The guns of the HMS Belfast, moored on the River Thames, are permanently aimed at a London Gateway Services, a motorway service station some 11.7 miles away en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lon…
Today I learned of an ancient city, Cahokia, which was settled circa 600 AD and by 1250 was bigger than London. The cultural heritage site is located 8 miles from the Gateway Arch, in Illinois. The city was made up of pyramids and large earthen mounds, and β€œWoodhenge,” which marked the soltices and equinoxes. saintcharlesroofing.com/i…
It's possible to enter the St Louis Gateway Arch, and ride a lift to a viewing platform within the apex youtube.com/watch?v=I8YGf…
The St. Louis Gateway Arch Has a Tram to the Top and an Observation Deck youtu.be/j3BIBGDP3Lw
A place exists called "The Gateway to Hell" in Ethiopia, one of the hottest and most alien places on the planet. The air is toxic to humans and organisms were found living in pure acid without any oxygen. bbc.com/future/story/2017…
US Presidents are prohibited by the Secret Service from going to the top of the Gateway Arch in St Louis, MO architecturaldigest.com/s…
Today I learned about the Asia-America Gateway Project: 20,000-kilometre (12,000 mi) long submarine communications cable system, connecting South-East Asia with the mainland of the United States, across the Pacific Ocean via Guam and Hawaii. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asi…
The keystone of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis was blessed by both a priest and a rabbi before it was installed en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
The guns of HMS Belfast, a Royal Navy ship permanently moored on the River Thames in London, are deliberately positioned to score a direct hit on the London Gateway service station londonist.com/2015/02/why…
Hauska Castle has been constructed over a large hole in the ground that is allegedly a "gateway to Hell". Legend has it that when construction began in the castle, all of the inmates that were sentenced to death were offered a pardon if they consented to be lowered by rope into the hole. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hou…
, Gateway inc was acquired by acer in 2007 after having been a dominant player in the production of desktop computers. Due to failure to take on portable computers as quickly as it's competitors as well as a failure to supply businesses with its products. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
In 1980, daredevil Kenneth Swyers attempted to jump out of a plane, land on the Gateway Arch and then jump again using a secondary chute. Tragically, his second chute never opened. Swyers slid all 630 feet down the north leg to his death. usatoday.com/story/news/2…
Today I learned about a 13th century Czech castle and chapel constructed with the sole purpose of covering up a hole many believed to be the 'gateway to hell', said to be so deep no one could see the bottom. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hou…
During its construction the 'Gateway Arch' in St Louis had to be cooled down to counteract Thermal expansion. Due to it being built in two parts, the two legs of the monument expanded, leaving no space for the keystone at the very top. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
The original Xbox was originally pitched to Dell, Compaq and Gateway to all manufacture the system while Microsoft would simply provide the operating system, just like they had done with Windows and the PC. Each company turned them down. wired.com/2001/11/flex/
The town centre of Drogheda, Ireland, is accessed via a 740 year old fortified gateway. curiousireland.ie/st-lawr…
JK Rowling's parents met on a train from King's Cross Station in 1964. Rowling used King's Cross as a gateway into the Wizarding World. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._…
The Gateway Arch in St. Louis is an optical illusion: it's as wide as it is tall eecs.qmul.ac.uk/~norman/p…
The Gateway Arch is taller than the Statue of Liberty, Washington Monument, AND Mount Rushmore gatewayarch.com/About.asp…
A man succesfully climbed the Gateway Arch with suction cups and parachuted off to the grass below. upi.com/Archives/1992/09/…
Results from a recent study definitively concluded alcohol represented the β€œgateway” drug, leading to the use of tobacco, marijuana, and other illicit substances. Moreover, students who used alcohol exhibited a significantly greater likelihood of using both licit and illicit drugs. onlinelibrary.wiley.com/d…
The Gateway Arch in St. Louis is designed to sway up to 18 inches, but a 50 MPH wind only moves it 1.5 inches gatewayarch.com/experienc…
:The Gateway Project by the CIA. It involves remote viewing, the universe being a torus, spirit like Inhabitants living in different dimensions to ours and the nature of consciousness. cia.gov/library/readingro…
In the 2006 novel 'The Haunted Vagina', a women's vagina acted as a gateway to the world of the dead. factretriever.com/vagina-…
North of Tom Dick and Harry Mountain in Oregon, there is a village called Government Camp that was part of the Oregon Trail. It's a gateway to Timberline Lodge, the ski resort used for exterior shots of the Overlook Hotel in The Shining. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gov…
-The Disney company considered many locations for the location of Walt Disney World including New Orleans and downtown St. Louis near the Gateway Arch before settling on central Florida. itats.org/walt-disney-wor…
In 1944 the La Guardia Committee published a study that contradicted claims made by the Treasury Department that smoking marijuana results in insanity, deteriorates physical and mental health, assists in criminal behavior and juvenile delinquency, is physically addictive, and is a "gateway" drug en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_…
, Eero Saarinen, the man who designed the Gateway Arch in St.Louis Missouri, was the first person to create the "jungle gym". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eer…
Architect Eero Saarinen, who designed the Gateway Arch, the Washington Dulles International Airport, and the TWA Flight Center as examples, inspired the design of Star Trek, General Motors, IBM, John Deere, and CBS just to name a few. io9.gizmodo.com/5402867/t…
You can send an email and have it arrive as a text message on someone's phone using a SMS gateway. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Years ago Macklemore worked at a juvenile detention facility, working in a program called 'Gateways' that would bring beats to prison and facilitate writing workshops. seattletimes.com/html/mus…
In Mumbai India, there is a group called 'the Gateway of India Laughing Club' who gather in front of a park every morning at 7am to to let loose bellows of unfiltered laughter. weirdasianews.com/2010/05…
The Gateway Arch is the tallest man-made monument in the United States. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
The Gateway Arch in St. Louis has an observation deck at the top en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
Gateway was bought out by Acer in 2007 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
In 2010, thousands of Bangkok demonstrators gathered to empty plastic containers of donated blood, collected from volunteers, on the fences of gateways to government headquarters. nytimes.com/2010/03/17/wo…
The Safety Dance was actually considered pretty unsafe. And was the gateway dance to moshing. merchantcircle.com/articl…
The Gateway Arch in St. Louis had to be hosed down during the assembly of the final piece because thermal expansion caused the gap to be reduced by 5 inches en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gat…
The Apple Airport was the first Certified wireless gateway time.com/time/specials/pa…

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