From then on the plans evolved into the current National Ignition Facility. Starting in the late 1980s a new method of creating very short but very high power laser pulses was developed, known as chirped pulse amplification, or CPA.
Sydney funnel-web spider. The Sydney funnel-web spider ( Atrax robustus ) is a species of venomous mygalomorph spider native to eastern Australia, usually found within a radius of Sydney. It is a member of a group of spiders known as Australian funnel-web spiders.
Genoa Indian Industrial School. The Indian Industrial School at Genoa, Nebraska was the fourth non-reservation boarding institution established by the Office of Indian Affairs. The facility was completed in 1884 and operated until 1934.
Naming themselves Mandalay, the duo began to write and circulate demo tapes, displaying emergent songs which blended Hitchcock’s emotional honesty and melodic sensibilities with Freeman’s textured arrangements (which featured elements of trip-hop, dance smoothness and post-punk avant-garde textures).
Wesley discovers the scroll is The Prophecies of Aberjian. He translates some of the text on the scroll, and discovers that some of the text deals with Angel and his place in the world. Lindsey returns to W&H, and discusses his future at the firm with Holland.
The building to the visitor’s right is main station building which originally housed the booking hall, ticket office, parcels office, porters’ room, stationmaster’s office, to provide storage for millions of card tickets and railway records.