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Solar sail (10,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

Solar sails (also called light sails or photon sails) are a method of spacecraft propulsion using radiation pressure exerted by sunlight on large mirrors
Glossary of nautical terms (50,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z See also References Further reading aback A sail is aback when the wind fills it from the opposite side to the one normally
Full Sail University (4,480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Full Sail University is a private for-profit university in Winter Park, Florida. It was formerly a recording studio in Ohio named Full Sail Productions
Brig (2,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brig is a sailing vessel with two square-rigged masts. During the Age of Sail, brigs were seen as fast and maneuverable and were used as both naval warships
Age of Sail (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Age of Sail was a period roughly corresponding to the early modern period in which international trade and naval warfare were dominated by sailing
Steel Authority of India (3,095 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) is a government owned steel manufacturing enterprise based in New Delhi, India. It is under the ownership of Ministry
Sloop-of-war (2,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
masts. The single masted ships had huge sails and harnessed tremendous wind energy, which made them demanding to sail and required large, experienced crews
Junk rig (4,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sampan rig, is a type of sail rig in which rigid members, called battens, span the full width of the sail and extend the sail forward of the mast. While
Training ship (879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and old hulks used to house classrooms. The hands-on aspect provided by sail training has also been used as a platform for everything from semesters at
Galiot (500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a small galley boat propelled by sail or oars. There are three different types of naval galiots that sailed on different seas. A galiote was a type
Triangular trade (1,815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
currents during the age of sail. For example, from the main trading nations of Western Europe, it was much easier to sail westwards after first going
IKAROS (2,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
control of a large, thin solar sail membrane (grey-blue areas numbered 3) Thin-film solar cells integrated into the sail to power the payload (black rectangles
Mayflower (7,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
congregations in Holland. Thus formed the separatists' motivating factors to sail for the New World, with the benefit of being beyond the reach of King James
Ship (10,694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shape, load capacity, and tradition. In the Age of Sail a "ship" was a sailing vessel defined by its sail plan of at least three square rigged masts and a
Brigantine (766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fully square-rigged foremast and at least two sails on the main mast: a square topsail and a gaff sail mainsail (behind the mast). The main mast is the
Yacht (4,501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
registered. A superyacht (sometimes megayacht) generally refers to any yacht (sail or power) longer than 131 ft (40 m). Racing yachts are designed to emphasize
Swedish warship Mars (406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Swedish Unrated Warship Mars (1563", Three Decks - Warships in the Age of Sail Martin, Rebecca (19 August 2011). "'New Vasa' shipwreck found on Baltic seabed"
Windmill sail (1,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
powered by their sails. Sails are found in different designs, from primitive common sails to the advanced patent sails. The jib sail is found in Mediterranean
Dimetrodon (8,504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sphenacodontidae. The most prominent feature of Dimetrodon is the large neural spine sail on its back formed by elongated spines extending from the vertebrae. It walked
Hail to the Thief (6,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
PhD thesis. Several songs, such as "2 + 2 = 5", "Sit Down Stand Up", and "Sail to the Moon", reference Christian versions of good and evil and heaven and
Jhené Aiko (5,969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
her first project for Artium and Def Jam, an extended play (EP), titled Sail Out. The EP was supported by the singles "3:16AM", "Bed Peace" and "The Worst"
Laser (dinghy) (1,957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
using a common hull design with three interchangeable rigs of different sail areas, appropriate to a given combination of wind strength and crew weight
The Sail and Steam Navy List (440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sail and Steam Navy List: All the Ships of the Royal Navy 1815–1889 by Rif Winfield and David Lyon is a historical reference work providing details
Breakthrough Starshot (2,981 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Breakthrough Initiatives to develop a proof-of-concept fleet of light sail interstellar probes named Starchip, to be capable of making the journey to
Sailfish (1,289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
predominantly blue to gray in colour and have a characteristic dorsal fin known as a sail, which often stretches the entire length of the back. Another notable characteristic
Tall ship (1,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
steel to construct taller, lightweight masts with fewer, more versatile sails. Most smaller, modern vessels use the Bermuda rig. Though it did not become
Spinosaurus (8,965 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(5.4 ft) long and were likely to have had skin connecting them, forming a sail-like structure, although some authors[who?] have suggested that the spines
Trade winds (1,831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ocean as early as the 15th century. From West Africa, the Portuguese had to sail away from continental Africa, that is, to west and northwest. They could
Yawl (2,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forward of the rudder stock. The sail area of the mizzen on a yawl is consequentially notably smaller than the same sail on a ketch. As a hull type, yawl
Cutter (boat) (1,934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
hoisted. It also has a gaff sail aft, and two headsails. Naval cutter with three headsails and two supplementary square sails hoisted. It is not currently
Proa (4,912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boats of Island Southeast Asia, and sometimes ships with no outriggers or sails at all. In its most common usage, the term proa refers to the Pacific proas
USS Constitution (13,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1907. In 1934, she completed a three-year, 90-port tour of the nation. She sailed under her own power for her 200th birthday in 1997, and again in August
Leading edge (633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a sailboat owing to sails is a result of vortex shedding from the edges of the sail. Sailboats utilize a mast to support the sail. To help reduce the
Line of battle (1,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
line itself, with a result typical for sea battle since 1675: two fleets sail alongside one another or on the opposite tack. A ship powerful enough to
Sail-les-Bains (33 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sail-les-Bains (French pronunciation: ​[saj le bɛ̃]) is a commune in the Loire department in central France. Communes of the Loire department "Populations
West Indiaman (329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to sail directly from England (generally London), to the West Indies. Guineamen tended to be built (or owned) in Bristol and Liverpool, and to sail from
Nautical Channel (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
History Launched December 5, 2011 Replaced Sailing Channel (2005-2007) Yacht & Sail (2007-2011) Links Website nauticalchannel.com Availability Cable naxoo (Switzerland)
Schooner (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Four masted schooner: this design spread the sail area over many smaller sails, at a time when sails were hoisted by hand. These were used for coastal
Dome (20,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
permitted under the definition and whether or not the lower portions of a sail vault should be considered pendentives. Domes with pendentives can be divided
Capital ship (1,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all-steel navy in the late 19th century, a capital ship during the Age of Sail was generally understood as a ship that conformed to the Royal Navy's rating
Catamaran (4,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than comparable monohulls, requiring less propulsive power from either sails or motors. The catamaran's wider stance on the water can reduce both heeling
Microsail (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Microsail is a trailerable sailboat, that was designed by American Gary Mull as a Micro Class racer and first built in 1980. The boat was originally
Bago (boat) (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
small bagos are outfitted with a leti (lete) sail/rig, but not long ago, they had canted rectangular sails (tanja rig). Bigger versions of the bago, also
Dinghy (2,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
somewhat more tippy, with less cargo capacity than prams, they row, motor and sail well because of their fine lines. Prior to the introduction of fibreglass
Carrack (1,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were various two masted vessels, including the caravels with their lateen sails. These and similar ship types were familiar to Portuguese navigators and
Near-Earth Asteroid Scout (1,673 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
planned mission by NASA to develop a controllable low-cost CubeSat solar sail spacecraft capable of encountering near-Earth asteroids (NEA). The NEA Scout
Chevrolet Sail (2,795 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chevrolet Sail is a supermini car produced by the Chinese-American joint venture SAIC-GM. Launched in 2001, it was sold as the Buick Sail, both in sedan
Stanford University centers and institutes (3,974 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
or SAIL) is the artificial intelligence (AI) research laboratory of Stanford University. The current director is Professor Chris Manning. SAIL was started
Mayang (boat) (698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
pembawon (the topmost bamboo spar used to tie the sail, in case with tanja type sail). To furl the sail, the lower spar/boom called penggiling is used.
LightSail (1,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of two spacecraft—LightSail 1 and LightSail 2. LightSail 1 was an engineering demonstration mission designed to test its new sail deployment method in space
Jukung (687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Austronesian outrigger canoes that use the crab claw sail traditional throughout Polynesia. Whilst this sail presents some difficulties in tacking into the
Waka (canoe) (3,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Tasman District in December 1642, had a sail that Tasman referred to as a Tingang sail—a small triangular sail often temporarily hoisted. Later, early
British Warships in the Age of Sail (969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Warships in the Age of Sail is a series of four books by maritime historian Rif Winfield comprising a historical reference work providing details
List of frigate classes of the Royal Navy (10,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sail and Steam Navy List, 1815–1889 (co-author David Lyon, Chatham Publishing, 2004) ISBN 1-86176-032-9; British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1793–1817
Sail-sous-Couzan (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sail-sous-Couzan (French pronunciation: ​[saj su kuzɑ̃]) is a commune in the Loire department in central France. The river Lignon du Forez flows through
Warship (2,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
oar-based propulsion impossible, and warships came to rely primarily on sails. The sailing man-of-war emerged during the 16th century. By the middle of
NXT (WWE brand) (3,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, with the venue being billed on air as "Full Sail Live". Tickets are available free for Full Sail students;
The Game (Queen album) (2,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
use a synthesizer (an Oberheim OB-X). "Crazy Little Thing Called Love", "Sail Away Sweet Sister", "Coming Soon" and "Save Me" were recorded from June to
Thames sailing barge (6,571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
120 tons and they carried 4,200 square feet (390 m2) of canvas sail in six working sails. The mainsail was loose-footed and set up with a sprit, and was
Paraw (1,012 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Paraw (Philippine Spanish: parao) are various double outrigger sail boats in the Philippines. It is a general term (similar to the term bangka) and thus
Glider (sailplane) (4,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(video) A glider sails over Gunma, Japan.
Pinisi (3,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(the configuration of masts, sails and ropes (‘lines’)) of Indonesian sailing vessels. A pinisi carries seven to eight sails on two masts, arranged like
L.A. (Light Album) (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lynda" Johann Sebastian Bach, Al Jardine, Ron Altbach Jardine 3:58 3. "Full Sail" C. Wilson, Geoffrey Cushing-Murray C. Wilson 2:56 4. "Angel Come Home" C
Richard Rodgers (3,332 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Charles Rodgers (June 28, 1902 – December 30, 1979) was an American composer, known largely for his work in musical theater. With 43 Broadway musicals
Naval artillery (14,728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
iron smashed hulls, spiked bar shot and shot linked with chains would tear sails or damage rigging, and canister shot packed with sharp flints produced a
Magnetic sail (3,501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A magnetic sail or magsail is a proposed method of spacecraft propulsion which would use a static magnetic field to deflect charged particles radiated
Tartane (125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mast on which was rigged a large lateen sail, and with a bowsprit and fore-sail. When the wind was aft a square sail was generally hoisted like a cross jack
IISCO Steel Plant (2,770 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Company, once the flag ship of the Martin Burn group, was amalgamated with SAIL in 2006 and renamed IISCO Steel Plant. The modernisation and expansion programme
Fusta (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and sail—in essence a small galley. It typically had 12 to 18 two-man rowing benches on each side, a single mast with a lateen (triangular) sail, and
Tower mill (2,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tower, on which sits a wooden 'cap' or roof, which can rotate to bring the sails into the wind. This rotating cap on a firm masonry base gave tower mills
Sail Rock (South Shetland Islands) (265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sail Rock is the remaining uppermost part of a submerged volcanic edifice lying 7 nautical miles (13 km) southwest of Deception Island in the South Shetland
Ketch (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ketch's main mast is usually stepped in the same position as in a sloop. The sail-plan of a ketch is similar to that of a yawl, on which the mizzen mast is
List of Star Wars air, aquatic, and ground vehicles (7,150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
either role in the event one is damaged. A pair of skiffs travel with Jabba's sail barge in Return of the Jedi. The skiff was originally conceived as a flying
Operation Sail (1,168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Sail refers to a series of sailing events held to celebrate special occasions and features sailing vessels from around the world. Each event
Sampan (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are often used as traditional fishing boats. It is unusual for a sampan to sail far from land, as they do not have the means to survive rough weather. The
Smack (ship) (449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In England the sails were white cotton until a proofing coat was applied, usually after the sail was a few years old. This gave the sails its distinctive
NanoSail-D2 (734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NanoSail-D2 was a small satellite built by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and Ames Research Center to study the deployment of a solar sail in space
Spanish Main (495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
During the Spanish colonization of the Americas, the Spanish Main was the collective term for the parts of the Spanish Empire that were on the mainland
List of ships of the line of Spain (4,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Media related to Ships of the line of Spain at Wikimedia Commons List of battleships of Spain List of galleons of Spain List of Spanish sail frigates
Leti leti (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the sail it used, the Madurese crab claw sail, or lete sail, which has just developed in the 19th century. In fact, the "lete" from lete sail is a local
Tepukei (1,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its submerged hulls and symmetrical "crab claw" sail slender foil or radically extended tips claw sail (Te Laa). Tepukei boats are produced primarily by
WWE Performance Center (1,958 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Performance Center facility—with NXT moving from their long-time home of Full Sail University and 205 Live from its brief home at Orlando's Amway Center—with
Horse latitudes (1,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ship was said to be 'horsed' when, although there was insufficient wind for sail, the vessel could make good progress by latching on to a strong current.
Jangada (2,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
artisans. Its triangular sail makes use of some effects of fluid dynamics. Also known as a "latin" sail, it allows one to sail against the wind, taking
Come Sail Away (919 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Come Sail Away" is a song by American progressive rock group Styx, written and sung by primary singer and songwriter Dennis DeYoung and featured on the
Patorani (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
material for fishing and basket-shaped fish traps. The sail is usually canted rectangular sail or lateen sail. Some of them had bowsprit, adorned with pieces
Palari (boat) (1,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
length overall, with light laden waterline of 34–43 feet (10.36-13.1 m). The sails are built using light canvas, while the topsails are linen cloth. The crew
Longship (8,216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
often with modern adaptations. They were all made out of wood, with cloth sails (woven wool) and had several details and carvings on the hull. The longships
Kiteboarding (11,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
using self-made paragliders and a ball-socket swivel allowing the pilot to sail upwind and uphill but also to take off into the air at will. Strasilla and
Laser 4.7 (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
only one sail. The 4.7 uses the same hull and top mast section as the Laser, but has a different bottom mast section as well as a smaller sail. The bottom
Pelycosaur (935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the armadillo. At least two pelycosaur clades independently evolved a tall sail, consisting of elongated vertebral spines: the edaphosaurids and the sphenacodontids
Eastsail 25 (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
features: If you're not quite ready to do a circumnavigation, but want to sail, say, regularly from Maine to Florida and back, this may be a better choice
Helmet Catch (1,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have been a game-sealing interception. Manning was given the play call "62 Sail-Y Union" from the Giants' playbook in hopes of connecting with a receiver
Bagan (fishing) (764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
other types were towed to the sea, sailing bagan has its own rudder and sail and generally is a boat with platform. They are usually a larger version
Lugger (727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A lugger is a sailing vessel defined by its rig, using the lug sail on all of its one or several masts. They were widely used as working craft, particularly
OKEANOS (1,798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
asteroids, which share Jupiter's orbit, using a hybrid solar sail for propulsion; the sail was planned to be covered with thin solar panels to power an
Eastsail 25 (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
features: If you're not quite ready to do a circumnavigation, but want to sail, say, regularly from Maine to Florida and back, this may be a better choice
Leisure Suit Larry: Love for Sail! (1,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Leisure Suit Larry: Love for Sail! is an adventure game originally developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1996. It was the last Leisure Suit Larry
Alma Doepel (595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
being sold, for the scrap value of her engines, to the Melbourne company Sail & Adventure in 1976. This ship was also used in the opening credits of Quigley
Junk (ship) (7,764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
A junk is a type of Chinese sailing ship with fully battened sails. There are two types of junk in China: Northern junk, which developed from Chinese
Fancy (ship) (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
this time, Charles II was renamed Fancy. Upon arriving at the Cape, Every sailed to the island of Johanna (Anjouan) in the Comoros Islands, where he had
Cape Horn (6,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
major challenges in yachting. Thus a few recreational sailors continue to sail this route, sometimes as part of a circumnavigation of the globe. Almost
RS:X (599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
good performance. RS:X equipment includes a board with a daggerboard, and a sail of a specified size. The board measures 286 cm in length and 93 cm in width
Weta Trimaran (887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
largest fleets in France and the USA. The original sails were manufactured by Dutch windsurfing sail-maker, Gaastra. The design evolved over time: Color
49er (dinghy) (1,150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
tactical decisions, as well as steering, and the crew doing most of the sail control. Both of the crew are equipped with their own trapeze and sailing
Edaphosaurus (3,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feature of Edaphosaurus is a sail on its back. A number of other synapsids from the same time period also have tall dorsal sails, most famously the large
Sunny South (clipper) (1,667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
with long sharp entrance lines and a slightly concave bow. Initially, she sailed in the California and Brazil trades. Sold in 1859 and renamed Emanuela (or
Dyson sphere (4,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
average sail density with rigging might be kept to 0.3 g/m2 (a "spin stabilized" light sail requires minimal additional mass in rigging). If such a sail could
SB Cambria (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spritsail Thames sailing barge now used for sail training. She was the last barge to trade entirely under sail, and took her last cargo in 1970. She is now
Ultra light displacement boat (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the major design features: displacement, sail area, length and stability [i.e. —] power to carry sails effectively, is radically different from the
Northwest Passage (12,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the water to sail through the Panama Canal. Before the Little Ice Age (late Middle Ages to the 19th century), Norwegian Vikings sailed as far north and
East Indiaman (1,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
towards the stern were full. Later ships built without this feature tended to sail faster,[when?] which put the East Indiamen at a commercial disadvantage once
Rock Boat (2,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
approximately 400 of their fans. The bands performed once on the ship, which sailed from Tampa, Florida to Cozumel, Mexico. The concept has grown to become
Fractional rig (1,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fractional rig on a sailing vessel consists of a foresail, such as a jib or genoa sail, that does not reach all the way to the top of the mast. The forestay is
Packet boat (2,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and American sailing vessels, that sought to attain greater speed under sail, the canal packet boats were drawn through the Erie Canal by teams of two
Esse 990 (621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
narrow hull of 2.55 meters beam and a tall mast with a high aspect ratio sail plan. In concert with most sportboats, the Esse 990 is designed as an alternative
Gary Rizzo (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an American re-recording mixer. He studied audio engineering at Full Sail University and works at Lucasfilm's Skywalker Sound. He has won two Oscars
STV Black Jack (743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
operated by the Ottawa-based youth charity Bytown Brigantine, Inc. Black Jack sails on the Ottawa River between Brittania Yacht Club and Quyon, Quebec. On May
Third-rate (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1603-1714, Barnsley (2009) ISBN 978-1-84832-040-6; British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1714-1792, Barnsley (2007)
Baltimore Clipper (854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extremely unstable and many were known to capsize even at anchor with all sails down. The origins of the type are unknown but certainly hulls conforming
Dar Pomorza (982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1909 which is preserved in Gdynia as a museum ship. She has served as a sail training ship in Germany, France, and Poland. Dar Pomorza won the Cutty Sark
Stanford Extended ASCII (336 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
character set developed at the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (SAIL/SU-AI) in the early 1970s. Not all symbols match ASCII. Carnegie Mellon University
Topaz Taz (116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between 1 or 2 children. The Taz is an ISAF ‘Learn to Sail’ class. The Taz is an easy to sail, two-sail dinghy designed for one or two children (or an adult
Seven Seas (1,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The "Seven Seas" (as in the idiom "sail the Seven Seas") was and is a figurative term for all the seas of the known world. The phrase is used in reference
Splash (dinghy) (827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is emphasised fleet racing. The boats employ an un-stayed mono rig with a sail area of 6.3 m2, which makes the class easy to handle by sailors ranging from
Interstellar travel (8,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
primary sail is detached from the craft to keep moving forward on its own. Light is reflected from the large primary sail to the secondary sail, which
Chakradharpur railway division (500 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Company (ACC), Orissa Cement Ltd. (OCL), Bihar Sponge Iron, SAIL Gua/Kiriburu/Manoharpur, SAIL Rourkela, Vedanta Jharsuguda, Jindal (JSW), Adhunik Ispat
Awolnation (3,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Megalithic Symphony, on March 15, 2011; it featured their most notable hit, "Sail", which peaked at number 17 on the Billboard Hot 100, number 4 on the Billboard
Ichthyovenator (4,632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ichthyovenator had tall neural spines that formed a sail on its back. Unlike other known spinosaurids, Ichthyovenator's sail had a sinusoidal (wave-like) shape that
Topaz Omega (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
members. It is sailed at many clubs around the world and is an ISAF 'Learn to Sail' class. The Omega is an incredibly versatile three-sail boat that is
Keel (781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lateral motion of the vessel under sail (leeway) and 2) as a counterweight to the lateral force of the wind on the sail(s) that causes rolling to the side
Sail Canada (597 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sail Canada (formerly the Canadian Yachting Association) is Canada's governing body for the sport of sailing. Sail Canada is a "Member National Authority"
Solar Cruiser (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
planned NASA spacecraft that will study the Sun while propelled by a solar sail. The mission will support NASA's Solar Terrestrial Probes program by studying
Chakradharpur railway division (500 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Company (ACC), Orissa Cement Ltd. (OCL), Bihar Sponge Iron, SAIL Gua/Kiriburu/Manoharpur, SAIL Rourkela, Vedanta Jharsuguda, Jindal (JSW), Adhunik Ispat
Sail training (2,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
would send young naval officer candidates to sea (e.g., see Outward Bound), sail training provides an unconventional and effective way of building many useful
Ichthyovenator (4,632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ichthyovenator had tall neural spines that formed a sail on its back. Unlike other known spinosaurids, Ichthyovenator's sail had a sinusoidal (wave-like) shape that
The Planetary Society (1,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have been LightSail and the Living Interplanetary Flight Experiment. LightSail was originally conceived a series of three solar sail experiments but
Topper (dinghy) (729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sailing dinghy designed by Ian Proctor. The Topper is a one-design boat sailed mostly around the British Isles. It was recognised as a World Sailing Class
America's Cup (9,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America's Cup in AC72 foiling, wing-sail catamarans and successfully defended the cup. The 2017 America's Cup match was sailed in 50 ft foiling catamarans, after
Ships of the Royal Navy (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the ships of the pre-1863 British Navy, see British Warships in the Age of Sail. A revised third version of the Volume 1 work was published in 2003 which
Frigate (8,715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
late 15th century, referring to a lighter galley-type warship with oars, sails and a light armament, built for speed and maneuverability. The etymology
Rotor ship (1,517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
least in part, by large powered vertical rotors, sometimes known as rotor sails. German engineer Anton Flettner was the first to build a ship that attempted
470 (dinghy) (784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
spinnaker, trapeze and a large sail-area-to-weight ratio, it is designed to plane easily, and good teamwork is necessary to sail it well. The name comes from
Iron-hulled sailing ship (1,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
represented the final evolution of sailing ships at the end of the age of sail. They were built to carry bulk cargo for long distances in the nineteenth
NS14 (511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NS14 class is commonly sailed by family crews with combinations of two adults or an adult and child both common. The limited sail area generally keeps loads
Spacecraft propulsion (6,230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sails rely on radiation pressure from electromagnetic energy, but they require a large collection surface to function effectively. The magnetic sail deflects
Topaz Vibe (239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vibe and the Vibe X, with the latter carrying larger sails. The Vibe is a World Sailing Learn to Sail class. The Vibe is a small recreational dinghy, with
Steam frigate (3,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reason to maintain at least some sails. An often overlooked reason to have sails was the cost of coal. In 1848 the sail frigate Thetis was estimated to
Fire sale (1,150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A fire sale is the sale of goods at extremely discounted prices. The term originated in reference to the sale of goods at a heavy discount due to fire
Streaker (dinghy) (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(minimum weight only 48 kg) one-person boat with a uni-rig stayed sail plan. It is sailed mainly in Britain and the Philippines, and over 1800 have been
Tacking (sailing) (2,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
exact sails and the exact wind strength. Most sailboats can sail at an angle closer to the wind as the wind gets stronger. Some modern yachts can sail very
Antelope of Boston (647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medium clipper built in 1851 in Medford, near Boston, Massachusetts. She sailed in the San Francisco, China, and Far East trades, and was known for her
NanoSail-D (397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NanoSail-D was a small satellite which was to have been used by NASA's Ames Research Center to study the deployment of a solar sail in space. It was a
ISO (dinghy) (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
700 boats have been built with sail numbers starting at 501. The ISO is designed to be a relatively easy boat to sail for its performance level. It belongs
Sail On, Sailor (1,810 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Sail On, Sailor" is a song by American rock band the Beach Boys from their 1973 album Holland. It was written primarily by Van Dyke Parks and Brian Wilson
IRISL Group (1,754 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Line Group (Persian: گروه کشتیرانی جمهوری اسلامی ایران‎, Gruh-e Kâshitirani-ye Jimhuri-ye Eslâmi-ye Iran), commonly
P-class yacht (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The P-Class is a type of small single sail dinghy, popular as a training boat for young people in New Zealand. This class is famous for being the sailing
Velella (1,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commonly known by the names sea raft, by-the-wind sailor, purple sail, little sail, or simply Velella. This small cnidarian is part of a specialised
Sabot (dinghy) (95 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Sabot is a sailing dinghy that is sailed and raced singlehandedly usually by young sailors in various parts of the world. The boat is suitable for
Naval artillery in the Age of Sail (2,040 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consensus. › Naval artillery in the Age of Sail encompasses the period of roughly 1571–1862: when large, sail-powered wooden naval warships dominated the
Sail (song) (2,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Sail" is a song by American rock band Awolnation. It was released as a single on November 8, 2010. The song was first featured on the band's debut extended
Laser Pico (386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
more racy type, the pico can have a battened race sail attached instead of the cruising main. This sail is made of mylar and is much tougher and more powerful
Todd Harris (347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
new lead play by play voice of the Sail GP world tour. He will debut in Bermuda April 2021 with his contract with Sail GP running through 2022. He will
Zabra (1,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Ireland and North America. These zabras were fast, square-rigged row-sailers with two masts; they were rowed with 14 to 18 oars and had a tonnage of
Padewakang (854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
typically weights between 20 and 50 tons, had one or two masts with tanja sails. Like other traditional vessels of the archipelago, it is steered using
Roaring Forties (648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brouwer Route from Europe to the East Indies or Australasia during the Age of Sail, and in modern times are favoured by yachtsmen on round-the-world voyages
USCGC Eagle (WIX-327) (5,496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The ship was built as the German sail training ship Horst Wessel in 1936; it served to train German sailors in sail techniques until decommissioned at
Topper Topaz (517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interchangeable rig and sail combinations, with the aim of matching performance to sailor skill level. The design is recognized as an ISAF Learn To Sail Class and was
Mersey flat (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later with diesel engines, although there were still around 20 working by sail in 1935. Both the Liverpool Maritime Museum and the Ellesmere Port Museum
Lambo (boat) (797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
cantilever support beam, large single foresail, and mainsail (in the form of nade sail). West Sulawesian lambo is about 45-60 ft (13.7-18.3 m) LOA, and 30-40 ft
Balinger (544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
type of small, sea-going vessel. It was swift and performed well under both sail and oars. It was probably developed in Bayonne for hunting whales. The ships
Koch (boat) (1,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
skin-planking (called kotsa) and Arctic design of the body and the rudder, it could sail without being damaged in the waters full of ice blocks and ice floes. The
MG14 (305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performance to rival any other single trapeze boat of its size. Keeping the modest sail area, however, has ensured entry level skiff sailors, and older sailors,
Orinoco Flow (2,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Orinoco Flow", also released as "Orinoco Flow (Sail Away)", is a song by the Irish singer songwriter Enya, released on 15 October 1988 on WEA Records
Second-rate (701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1603–1714, Barnsley (2009) ISBN 978-1-84832-040-6; British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1714–1792, Barnsley (2007)
Adventuress (schooner) (443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
intended to sail to Alaska to catch a bowhead whale for the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Aboard this maiden voyage sailed the famed naturalist
Kakap (boat) (559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
pangajava but are smaller and lighter. It also uses a mast and rectangular tanja sail. The boards and planks on the hull are not nailed with iron nail, but are
Convoy (3,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
convoys were the Spanish treasure fleets, that sailed from the 1520s until 1790. When merchant ships sailed independently, a privateer could cruise a shipping
Jibe (2,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than tacking, since a sailboat can sail straight downwind, whereas it cannot sail directly into the wind and has to sail a zig-zag course at alternating
Drascombe (2,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under sail. It also keeps the outboard motor hidden from view. The usual rig consists of a gunter-rigged mainsail set on the main mast, a mizzen sail set
Bermuda Fitted Dinghy (1,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bermuda Fitted Dinghy is a type of racing-dedicated sail boat used for competitions between the yacht clubs of Bermuda. Although the class has only
Buzz (dinghy) (424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
have been around 500 boats built. The Buzz is designed to be an easy to sail boat, but it can also be raced competitively. The Buzz is similar to the
Coble (449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
little shelter from stormy weather. However, fishermen required high bows to sail in the dangerous North Sea and in particular to launch into the surf and
Sixth-rate (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1603-1714, Barnsley (2009) ISBN 978-1-84832-040-6; British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1714-1792, Barnsley (2007)
Spice trade (3,987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks from the Ptolemaic dynasty of Egypt learned from the Indians how to sail directly from Aden to the west coast of India using the monsoon winds (as
HMS Hecla (1815) (938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fishery. Toronto: Irwin. Winfield, Rif (2008). British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793–1817: Design, Construction, Careers and Fates. Seaforth. ISBN 978-1-86176-246-7
Patache (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1525-26. After losing sight of her sister ships on 1 June 1526, Santiago sailed north in a 10,000 kilometer voyage along the Pacific coast of South America
Fifie (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
masts with the standard rig consisting of a main dipping lug sail and a mizzen standing lug sail. The masts were positioned far forward and aft on the boat
RS300 (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and exciting dinghies I have ever sailed…”, as well as “…the first boat that I have sailed that is a joy just to sail around the course let alone race…”
Kaep (538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gave birth to many different forms of simple sailing craft. Sail plan and hull form differ. Sail plans may include lateen, also known as crab-claw or half-crab-claw
Roseway (693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Following two years of restoration in Boothbay Harbor, Roseway again set sail in 2005. She currently serves as the platform for the World Ocean School
OSO 7 (1,430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
squared-off solar array in the non-rotating "Sail", and a deeper rotating section, the "Wheel". The "Sail" portion of the spacecraft, which was stabilized
Birlinn (1,997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The birlinn (Scottish Gaelic: bìrlinn) was a wooden vessel propelled by sail and oar, used extensively in the Hebrides and West Highlands of Scotland from
Sandeq (604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
only because of its smoothness and speed, but also thanks to its ability to sail close-hauled almost directly against the direction of the wind. The zig-zag
Sail Harbor, Connecticut (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sail Harbor is a census-designated place (CDP) in the towns of New Fairfield and Sherman, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. It is in the northeast
Lancaran (ship) (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
length. They had one, two, or three masts, with junk sail or tanja sails (canted rectangular sail). Lancarans had a crew of between 150 and 200 crew. Lancaran
Anchors Aweigh (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the field, sails set to the sky; We'll never change our course, So Army you steer shy-y-y-y. Roll up the score, Navy, anchors aweigh! Sail Navy down the
Division II (windsurf board) (144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
used a 6.5 m sail and were round bottomed boards designed for upwind sailing in light to moderate winds. Although they were difficult to sail downwind and
Hobie Cat (3,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shallow water, but relied on dagger boards to reduce slippage side wise under sail. Dagger boards were also used by the much heavier Pacific Cat from 1960.
Bermuda sloop (2,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
originally had gaff rigs with quadrilateral sails, but evolved to use the Bermuda rig with triangular sails. Although the Bermuda sloop is often described
Down Easter (ship) (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
were designed for trade between Maine and Boston where the ships generally sailed downwind and easterly on the trip to Maine.[citation needed] "Down Easter"
List of sail emblems (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of sail emblems consists sail emblems and their description. 12 Metre 12m² Sharpie 125 145 15 Metre 2.4 Metre 29er 30m² Skerry cruiser 40m² Skerry
Romanian Naval Forces (4,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historiography to refer to the 1877–1878 Russo-Turkish war, the Romanian Navy sailed under the Russian flag. The main task of the Romanian Flotilla Corps was
SB Decima (1,666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
G Fay & Son Ltd, for E. J. Goldsmith of Grays, Essex. She is back under sail and resident on the River Darent in Dartford, Kent. She is a notable "Historic
Toop (boat) (824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to three masted, toop carries 2 similar trapezoid sail on the main mast and the fore mast; the sails are arranged in such a way that a toop can turn the
Opel Corsa (7,449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Buick Sail and Buick Sail S-RV, respectively from June 2001 to February 2005. That year, they received a facelift and became known as the Chevrolet Sail and
Alexander von Humboldt (ship) (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
re-launched in 1988 as Alexander von Humboldt. In 2011 the ship was taken off sail-training and sent to the Caribbean for the charter business, then she was
Washington (pilot boat) (1,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
had different sail numbers. In some cases, no sail number was provided and she was recognized only as pilot boat Washington. The sail number "2" was
Toop (boat) (824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to three masted, toop carries 2 similar trapezoid sail on the main mast and the fore mast; the sails are arranged in such a way that a toop can turn the
Raffee sail (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A raffee sail is a triangular topsail carried aboard certain sailing ships. Originally used in Ancient Rome to maneuver ships at sea, the raffee was eventually
Alexander von Humboldt (ship) (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
re-launched in 1988 as Alexander von Humboldt. In 2011 the ship was taken off sail-training and sent to the Caribbean for the charter business, then she was
Otter (dinghy) (636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
also handles well and can be sailed with larger crews than the two man racing crew. The boats are also incredibly easy to sail single handed as well. However
Iceboat (2,045 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where wealthy boat owners sailed large iceboats with up to seven crew members. Boats were as long as 69 feet (21 m) and sailed as fast as 107 miles per
Mirror 16 (280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
concept was a relatively light dinghy with a large sail area that could easily be reefed. The main sail was designed for slab reefing and the large genoa
Vinta (1,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southern Mindanao. Vinta are characterized by their colorful rectangular lug sails (bukay) and bifurcated prows and sterns, which resemble the gaping mouth
Boat building (5,660 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of approximately round or pear shaped cross-section which supports a sail or sails. Spars include the mast, boom, gaff, yard, bowsprit, prod, boomkin,
Joseph Conrad (ship) (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Villiers planned a circumnavigation with a crew of mostly boys. Joseph Conrad sailed from Ipswich on 22 October 1934, crossed the Atlantic Ocean to New York
STS Young Endeavour (1,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and furling sails. They are encouraged to pursue personal and team goals and challenges in an unfamiliar environment as they learn to sail a square-rigged
National 12 (599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The National 12 is a two-person, two-sail, twelve-foot (3.6 metre) long sailing dinghy. They are sailed extensively in the UK. The class was started in
Electric sail (1,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
An electric sail (also known as an electric solar wind sail or an E-sail) is a proposed form of spacecraft propulsion using the dynamic pressure of the
Leonardo's aerial screw (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
axis for a large spiralling sail of linen with a radius of about 5 m (16 ft), stiffened with starch. The inner edge of the sail winds clockwise around the
Fourth-rate (789 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1603–1714, Barnsley (2009) ISBN 978-1-84832-040-6; British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1714–1792, Barnsley (2007)
Bigiw (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
traditionally propelled by sails and steered with a single oar, but is commonly motorized in modern times. It can also be paddled. The sail type used is predominantly
Snow (ship) (775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
dates back to the late 17th century and originally had a loose-footed gaff sail; the boom was introduced somewhere in the 18th century. It was a popular
Benawa (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lowered easily. The sails are tanja and made with karoro matting. With European influence in the latter centuries, western-styled sails can also be used
From TV Animation - One Piece: Set Sail Pirate Crew! (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From TV animation - One Piece: Set Sail Pirate Crew! (From TV animation ワンピース とびだせ海賊団!, From TV Animation - Wan Pīsu: Tobidase Kaizoku-dan!) is a Japan-exclusive
C. S. Forester (1,748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
summer of 1941. His non-fiction seafaring works include The Age of Fighting Sail (1956), an account of the sea battles between Great Britain and the United
RS Tera (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reefable Dacron sail (the sail can be reefed to de-power in strong winds / for smaller children) while the RS Tera Pro has a battened Mylar sail which gives
Chialoup (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nusantaran origin. The chialoup sail plan mimics that used in sloops, with a combination of square-rigged and fore-and-aft sails. The boats are usually single-decked
Battle of Trafalgar (10,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
passage. The allied fleet, under the command of French Admiral Villeneuve, sailed from the port of Cádiz in the south of Spain on 18 October 1805. They encountered
ESTCube-1 (1,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first satellite in the world to attempt to use an electric solar wind sail (E-sail). It was launched on 7 May 2013 aboard Vega VV02 carrier rocket and successfully
Sailing yacht (3,485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prefixes SY or S/Y), is a leisure craft that uses sails as its primary means of propulsion. A yacht may be a sail or power vessel used for pleasure, cruising
Chartered company (853 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A chartered company is an association with investors or shareholders that is incorporated and granted rights (often exclusive rights) by royal charter
Great Republic (1853 clipper) (1,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. After outfitting, Great Republic sailed in ballast from Boston to New York, where in December 1853 her first cargo
Janggolan (941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bigger. Kroman is the same as janggolan, also with deckhouse, 2 triangular sails with the same rig, but usually with narrower bow with an elegant, high ascending
Until They Sail (1,316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Until They Sail is a 1957 American black-and-white CinemaScope drama film directed by Robert Wise and starring Jean Simmons, Joan Fontaine, Paul Newman
Javelin dinghy (Australasia) (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Javelin is a high-performance skiff type dinghy sailed in Australia and New Zealand. The class was founded by designer John Spencer in 1961. Spencer
Yoal (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
primarily for rowing, but which also handles well under its traditional square sail when running before the wind or on a broad reach. The word is cognate with
Scow (2,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
returned to sail later, and has been occasionally under sail in the Hauraki Gulf. She is the only original New Zealand scow still afloat to carry sail. The Echo
Skuldelev ships (1,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
large sail of an estimated 112 m2, would have allowed for great speed, up to 15 knots (28 km/h) with a rowing crew of 60 and more while under sail. It is
Tom Harrell (2,103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(SteepleChase, 1987) Stories (Contemporary, 1988) Lonely Eyes (GRP, 1989) Sail Away (Contemporary,1989) Form (Contemporary, 1990) Moon and Sand (Jazz Aux
Bajak (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of sailing prahu of the Dayak people of Borneo. It is propelled by both sail and oars. The bajak has a sharp but hollow bow, with projection at top. It
Shuttle Avionics Integration Laboratory (328 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Shuttle Avionics Integration Laboratory (SAIL) was a facility at Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. It was the only facility in the
General stores issue ship (334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for some time afterwards. The task of the general stores issue ship was to sail into non-combat, or rear, areas and disburse general stores, such as canned
Fifth-rate (657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1603-1714, Barnsley (2009) ISBN 978-1-84832-040-6; British Warships in the Age of Sail: 1714-1792, Barnsley (2007)
420 (dinghy) (792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
spinnaker and trapeze. It has a large sail-area-to-weight ratio, and is designed to plane easily. It can be rigged to be sailed single-handed or double-handed
Wadi Al Sail (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wadi Al Sail (Arabic: وادي السيل‎, romanized: Wādī as Sayl) is a neighborhood of Doha, Qatar. The area has undergone much renovation and development in
Gundalow (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
characteristically employed tidal currents for propulsion, with a single huge lateen sail brailed to a heavy yard to harness favorable winds. Common cargoes were bricks
Thalatta (Thames barge) (1,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
without. She carried cargo for sixty years and was then converted for use as a sail training ship in 1966. She was completely rebuilt between 2006 and 2012 at
ESTCube-1 (1,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first satellite in the world to attempt to use an electric solar wind sail (E-sail). It was launched on 7 May 2013 aboard Vega VV02 carrier rocket and successfully
Wadi Al Sail (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wadi Al Sail (Arabic: وادي السيل‎, romanized: Wādī as Sayl) is a neighborhood of Doha, Qatar. The area has undergone much renovation and development in
Niña (1,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
originally lateen sail rigged caravela latina, but she was re-rigged as caravela redonda at Las Palmas, in the Canary Islands, with square sails for better ocean
420 (dinghy) (792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
spinnaker and trapeze. It has a large sail-area-to-weight ratio, and is designed to plane easily. It can be rigged to be sailed single-handed or double-handed
Pirate (dinghy) (263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Royal Canadian Sea Cadets as a youth trainer. The maximum sail surface, comprising two sails, amounts to 10 m² according to the class regulations. Since
Djong (ship) (8,440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
such sails, having learned it from Malay sailors visiting their Southern coast. Beside this type of sail, they also made balance lugsails (tanja sails).
Gundalow (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
characteristically employed tidal currents for propulsion, with a single huge lateen sail brailed to a heavy yard to harness favorable winds. Common cargoes were bricks
Merlin Rocket (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Merlin Rocket is a 14 foot (4.3 m) dinghy sailed in the United Kingdom. It is an active class, now with over 3700 boats built.[citation needed] The
To Sail Beyond the Sunset (560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
To Sail Beyond the Sunset is a science fiction novel by American writer Robert A. Heinlein, published in 1987. It was the last novel published before his
List of tallest buildings in Lithuania (350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vilniuje" (in Lithuanian). Delfi. 11 May 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2017. "Sail tower 3 | 231160". Emporis. 2018. Retrieved 2017-07-21. "St. Matthew Church
Widgeon 12 (467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built in 1964. The design has been raced but is more often employed in the sail training role. The design was built by O'Day Corp. in the United States.
M32 (catamaran) (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
124 lb) overall and carries a sail area of 52 m2 (560 sq ft) resulting in a very high sail area to weight ratio. The sail plan includes only a high aspect
Europa (ship) (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
special-purpose sail-training. Europa cruises worldwide and accepts paying voyage crew (trainees) for short or long trip segments, including ocean crossings, Sail Training
Tasar (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are sailed by crews weighing less than this, ballast is carried to equalize performance.) Sails: Sails were originally polyester fiber. PET film sails were
Leisure Suit Larry (2,989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first six Leisure Suit Larry titles, along with Magna Cum Laude and Love for Sail Mobile, were distributed by Vivendi Games (now Activision Blizzard), while
Battle of San Juan (1595) (1,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ensenada del Escambron on the eastern end of San Juan Islet, he attempted to sail into San Juan Bay with the intention of sacking the city. Unable to capture
12 m2 Sharpie (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
To this day, the original design has been preserved, and the class is sailed competitively in the UK, The Netherlands, Germany, and Portugal. The European
Platyhystrix (243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(meaning "flat porcupine") was a temnospondyl amphibian with a distinctive sail along its back, similar to the unrelated synapsids, Dimetrodon and Edaphosaurus
Neural spine sail (667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A neural spine sail is a large, flattish protrusion from the back of an animal colinear with the spine. Many extinct species of amphibians and amniotes
Wayfarer (dinghy) (1,943 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
adults to comfortably sail for several hours. Longer trips are undertaken by enthusiasts, notably the late Frank Dye who sailed W48 'Wanderer' from Scotland
Laser Radial (314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is sailed by one person. The Laser Radial is a variant of the Laser standard, with shorter mast and reduced sail area, allowing light sailors to sail in
Statues of Bartolomeu Dias (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
There are at least three statues of Bartolomeu Dias, the first European to sail around the southernmost tip of Africa. This exploration, in 1488, led to
Dan Patrick (sportscaster) (2,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Patrick would be creating a Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting with Full Sail University, located in Florida. Patrick met his wife, Susan (White), when
HMS Victory (5,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kempenfelt, sailed with eleven other ships of the line, a 50-gun fourth-rate, and five frigates, to intercept a French convoy that had sailed from Brest
Sports Byline USA (1,505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bridges Special Postal Cancellation Series. The Ceremony took place live on Sail Sport Talk with Karen Earle Lile and Rick Tittle as co-hosts and Winston
Ghurab (1,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
guns (rantaka). Early ghurab was galley-like, it has oars in addition to sails. The larger ghurab had 2 guns pointing fore (bow-chaser) and 15 on the each
First-rate (1,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considered suitable for various functions within the naval tactics of the age of sail. Lower numbers indicated larger and more capable ships. By the mid-18th century
Bajak (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of sailing prahu of the Dayak people of Borneo. It is propelled by both sail and oars. The bajak has a sharp but hollow bow, with projection at top. It
Combat stores ship (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or storeships, were originally a designation given to ships in the Age of Sail and immediately afterward that navies used to stow supplies and other goods
Unmanned surface vehicle (1,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
doi:10.1016/j.ohx.2019.e00059. "The ferry using Rolls-Royce technology that sails itself". BBC News. Finland. 3 Dec 2018. Retrieved 15 Oct 2019. Manley, Justin
Edward England (1,722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward England (c. 1685–1721) was an Irish-born pirate. The ships he sailed on included the Pearl (which he renamed The Royal James) and later the Fancy
Catenary (6,528 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In physics and geometry, a catenary (US: /ˈkætənɛri/, UK: /kəˈtiːnəri/) is the curve that an idealized hanging chain or cable assumes under its own weight
Robust (1782 ship) (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
whale fishery. 1st slave trading voyage (1788–1790): Captain James Bowie sailed from Liverpool on 17 December 1788. She arrived at Dominica on 26 January
Sail Away (Randy Newman song) (360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Sail Away" is a song by Randy Newman, the title track of his 1972 album. In a 1972 review in Rolling Stone, Stephen Holden describes "Sail Away" as presenting
Emu (1812 ship) (361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
characteristics Class and type Brig, or Snow Tons burthen 182, or 220 (bm) Propulsion Sail Complement 21 Armament Register:14 × 18-pounder carronades Letter of marque:
Bristol Channel pilot cutter (2,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the most successful fore and aft rigged boats built during the age of sail. The keys of a good design were: Speed and draught: pilots were in competition
Italian training ship Capricia (237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Capricia is a yawl, active as a sail training vessel for the Italian Navy The Bermudian yawl Capricia was built by Bengt Plym shipyard in Sweden, on a
Drascombe Scaffie (552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fibreglass, with hardwood trim. It is an open boat, with no cabin. It has a lug sail rig with Sitka spruce spars and a loose-footed, terylene mainsail. A sloop
Westward Ho! (clipper) (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Clipper Extreme clipper Medium clipper List of clippers List of people who sailed on clipper ships Clipper route 1840s Anglona Houqua Memnon Rainbow Sea Witch
Preussen (ship) (1,815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
class with five masts carrying six square sails on each mast. Until the 2000 launch of Royal Clipper, a sail cruise liner, she was the only five-masted
Mercury-P (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"recycling" hardware developed for the Phobos-Grunt, Mars-NET, Mars-96, and Solar Sail spacecraft, with proposed upgrades of the hardware. As of 2012[update], Russian
Sabang, Aceh (975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Indo-Pacific strategy. The City hosted an international sail tourism event in September 2011. The sail race was participated in by around 50 ships with 15
JAXA (5,874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
solar sails from a sounding rocket. A clover-type sail was deployed at 122 km altitude and a fan type sail was deployed at 169 km altitude. Both sails used
Tom Ashley (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World Championships. During the event the top-10 sailors were selected to sail the final race, called the medal race. Before the start of the medal race
Scarce swallowtail (1,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a butterfly belonging to the family Papilionidae. It is also called the sail swallowtail or pear-tree swallowtail. Subspecies include: Iphiclides podalirius
Italian training ship Capricia (237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Capricia is a yawl, active as a sail training vessel for the Italian Navy The Bermudian yawl Capricia was built by Bengt Plym shipyard in Sweden, on a
Sabang, Aceh (975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Indo-Pacific strategy. The City hosted an international sail tourism event in September 2011. The sail race was participated in by around 50 ships with 15
David Scott Cowper (1,990 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
yachtsman, and was the first man to sail solo round the world in both directions and was also the first to successfully sail around the world via the Northwest
Ljungström sailboat (979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ljungström sailboats were a minor revolution as they were fast, safe and easy to sail as well as relatively easy and affordable to produce. The models were named
JAXA (5,874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
solar sails from a sounding rocket. A clover-type sail was deployed at 122 km altitude and a fan type sail was deployed at 169 km altitude. Both sails used
Iron and steel industry in India (3,214 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
sector undertakings market their steel through the Steel Authority of India (SAIL). The Indian steel industry was de-licensed and de-controlled in 1991 and
Scarce swallowtail (1,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a butterfly belonging to the family Papilionidae. It is also called the sail swallowtail or pear-tree swallowtail. Subspecies include: Iphiclides podalirius
Mercury-P (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"recycling" hardware developed for the Phobos-Grunt, Mars-NET, Mars-96, and Solar Sail spacecraft, with proposed upgrades of the hardware. As of 2012[update], Russian
Jellore (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in windward and leeward. These boats are rigged with tanja rig. When the sail is partly furled, the ends of the two booms curve downwardly and inserted
Beaching (nautical) (155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
disembark troops under fire are called landing craft. During the age of sail, vessels were sometimes beached to allow them to be rolled over for the hull
Austral 20 (trailer sailer) (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Austral 20 is a 20 ft (6.1 m) long trailer sailer, designed and manufactured in Australia by Austral Yachts in Adelaide. The boats feature roller reefing
Tadpole (dinghy) (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
approximate beam of 31⁄2 feet. Its gaff rig has 30 square feet (3 m2) of sail area. Wilcox, Butch; Wilcox, Rita (1987). Dinghies and Daysailers. Phoenix
Waterline length (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
length will usually enable a greater maximum speed, because it allows greater sail area,[citation needed] without increasing beam or draft. Greater beam and
Topcat (1,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that was simply plugged together. It had a mast height of 7.00 m, a jib sail of 3.6 m², and a mainsail of 11.2 m². 1977-1979 Production of the first 60
Pajala (boat) (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
coasting boat which usually has a tripod mast carrying a single large tanja sail. It is carvel-built, and like other Malay boat, it is a double ender (the
Zarya (polar ship) (698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Zarya (Russian: Заря, Sunrise or Dawn) was a steam- and sail-powered brig used by the Russian Academy of Sciences for a polar exploration during 1900–1903
Golekan (847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
without secondary cabin at the aft of the boat. Usually had 2 sails (usually lete sail), with upper beam supported by temporary pole and mast at the direction
Tech Dinghy (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), as a one-design racer and for sail training. It was first built in 1935. The Tech Dinghy design was later developed
CubeSail (UltraSail) (1,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
CubeSail is a low-cost spacecraft propulsion demonstration mission using two identical 1.5U CubeSat satellites to deploy a 260 m (850 ft) long, 20 m2 (220 sq ft)
Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (1,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy is a centre for the sport of sailing on the Isle of Portland, Dorset, on the south coast of England
SS Vienna (1873) (1,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
SS Vienna was built in 1873 during the era when steamers were built with sail rigging. She had a 19 year career marked with maritime incidents including
29erXX (376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
skiff, it was designed to allow light crews, particularly female crews, to sail twin trapeze boats and as a training boat for the more powerful 49er. The
Hervey Benham (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fourteen books, among the best known are Down Tops'l, Last Stronghold of Sail and Once Upon a Tide. Hervey Benham was the son of William Gurney Benham
Ladjak (102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"sail" in Chamorro) was a general term referring to both sails woven from pandanus leaves and to single-outrigger canoes ("proas") fitted with a sail.
Ngalawa (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mast (often inclining slightly towards the prow) and a single triangular sail. It is used for short-distance transport of goods or people, as well as a
Clipper route (1,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clipper route was the traditional route derived from the Brouwer Route and sailed by clipper ships between Europe and the Far East, Australia and New Zealand
Sail On (song) (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Sail On" is a Commodores song written by Lionel Richie from their 1979 album Midnight Magic. Released as the first of three singles from the album, it
Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States (1,260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is so large (20 by 30 feet or 6.1 by 9.1 metres) that he painted it in a sail loft. It currently is displayed along the east stairway in the House of Representatives
Jargon File (3,090 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
terms from technical cultures such as the MIT AI Lab, the Stanford AI Lab (SAIL) and others of the old ARPANET AI/LISP/PDP-10 communities, including Bolt
Botik of Peter the Great (1,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Estate in 1688. It was restored by Karshten Brandt, and Peter learned to sail using the boat on waters near Moscow. It was stored in the Kremlin of Moscow
Snark sailboat (1,801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Originally, the purchase of a Sea Snark included a 16 page booklet on "how to sail", and a 1975 Popular Science article described the Sea Snark as the least
Variable-pitch propeller (marine) (664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
output of 44000 kW (60,000 hp). A sailboat or motorsailer when voyaging on sail alone will benefit from reduced drag, and just like an aeronautical propeller
Lightning (clipper) (718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
midsection with tumblehome, allowing her to be fast yet stable, with good sail-carrying ability. When Lightning was built in 1854 in Boston, America's clipper
Hornet (dinghy) (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a 16-foot-high performance dinghy designed by Jack Holt in 1952. It is sailed by two people, with either a sliding seat ('plank') or a single trapeze
Glossary of mill machinery (1,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called a Bedstone. Sails The Sails are the source of power in a windmill. They are carried on the Windshaft. Most windmills had four sails, although some
Lifeboat (shipboard) (3,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
few prefer small proactive lifeboats that are harder to sink and can be sailed to safety. Inflatable lifeboats may be equipped with auto-inflation (carbon
List of schooners (1,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commercial and sail training vessel, currently under repair 3 masted gaff, square topsail Amazing Grace 1981 USA San Diego, California Education/sail training
Winged keel (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(lateral stability) and allowing to carry more sail area. Under the 12 metre class rule, the allowed sail area is an inverse function of the boat length
Sabre (dinghy) (530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1974 by Rex Fettell, who also designed the Minnow. As of 2017 over 2,000 sail numbers have been issued. In the 2012 Australian National Titles, there were
Lepa (ship) (933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
along with stored food (lutu) and water jars (kibut). Lepa has a single sail (lamak), mounted on a mast socketed into the keel through the front decking
Balclutha (1886) (765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
hold 22.7 ft (6.9 m) Propulsion sail Sail plan rigged with royal sails over double top & single topgallant sails; 25 sails in all Complement 26; under the
El Toro (dinghy) (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Toro is quite small—approximately 8 feet (2.44 ) long—and very simple to sail. The El Toro was designed to serve as both a racing dinghy and a tender for
Thames A-class rater (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
technically highly challenging boat to sail in anything above moderate wind conditions. It is usually sailed with a crew of three. Raters have traditionally
Lammermuir (1856 clipper) (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was the first clipper owned by Jock Willis Shipping Line. She was a fast sailer, being the second ship home in the 1858-59 tea season.:103-104 She was a
Speronara (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vessels usually had no deck and only one mast, often with a lateen or sprit sail. Some larger vessels had a half deck or up to three masts. They were common
Capsizing (2,883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the sails. A helpful step, where possible (on a loose footed sail), is to disconnect the clew of the sail from the boom, which prevents the sail from
Ngalawa (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mast (often inclining slightly towards the prow) and a single triangular sail. It is used for short-distance transport of goods or people, as well as a
Mary Robinson (clipper) (302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Clipper Extreme clipper Medium clipper List of clippers List of people who sailed on clipper ships Clipper route 1840s Anglona Houqua Memnon Rainbow Sea Witch
SS Great Britain (7,832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1.8 m) stroke cylinders. She was also provided with secondary masts for sail power. The four decks provided accommodation for a crew of 120, plus 360
El Toro (dinghy) (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Toro is quite small—approximately 8 feet (2.44 ) long—and very simple to sail. The El Toro was designed to serve as both a racing dinghy and a tender for
Ladjak (102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"sail" in Chamorro) was a general term referring to both sails woven from pandanus leaves and to single-outrigger canoes ("proas") fitted with a sail.
Sea Venture (2,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appears to have been her maiden voyage. On 2 June 1609, Sea Venture set sail from Plymouth as the flagship of a seven-ship fleet (towing two additional
Sweepstakes (clipper) (826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sweepstakes race for the new ship. "Messrs. Chambers & Heiser offer[ed] to sail the Sweepstakes, a clipper ship of 1600 tons, partially launched on June
Eber Finn (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their ships and sail a distance of nine waves from Ireland, and if they were able to land again, Ireland would be theirs. They set sail, but the Tuatha
Clearly Love (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mickey Newbury 2:40 3. "Slow Down Jackson" Michael Brourman Karen Gottlieb 3:05 4. "He's My Rock" S.K. Dobbins 2:17 5. "Sail into Tomorrow" Farrar 3:40
Albacore (dinghy) (1,561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
supporting a tapered mast, a powerful vang, and adjustable jib halyard and other sail controls to depower in high winds. This adjustability enables light crews
Royal Princess (2012) (1,833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Cruises, a subsidiary of Carnival Corporation & plc, and is the third ship to sail for the cruise line under that name. The largest ship to have been built
Dirk (1,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weapon of officers engaged in naval hand-to-hand combat during the Age of Sail as well as the personal sidearm of Highlanders. It was also used by the officers
List of schooners (1,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commercial and sail training vessel, currently under repair 3 masted gaff, square topsail Amazing Grace 1981 USA San Diego, California Education/sail training
Galley (17,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(clearance between sea and railing). Virtually all types of galleys had sails that could be used in favorable winds, but human effort was always the primary
Bokaro Airport (275 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Bokaro Airport (ICAO: VEBK) is an upcoming public airport owned by SAIL and located in Bokaro Steel City, in the state of Jharkhand, India. There are no
Conning tower (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hull, or the bridge, which was a small exposed platform in the top of the sail. As improvements in technology allowed the periscopes to be made longer it
Bhilai (1,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jaiprakash Associates Limited". Retrieved 4 January 2020. "SAIL Refractory Unit (SRU) | SAIL". sail.co.in. Retrieved 4 January 2020. "VS Industries". www.vsind
Orembai (580 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
orembai with lowered sail (either a tanja or lete/crab claw sail), Ternate. Between 1910 and 1930 A small orembai with a crab claw sail in Rumahkay, Seram
OSO 3 (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Observatory (OSO) series satellites, it had two major segments: one, the "Sail", was stabilized to face the Sun, and carried both solar panels and Sun-pointing
Dave Arneson (4,632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
programming, and taught computer game design and game rules design at Full Sail University from the 1990s until shortly before his death in 2009. Arneson's
Lake St. Clair (1,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Star Sail Club, on the Clinton River, Harrison Twp, Michigan Lake St. Clair Powerboat Club, Saint Clair Shores, Michigan Lakeshore Sail Club, St.
The Grand Illusion (887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The album launched the band to stardom and spawned the hit singles "Come Sail Away" and "Fooling Yourself." The title track also received substantial FM
Niobe (schooner) (626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was 34.8 m (114 ft 2 in), and she carried 15 sails with 983 square metres (10,580 sq ft) of total sail area. She had an auxiliary diesel engine with
Trailer sailer (2,426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than a sailing dinghy. Trailer sailers include day sailers and small cabin cruisers, suitable for living on. Trailer sailers are used for both racing and
Galway hooker (645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Its sail plan consists of a single mast with a main sail and two foresails. Traditionally, the boat is black (being coated in pitch) and the sails are
Beam-powered propulsion (3,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
continuous beam lends itself to thermal rockets, photonic thrusters and light sails, whereas a pulsed beam lends itself to ablative thrusters and pulse detonation
Blazer 23 (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cabin with ports and a commensurately smaller cockpit, but slightly more sail area. It is very similar to the Kirby 23. The design was built by Ontario
Italian training ship Corsaro II (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Corsaro II is a yawl, active as a sail training vessel for the Italian Navy Designed by Sparkman & Stephens Designs New York City (United States), project
To Sail, to Sail (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sail, To Sail, Pas de Deux & The Big Picture/Still Urban". All About Jazz. Retrieved 2015-11-24. To Sail, To Sail on Tzadik Records. To Sail, To Sail
Battle of Modon (1500) (334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the territories which they lost with the Battle of Zonchio. Kemal Reis set sail from Cefalonia and retook Lepanto from the Venetians. He stayed in Lepanto
The Downs (ship anchorage) (524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
shifting, and not always adequately marked. The Downs served in the age of sail as a permanent base for warships patrolling the North Sea and a gathering
Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant (3,621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and others too tall to pass under the bridges were moored as an "Avenue of Sail" downstream of London Bridge with smaller craft in St Katherine Docks. British
Britannia Yacht Club (8,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BYC is a member of the Ontario Sailing Association, Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons, and the Canadian Yachting Association. Its officers include a
Italian training ship Italia (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Italia is a brigantine, active as a sail training vessel for the Italian Navy. It is owned by Fondazione tender to nave Italia, a non-profit foundation
International America's Cup Class (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
IACC yachts were raced in other regattas, including the IACC worlds. IACC sail numbers were issued according to the date when the ACM measurement committee
Golden Hind (1,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spaniards. This eventually culminated in the Anglo–Spanish War. Before setting sail, Drake met the queen face-to-face for the first time and she said to him
Stag Hound (1,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was so heavily sparred that, at full sail, she carried almost 6,000 square yards of canvas. This was more sail area than most able seamen and their officers
Italian training vessel Stella Polare (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stella Polare (A 5313) is a yawl, active as a sails training vessel for the Italian Navy (Marina Militare). Designed by Sparkman & Stephens Designs New
La Grace (1,544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
set sail for Azores.[needs update]. Successful navigation was completed on 8 June when La Grace dropped anchor in Gibraltar. Since then it sails around
The Sail @ Marina Bay (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sail @ Marina Bay is a waterfront lifestyle condominium located in the Marina Bay area in Singapore. It was completed in 2008. The first tenants have
Witchcraft (clipper) (415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
San Francisco to Hong Kong, she lost her main and mizzen masts with all sails and rigging attached during a severe typhoon in the China Sea. Ports of
Kora kora (832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seen. A kora-kora from Halmahera, Maluku Islands (c. 1920) with a tanja sail 1863 illustration of a kora-kora warship in Maluku A 1726 depiction of a
Masthead rig (399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
suited for lightly built boats. A major disadvantage is that, to shorten sail, the jib must be reefed as well as the main. If the jib is taken in and the
Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University (418 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
courses would be reserved for employees of the Steel Authority of India (SAIL), while a small number of places in other courses would be reserved for their
Porthleven (1,710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this part of the Cornish coastline was infamous for wrecks in the days of sail. The South West Coast Path from Somerset to Dorset passes through the town
Adam Wingard (1,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2021). Wingard was born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and graduated from Full Sail University in 2002. His first feature, the horror comedy Home Sick, starring
Javelin dinghy (Europe) (74 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
plenty of sail area and a single trapeze. The boat is raced in the United Kingdom, Germany and the Netherlands. In handicap racing the Javelin sails off a
Earl of Pembroke (tall ship) (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
2015 Belfast Titanic Maritime Festival 2016 DelfSail 2016 Dublin River Festival 2016 London, UK - Sail Royal Greenwich 2016, 2017 Drogheda Maritime Festival
Blue Jacket (clipper) (857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Clipper Extreme clipper Medium clipper List of clippers List of people who sailed on clipper ships Clipper route 1840s Anglona Houqua Memnon Rainbow Sea Witch
Norfolk punt (797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
punters developed their highly unstable craft to carry a basic mast and sail for travelling with the wind. It is from these humble beginnings that one
Bokaro Steel Plant (329 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was later merged with the state-owned Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL). Currently it houses five blast furnaces with a total capacity to produce
Anglona (clipper) (690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The schooner Anglona was the first American opium clipper. She sailed in the Chinese coastal trade in the 1840s, and had a famous race with the schooner
Dromon (1,902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
square sails. Belisarius's fleet during the Vandalic War, as described by Procopius of Caesarea, was apparently at least partly fitted with lateen sails, making
Lady Shore (1794 ship) (1,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lady Shore sailed from Gravesend, England in May 1797, with cargo, 58 soldiers for the New South Wales Corps, and 119 prisoners. She sailed under a letter
Laser 3000 (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
self-draining deck by Derek Clark. Clark also re-designed the rig, using spars and sails from premium proprietary sources and replacing the symmetric spinnaker of
Cosmos 1 (1,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Studios and The Planetary Society to test a solar sail in space. As part of the project, an unmanned solar-sail spacecraft named Cosmos 1 was launched into
International One Design (1,464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(IOD, International) is a class of sail boat developed in 1936 for yacht racing. It is a 33-foot open-cockpit day sailer used for day racing, rather than
Stad Amsterdam (587 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
welding). The ship was first presented to the public at the 2000 edition of SAIL Amsterdam. During the 2005, 2010 and 2015 editions of the event she was the
Wheelbarrow (2,230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pushed and guided by a single person using two handles at the rear, or by a sail to push the ancient wheelbarrow by wind. The term "wheelbarrow" is made of
Zac Sunderland (1,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an American former sailor who was the first person under the age of 18 to sail solo around the world. Sunderland completed his trip after 13 months and
Pilot boat (1,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
angled keels, making them deep draft under power and shallow draft in lighter sail. If legend is to be believed, the first official Bristol Channel pilot was
HMS Unicorn (1824) (665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ships in the world, and one of the last intact warships from the age of sail. HMS Unicorn was built in peacetime at Chatham Dockyard, Kent and launched
List of dreadnought battleships of the Royal Navy (8,323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of dreadnought battleships of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom. In 1907, before the revolution in design brought about by HMS Dreadnought
Sovereign of the Seas (clipper) (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Clipper Extreme clipper Medium clipper List of clippers List of people who sailed on clipper ships Clipper route 1840s Anglona Houqua Memnon Rainbow Sea Witch
Memnon (clipper) (2,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Built in 1848, she made record passages to San Francisco and to China, and sailed in the first clipper race around Cape Horn. "The only clipper ship to make
Ghali (ship) (1,410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
approximately 50 metres long, had two masts, with square sails and top sails, not lateen sails like those of Portuguese galleys. It would have been propelled
Spiral (dinghy) (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the water, and suited to a skipper of smaller body weight and more fun to sail in heavier conditions than is a Laser due to its greatly improved wider interior
ETAP 26s (481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marc-Oliver von Ahlen as a cruiser and first built in 2005. The design was Sail magazine's Yacht of the Year in 2017. The design has been built by ETAP Yachting
Banshee (dinghy) (621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to balance the mainsail, when the sail is reefed by rolling it around the mast. Banshee The base model has a sail of 88 sq ft (8.2 m2) and a Portsmouth
Surprise (clipper) (1,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
an exceptionally long working life with this demanding rigging. After her sail plan was cut down in 1867, removing her skysails, she entered a second life
Sail Away (Sam Neely song) (200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Sail Away" is a song written by Rafe Van Hoy, and first recorded by American country music artist Sam Neely. Neely's version was released in September
Sailing World Cup (84 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Paralympics. The world cup was from the beginning composed of the major regattas Sail Melbourne in Melbourne, US Sailings's Rolex Miami OCR in Miami, Trofeo SAR
Invasion of Trinidad (1797) (1,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General of Venezuela. On the 12th of February, an expedition, composed of four sail of the line, two sloops and a bomb-vessel, under the command of Rear-Admiral
Ironclad warship (10,554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century transformed the ironclad from a wooden-hulled vessel that carried sails to supplement its steam engines into the steel-built, turreted battleships
Sea Serpent (clipper) (954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sea Serpent was an 1850 extreme clipper that sailed in the San Francisco trade, the China trade, and the transatlantic lumber trade. She was one of the
You Can Leave Your Hat On (561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hat On" is a song written by Randy Newman and appearing on his 1972 album Sail Away. According to a retrospective AllMusic review by Mark Deming, the song
Come Sail Away – The Styx Anthology (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Come Sail Away – The Styx Anthology is a musical album by Styx, released on May 4, 2004. It is a compilation consisting of two compact discs and contains
Londe (731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
driven by paddle but sail may also used. Modern londe can be equipped with an outboard motor. The sail can be of tanja, lete, or lug sail type. Sometimes they
Queen Anne's Revenge (3,673 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Jacobite cause (Queen Anne being the last Stuart monarch). Blackbeard sailed this ship from the west coast of Africa to the Caribbean, attacking British
NXT TakeOver: In Your House (2020) (2,312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
live from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, the Backlot Brawl match was pre-recorded on May 28 in the parking lot of Full Sail University. It
Jolie Brise (1,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
career as a pilot boat, owing to steam replacing sail, she became a fishing boat, a racing yacht and a sail training vessel. Bought by Evelyn George Martin
CubeSat (9,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
solar sail as its main propulsion and stability in deep space, including the 3U NanoSail-D2 launched in 2010, and the LightSail-1 in May 2015. CubeSail is
Breakthrough Propulsion Physics Program (1,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
differential sail is a speculative drive, based on the possibility of inducing differences in the pressure of vacuum fluctuations on either side of a sail-like
Huamboy (85 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Huamboy (possibly from Quechua wamp'uy "to navigate, to sail, to travel by boat") is an archaeological site with cemeteries and a village on a hill of
La Belle (ship) (4,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and foremast holding two sails each, while the mizzenmast supported a single triangular sail, and another small square sail hung from the bowsprit. On
Star of India (ship) (1,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Registration No.47617 and signal VPJK. Euterpe's career had a rough beginning. She sailed for Calcutta from Liverpool on 9 January 1864, under the command of Captain
Sixth Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
participation in the International Geophysical Year, 1957-58. The crew set sail from Oslo on board two whaling ships, the Polarsirkel and Polarbjørn, on
Idle-along (303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first sailed for in 1936. The Moffat Cup was revived in 2010 at Birkenhead and sailed again in 2011 in the Bay of Islands. The 2012 Cup was to be sailed in
Hypselorhachis (596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charig. Hypselorhachis was assigned to the Ctenosauriscidae, a group of sail-backed archosaurs, in 1988. It was formally described by Richard J. Butler
Golden West (clipper) (498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a long and sharp bow, with a gilded figurehead of an eagle. Golden West sailed under many different captains, making trips between New York, San Francisco
Lord Wellington (1811 Montreal ship) (593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
license from the British East India Company (EIC). Afterwards she continued to sail to the Baltic and North America. She was last listed in 1829. Lord Wellington
Statsraad Lehmkuhl (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Statsraad Lehmkuhl is a three-masted barque rigged sail training vessel owned and operated by the Statsraad Lehmkuhl Foundation. It is based in Bergen