 1980, Sinokrot received a BSC in Industrial Engineering and Production Management with honors from The University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom.
Business career[edit]
Sinokrot is the founder of Sinokrot Global Group, the leading family owned business in Palestine with regard to investment size and number of employees. SGG focuses its investments in Food and Agro-Industries, Agriculture, Tourism and Hospitality, Trade and Consumable products, and Information Technology.[2]
He led the national effort to establish a number of private sector institutions including the Federation of Industries which he chaired for a full term. He was founder and first chairman of Palestine Trade Center (Paltrade), and continues to serve on the boards of a number of these institutions He also serves on the boards of foundations that promote youth development, chairman of EFE, public participation and social responsibility, and a member of the board of trustee of Al-Quds University, AlQuds chamber of commerce and industry. Sinokrot serves on the Board of Directors of the Palestine Investment Fund and has along with the PIF and other Jerusalem entities and leading individuals, who like him are residents of Jerusalem, established the first holding company, Al-Quds Holding, to serve the area.
Political role[edit]
Sinokrot, who is politically independent and non-partisan, served and held the post of Minister of National Economy between 2005-2006. He is a frequent participant and speaker at a number of local, regional and international conferences seeking to promote national Palestinian interests and econo

Rih (instrument)





Hornbostel–Sachs classification

Playing range


Related instruments

Cossack horn

The rih (Ukrainian: Ріг, “horn”) is an instrument that was popular in Eastern Ukraine, with between three and six fingerholes, or sometimes none. Usually they were made from a cylindrical reed with a cow’s horn to form the bell. The mouthpiece usually has a single reed although occasionally double reed instruments can be found.
See also[edit]

Ukrainian folk music


Humeniuk, A. – Ukrainski narodni muzychni instrumenty – Kiev: Naukova dumka, 1967
Mizynec, V. – Ukrainian Folk Instruments – Melbourne: Bayda books, 1984
Cherkasky, L. – Ukrainski narodni muzychni instrumenty // Tekhnika, Kiev, Ukraine, 2003 – 262 pages. ISBN 966-575-111-5

External links[edit]

УКРАИНСКИЕ НАРОДНЫЕ МУЗЫКАЛЬНЫЕ ИНСТРУМЕНТЫ – СЕМПЛЫ (Ukrainian Folk Musical Instruments – Samples) at Vasyltkach.com

Satellite DNA


Satellite DNA consists of very large arrays of tandemly repeating, non-coding DNA. Satellite DNA is the main component of functional centromeres, and form the main structural constituent of heterochromatin.[1][2]
The name “satellite DNA” refers to how repetitions of a short DNA sequence tend to produce a different frequency of the bases adenine, cytosine, guanine and thymine, and thus have a different density from bulk DNA – such that they form a second or ‘satellite’ band when genomic DNA is separated on a density gradient.[citation needed]


1 Types of satellite DNA
2 Length
3 Origin
4 Pathology
5 Structure
6 See also
7 References
8 Further reading
9 External links

Types of satellite DNA[edit]
Satellite DNA, together with minisatellite and microsatellite DNA, constitute the tandem repeats.[3]
Some types of satellite DNA in humans are:

Size of repeat unit (bp)

α (alphoid DNA)
All chromosomes

Centromeres of chromosomes 1, 9, 13, 14, 15, 21, 22 and Y

Satellite 1
Centromeres and other regions in heterochromatin of most chromosomes

Satellite 2
Most chromosomes

Satellite 3
Most chromosomes

A repeated pattern can be between 1 base pair long (a mononucleotide repeat) to several thousand base pairs long[citation needed], and the total size of a satellite DNA block can be several megabases without interruption. Most satellite DNA is localized to the telomeric or the centromeric region of the chromosome. The nucleotide sequence of the repeats is fairly well conserved across species. However, variation in the length of the repeat is common. For example, minisatellite DNA is a short region (1-5kb) of 20-50 repeats. The difference in how many of the repeats is present in the region (length of the region) is the basis for DNA fingerprinting.[citation needed]
Microsatellites are thought to have originated by polymerase slippage during DNA replication. This comes from the observation that microsatellite alleles usually are length polymorphic; specifically, the length differences observed between microsatellite alleles are generally multiples of the repeat unit length.[citation needed]
Microsatellites expansion (trinucleotide repeat expansion) is often found in transcription units. Often the base pair repetition will disrupt proper protein synthesis, leading to diseases such as myotonic dystrophy.[citation needed]
Satellite DNA adopts higher-order thre

Scottie Upshall


Scottie Upshall

(1983-10-07) October 7, 1983 (age 33)
Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

6 ft 0 in (183 cm)

187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)

Right Wing


NHL team
Former teams
St. Louis Blues
Nashville Predators
Philadelphia Flyers
Phoenix Coyotes
Columbus Blue Jackets
Florida Panthers

National team

NHL Draft
6th overall, 2002
Nashville Predators

Playing career

Scott Upshall (born October 7, 1983) is a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger who currently plays for the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League (NHL). He previously served as an alternate captain for the Florida Panthers. He was selected in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft by the Nashville Predators in the first round, sixth overall.


1 Playing career

1.1 Junior
1.2 Professional

1.2.1 Nashville Predators
1.2.2 Philadelphia Flyers
1.2.3 Phoenix Coyotes and Columbus
1.2.4 Florida Panthers
1.2.5 St. Louis Blues

2 Career statistics

2.1 Regular season and playoffs
2.2 International

3 Awards
4 Transactions
5 References
6 External links

Playing career[edit]
Upshall played with the Fort McMurray Oil Barons of the AJHL in 1999-2000 as a sixteen-year-old. In 52 games, Upshall had 26 goals and 52 points, helping the Oil Barons to the Royal Bank Cup. In five games at the Royal Bank Cup, Upshall had two goals and six points, helping the Oil Barons to the championship.
Upshall joined the Kamloops Blazers of the WHL in 2000–01. Upshall had a memorable rookie season, scoring 42 goals and 87 points in 70 games, helping Kamloops to the playoffs. In four playoff games, Upshall had two assists. After the season, he was named to the WHL All-Rookie Team, the CHL All-Rookie Team, and won the Jim Piggott Memorial Trophy as Rookie of the Year in the WHL, as well as the CHL Rookie of the Year.
Upshall had another very solid season with the Blazers in 2001–02, as he had 32 goals and 83 points in 61 games, followed by a goal and three points in four playoff games. Upshall also played for Canada at the 2002 World Junior Hockey Championship, where he had three goals and six points in seven games, helping the Canadians to the silver medal. After beginning the 2002–03 season with the Nashville Predators, Upshall was sent back to Kamloops on November 7, 2002. He then scored 25 goals and 56 points in 42 games with the Blazers. In six playoff games, Upshall had two

Guitar Solos


For the melodic passage, section, or entire piece of music written for electric or acoustic guitar, see Guitar solo.

Guitar Solos

Studio album by Fred Frith

October 1974 (1974-10)

11–13 and 15 July 1974

Kaleidophon Studios, London

Free improvisation



Fred Frith

Fred Frith chronology

Guitar Solos

Guitar Solos series chronology

Guitar Solos
Fred Frith
Guitar Solos 2
Various artists

Guitar Solos is the debut solo album of English guitarist, composer, and improviser Fred Frith. It was recorded while Frith was still a member of the English experimental rock group Henry Cow and was released in the United Kingdom on LP record by Caroline Records in October 1974. The album comprises eight tracks of unaccompanied and improvised music played on prepared guitars by Frith without any overdubbing.
Guitar Solos was voted one of the best albums of 1974 by NME critics. AllMusic called it a landmark album because of its innovative and experimental approach to guitar playing. It also attracted the attention of Brian Eno, resulting in Frith’s playing guitar on two of Eno’s albums, and spawned two follow-up albums, Guitar Solos 2 (1976) and Guitar Solos 3 (1979). Guitar Solos was remastered and released on CD on Frith’s own record label, Fred Records, in 2002.


1 Background
2 Recording
3 Reception and influence
4 CD re-issues
5 Track listing

5.1 Original 1974 release
5.2 1991 CD re-issue bonus tracks
5.3 Track notes

6 Personnel
7 See also
8 References

Fred Frith was a classically-trained violinist who turned to playing blues guitar while still at school.[1] In 1967 he went to Cambridge University where he and fellow student, Tim Hodgkinson formed Henry Cow.[2] While at University, Frith read John Cage’s Silence: Lectures and Writings, which changed his attitude to music completely. He realised that “sound, in and of itself, can be as important as […] melody and harmony and rhythm.”[1] This changed his approach to the guitar, “just to see what I could get out of it”, and initiated a long period of experimentation that continued throughout Frith’s musical career.[1]
While the music of Henry Cow was highly orchestrated and structured, Frith also began to experiment with unstructured music, using prepared instruments and chance composition.[3] In June 1974, after the release of Henr

Mathias Kiwanuka


Mathias Kiwanuka

Kiwanuka in 2013

No. 97, 94

Defensive end

Personal information

Date of birth:
(1983-03-08) March 8, 1983 (age 33)

Place of birth:
Indianapolis, Indiana

6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)

267 lb (121 kg)

Career information

High school:
Indianapolis (IN) Cathedral

Boston College

NFL Draft:
2006 / Round: 1 / Pick: 32

Career history

New York Giants (2006–2014)

Career highlights and awards

2× Super Bowl Champion (XLII, XLVI)
2× First-team All-American (2004, 2005)
2× First-team All-Big East (2003, 2004)
First-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference (2005)
Big East Defensive Player of the Year (2004)

Career NFL statistics




Forced fumbles:

Player stats at NFL.com

Mathias Kagimu Kiwanuka (born March 8, 1983) is a former American football defensive end. He was originally drafted 32nd overall in the 2006 NFL draft. He played college football at Boston College. He earned two Super Bowl rings with the Giants in Super Bowl XLII and Super Bowl XLVI, beating the New England Patriots twice.


1 Early life
2 College career
3 Professional career

3.1 Pre-draft measureables
3.2 New York Giants

4 Personal
5 References
6 External links

Early life[edit]
Kiwanuka was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and attended St. Simon the Apostle elementary/middle school and Cathedral High School, where he led the team to 3 straight IHSAA state championships and a national #5 ranking. At Cathedral he played tight end and linebacker and played with future NFL player OT Jeremy Trueblood.
College career[edit]
Kiwanuka played in 49 games with 38 starts for Boston College and recorded 245 tackles (155 solo) and set school records with 37.5 sacks and 64.5 stops for losses. Also, he recovered 2 fumbles, including 1 for a 49-yard score, and had 3 forced fumbles. Also deflected 13 passes and intercepted 3 others, returning one 32 yards for a touchdown. Kiwanuka, who was widely regarded as one of the best pass rushing defensive ends in college, led the Big East Conference in sacks during the 2003 and 2004 seasons with 11.5 each season. He was an All-American in 2005. He finished his senior season with 51 tackles (34 solo) with 9.5 sacks and 16.5 tackles for losses. In 2005, he was involved in an incident with Virginia offensive tackle Brad Butler, who hit Kiwanuka after the whistle. Kiwanuka was for