World War I

1914–1918 global war centered in Europe

Mongol conquests

series of expeditionary wars, invasions and conquests, resulting in the vast Mongol Empire

Second Punic War

war between the Roman Republic and Carthage between 218 and 201 BCE

Peloponnesian War

ancient Greek war fought by Athens and its empire against the Peloponnesian League led by Sparta

Surrealism

international cultural movement that began in the early 1920s

rationalism

philosophical view that reason should be the chief source of knowledge

archaeological artifact

something made by humans and of archaeological interest

artificial intelligence

branch of computer science that develops machines and software with human-like intelligence

Semantic Web

extension of the Web to facilitate data exchange

archaeological culture

recurring assemblage of artifacts from a specific time and place that may constitute the material culture remains of a particular past human society

architectural style

specific method of construction, characterized by the features that make it notable

Pina Bausch

German performer of modern dance, choreographer, dance teacher and ballet director

Nikola Tesla

Serbian American inventor

Isaac Newton

British physicist and mathematician and founder of modern classical physics

ancient Egypt

ancient civilization of Northeastern Africa

Academy Award for Best Picture

annual award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)

occultist

occupation; study of occult practices

The Godfather

1972 US film directed by Francis Ford Coppola

ninja

type of covert agent or mercenary in feudal Japan

TED conferences

global set of conferences

Venus

ancient Roman goddess

Mount Everest

Earth's highest mountain, with a peak at 8,848 metres (29,029 feet) above sea level, part of the Himalaya mountain range between Nepal and China

Wikimedia movement

movement around Wikimedia, including Wikipedia, trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation

female

human who is female (use with Property:P21 sex or gender). For groups of females use with ''subclass of (P279)''

Michelangelo

Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet

taxon

group of one or more organism(s), which a taxonomist adjudges to be a unit