The World articles on Wikipedia
World (disambiguation). The world is the planet Earth and all life upon it, including human civilization. In a philosophical context, the world
Apr 25th 2017

Wonders of the World
of the world. For other uses of "Wonders of the World", see Wonders of the World (disambiguation). Various lists of the Wonders of the World have
Apr 16th 2017

World war
"The World Wars" redirects here. For the 2014 miniseries, see The World Wars (miniseries). A world war, as it is commonly understood, is a large-scale
Apr 29th 2017

Third World
their allies represented the First World, while the Soviet Union, China, Cuba, and their allies represented the Second World. This terminology provided
Apr 29th 2017

World Bank
confused with World Bank Group. The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans to countries of the world for capital programs
Apr 27th 2017

World Series
automatically advanced to the World Series; since then each league has conducted a championship series (ALCS and NLCS) preceding the World Series to determine
Apr 7th 2017

FIFA World Cup
The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams
Apr 29th 2017

First World
common usage, "First World" refers to the rich nations of the world. After World War II, the world split into two large geopolitical blocs, separating into
Apr 29th 2017

Miss World
Britain, but Morley Eric Morley decided to make the Miss World pageant an annual event. Morley registered the "Miss World" name as a trademark, and all future pageants
Apr 28th 2017

World government
game, see World Empire. For the world state in Brave New World, see The World State. For conspiracy theories about world government, see New World Order (conspiracy
Apr 17th 2017

World Chess Championship
The-World-Chess-ChampionshipThe World Chess Championship (sometimes abbreviated as WCC) is played to determine the World Champion in chess. The official world championship is generally
Apr 4th 2017

The World Factbook
Encyclopedia of the Central Intelligence Agency. The World Factbook (ISSN 1553-8133; also known as the CIA World Factbook) is a reference resource produced
Apr 23rd 2017

Guinness World Records
nightly in pubs throughout Ireland and abroad, but there was no book in the world with which to settle arguments about records. He realised then that a
Apr 23rd 2017

World music
has been outlined by corporate marketing forums and music journalism. The world music genre's gradual migration from a clear spectrum of roots music traditions
Apr 23rd 2017

End of the world
End of the world or It's the End of the World may refer to: End of the world (civilization), various types of events that threaten to destroy or cripple
Mar 20th 2017

World map
For other uses, see World map (disambiguation). A world map is a map of most or all of the surface of the Earth. World maps form a distinctive
Apr 22nd 2017

World Organization of the Scout Movement
The World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM /wʊzm/) is the largest international Scouting organization. WOSM has 164 members. These members are
Apr 15th 2017

World Trade Center (1973–2001)
the World Trade Center prior to the September 11 attacks. For the World Trade Center from 2001 to present, see World Trade Center (2001–present). The
Apr 22nd 2017

World War III
or Mars or in a space vehicle). Prior to the advent of the Second World War, the First World War (1914–1918) was believed to have been the "war to end
Apr 29th 2017

WCW World Heavyweight Championship
later, the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE). It was the original world title of the World Championship Wrestling promotion, spun off from the NWA
Apr 29th 2017

News of the World
For other uses, see News of the World (disambiguation). The News of the World was a national red top newspaper published in the United Kingdom from 1843
Apr 4th 2017

List of world sports championships
See also: World championship, World cup competition, List of world cups and world championships for juniors and youth, and List of world championships
Apr 19th 2017

NWA World Heavyweight Championship
the National Wrestling Alliance. Its lineage has been traced from the first World Heavyweight Championship, which traces its lineage to Georg Hackenschmidt's
Apr 26th 2017

World Brain
describes his vision of the World Brain: a new, free, synthetic, authoritative, permanent "World Encyclopaedia" that could help world citizens make the best
Apr 27th 2017

NHK World
similar to Arirang, BBC World News, DW, France 24 and RT, and broadcast through satellite and cable operators throughout the world as well as online and
Apr 29th 2017

World record
World Records collates and publishes notable records of all types, from first and best to worst human achievements, to extremes in the natural world and
Apr 20th 2017

World championship
A world championship is generally an international sports competition open to elite competitors from across the world, representing their nations, and
Mar 26th 2017

World-systems theory
World-systems theory (also known as world-systems analysis or the world-systems perspective), is a multidisciplinary, macro-scale approach to world history
Apr 17th 2017

World Heritage Site
protected zone. The list is maintained by the international World Heritage Programme administered by the UNESCO-World-Heritage-CommitteeUNESCO World Heritage Committee, composed of 21 UNESCO
Apr 28th 2017

Timeline of World War II
preceding World War II in Asia Events preceding World War II in Timeline Europe Timeline of World War II (1939) Timeline of World War II (1940) Timeline of World War
Apr 19th 2017

FIBA Basketball World Cup
World Cup, also known as the FIBA World Cup of Basketball or simply the FIBA World Cup, between 1950 and 2010 known as the FIBA World Championship, is an international
Apr 18th 2017

World Cup
World Cup commonly refers to the FIFA World Cup. World Cup can also refer to: IAAF World Cup in Athletics Sudirman Cup (mixed team) Thomas Cup (men's
Mar 2nd 2017

World of Warcraft
introduced by Warcraft: Orcs & Humans in 1994. World of Warcraft takes place within the Warcraft world of Azeroth, approximately four years after the
Apr 27th 2017

2006 FIFA World Cup
people. The 2006 World-CupWorld-CupWorld Cup ranks fourth in non-unique viewers, behind the World-CupWorld-CupWorld Cup in 1994, 2002, and 1990. As the winner, Italy represented the World in
Mar 25th 2017

World Rally Championship
For the video game series, see World Rally Championship (video game series). The World Rally Championship (WRC) is a rallying series organised by the
Apr 30th 2017

World domination
trade; whosoever commands the trade of the world commands the riches of the world, and consequently the world itself". In 1919, Halford John Mackinder
Apr 22nd 2017

Second World
here. For a worldwide communist society, see World communism. The Second World is a Western term referring to the former industrial socialist states
Mar 28th 2017

The World (archipelago)
The World or The World Islands (Arabic: جزر العالم; Juzur al-Ālam) is an artificial archipelago of various small islands constructed in the rough shape
Apr 18th 2017

World population
In demographics, the world population is the total number of humans currently living. The world population was estimated to have reached 7,500,000,000
Apr 29th 2017

World Health Organization
"WHO" redirects here. For other uses, see Who (disambiguation). The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialised agency of the United Nations that
Apr 28th 2017

Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
The Seven Wonders of the World or the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World is a list of remarkable constructions of classical antiquity given by various
Apr 24th 2017

World Heavyweight Championship (WWE)
Championship or WWE Universal Championship. The World Heavyweight Championship was a professional wrestling world heavyweight championship owned by WWE. It
Apr 29th 2017

Joy to the World
about the Christmas carol. For other uses, see Joy to the World (disambiguation). "Joy to the World" is a popular Christmas carol. The words are by English
Apr 28th 2017

World Snooker Championship
amateur event, see IBSF World Snooker Championship. For the women's championship, see Ladies World Snooker Championship. The World Snooker Championship is
Apr 30th 2017

between components. The Debian and Ubuntu Linux distributions provide the "hello world" program through the apt packaging system; this allows users to simply
Apr 19th 2017

The World at War
see World at War (disambiguation). The World at War (1973–74) is a 26-episode British television documentary series chronicling the events of the Second
Apr 13th 2017

World Masters (darts)
The Winmau World Masters is one of the longest running and most prestigious professional darts tournaments, which began in 1974 - even before the current
Feb 9th 2017

World War II
"The Second World War" and "II WWII" redirect here. For other uses, see The Second World War (disambiguation) and II WWII (disambiguation). World War II (often
Apr 30th 2017

We Are the World
original 1985 charity song. For other uses, see We Are the World (disambiguation). "We Are the World" is a song and charity single originally recorded
Apr 20th 2017

World of Tanks
tank destroyer, or self-propelled gun. World of Tanks debuted as an eSports game at the World Cyber Games 2012. World of Tanks has been ported to multiple
Feb 12th 2017

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