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Bethany Hill School

Bethany Hill School is a living and learning community sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston in collaboration with South Middlesex Opportunities Council and other social service programs in the MetroWest region.

                                               

Planetary hours

The planetary hours are an ancient system in which one of the seven classical planets is given rulership over each day and various parts of the day. Developed in Hellenistic astrology, it has possible roots in older Babylonian astrology, and it i ...

                                               

Katarche

Katarche is an ancient Greek word meaning a "beginning" or "inception." One of the oldest applications of this term in the context of religious rituals to refer to the moment when the sacrifice was first offered, or when the beginning or the begi ...

                                               

Alcohol congener analysis

Alcohol congener analysis of blood and urine is used to provide an indication of the type of alcoholic beverage consumed. The analysis involves investigating compounds called congeners that give the beverage a distinctive appearance, aroma, and f ...

                                               

Index of alcohol-related articles

Alcohol is any organic compound in which a hydroxyl functional group is bound to a carbon atom, usually connected to other carbon or hydrogen atoms. An important class are the simple acyclic alcohols, the general formula for which is C n H 2n+1 O ...

                                               

National Coca Company

The National Company of the Coca is a Peruvian state company dedicated to the commercialization of the coca leaf and derivatives. It is the only state company that has a monopoly on the commercialization and derivatives of the coca leaf. It was c ...

                                               

Ypadu

Ypadu or ypadu is an unrefined, unconcentrated powder made from coca leaves and the ash of various other plants. Like coca teas consumed in Peru to adapt to sickness induced by high elevation, it has a long ethnobotanical history and cultural ass ...

                                               

Opium replacement

The concept of opium replacement was first developed within an agricultural framework, most notably in Thailand. Agricultural engineers sought to identify crops that would generate more income than the opium poppy. In the late 1970s and early 198 ...

                                               

Ditran

Ditran is an anticholinergic drug mixture, related to the chemical warfare agent 3-Quinuclidinyl benzilate. Ditran is composed of a mixture of 70% 1-ethyl-2-pyrrolidinylmethyl-alpha - phenylcyclopentylglycolate and 30% 1-ethyl-3-any alpha-phenylc ...

                                               

N-Ethyl-3-piperidyl benzilate

N -Ethyl-3-piperidyl benzilate is an anticholinergic drug related to the chemical warfare agent 3-Quinuclidinyl benzilate. N-ethyl-3-any benzilate is less potent and shorter acting than 3-quinuclidyl benzilate, but like 3-QNB its effects on the C ...

                                               

Hyoscyameae

Hyoscyameae is an Old World tribe of the subfamily Solanoideae of the flowering plant family Solanaceae. It comprises eight genera: Anisodus, Archihyoscyamus, Atropa, Atropanthe, Hyoscyamus, Physochlaina, Przewalskia and Scopolia. The genera Arch ...

                                               

N-Methyl-3-piperidyl benzilate

N -Methyl-3-piperidyl benzilate is an anticholinergic drug related to the chemical warfare agent 3-quinuclidinyl benzilate. N-methyl-3-any benzilate is less potent and shorter acting than 3-quinuclidyl benzilate, but like 3-QNB its effects on the ...

                                               

Tropane alkaloid

Tropane alkaloids are a class of bicyclic alkaloids and secondary metabolites that contain a tropane ring in their chemical structure. Tropane alkaloids occur naturally in many members of the plant family Solanaceae. Some tropane alkaloids have p ...

                                               

Dissociative

Dissociatives are a class of hallucinogen which distort perceptions of sight and sound and produce feelings of detachment – dissociation – from the environment and self. This is done through reducing or blocking signals to the conscious mind from ...

                                               

2-MDP

2-MDP is a dissociative anaesthetic drug which has been found to be an NMDA antagonist and produces similar effects to PCP in animals. The levo or isomer is the active form of the drug. It also has stimulant effects, having only around one third ...

                                               

8A-PDHQ

8a-Phenyldecahydroquinoline is a high affinity NMDA antagonist developed by a team at Parke Davis in the 1950s. It is a structural analog of phencyclidine with slightly lower binding affinity than the parent compound. -8a-Phenyldecahydroquinoline ...

                                               

Empathogen–entactogen

Empathogens or entactogens are a class of psychoactive drugs that produce experiences of emotional communion, oneness, relatedness, emotional openness - that is, empathy or sympathy - as particularly observed and reported for experiences with 3.4 ...

                                               

6-(2-Aminopropyl)indole

6-indole is an indole derivative which was first identified being sold on the designer drug market by a laboratory in the Czech Republic in July 2016. Alexander Shulgin says in his book TiHKAL "from the normal 3-position 2, 4, 5, 6 or 7-positions ...

                                               

6-CAT

6-Chloro-2-aminotetralin is a drug which acts as a selective serotonin releasing agent and is a putative entactogen in humans. It is a rigid analogue of para -chloroamphetamine. According to Nichols et al. 6-the cat is not neurotoxic analogue of PCA.

                                               

Analeptic

An analeptic, in medicine, is a central nervous system stimulant. The term analeptic typically refers to respiratory analeptics. Analeptics are central nervous system stimulants that include a wide variety of medications used to treat depression, ...

                                               

1-(3-Chlorophenyl)-4-(2-phenylethyl)piperazine

1--4-piperazine is a designer drug of the piperazine class of chemical substances. 3C-PEP is related to meta -cholorophenylpiperazine and phenethylamine that can be thought of as mCPP having a phenylethyl group attached to the nitrogen atom at it ...

                                               

LR-5182

LR-5182 is a stimulant drug which acts as a norepinephrine–dopamine reuptake inhibitor, structurally related to the better known drug fencamfamine. It was developed by the pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly in the 1970s, and researched for potentia ...

                                               

Pipradrol

Pipradrol is a mild central nervous system stimulant that is no longer widely used in most countries due to concerns about its abuse potential. Pipradrol is still used in some European countries, and even rarely in the United States.

                                               

Pozanicline

Pozanicline is a drug developed by Abbott, that has nootropic and neuroprotective effects. Animal studies suggested it useful for the treatment of ADHD and subsequent human trials have shown ABT-089 to be effective for this application. It binds ...

                                               

2.3.4.5-Tetrahydro-1.5-methano-1H-3-benzazepine

2.3.4.5-Tetrahydro-1.5-methano-1 H -3-benzazepine is a drug originally researched as a potential opioid analgesic, but was found to be inactive in this assay, and relatively toxic to mice. Subsequently it was found to possess activity as an agoni ...

                                               

4-HO-DBT

4-Hydroxy- N,N -dibutyltryptamine is a psychedelic drug belonging to the tryptamine family. It is found either as its crystalline hydrochloride salt or as an oily or crystalline base. 4-HO-DBT was first made by the chemist Alexander Shulgin and r ...

                                               

5,N,N-TMT

5, N, N -trimethyltryptamine is a tryptamine derivative that is a psychedelic drug. It was first made in 1958 by E. H. Young. In animal experiments it was found to be in between DMT and 5-MeO-DMT in potency which would suggest an active dosage fo ...

                                               

Cyclopropylmescaline

Cyclopropylmescaline is a lesser-known psychedelic drug. CPM was first synthesized by Alexander Shulgin. In his book PiHKAL, the dosage range is listed as 60–80 mg and the duration listed as 12–18 hours. CPM produces closed-eye imagery, visuals, ...

                                               

5,N-Dimethyl-N-isopropyltryptamine

5, N -Dimethyl- N -isopropyltryptamine is a tryptamine derivative that is thought to be a psychedelic drug. It was first made in 1989. In vitro binding experiments on brain homogenates showed it to have serotonin receptor binding affinity between ...

                                               

Lysergol

Lysergol is an alkaloid of the ergoline family that occurs as a minor constituent in some species of fungi, and in the morning glory family of plants, including the hallucinogenic seeds of Rivea corymbosa, Argyreia nervosa and Ipomoea violacea. L ...

                                               

Methylenedioxyhydroxyethylamphetamine

MDHOET, or 3.4-methylenedioxy-N-hydroxyethylamphetamine, is a lesser-known psychedelic drug and a substituted amphetamine. It is also the N-hydroxyethyl analogue of MDA. MDHOET was first synthesized by Alexander Shulgin. In his book PiHKAL, the m ...

                                               

2,N,N-TMT

2, N,N -Trimethyltryptamine, 2, N,N -TMT, or 2-Me-DMT is a tryptamine derivative that is a psychedelic drug. It was invented by Alexander Shulgin and reported in his book TiHKAL. It is claimed to show psychoactive effects at a dosage of 50–100 mg ...

                                               

Α,N,N-Trimethyltryptamine

α, N, N -Trimethyltryptamine is a psychoactive drug of the tryptamine chemical class which acts as a psychedelic hallucinogen. It is similar in structure to the other psychedelics of the tryptamine class such as dimethyltryptamine and α-methyltry ...

                                               

Jack Perry (clown)

                                               

Bernard Preynat

                                               

Crandon International Off-Road Raceway

The Crandon International Off-Road Raceway is a short course off road racing racetrack, located near Crandon, Wisconsin, United States on U.S. Route 8. The course hosts the World Championship Off-Road Races, Red Bull World Cup, Forest County Pota ...

                                               

BRM P67

The BRM P67 was an experimental Formula One car, designed by Tony Rudd and built by the British Racing Motors team in Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, for the 1964 Formula One season.

                                               

Cadillac Gage Ranger

The Cadillac Gage Ranger is a four-wheeled armored personnel carrier produced by Cadillac Gage. It was built on a commercial truck chassis. The largest customer was the United States Air Force, which at one time had over 700. It is also used by L ...

                                               

Ferguson P99

The Ferguson P99 was a four-wheel drive Formula One car built by Ferguson Research Ltd. for the Rob Walker Racing Team. It was the first AWD F1 car to race and used a 1.5-litre Climax engine. It remains the most famous example of its type as a re ...

                                               

Hunter TR-12

The Hunter TR-12s crew compartment is a monohull mounted on an independent chassis. It provides Level B6 Standard EN 1063 protection levels, offering protection against rifle fire and ambushes. Each side of the hull has equipped two small armored ...

                                               

Nissan Pulsar GTI-R

                                               

Shorland S600

The Shorland S600 is an armored personnel carrier developed in 1995 as a private venture by Short Brothers plc in Northern Ireland. Unlike the previous Shorland armoured car series, which were based on the Land Rover Defender, Shorts used the muc ...

                                               

All-terrain vehicle

An all-terrain vehicle, also known as a quad, three-wheeler, four-track, four-wheeler, or quadricycle, as defined by the American National Standards Institute is a vehicle that travels on low-pressure tires, with a seat that is straddled by the o ...

                                               

Amphicat

The Amphicat is a six-wheel-drive, skid steer amphibious all-terrain vehicle manufactured in the late 1960s through the early 1970s by Mobility Unlimited Inc. of Auburn Hills, Michigan. The product line was purchased by Magna American which produ ...

                                               

Jiger (AATV)

The Jiger was the first all-terrain vehicle. It was a six-wheeled amphibious ATV with differential steering via separate throttle control of its dual engines. The first Jigers were built-to-order beginning in 1961 by JGR Gunsport in Toronto and w ...

                                               

Side by Side (UTV)

The side-by-side, also called a utility terrain vehicle or recreational off-highway vehicle, is a small, 2- to 6-person four-wheel drive off-road vehicle.

                                               

Aktiv

Aktiv Was trademark of Swedish Aktiv Maskin Ostersund ltd. Company started producing agriculture machines and tracked vehicles. Company sold agriculture division to Electrolux and focused to tracked vehicles in 1980. Company stopped working in 19 ...

                                               

Caterpillar tractor

                                               

Dreadnaught wheel

A dreadnaught wheel is a wheel with articulated rails attached at the rim to provide a firm footing for the wheel to roll over. It has also been known as endless railway wheels when fitted to road locomotives, and were commonly fitted to steam tr ...

                                               

Half-track

A half-track is a civilian or military vehicle with regular wheels at the front for steering and continuous tracks at the back to propel the vehicle and carry most of the load. The purpose of this combination is to produce a vehicle with the cros ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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