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Michael Neumayer
Michael Neumayer

Michael Neumayer is a German former ski jumper who competed from 2000 to 2015. He won a silver medal in the team normal hill at the 2005 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Oberstdorf and finished 32nd in the individual normal hill at those same championships.

Mayerlin Rivas

Mayerlin Rivas is a Venezuelan professional boxer. She is a two-weight world champion, having held the WBA super bantamweight title since February 2020 and previously the WBA bantamweight title from 2015 to 2018.

Neumayer (crater)
Neumayer (crater)

Neumayer is a lunar impact crater that lies near the southern limb of the Moon. At this location the crater appears much foreshortened and can only be observed during favorable librations.

Apostasia (plant)
Apostasia (plant)

Apostasia, commonly known as grass orchids, is a genus of eight species of primitive orchids in the family Orchidaceae. They are terrestrial, evergreen, grass-like plants, barely recognisable as orchids and are distributed in humid areas of the Himalayan region, China, India, Sri Lanka, Southeast Asia, New Guinea, and Queensland.

Neumayer Channel
Neumayer Channel

Neumayer Channel is a channel 16 miles (26 km) long in a NE-SW direction and about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) wide, separating Anvers Island from Wiencke Island and Doumer Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. The southwest entrance to this channel was seen by Eduard Dallmann, leader of the German 1873-74 expedition, who named it Roosen Channel.

Neumayer Glacier
Neumayer Glacier

Neumayer Glacier is a glacier, 8 nautical miles long and 2 nautical miles (3.7 km) wide, which flows east along the north flank of the Allardyce Range to the west side of the head of Cumberland West Bay, South Georgia. Charted by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition under Otto Nordenskiöld, 1901–04, and named for Georg von Neumayer.

Neumayer's barb

Neumayer's barb is a species of cyprinid fish. It is found in Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Neumayer-Station II
Neumayer-Station II

Neumayer-Station or Neumayer-Station II was a permanent German Antarctic research base on Atka Bay. It opened in 1992, replacing the old Georg-von-Neumayer-Station.

Neumayer-Station III
Neumayer-Station III

Neumayer-Station III, also known as Neumayer III after geophysicist Georg von Neumayer, is a German Antarctic research station of the Alfred-Wegener-Institut. It is located on the approximately 200 metres thick Ekström Ice Shelf several kilometres south of Neumayer-Station II. The station's assembly kit was transported to its current position early in November 2007.

Neumayer Cliffs

Neumayer Cliffs is a series of abrupt rock cliffs forming the northeast end of Kirwan Escarpment in Queen Maud Land. Discovered by the German Antarctic Expedition under Alfred Ritscher, 1938–39, and named for German geophysicist Georg von Neumayer.

Eric Neumayer
Eric Neumayer

Eric Neumayer is a Professor of Environment and Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and is Vice-Chair of the School's Appointments Committee. He holds a Diplom in Economics from the Saarland University, a Master of Science in Development Studies from LSE and a PhD from the University of London.

Louis B. Mayer
Louis B. Mayer

Louis Burt Mayer was an American film producer and co-founder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios (MGM) in 1924. Under Mayer's management, MGM became the film industry's most prestigious movie studio, accumulating the largest concentration of leading writers, directors and stars in Hollywood.

Mayerling incident
Mayerling incident

The Mayerling incident is the series of events surrounding the apparent murder–suicide of Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria , and his lover, Mary Freiin von Vetsera (19 March 1871 – 30 January 1889). Rudolf, who was married to Princess Stéphanie of Belgium, was the only son of Emperor Franz Joseph and Empress Elisabeth, and was heir apparent to the Imperial throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.