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Baikal

Group

Baikal is a musical group.

  • album: "Baikal"

Animal

Baikal is a zoo animal.

Music

  1. "Baikal" is a musical album of Andrew Lagowski.
    • released on
  2. "Baikal" is a musical album of Baikal.
    • released on (7 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. Baikal is a Russian non-alcoholic drink of dark-brown colour. The drink basis is water, the composition includes also sugar, citric acid, carbon dioxide and extracts of some natural medicinal herbs. It has been produced since 1969. It was developed as the Soviet counterpart of Coca Cola. After the beginning of Pepsi Сola production in the USSR in 1973 the formula was revised. From 1973 Baikal has had an original formula, which now closed to Russian company "OST-Aqua".
  2. The Baikal booster is a proposed reusable flyback booster for the Angara rocket family based on the Angara Universal Rocket Module. It was designed by the Molniya Research and Industrial Corporation for the Khrunichev Space centre, reusing the flyback and control system for the reusable Buran orbiter. The booster would be equipped with a RD-191 rocket engine burning kerosene and liquid oxygen to provide approximately 200 tons of thrust. In addition, it would be equipped with a folding wing stored parallel to the fuselage of the vehicle during the booster stage of the flight. After separation from the Angara launcher's second stage at an altitude of about 75 kilometers and a speed of Mach 5.6, the Baikal's wing would rotate 90 degrees and the booster glides in upside down position reducing speed. Once the booster reaches subsonic speeds a U turn is performed and an air-breathing RD-33 jet engine in its nose section is started to fly back to its launching site and make a powered horizontal landing on a runway. Apart from economic advantages, this procedure greatly reduces the risk of falling space debris.
    • also known as Baikal booster

Phrases with Baikal

  1. Baikal Seal
  2. Baikal Teal
  3. Baikal Sedge
  4. Baikal Graying
  5. Baikal Sculpins
  6. Baikal Oilfishes
  7. Baikal Whitefish

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Google previewAsia (1999)

by April Pulley Sayre

Lake Baikal is a source of wonder, national pride, and symbolic importance in Russia. In 1957, when the government revealed plans to build a paper mill at the lake's edge, people all around the lake protested. Even so, the paper mill was built ...

Google previewEssentials of World Regional Geography (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Baikal is a rift lake in the south of the Russian region of Siberia, between the Irkutsk Oblast to the northwest and the Buryat Republic to the southeast. Lake Baikal is the most voluminous freshwater lake in the.

Google previewLooking for Mr. Smith (2010)

Seeking the Truth Behind The Long Walk, the Greatest Survival Story Ever Told by Linda Willis

As Lake Baikal is a little over 600 kilometers from north to south, and the rail line on the eastern side of the lake is approximately 100 kilometers north of the southern tip of the lake, it is possible that the escapees covered at least 500 kilometers ...

Google previewHow It Happened (2009)

by Franklin Robinson

Baikal is a normal sized lake at about four hundred miles in length and varies from eighteen to fifty miles in width, but it sits atop a deep fault that may be in the process of splitting Asia apart. Geologists have found hydrothermal vents normally ...

Google previewDiamond Tide

by George Applegate

Lake Baikal is a freshwater lake, yet it appears that the same species is responsible. Few organisms can exist in both fresh and seawater. The Black Tide organisms are apparently inedible to most marine animals, and are replacing the natural ...

Google previewThe Natural and the Artefactual (1999)

The Implications of Deep Science and Deep Technology for Environmental Philosophy by Keekok Lee

Lake Baikal is a cultural symbol for Russians just as Ayrs Rock is a religious symbol for the aboriginal peoples of Australia. But for the purpose of the discussion, only cultural artefacts will be considered. 20 Indeed, in the artisanal tradition in ...

Google previewOcean Studies, Intro. to Oceanography (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Lake Baikal is a rift lake in the south of the Russian region of Siberia, between the Irkutsk Oblast to the northwest and the Buryat Republic to the southeast. Lake Baikal is the most voluminous freshwater lake in the world, containing roughly ...

Google previewLake Baikal and Its Life (2013)

by M. Kozhov

Thus, Baikal is a centre of intense specialisation in the genus Cytherissa. BRONSTEIN (1939), pointing out that representatives of the genus Cytherissa have been found in Tertiary deposits in the USSR, supposes that by its origin this genus is ...

Google previewLakes (2007)

by Jeanne K. Hanson, Geoffrey H. Nash

Baikal is a turbulent lake in a location with very pronounced differences between winter and summer. The cycles of freezing and thawing power changes among water layers all the way down to the bottom, though the lower layers of the lake ...

Google previewFrank Leslie's Popular Monthly (1877)

by Frank Leslie

Lake Baikal is a remarkable formation. It is about fifty miles wide by...

Google previewThe American Magazine (1877)

Lake Baikal is a remarkable formation. It is about...

A curious feature of Lake Baikal is that the amount of | water flowing through its outlet, the Angara Biver, is less than a tenth of the quantity flowing into it What becomes of the rest is a mystery.

Google previewBasic Vision (2012)

An Introduction to Visual Perception by Robert Snowden, Robert J. Snowden, Peter Thompson, Tom Troscianko

Lake Baikal is an amazing body of water in Siberia—the.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

Lake Baikal, situatedin southeast Siberia (Figure 1) haslong beenrecognized as one of the world'smost unusual freshwater...

Another important feature that sets Lake Baikal apart from other large, deep lakes is that its entire water column is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Mammals (2009)

by William F. Perrin, Bernd Würsig, J.G.M. Thewissen

C Figure 1 Baikal seal. Photo courtesy of Dr. Yuuki...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory (2001)

by Peter Neal Peregrine, Melvin Ember

There is considerable microclimate variation across the Cis- Baikal, depending primarily on altitude and proximity to major watercourses and the lake. Of particular interest in regard to human habitation is the relatively warm , ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Environmental Politics (2014)

by John Barry, E. Gene Frankland

Lake Baikal Lalonde, Brice issues seem to be more acute in white-collar trade unions than in blue-collar unions. Opposing attitudes on environmental issues have led to severe conflicts in several white-collar trade unions in Sweden and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)

by Mark Nuttall

the Baikal mountain area with ridges Khamar-Daban, Ulan- Burgasu, Barguzinskiy; Selenginsky midland with mountain ridges ZaganDaban, ...

Google previewDictionary of Environment and Development (1993)

People, Places, Ideas, and Organizations by Andy Crump

LAKE BAIKAL LAKE BAIKAL Lake Baikal in Siberia is the world's largest freshwater lake, holding 80 per cent of the Soviet Union's waters and 20 per cent of the global total. Only the seventh largest lake in terms of surface area, covering ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Stateless Nations: Ethnic and National Groups around the World, 2nd Edition (2016)

Ethnic and National Groups around the World by James B. Minahan

Homeland Buryatia occupies the region around Lake Baikal, which is sacred to the Buryats and represents 20 percent of the world's fresh water reserves. Buryatia forms a member republic of Russia. Flag The official flag of Buryatia is divided ...

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