Thursday Mar 6
Belgian artist to be part of Music Weekend
This weekend's Upper Potomac Spring Music Weekend classes include well known teachers on a variety of instruments like hammered dulcimer, fiddle, banjo and more.
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Thursday Mar 6
Beyonc Extends #BeyGOOD Campaign in Europe
Last month, Beyonce partnered with the Prince of Wales during the U.K. leg of the Mrs Carter Show World Tour, in an effort to raise cash for The Prince's Trust charity.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Airpnp Is The App That Answers The Call Of Nature
The app's co-creators came up with the idea when they couldn't find a place to urinate during Mardi Gras, Buzzfeed reports Some hotels got in on the action to make money off their cans.
App That Lets You Rent Other People's Toilets is Apparently Not a Joke
Mardi Gras in New Orleans is so packed that tourists are willing to pay cash for a comfortable place to poop, and now there's an app that toilet owners can use to take their money.
Omar Souleyman touring to Bonnaroo, NXNE & Northside Fest
Syrian pop singer Omar Souleyman , who recently put out a Four Tet-produced album and whose live shows are always a party, will return to North America this June to play Bonnaroo , NXNE , and Brooklyn's just-announced Northside Festival .
Beyonc teams up with Dublin charity
The #BeyGOOD initiative is joining forces with six local charities in Dublin, Cologne, Germany; Amsterdam, Holland; Antwerp, Belgium; Barcelona, Spain and Lisbon, Portugal - all of which are stops on BeyoncA©'s Mrs. Carter Show World Tour 2014.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
This is a window in a Roman Catholic cathedral in Antwerp, Belgium. In Gothic style, its architects were Jan and Pieter Appelmans.
Genticel Reaches An Important Milestone By Launching Its Phase II...
Genticel, a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapeutic vaccines for patients infected with human papillomavirus , today announces that it has started a phase II study with its lead product ProCervix, a therapeutic vaccine designed to induce a curative cellular immune response in patients infected with HPV16 and/or HPV18.
Not even freezing cold stops alien species in high altitudes
They hitchhike with us under the soles of our shoes and muddy car tires. Harsh and cold climates do not seem to stop alien plants from establishing themselves in high altitudes, where they now successfully penetrate the alpine vegetation, according to a study at Umea University in Sweden and the University of Antwerp, Netherlands.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Radio 1 Offers Stage for Local Artists
ANTWERP, Belgium - For the sixth consecutive year, Dutch-language public broadcaster VRT's Radio 1 staged "Radio 1 Sessies" , a week-long series of live concerts with homegrown artists and guests.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Dutch ambassador visits Cleveland to meet a trading partner
Ambassador Rudolf Bekink was in town Thursday and Friday touring a city that has grown busy with Dutch business and culture.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Diamond values at site near Iqaluit "spectacular," Peregrine boss says
A loader operator works on Peregrine's CH-6 bulk sample project in early 2013. The results of a valuation done on sample diamonds from a promising kimberlite pipe at the Chidliak exploration site near Iqaluit, owned by Peregrine Diamonds Ltd., are "spectacular," the company's CEO, Eric Friedland, said Feb. 26 in a news release.
SW Radio Africa
Zanu PF faces 'test' over fate of diamond profits
The ZANU PF government is facing a major test over the fate of diamond sale profits, with millions of dollars being realised from recent sales.
SALT is a not-for-profit institution located in Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey. Opened in April 2011, SALT hosts exhibitions, conferences and public programs; engages in interdisciplinary research projects; and sustains SALT Research, a library and archive of recent art, architecture, design, urbanism, and social and economic histories to make them ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
London Wire: Columist Ian Jack over at the...
Columist Ian Jack over at the Guardian thinks that restaurants in London are " febrile, decadent and expensive " when compared to one in Antwerp, Belgium.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Avicii announces new remix album
Twice Grammy nominated Swedish DJ / Producer Avicii is to release an extraordinary 'True' remix album on March 24th, following the remarkable and unprecedented success the album enjoyed upon it's release last September.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
ICIS Chemical Business Americas
Market outlook: Focused on a flexible future
Significant challenges exist for European cracker operators as they struggle with high oil and naphtha costs as well as declining consumer demand.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Texas manufacturing plant reduces pump failures and equipment downtime
Johann Haltermann is a custom processing manufacturing plant located in Houston, Texas, and is a division of the four family-owned Monument Chemical Plants in operation in the United States and in Europe.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Air & Space
Cities at Night: An Astronaut's View
The richness of how humans sprinkle their lights across the nightscape is striking when viewed from orbit.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Provision of Installation services
Contract award: 13 002 ict datacenter. The delivery to be carried out are concerned: - Supply and installation of a data center infrastructure comprising: a UPS with corresponding current distribution on the racks; b.