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Inno e Marcia Pontificale

O Roma felix - O Roma nobilis. Sedes es Petri, qui Romae effudit sanguinem, Petri, cui claves datae sunt regni caelorum. Pontifex, Tu successor es Petri; Pontifex, Tu magister es tuos confirmas fratres; Pontifex, Tu qui Servus servorum Dei, homin ...

                                               

Roman Curia

The Roman Curia is usually called The Curia ". It is the cabinet of Vatican City and the Roman Catholic Church. Parts of The Curia look after the independent country of the Vatican. For example, The Curia includes the Vaticans courts. Other parts ...

                                               

Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel is a large chapel in the Vatican Palace, the place in Italy where the Pope lives. The Chapel was built between 1473 and 1481 by Giovanni dei Dolci for Pope Sixtus IV. The Sistine Chapel is the Popes own chapel. It is used for i ...

                                               

Vatican leaks scandal

The Vatican leaks scandal, also known as Vati-Leaks, is a scandal involving leaked Vatican documents, which showed corruption and also found the blackmailing of homosexual clergy by individuals outside the Church. Over following months, the more ...

                                               

Pluto

Pluto is a dwarf planet in the Solar System. Its formal name is 134340 Pluto. The dwarf planet is the ninth largest body that moves around the Sun. At first, Pluto was called a planet. Now, it is the largest body in the Kuiper belt. Like other me ...

                                               

YouTube

YouTube is a free video sharing website on the internet. The website lets people upload, view, and share videos. YouTube was started on February 14, 2005 by three former workers of PayPal. Google has owned and operated YouTube since 2006. YouTube ...

                                               

BuzzFeed Unsolved

BuzzFeed Unsolved is a weekly web series on BuzzFeeds YouTube channel, BuzzFeed Unsolved Network, that also streams on Amazon Prime, Facebook, and Hulu. The series started in 2016, with the first few episodes originally being a part of BuzzFeeds ...

                                               

Chocolate Rain

The song and video are licensed under a Creative Commons by-nc-nd license. Even though this license is not completely free, it has been suggested that the relative openness of the license has helped to encourage the songs spread. Creative Commons ...

                                               

YouTube headquarters shooting

Just before 1 p.m. PDT on April 3, 2018, an active shooter was reported at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, United States. The suspect, armed with a handgun, approached an outdoor patio and opened fire. Three people were shot ; an o ...

                                               

Mario Kart Wii

Mario Kart Wii is a kart racing video game made by Nintendo for the Wii game console which was first shown at E3 2007. It is the sixth installment in the Mario Kart series and the second Mario Kart title to use the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection. The ...

                                               

Super Mario Sunshine

Super Mario Sunshine is a 2002 video game made by Nintendo for the Nintendo GameCube. It was the first platform game starring Mario that was not a launch title – it was not released when the Nintendo console debuted. Instead, it was released abou ...

                                               

Pokemon Mini

The Pokemon Mini is a handheld game console that was made by Nintendo. It is themed around the Pokemon media franchise. It weighs just under two and a half ounces.

                                               

WaveBird Wireless Controller

The WaveBird Wireless Controller is a wireless game controller for the Nintendo GameCube video game console. It uses radio frequency signals to communicate with the controller. It is powered by standard AA batteries. It was released in 2002. Its ...

                                               

Sega Technical Institute

Sega Technical Institute was an American development division of Sega. It was created by Mark Cerny in 1991. They wanted to combine good Japanese developers, including Sonic Team programmer Yuji Naka and his team, with new American developers. ST ...

                                               

Bernard Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann was an American composer known for writing music for movies. He won the Academy Award for the movie The Devil and Daniel Webster made in 1941. Herrmann often worked with director Alfred Hitchcock, including Psycho, North by North ...

                                               

Charles Fremantle

Admiral Sir Charles Howe Fremantle GCB RN was a British Royal Navy officer. The city of Fremantle in Fremantle was the son of Admiral Thomas Fremantle, a friend of Nelson. His mother was Elizabeth, the diarist. He was a nephew of William Henry Fr ...

                                               

Joe Vialls

Joe Vialls was an Australian Internet journalist and conspiracy theorist. He was once a policeman and detective, but became a private investigator. He is most famous for writing many stories on the Internet about famous things that have happened ...

                                               

John Batman

John Batman was an Australian farmer and businessman who was one of the first white people to live in Melbourne. Batman was born in Rosehill, Parramatta part of Sydney, and spent time in Tasmania then called Van Diemens Land. In Tasmania he start ...

                                               

John Murray (general)

Major General John Joseph Murray DSO & Bar, MC was an Australian Army Officer and businessman with a special role in both world wars. During World War I, he was mentioned in despatches and got medals while fighting on the Western Front in France. ...

                                               

Hollywood Sign

The Hollywood Sign is a landmark and American cultural icon located in Los Angeles, California. It is near on Mount Lee, in the Hollywood Hills area of the Santa Monica Mountains. The sign overlooks Hollywood, Los Angeles. "HOLLYWOOD" is spelled ...

                                               

Los Angeles Zoo

The Los Angeles Zoo, founded in 1966, is a 113-acre zoo in Los Angeles, California. The City of Los Angeles owns the entire zoo, its land and buildings, and the animals. Animal care, grounds maintenance, construction, education, public informatio ...

                                               

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

The Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is a hospital located on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California, United States. This hospital is thought to be one of the best in the United States. Many famous peo ...

                                               

Wilshire Grand Center

Wilshire Grand Center is a 1.100-foot skyscraper in the Financial District of Downtown Los Angeles, California. It is the tallest building in Los Angeles, the tallest building in California, the tallest building west of the Mississippi River and ...

                                               

San Diego Convention Center

The San Diego Convention Center is the main convention center in San Diego, California. It is in the Marina district of downtown San Diego. The center is managed by the San Diego Convention Center Corporation. The convention center has 615.700 sq ...

                                               

Salesforce Tower

Salesforce Tower, formerly known as the Transbay Tower, is a 1.070-foot office skyscraper in the South of Market district of downtown San Francisco. The building has a mix of office, transportation, retail, and residential uses. Upon its completi ...

                                               

San Francisco Municipal Railway

MUNI is the public transit agency that runs bus, cable car, trolley, and subway service in the city of San Francisco, California, USA. Its name is short for Municipal Railway. MUNI runs many different bus lines that go all through the city of San ...

                                               

Transamerica Pyramid

The Transamerica Pyramid is the second tallest skyscraper in the San Francisco skyline and one of its most iconic. The building is the headquarters of the Transamerica Corporation, it is still strongly part of the company and is part of the compa ...

                                               

Beijing National Stadium

Beijing National Stadium is a stadium in Beijing, China. It is officially called the National Stadium and also known as the Birds Nest. The stadium was made for use during the 2008 Summer Olympics and Paralympics. The stadium cost US$423 million. ...

                                               

Famous places in Shanghai

The Oriental Pearl Tower is located in the Lujiazui neighborhood of Pudong New Area. It is 468 meters tall. It was the tallest building in China from 1994 to 2007. The whole design of the tower aims for an effect of splendor, giving the viewer th ...

                                               

Oriental Pearl Tower

The Oriental Pearl Radio & TV Tower is notable because it was the tallest building in China from 1994 to 2007. This tall building in Shanghai, China is used to broadcast television. The tower is 468 meters tall. The tower is in the Lujiazui neigh ...

                                               

Shanghai Tower

The Shanghai Tower is a 632-metre, 128-story megatall skyscraper in Shanghai. As of 2015, it is the worlds tallest building, by height to highest usable floor.

                                               

Shanghai Water Gate Museum

The Shanghai Water Gate Museum is a museum in Shanghai, China. It lets people see a water gate from the old path of the Wusong River from 700 years ago. It is free. It is open every day from 9 am to 4:30 pm. The gate itself is an important histor ...

                                               

Bamberg Cathedral

Bamberg Cathedral is one of the most famous cathedrals of Germany. It can be seen from a long distance near the top of the hill. It has a very rich history. Its official name is Bamberg Cathedral of St. Peter and St. George. It is also called the ...

                                               

St Michaels Church, Bamberg

The Michaelskirche in Bamberg is a 12th century church. It stands on the top of a very high hill overlooking the town of Bamberg. It can be seen from nearly all directions. Bamberg is built on seven hills, each with a building at the top. The hil ...

                                               

Munich Airport

Munich International Airport is an airport 28 km north east of the city Munich, Germany. It is mainly used by Lufthansa and the Star-Alliance, which Lufthansa is in. In 2008, 34.53 million passengers used the airport. After Frankfurt am Main Muni ...

                                               

Stadelheim Prison

Stadelheim Prison is a prison in Munichs Giesing district. It is one of the largest prisons in Germany. The prison was founded in 1894. It was the site of many executions, particularly by fallbeil guillotine during the Nazi period.

                                               

Bank of Israel

The Bank of Israel is the central bank of Israel. It is in Kiryat HaMemshala in Jerusalem, and has a branch office in Tel Aviv. The current governor of the bank is Karnit Flug.

                                               

Jerusalem City Hall

Jerusalem City Hall is a building complex housing the city hall of Jerusalem. It is in Safra Square. The complex was built beside the old city hall on a corner of Jaffa Street between the Old City and the Russian Compound. In 1950, The Israeli mu ...

                                               

Mount of Olives Jewish Cemetery

Mount of Olives Jewish Cemetery is a cemetery in Jerusalem. It is the oldest Jewish cemetery in the world. It is also the biggest cemetery for Jews. The cemetery is on the Mount of Olives. It faces the Old City of Jerusalem. The cemetery has over ...

                                               

Shrine of the Book

The Shrine of the Book is a famous building in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. It shows the Dead Sea scrolls that were discovered in 1947 at Khirbet Qumran by the Archaeologist Dr. Yigael Yadin.

                                               

Teddy Stadium

Teddy Stadium is a football stadium in Jerusalem, Israel. It is the homeground of Beitar Jerusalem F.C. and Hapoel Jerusalem F.C. It is named after the long time Jerusalem mayor Teddy Kollek. For Beitar the stadium was important. They played at t ...

                                               

Western Wall

The Western Wall, Wailing Wall or Kotel is an ancient wall in the Old City of Jerusalem on the western side of the Temple Mount. According to Jewish tradition this wall is a remnant of the Second Temple in Jerusalem. It is the most holy site for ...

                                               

Expo Tel Aviv

Expo Tel Aviv and later the Tel Aviv Convention Center, although commonly referred to locally as Ganei HaTaarucha and also as the Tel Aviv Fairgrounds) is a fairground and convention center in north Tel Aviv. It was first opened in 1932 as "Yarid ...

                                               

Bank of America Plaza (Atlanta)

Bank of America Plaza is a skyscraper in Atlanta, United States. It is 312 metres tall and has 55 floors. It was built in 1992. It is one of the tallest buildings in the United States.

                                               

Freedom Trail

The Freedom Trail is a walking trail through Boston, Massachusetts. It passes by 16 places that are important to American history. The Trail is 2.5 miles long. It starts at the Boston Common and ends at the USS Constitution in the Charlestown Nav ...

                                               

John Hancock Tower

The John Hancock Tower, also called Hancock Place, The Hancock Tower, or The Hancock, is a 60-story, 790-foot skyscraper in Boston. It was named for the John Hancock Insurance company. The tower was designed by Henry N. Cobb and was completed in ...

                                               

Logan International Airport

General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport in the East Boston neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, United States, is one of the 20 busiest airports in the U.S., with over 27 million passengers a year. The airport serves as a focus city ...

                                               

Old North Church

Old North Church is a church in Boston, Massachusetts at 193 Salem Street. It was built in 1723. Its design was inspired by the works of Christopher Wren. The church is a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts. It is the oldest standing ...

                                               

Prudential Tower

The Prudential Tower, also called the Prudential Building or The Pru, is a skyscraper in Boston, Massachusetts. The building is the 2nd-tallest building in Boston. It was designed by Charles Luckman and Associates for Prudential Insurance and was ...

                                               

Civic Opera Building

The Civic Opera Building is a 45-story office tower at 20 North Wacker Drive in Chicago. The building opened November 4, 1929, and has an Art Deco interior. It has a 3.563-seat opera house, the Civic Opera House, which is the second-largest opera ...