The Tennessee River is the largest tributary of the Ohio River. It is approximately 652 miles (1049 km) long and is located in the southeastern United States in the Tennessee Valley. The river was once popularly known as the Cherokee River, among other names.  The river has been dammed numerous times, primarily by Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) projects which began as part of the New Deal to help financial recovery after the Great Depression.
Previous (Temple of Jerusalem) Next (Tempo) A reconstruction of the templon of St. Paul's and Peter's Cathedral. A templon (from Greek τέμπλον meaning "temple," plural templa ) is a feature of Byzantine architecture that first appeared in Christian churches around the fifth century C.E. and is still found in some Eastern Christian churches.
World War II, also WWII, or the Second World War, was a global military conflict that took place between 1939 and 1945. It was the largest and deadliest war in history. The date commonly given for the start of the war is September 1, 1939, when Nazi Germany invaded Poland. Within two days the United Kingdom and France declared war on Germany, although the only European battles remained in Poland.
The Red Terror in Soviet Russia was the campaign of mass arrests and executions conducted by the Bolshevik government. In Soviet historiography, the Red Terror is described as officially announced on September 2, 1918, by Yakov Sverdlov and ended in about October 1918. According to the Bolsheviks, the Red Terror was introduced in reply to White Terror.
The Paleozoic era (from the Greek palaio, meaning "old" and zoion, "animals," meaning "ancient life") is an interval of about 291 million years defined on the geologic timescale as spanning roughly from 542 to 251 million years ago (mya), and as being the earliest of three eras of the Phanerozoic eon.
Previous (Skateboarding) Next (Ski jumping) In a general sense, skepticism or scepticism (Greek: skeptomai , to look about, to consider) refers to any doctrine or way of thought denying the ability of our mind to reach certainty. Originating in the human tendency to question the reliability of any statement before accepting it, skepticism has taken on a variety of forms throughout the ages.