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Kite (bird) (323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article

Kite is a common name for birds of the family Accipitridae. Some authors use the terms "hovering kite" and "soaring kite" to distinguish between Elanus
Kite (4,187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kite. A kite consists of wings, tethers, and anchors. A kite may be with fixed or moving anchors. There there are natural and synthetic kites. Kites have
List of kite festivals (59 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sport kite Kite "Blossom Kite Festival", NationalCherryBlossomFestival.org. "12th Annual Windless Kite Festival". World Kite Museum. Retrieved 4 February
Kite flying at the 1900 Summer Olympics (21 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite flying was featured in the Summer Olympic Games unofficial programme in 1900. "DEMONSTRATION & UNOFFICIAL SPORTS".  1900 Summer Olympics Kite
Sport kite (1,093 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A sport kite, also commonly known as a stunt kite, is a kite that can be maneuvered in the air. A related kite also controllable and used for recreation
Arc kite (255 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The arc kite or twinskin kite is a type of traction kite designed and patented by Peter Lynn. It is a very stable, safe and secure type of powerkite. It
Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! (1,480 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!" is a song from the 1967 album by the Beatles, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. It was primarily written and
Black kite (3,205 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The black kite (Milvus migrans) is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors. It is thought
Kite skating (191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite Skating History of kite skating, skate building instructions, learn to kite skate plus kite traction photo gallery. Kite Skating Resources Kite skate
Kite, Kentucky (22 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite is an unincorporated community located in Knott County, Kentucky, United States. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Kite
Slingsby Kite (766 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slingsby T.6/T.23 Kirby Kite was a single-seat sport glider produced from 1935, by Fred Slingsby in Kirbymoorside, Yorkshire. During the early 1930s
The Sick Kite (260 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sick Kite is one of Aesop's Fables and is numbered 324 in the Perry Index. Greek versions of this fable are told of the raven (κοραξ) while it is
Kite aerial photography (1,160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite aerial photography (KAP) is a hobby and a type of photography. A camera is lifted using a kite and is triggered either remotely or automatically
Bowed kite (114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bowed kites such as the Japanese rokkaku, and traditional versions of the more familiar "diamond" shaped kites such as the Malay or Eddy, are tensioned
Kite (geometry) (1,550 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In Euclidean geometry, a kite is a quadrilateral whose four sides can be grouped into two pairs of equal-length sides that are adjacent to each other.
Kite (1999 film) (1,595 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kite, known as A Kite in Japan, is a Japanese anime OVA written and directed by Yasuomi Umetsu. The original Japanese release ran for two 30-minute episodes
Rotor kite (491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A rotor kite or gyrokite is an unpowered, rotary-wing aircraft. Like an autogyro or helicopter, it relies on lift created by one or more sets of rotors
Leading edge inflatable kite (600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
inflatable kite (LEI) is a single skin kite with inflatable bladders providing structure. It is useful as a power or traction kite. These kites are flown
Malay kite (429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Malay kite is a model of tailless kite. First introduced to the West in a New York newspaper article from October 1894, the Malay kite was used for
Kollam Kite Club (199 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kollam Kite Club or Kite Club, Kollam is a registered kite flying club situated at Kollam city in India. The club is mainly focused on kite flying, kite workshops
Bristol International Kite Festival (198 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bristol International Kite Festival, full name Bristol International Festival of Kites & Air Creations, is held annually during September in Bristol
Foil kite (1,146 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bow kite Kite Stunt kite Kite surfing Kite landboarding Kite buggying LEI kite Arc Kite Parafoil Power kite Windsports Kite types Kite mooring Kite applications
Swallow-tailed kite (545 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
African species, see African swallow-tailed kite The swallow-tailed kite (Elanoides forficatus) is an elanid kite which breeds from the southeastern United
Tetrahedral kite (287 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that the entire kite is also a regular tetrahedron. The kite can be described as a compound dihedral kite as well. This kite was invented by
Power kite (513 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A power kite or traction kite is a large kite designed to provide significant pull to the user. They come in three main forms: foils, leading edge inflatables
Kite-Eating Tree (763 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite Eating Tree (disambiguation). The Kite-Eating Tree is a fictional tree featured in the comic strip Peanuts created by Charles M. Schulz. A Kite-Eating
Kite buggy (1,602 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A kite buggy is a light, purpose-built vehicle powered by a traction kite (power kite). It is single-seated and has one steerable front wheel and two
Kite experiment (822 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The kite experiment was a scientific experiment proposed and later possibly conducted by Benjamin Franklin with assistance from his son William Franklin
Kite line (1,839 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kites have a wing and a kite line (line), or sometimes more than one line. Kite systems may have more than one kite and more than one kite line. Successful
Golden Kite Prize (132 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
distinguished from the Golden Kite Awards of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators The Cánh diều vàng "Golden Kite Prize" of the Vietnam Cinema
Kite Museum (269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kite Museum (Malay: Muzium Layang-Layang) is a museum in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia. The museum building receives around 2,000 visitors every
Crosswind kite power (4,130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Crosswind kite power is power derived from a class of airborne wind-energy conversion systems (AWECS, aka AWES) or crosswind kite power systems (CWKPS)
Bow kite (402 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
these bow kites to the United States was Cabrinha Kites. Bow kites have a wider wind range than C-kites (traditional LEI kites), so two kite sizes (such
Fighter kite (2,838 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(film). Fighter kites are kites used for the sport of kite fighting. Traditionally most are small, unstable single line flat kites where line tension
The Kite Runner (5,067 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
about the novel. For the film, see The Kite Runner (film). For the play, see Kite Runner (play). The Kite Runner is the first novel by Afghan-American
Kite types (10,308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kites are tethered flying objects which fly by using aerodynamic lift, requiring wind, (or towing), for generation of airflow over the lifting surfaces
Red kite (3,363 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The red kite (Milvus milvus) is a medium-large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as eagles,
Box kite (358 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A box kite is a high performance kite, noted for developing relatively high lift; it is a type within the family of cellular kites. The typical design
List of books about kites (1,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kites (tethered aircraft). The bibliography contains works on the history of, flying of, construction of, scientific use of and fiction about kites.
Kite landboarding (1,283 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite landboarding, also known as land kiteboarding or flyboarding, is based on the sport of kitesurfing, where a rider on a surf-style board is pulled
Yellow-billed kite (257 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The yellow-billed kite (Milvus aegyptius) is the Afrotropic counterpart of the black kite (Milvus migrans), of which it is most often considered a subspecies
Indoor kite (197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
place at ordinary kiting events. Indoor kites may also be employed as decorations or artwork. Kite types Kite applications Kite books Kite mooring Rogallo
Kytoon (351 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kytoon or kite balloon (a portmanteau of kite + balloon) is a tethered aircraft which obtains lift both dynamically as a heavier-than-air kite and aerostatically
Kitesurfing (8,114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kiteboarder harnesses the power of the wind with a large controllable power kite to be propelled across the water on a kiteboard similar to a wakeboard or
Double-toothed kite (259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The double-toothed kite (Harpagus bidentatus) is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. It is found in Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia
Kite mooring (1,327 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
watercraft or aircraft fast to some external object. The kite has two parts: wing and kite line; the kite essentially needs mooring to either a mobile or fixed
Kite fishing (1,443 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite fishing is fishing technique involving a kite from which hangs a drop line attached to a lure or bait. The kite is flown out over the surface of a
Slingsby Kite 2 (543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slingsby Type 26 Kite 2 was a post World War II development of the Slingsby Kite, a single seat medium performance sailplane. It sold in small numbers
Slingsby Kite 2 (543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slingsby Type 26 Kite 2 was a post World War II development of the Slingsby Kite, a single seat medium performance sailplane. It sold in small numbers
Scissor-tailed kite (223 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The scissor-tailed kite or African swallow-tailed kite (Chelictinia riocourii) is a bird of prey in the monotypic genus Chelictinia in the Accipitridae
Go Fly a Kite (130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Go Fly a Kite is the fifth studio album by Ben Kweller, which was released on February 7, 2012. This is his first album since splitting with former label
Campus Life (Umarete Kite Yokatta) (224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Campus Life (Umarete Kite Yokatta)" (キャンパスライフ~生まれて来てよかった~, Kyanpasu Raifu ~Umarete Kite Yokatta~?, "Campus Life (was good to come in your life)") is the
Kite ice skating (132 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite ice skating, sometimes referred to as para-skating or para ice skating, is an ice-based sport using a large controllable kite to propel ice skaters
Kite control systems (3,723 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite types, kite mooring, and kite applications result in a wide variety of kite control systems. Contemporary manufacturers, kite athletes, kite pilots
Kite skiing (248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite skiing is a relatively recent development of skiing where the pull comes from a kite. It can be done on water, snow, land or ice. Kite skiing on
Bertram Kite (279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Very Rev Joseph Bertram Kite, (21 January 1857 – 15 September 1939) was the fourth Dean of Hobart, serving from 1897 to 1916. Born into an ecclesiastical
Snail kite (918 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The snail kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis) is a bird of prey within the family Accipitridae, which also includes the eagles, hawks, and Old World vultures
Man-lifting kite (1,688 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A man-lifting kite is a kite designed to lift a person from the ground. Historically, man-lifting kites have been used chiefly for reconnaissance and
Rokkaku dako (198 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
traditional six-sided Japanese fighter kite. Traditionally, it is made with bamboo spars and washi paper. The rokkaku kite is often hand painted with the face
Chapi-chapi (269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chapi-chapi is a small, two-stick kite that can be quickly constructed from cheap materials such as newspapers, broom sticks, or discarded plastic sheet
KITE (AM) (76 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
KITE (1410 AM) is a radio station licensed to Victoria, Texas, USA, the station serves the Victoria TX area. The station is currently owned by Victoria
White-tailed kite (684 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The white-tailed kite (Elanus leucurus) is an elanid kite of genus Elanus found in western North America and parts of South America. Their coloration is
Rufous-thighed kite (77 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The rufous-thighed kite (Harpagus diodon) is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador,
Tom Kite (932 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Oliver Kite, Jr. (born December 9, 1949) is an American professional golfer and golf course architect. He spent 175 weeks in the top-10 of the Official
Black-winged kite (1,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The black-winged kite (Elanus caeruleus) is a small diurnal bird of prey in the family Accipitridae best known for its habit of hovering over open grasslands
Kite applications (4,094 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kite can be used for many applications. Air kites, water kites, bi-media kites, fluid kites, gas kites, kytoons, paravanes, soil kites, solid kites,
Sione Kite (328 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sione Kite (born 14 January 1988), also known as John Kite is an Australian rugby league footballer for the Thirlmere Roosters in the Group 6 Rugby League
Slingsby King Kite (641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Slingsby T.9 King Kite is a British glider designed and built by Slingsby that first flew in 1937. ISTUS (international commission for the study
Inflatable single-line kite (281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
inflatable single-line kite is one of the few modern inventions in the world of kite design. Although Francis Rogallo's early kite patents had ram-air members
Kite-class minesweeper (109 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kite-class minesweepers were a class of two ships operated by the United States Navy during World War II. Both ships were built as fishing trawlers
Paravane (water kite) (1,504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The paravane is a towed winged (hydrofoiled) underwater object—a water kite. Paravanes have been used in sport or commercial fishing, marine exploration
Cuban kite (201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cuban kite (Chondrohierax wilsonii) is a bird of prey in the family Accipitridae which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, eagles
Let's Go Fly a Kite (390 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Let's Go Fly a Kite" is a song from Walt Disney's film Mary Poppins, composed by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman. This song is heard at the end
Slender-billed kite (187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The slender-billed kite (Helicolestes hamatus) is a bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes the eagles, hawks and Old World vultures
Kitelife (518 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
KiteLife (KL) is an American magazine devoted to kites. Founded in 1998 by Mike Gillard of Ohio, KiteLife Magazine was the first on-line publication
Mississippi kite (750 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mississippi kite (Ictinia mississippiensis) is a small bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. Mississippi kites have narrow, pointed wings and are
Black-shouldered kite (2,989 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The black-shouldered kite (Elanus axillaris) or Australian black-shouldered kite is a small raptor found in open habitat throughout Australia and resembles
Snowkiting (1,148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Snowkiting or Kiteboarding is an outdoor winter sport where people use kite power to glide on snow or ice. The sport is similar to water-based kiteboarding
Plumbeous kite (335 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kite (Ictinia plumbea) is a bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes the eagles, hawks and Old World vultures. The plumbeous kite
The Golden Kite, the Silver Wind (526 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"The Golden Kite, The Silver Wind" (1953) is a short story by Ray Bradbury, one of his collection The Golden Apples of the Sun. The story was published
Connor Doran (217 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connor Doran (born c. 1993) is an indoor kite flier, performing to music with four-line kites. He is best known for reaching the top 12 finalists of the
Blossom Kite Festival (884 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Blossom Kite Festival, formerly the Smithsonian Kite Festival, is an annual kite event usually held on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. in late
Kite Stories (382 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite Stories is an ambient installation album from British musician Brian Eno, released in 1999. Kites I - 8:06 Kites II - 7:34 Kites III - 14:30 An
Square-tailed kite (113 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
square-tailed kite (Lophoictinia isura) is a bird of prey in the family Accipitridae which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, eagles and
Bermuda kite (281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Bermuda kite is a kite made using traditional, geometric designs, quite colorful, and is an art form as much as a recreational tool. They are traditionally
Kite (film series) (82 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kite is a series of films created by Yasuomi Umetsu. It was started in 1998 with the release of Kite. It was followed by a 2008 sequel Kite Liberator
White-collared kite (182 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The white-collared kite (Leptodon forbesi) is a South American raptor. It breeds in north eastern Brazil. The white-collared kite is 49–50 cm in length
Kiteboating (104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kiteboating or kite boating is the act of using a kite as a power source to propel a boat (Motorboat or sailboat). The activity occurs in lakes and in
Airborne wind turbine (1,937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
energy systems (AWES) addressed by high-altitude wind power and crosswind kite power. When the generator is on the ground, then the tethered aircraft need
Hook-billed kite (344 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
hook-billed kite (Chondrohierax uncinatus), is a bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, eagles
USS Kite (AMS-22) (641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
For other ships of the same name, see USS Kite. USS Kite (MSC(O)-22/AMS-22/YMS-374) was a YMS-1-class minesweeper of the YMS-135 subclass built for the
Black-breasted buzzard (353 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
black-breasted kite, is a large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae and the monotypic genus Hamirostra. It is sometimes known as the black-breasted kite, but
Brahminy kite (1,601 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The brahminy kite (Haliastur indus) also known as the red-backed sea-eagle in Australia, is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which
Windsport (374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
flying lines Kite jumping - brief acrobatic flight using a large kite Kite skating - as for kite jumping but while using specialized skates Kite surfing -
Kite Man (620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite Man (Charles "Chuck" Brown) is a fictional character, a supervillain in publications from DC Comics. The character first appeared in Batman vol. 1
Whistling kite (941 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The whistling kite (Haliastur sphenurus) is a medium-sized diurnal raptor found throughout Australia (including coastal islands), New Caledonia and much
HMS Kite (U87) (794 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
For other ships of the same name, see HMS Kite. HMS Kite (U87) was a Modified Black Swan-class sloop of the Royal Navy, commanded by Lt Cmdr Segram RN
HMS Kite (U87) (794 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
For other ships of the same name, see HMS Kite. HMS Kite (U87) was a Modified Black Swan-class sloop of the Royal Navy, commanded by Lt Cmdr Segram RN
Golden Kite Award (1,544 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
To be distinguished from the Golden Kite Prize, Vietnam's Oscars. The Golden Kite Awards are given annually by the Society of Children's Book Writers
The Kite Runner (film) (2,987 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Kite Runner is a 2007 American drama film directed by Marc Forster based on the novel of the same name by Khaled Hosseini. It tells the story of Amir
Crystal Kite Award (379 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Crystal Kite Award [1] (also known as 'Crystal Kite Members Choice Award) is given by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)
Brent Kite (1,068 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brent Kite (born 7 March 1981 in Queanbeyan, New South Wales) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Penrith Panthers of the National
HMS Kite (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
borne the name HMS Kite, after the kite, a bird of prey: HMS Kite was a 6-gun cutter launched in 1764 and sold in 1771. HMS Kite was a 12-gun cutter
Scott sled (391 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Scott Sled is a type of kite developed in the early 1960s by Frank Scott of Ohio and based on an earlier design by William Allison, also based in Ohio
John Kite (209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Kite (rugby league). John Kite (died 1537) was successively Archbishop of Armagh, 1513–1521, and Bishop of Carlisle, 1521–1537. John Kite was educated
Greg Kite (273 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fuller "Greg" Kite (born August 5, 1961) is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'11" center from Brigham Young University, Kite averaged
USS Kite (53 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
USS Kite may refer to: USS Kite (AM-75), was purchased by the US Navy 11 September 1940 and was sold 2 March 1945 Kite (AM-403) was canceled during construction
Milvus (318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Verde kite, Milvus (milvus) fasciicauda extinct (2000) Black kite, Milvus migrans Black-eared kite, Milvus (migrans) lineatus Yellow-billed kite, Milvus
Fire Kite E.P. (113 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fire Kite is an EP of the band Eisley released in anticipation of their third full-length album and to promote their fall/winter 2009 tour. It was released
The Blue Kite (1,330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Blue Kite (simplified Chinese: 蓝风筝; traditional Chinese: 藍風箏; pinyin: Lán fēngzheng) is a 1993 drama film directed by Tian Zhuangzhuang. Though banned
Kite Hill, Laguna Niguel, California (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite Hill is a development in southern Orange County, California; located in the City of Laguna Niguel, California. It is on the border of Laguna Niguel
The Kite Fighters (359 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kite Fighters is a 2000 historical children's novel that was written by Linda Sue Park and illustrated by her father Eung Won Park. It was first published
Kite (Kirsty MacColl album) (335 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kite is the breakthrough second album by Kirsty MacColl, released in 1989. Produced by her then-husband Steve Lillywhite, it was her first album for Virgin
Kite, Georgia (502 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite is a town in Johnson County, Georgia, USA, along the Little Ohoopee River. The town was named after Shaderick Kight, who donated the land to build
Pearl kite (663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The pearl kite (Gampsonyx swainsonii) is a very small raptor found in open savanna habitat adjacent to deciduous woodland. It is the only member of the
Elanus (115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
elanid kite subfamily. It consists of four species. Black-winged kite, Elanus caeruleus Black-shouldered kite, Elanus axillaris White-tailed kite, Elanus
Fixed-wing aircraft (6,499 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kite Bowed kite, e.g. Rokkaku Cellular or box kite Chapi-chapi Delta kite Foil, parafoil or bow kite Malay kite see also wau bulan Tetrahedral kite
Right kite (477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Euclidean geometry, a right kite is a kite (a quadrilateral whose four sides can be grouped into two pairs of equal-length sides that are adjacent to
Idea leuconoe (201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The paper kite, rice paper, or large tree nymph butterfly (Idea leuconoe) is known especially for its presence in butterfly greenhouses and live butterfly
Jimmy Kite (136 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jimmy Kite (born February 18, 1976 in Effingham, Illinois) is an American race car driver. He debuted in the Indy Racing League in 1997 and has competed
Curious George Flies a Kite (269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Curious George Flies a Kite is a children's book written and illustrated by Margret Rey and H. A. Rey and published by Houghton Mifflin in 1958. It is
Observation balloon (883 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Balloon Has Gone Up"?". Grammar Monster.  Memoirs & Diaries - In a Kite Balloon at First World War.com The Parseval-Siegsfeld Kite Balloon in Flight
Ross Kite (278 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ross Ernest Kite (1931-2004) was an Australian rugby league player of the 1950s. He was a premiership winning goal-kicking, winger with the St George Dragons
Protographium epidaus (164 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mexican Kite Swallowtail or Long-tailed Kite Swallowtail (Protographium epidaus) is a butterfly of the Papilionidae family. It is found in Mexico and
Kite Eating Tree (disambiguation) (75 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Kite-Eating Tree is a fictional tree featured in the Peanuts comic strip by Charles M. Schulz. Kite Eating Tree may also refer to several Peanuts
Index of kite articles (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
aeronautical kite system topics. Topics included below specially affect the kite's wing, kite's essential tether, kite's mooring, uses of kites, kite applications
Wau bulan (233 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wau bulan (Jawi: واو بولن) is an intricately designed Malaysian moon-kite (normally with floral motifs) that is traditionally flown by men in the Malaysian
Robert Kite (76 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Kite was knighted on 16 October 1760. Sir Robert was appointed Sheriff of London for 1761 and Lord Mayor of London for 1766. List of Lord Mayors
Eurytides iphitas (38 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Yellow Kite Swallowtail (Eurytides iphitas) is a species of butterfly in the Papilionidae family. It is endemic to Brazil. Gimenez Dixon, M. 1996
Focke-Achgelis Fa 330 (805 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bachstelze (English: Wagtail) was a type of rotary-wing kite, known as a gyroglider or rotor kite. They were towed behind German U-boats during World War
Impian kite (183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Impian Kite Impian, named after the Malaysian word for “dream”, is Malaysia’s largest hand-made inflatable kite. Since 2004, it has been listed as such
USS Kite (AM-75) (263 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
For other ships of the same name, see USS Kite. USS Kite (AM-75) was the lead ship of her class of minesweepers of the United States Navy during World
Kite (2014 film) (943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kite is a 2014 American action film directed by Ralph Ziman, based on the 1999 anime of the same name by Yasuomi Umetsu. The film stars India Eisley, Callan
Kite Liberator (1,129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
KITE Liberator (カイト リベレイター, Kaito Ribereitā?) is a direct-to-video anime film and second installment of the film series. It was directed and written by
The Brother Kite (191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Brother Kite is an American alternative rock band, formed in Providence, Rhode Island in 2002. The band consists of Patrick Boutwell on guitar and
William Kite (538 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Kite was a 19th-century circus performer, best known as being the "Mr. Kite" from the Beatles song "Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!" Kite came
William Abner Eddy (717 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
experiments with kites. William A. Eddy was born to a wealthy family in New York City. His father was a reverend. William's experience with kites started at
The Screaming Jets (album) (129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Sacrifice" (Gleeson, Walmsley, Paul Woseen) – 3:09 "Sad Song" – 2:55 "High As A Kite" (Gleeson, Walmsley) – 3:45 "Otherside" (Woseen) – 3:36 "Disappear" (Gleeson
Kite (Kate Bush song) (73 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Kite" is the fourth track from Kate Bush's 1978 album, The Kick Inside. It was also the B-side to her first single, "Wuthering Heights", released on 6
Harold Kite (425 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Harold Kite (November 13, 1921 - October 17, 1965) was a NASCAR Grand National driver from East Point, Georgia, United States of America. In his brief
Marylin S. Kite (102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marylin S. Kite (born October 22, 1947) is a justice of the Wyoming Supreme Court, serving on the high court since 2000. She was elected chief justice
Letter-winged kite (1,174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The letter-winged kite (Elanus scriptus) is a small, rare and irruptive Australian raptor with a core range in central Australia. The adult is a small
Red kite feeding in Wales (222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The red kite is Wales' most popular bird. In some parts of mid-Wales red kites are regularly fed by humans. This has a dual purpose: it is intended to
Kite (band) (333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Swedish charts. Kite (October 2008) Kite II (October 2009) Kite III (September 2010) Kite IV (November 2011) Kite V (May 2013) Kite VI (Early 2015)
The Kite That Went to the Moon (714 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"The Kite That Went to the Moon" is a children's tale written by Evelyn Sharp. It was published in 1900 as part of a collection of short stories called
Melissa Kite (193 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Melissa Kite is a British journalist, and current columnist for The Spectator, and GQ magazine. She has also written articles for several other newspapers
Kite running (591 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite running is the of running after drifting kites in the sky that have been cut loose in kite fighting. Kites are flown and fought in India, Pakistan
Bali Kite Festival (343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bali Kite Festival is an annual international kite festival held in July in Padang Galak area, Sanur Beach, Bali. Traditional giant kites (4 metres
Leptodon (137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
underparts. They are: Grey-headed kite, Leptodon cayanensis White-collared kite, Leptodon forbesi Grey-headed kite is a widespread species, breeding from
Chondrohierax (81 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the hook-billed kite (C. uncinatus) and the Cuban kite (C. wilsonii), are often considered to be conspecific. The hook-billed kite is widespread in the
Kite shield (568 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A kite shield was a distinct type of shield from the 10th–12th centuries. It was either a reverse teardrop shape or later on, flat-topped. The tapering
Order of the Golden Kite (1,284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Order of the Golden Kite (金鵄勲章, Kinshi Kunsho?) was an order of the Empire of Japan, established on 12 February 1890 by Emperor Meiji "in commemoration
Kite (U2 song) (890 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Kite" is a song by rock band U2. It is the fifth track on their 2000 album All That You Can't Leave Behind. The idea for the song came from a kite-flying
Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite (302 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite (Turkish: Uçurtmayı Vurmasınlar) is a 1989 Turkish drama film, co-written, co-produced and directed by Tunç Başaran based
Papilio euphranor (104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Forest Swallowtail or Bush Kite (Papilio euphranor) is a butterfly of the Papilionidae family. It is found in southern Africa. Cape forests The
Higher Than a Kite (338 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Higher Than a Kite is the 72nd short subject starring American slapstick comedy team the Three Stooges. The trio made a total of 190 shorts for Columbia
Peter Lynn (879 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
largest kites (Guinness book of records holders), giant inflatable (sparless) display kites (the most widely known is the 27 m octopus kite), the popularisation
Kite-flying (politics) (380 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the political metaphor. For the tethered aircraft, see kite. Kite-flying, or to fly a kite, is a term used in politics in certain English-speaking countries
NAL / ADE Black Kite (224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The NAL/ADE Black Kite is an unmanned Micro Air Vehicle (MAV) technology demonstrator developed jointly by Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE)
Protographium marcellinus (102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Jamaican Kite (Protographium marcellinus) is a species of butterfly in the Papilionidae family. It is endemic to Jamaica. It is believed to be endangered
Fly My Kite (553 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fly My Kite is a 1931 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Robert F. McGowan. It was the 107th Our Gang short that was released. Grandma, who recently
When the Kite String Pops (274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
When the Kite String Pops is the debut album of American sludge metal band Acid Bath. Released on August 8, 1994, it is considered an underground classic
Kite Stream (166 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kite Stream (77°23′S 162°5′E / 77.383°S 162.083°E / -77.383; 162.083Coordinates: 77°23′S 162°5′E / 77.383°S 162.083°E / -77.383; 162.083) is a meltwater
Elanid kite (840 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An elanid kite, sometimes white-tailed kite, is any of several small, long-winged, hovering raptors. All are specialist rodent hunters and most are members
Mister Kite (549 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mister Kite is a progressive metal/hard rock band from Malmö, Sweden. Their music is best described as heavy yet melodic, with dark, brooding lyrics, drawing
List of .hack characters (10,205 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tsukasa, she has been fleeing the clutches of Skeith, as witnessed by Orca and Kite, and several other players as well. She is meant to be the perfect AI that
Basant Kite Festival (Punjab) (1,989 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Basant Kite Festival is a seasonal festival of the Punjab region. It falls on Basant, also called Basant Panchami Punjabi: ਬਸੰਤ ਪੰਚਮੀ; Urdu: بسنت پنچمی;
Fred Kite (350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Frederick Kite MM** (5 January 1921 – June 1993), known as Buck, was a highly decorated British soldier who fought in the Second World War. Kite was born
East Point Academy (941 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
East Point Academy is an academy located in the Kirkley district of Lowestoft, in the English county of Suffolk. It educates children from ages 11 to 16
Box of Fear (102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Swedish progressive rock band Mister Kite. It marked a darker and heavier sound for Mister Kite. All tracks by Mister Kite "From This Day On" – 5:17 "How Long"
High-altitude wind power (2,823 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
mechanisms are proposed for capturing the kinetic energy of winds such as kites, kytoons, aerostats, gliders, gliders with turbines for regenerative soaring
Comper Kite (837 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Comper Kite was a single-engined, two-seat touring monoplane built in the UK, derived from the contemporary Comper Streak racer. Only one was built
Khaled Hosseini (2,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kite Runner, all of which are at least partially set in Afghanistan and feature an Afghan as the protagonist. Following the success of The Kite Runner
Box kite spider (213 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Box kite spiders is a common name for the Afrotropical Isoxya genus of orb-weaver spiders. Like the Spiny orb-weavers they have six prominent (but short)
Benelli Kite Young (186 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Benelli Kite Young is a single shot .177 inch calibre pre-charged pneumatic air pistol designed for the 10 m Air Pistol ISSF shooting events. It is
All in Time (Mister Kite album) (173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
All in Time is the debut album of Swedish progressive rock band Mister Kite. It included a guest solo by Mattias IA Eklundh of Freak Kitchen. "All in
Kite (Stefanie Sun album) (209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kite (traditional Chinese: 風箏; simplified Chinese: 风筝; pinyin: fēng zhēng) is Singaporean Mandopop artist Stefanie Sun's (Chinese: 孫燕姿) third Mandarin
1989 PGA Tour (144 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
29. The season consisted of 44 official money events. Steve Jones and Tom Kite won the most tournaments, three, and there were nine first-time winners.
The Kite (film) (1,051 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
For the 1999 Filipino film, see Saranggola The Kite (French: Le Cerf-volant, Arabic: Tayyara men wara‎ — طيّارة من ورق) is a 2003 Lebanese film by the
Buggy (224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sandrail, a variant of the dune buggy Kite buggy, a light, purpose-built vehicle powered by a traction kite (power kite) Moon buggy Swamp buggy, a vehicle
Sled kite (30 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The sled kite was invented and patented by the American, William Allison in the 1950s. This kite helped pave the way for a class of kites known as "semi-rigid
Peter Powell (kite) (238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(disambiguation) In 1972, Peter Powell developed a steerable kite, using dual lines. Very early Powell's kites had spars made of ramin which were later replaced
Ictinia (35 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Accipitridae family. It contains two species: Mississippi kite (Ictinia mississippiensis) Plumbeous kite (Ictinia plumbea) Both of these species are native to
Protographium philolaus (341 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dark Zebra Swallowtail or Dark Kite-Swallowtail (Protographium philolaus) is a butterfly of the Papilionidae family. It is found from southern Texas
Skysail (82 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
For the kite sail manufacturer, see SkySails. A skysail is the uppermost sail in many old square-rigged sail-plans (though sometimes topped by a moonsail)
Manja (kite) (740 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Manja (or manjha) is the abrasive string used for fighter kites in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan. It is gummed, coloured and coated
Lucy Kite (192 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lucy Kite (born 1 April 1977) is a British freelance journalist and presenter with ITV Central. She is originally from Breaston, Derbyshire, Kite graduated
Hawarden Kite (646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Hawarden Kite was a famous British scoop of 1885, an apparent instance of flying a kite, when Herbert Gladstone, son of the then Leader of the Opposition
Tubing (recreation) (2,082 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Inc. voluntarily withdrew the Wego Kite Tube from the market on July 13, 2006. Related to kite tubing is the kited inflated wing, a stiffened, flexible
Iron Kite (102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Iron Kite (铁风筝 tie fengzheng) are a Chinese heavy metal rock group. The first gained attention with songs on compilations: Zhe ge xiatian 这个夏天 (that summer)
César Chávez Park (504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is characterized by very open grassy hills that have become popular for kite flying. Paved paths run the perimeter and throughout the park where picnic
Teddy bear parachuting (462 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
hemispherical pattern of multiple tapered gores may be sewn from ripstop nylon kite or sail fabric. Many bears are dressed and fully equipped with parachute
Phil Kite (248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Phil Kite (born 26 October 1962 in Bristol, England) is a former football goalkeeper, goalkeeping coach and physiopherapist. He retired in 2015 from his
Dihedral (106 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
algebra Also Dihedral symmetry in three dimensions Dihedral kite, also known as a bowed kite Dihedral doors, also known as butterfly doors Dihedral prime