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Because its distance is known, and when we met it, we were exactly four thousand six hundred and fifty miles from the surface of the terrestrial globe.
That beats the express trains of the pitiful globe called the earth.
Her rays, no longer filtered through the vapory atmosphere of the terrestrial globe, shone through the glass, filling the air in the interior of the projectile with silvery reflections.
It was captain Nicholl who first recalled their attention to the vanishing globe.
They were rings of clouds placed concentrically round the terrestrial globe.
Indeed this was all they saw of the globe lost in the solar world, rising and setting to the great planets like a simple morning or evening star
The latter savant had, one day, gone so far as to propose to him the following problem: Given the number of miles travelled by the doctor in making the circuit of the Globe, how many more had his head described than his feet, by reason of the different lengths of the radii?
True, it is somewhat excrementitious in its character, and there is no end to the heaps of liver, lights, and bowels, as if the globe were turned wrong side outward; but this suggests at least that Nature has some bowels, and there again is mother of humanity.
In a rare statement discussing the quality of service of PLDT's Smart Communications and Globe, the regulator said both had mainly complied with acceptable standards.
The winners of the 2017 national Miss Globe US and Teen Globe US Pageants will receive an all expenses paid trip to represent the United States at the 2017 Miss Globe International Pageant in China.
All Globe customers (Globe Platinum, Globe Postpaid, Globe Prepaid, TM, Globe Business, Globe myBusiness) will have a chance to join the pre-sale.
150), the sculpture of Atlas holding a globe on his shoulders, now held at the Archaeological Museum in Naples, one of three surviving ancient globes.