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Popular Oracles and Omens
I think it would be correct to assume that man has always been anxious to lift a corner of the veil of the future. In this section I’ve included several popular oracles, omens and superstitions. Some of these might seem a bit ridiculous, but why not consider...
Psychic Abilities >> Divination
Astral Beings and Wildlife
The astral dimension contains a wide variety of what could be called non-physical subtle energy life-forms; or as Carlos Castenada so aptly calls them: inorganic beings. Some of these have a positive nature (nice) and some seem have a negative nature (not so...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
King James Bible: Leviticus, Chapter 11
Chapter 11 11:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and to Aaron, saying unto them, 11:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the beasts which ye shall eat among all the beasts that are on the earth. 11:3 Whatsoever parteth the hoof, and is...
Old Testament >> Leviticus
The Case of Ted Owens (The PK Man)
The principal concern of most readers will be whether the evidence in the Ted Owens case, as presented by Dr. Mishlove, is true beyond a reasonable doubt. Were this case the only case open to investigation it might well be considered beyond the pale of...
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Miscellaneous Astral Case Histories
Waking Paralysis Related Case Histories: #1: Ms. E: Ms. E. I had another spontaneous, unwanted, OBE a few days ago. I was sitting in for a Maths lecture to take a nap (I don't take Mathematics) and was feeling very cold, rather hungry and miserable as I...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
Hyperspace Reality
Despite the fact that the 'new' physics, a godchild of the Einsteinian revolution has taught us that the Universe we perceive is a mere shadow of a vastly more unpredictable one, most of us still view the world in a distinctly materialistic way. A world where...
Modern Science >> New Physics
Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B

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Flying Shuttle
• the number of wooden chairs per household almost doubled
FLYING SHUTTLE. For centuries, handloom weaving involved using a device called a shuttle to hold the yarn.
The Flying Dogwood Shuttle
The Flying Dogwood Shuttle. Sheila Connor. In earlier times it was the strength and durability of dogwood, not its beauty, that attracted attention.

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Drum roll for bank holiday music fest
Venues featuring the live acts during Glaston-Bury are: Blind Tiger, Wyldes, Two Tubs, Molloy's, Brambles, The Flying Shuttle, Verve and the Elizabethan Suite. DJ's will be performing at Indigo. Chris Buckley is one of the four Glaston-Bury organisers.
An Economic Illiterate in the White House
In 1733, the invention of the flying shuttle allowed a weaver to produce a wider band of cloth. This facilitated faster production of textiles for fabric, clothing and other uses.
Nailsworth news by Norman Kay
Visitors can work peacefully making a woven pattern and enjoy the click of the flying shuttle and the racket of a power loom. The Shed is open between 10 and noon but visitors should allow 45 minutes at least for the visit.
Region home of first transcontinental telephone call, New Deal-era mural and
Each of these men was instrumental in inventing, adapting or improving such mechanisms as the cotton gin, flying shuttle, roller spinner and spinning jenny, or in developments that helped facilitate the processing of raw cotton into textile products.

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Flying shuttle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The flying shuttle was one of the key developments in weaving that helped fuel the Industrial Revolution. It was patented by John Kay (1704–1764) in 1733.
Flying Shuttle - John Kay
John Kay invented the flying shuttle.: flying shuttle john kay edmund cartwright shuttle image john kay.
The Flying Shuttle
In 1733 John Kay patented his flying shuttle that dramatically increased the speed of this process.
fly shuttle weaving - YouTube
Jun 6, 2008 The fly shuttle is a Glimåkra fly shuttle, I have replaced the cords and am using another handle with two holes for the cords instead of only one.
John Kay and the Flying Shuttle - The Open Door Web Site
Short biography, photographs and narrative on his flying shuttle invention .

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