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The Daily News Leader
Staunton's first Christmas tree likely was in 1855
What would Christmas be without a Christmas tree? Hmmm. Not a bad refrain for a new holiday song.
8 hrs ago
Chimpanzees are rational, not conformists
Chimpanzees are sensitive to social influences but they maintain their own strategy to solve a problem rather than conform to what the majority of group members are doing.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
New Jersey Herald
German vocal group Calmus coming to Milford Theatre
One of Germany's most prominent vocal groups will perform at the Milford Theatre at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Exchange students in need of homes
The Hicks family went to Berlin in 2009 to visit their exchange students - Vivian Wusthoff , Alyssa Hicks , Susan Hicks, Shaun Hicks , Jakub Brukwicki .
ISC'14 Calls for Tutorial Proposals, Research Paper Submissions and More
The 2014 International Supercomputing Conference is now accepting submissions, ranging from tutorial and birds of a feather session proposals, research paper and poster abstracts, as well as student volunteer program applications.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
150 million Euro investment doubles capacity at European DHL Hub in Leipzig
DHL Express today announced that it will double the operational footprint of its main European hub in Leipzig, Germany to accommodate future shipment volume growth.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Ancient DNA From Human Relative Sets Age Record
This artist's rendering provided by Madrid Scientific Films in December 2013 shows Sima de los Huesos hominins who are estimated to have lived approximately 400,000 years ago during the Middle Pleistocene.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Exercise Training in Patients with Chronic Heart Failure Promotes...
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Voice of America
'Oldest' Human DNA Reveals Mystery
The Sima de los Huesos hominins lived approximately 400,000 years ago during the Middle Pleistocene.
Adyton Systems to Enter Partnership with Titanium Walls in Portugal
Leipzig /Amadora , 5 December 2013. The German technology company Adyton Systems continues to expand its sales area in Europe and signed a new distribution agreement with the Portuguese value-added distributor Titanium Walls.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Ancient DNA from human relative sets age record
Scientists have reached farther back than ever into the ancestry of humans to recover and analyze DNA, using a bone found in Spain that's estimated to be 400,000 years old.
Oldest human genome dug up in Spain's pit of bones
DEEP inside the Atapuerca cave system in northern Spain, 30 metres beneath the surface, lies the Sima de los Huesos , or the "pit of bones".
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Global Bioenergies to Construct its Second Industrial Pilot Plant for Isobutene Production in Leuna
Global Bioenergies announces its decision to construct its second industrial pilot on the site of the Leuna refinery, close to Leipzig in Germany.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Spectacular German Metro Station is Made From Glowing Glass Blocks
This impressive new subway station in Leipzig, Germany includes a 141-meter-long and 20-meter-wide concourse made from illuminated glass blocks.
HeartWare's CEO Presents at HeartWare International Acquires Circulite Inc. Conference
Ladies and gentlemen thank you for standing by. Welcome to the HeartWare Analyst Conference Call.
Survivors recall Kindertransport flight from Nazis
Kristallnacht had just rocked Nazi Germany. The pogroms killed dozens of Jews, burned hundreds of synagogues and imprisoned tens of thousands in concentration camps.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Applications in PET-MR
Summary: Use of the unique hybrid imaging system Biograph mMR in the clinical setting is on the rise.
Amazon: snowfall is a bigger problem than worker strikes
Hundreds of trade union workers in Amazon's German factories have staged a series of strikes over the last year demanding better wages and working conditions.
EU Power Network Integration Seen Delayed Again: Energy Markets
The biggest changes to Europe's energy market since it was liberalized in the 1990s probably will miss a third deadline, traders and analysts said as the second target date passed.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Overnight News Digest
Silvio Berlusconi suffered arguably the heaviest blow of his political career on Wednesday when the upper house of parliament voted to oust him following a conviction for tax fraud.