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  • n. The ISO 3166-1 three-letter (alpha-3) code for the Falkland Islands.


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  • These exposures were called FLK for Frida Leakey’s Korongo, and stone tools were fairly common there.

    Ancestral Passions

  • Mary next turned to a site called FLK for Frida Leakey’s Korongo, in cliffs overlooking the area in Bed I where she had found Zinj and her son Jonathan had found the first specimens of Homo habilis.

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  • January 30, 2008 at 11:35 am mama kat luks at noo bebbeh, sais, hmmmm, he 1 FLK funnee-lukking kitteh, but i noes taht i can lurves him.

    Angelina kitteh - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • One theory that has been floating around is that Cheney is a "pump head," which is one of those vicious M.D. terms -- like Gomer (Get out of my Emergency Room), banana (a jaundice victim), and FLK (funny-looking kid, i.e., retarded due to an organic syndrome).

    Dick Cheney, pump head?

  • My first stop was the FLK-Zinj site in Tanzania where in 1959 Mary Leakey made her famous discovery of Zinjanthropus (now known as Australopithecus boisei).

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  • … We went to FLK where I sent you and Thairu those two mornings.

    Ancestral Passions

  • The FLK discovery marked the third time the Leakeys had turned up a large-toothed hominid in direct association with stone tools at Olduvai.

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  • Instead, he hedged his bet: If I am right in believing that the juvenile from FLK.NN.I is not an Australopithecine, but a very remote and truly primitive ancestor of Homo, then it is possible… that it was this branch of the Hominidae the human family that also made the Oldowan tools at the site… where Zinjanthropus boisei was found.

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  • "The house is an exploration of diagonal space within an orthogonal form and the possibilities of integrating environmental concerns at a fundamental level," says Diarmaid Brophy of FLK.


  • FLK have completed a residence called A House in Dublin, Ireland.



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