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Consuming low concentrations of glyphosate linked to deadly, nightmarish deformities

Pigs who consume feed with low concentrations of the herbicide glyphosate give birth to piglets with a wide array of severe defects, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of Leipzig, Germany, and Sadat City University in Egypt, in collaboration with Danish pig farmer Ib Borup Pedersen.


Related Topix: World News, Germany,

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Dear Kitty

German neo-nazi terrorism trial continues

Members of an alleged neo-Nazi cell in Germany have gone on trial for the murder of 10 people, mostly immigrants.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Terrorism,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Washington Post

German Utilities Bail Out Electric Grid at Wind's Mercy: Energy

Germany's push toward renewable energy is causing so many drops and surges from wind and solar power that the government is paying more utilities than ever to help stabilize the country's electricity grid.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy, Nuclear Energy,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Journal of Medical Internet Research

A Web-Based Peer-Modeling Intervention Aimed at Lifestyle Changes in...

A Web-Based Peer-Modeling Intervention Aimed at Lifestyle Changes in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease and Chronic Back Pain: Sequential Controlled Trial 1Faculty of Architecture and Social Sciences, University of Applied Sciences Leipzig , Leipzig, Germany 2Institute for Public Health and Nursing Research, Department Prevention and Health ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Medicine, Nursing,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Acton Institute

Vietnam, Luther, and the Doctrine of Vocation

Uwe Siemon-Netto is the founder and executive director emeritus of the Center for Lutheran Theology and Public Life in Capistrano Beach, California.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014


Rising young conductor from UC heads to the Hollywood Bowl

A University of Canterbury graduate and one of the world's rising young conductors, Gemma New, heads to the United states next week to assist the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl.


Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, World News, Germany,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Japan Times

In a first, Japanese violinist clinches international Bach contest

A Japanese university student has won first place in the violin category at an international Bach competition, the first Japanese to do so in the contest's 64-year history, organizers said.


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Wed Jul 16, 2014


NADPH Oxidase 4 Is Expressed in Pulmonary Artery Adventitia and...

From the Department of Forensic Medicine, Nanjing Medical University, Jiangsu, China ; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology and Vascular Biology Center , Georgia Regents University, Augusta; Vichem Chemie, Ltd, Budapest, Hungary ; Institute for Organic Chemistry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany ; Institute for Pathology, Hannover ... (more)


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Mon Jul 14, 2014


scholar takes a philosophical approach to human behavior

It's the kind of philosophical question that gets at the heart of what may separate human from ape, yet no one has come up with an adequate answer.


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Eurozone industrial production falls in May

Industrial production in the eurozone fell by 1.1 per cent in May, official Eurostat data showed on Monday, erasing a rise a month earlier.


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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Now Playing Onstage in Pittsburgh - Week of 7/13/2014

CATS Benedum Center 7/18-7/17/2014 Andrew Lloyd Webber 's West End and Broadway sensation Cats is due to be performed at the Benedum Center in Pittsburgh, PA over showing from 18 Jul 2014 to 27 Jul 2014.


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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Car & Driver

The Continental: Presenting the New Opel Corsa, a 600-hp-Plus Audi RS6 Avant is Coming

Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond.


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New Representative of the Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry GCCI in Leipzig

The national Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry last Friday elected a new European representative to Europe to develop the existing economic relations.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Travel, Germany Travel, Europe Travel

Wed Jul 09, 2014

University City Review

Notes on Music

Itamar Moses "Bach at Leipzig" is the new production at People's Light & Theatre, running now through Aug. 10 under Pete Pryor's direction.


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Cerebral Cortex

Structural Covariance Networks of the Dorsal Anterior Insula Predict...

Address correspondence to Boris Bernhardt, Department of Social Neuroscience, Max-Planck-Institute of Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, StephanstraAYe 1a, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany.


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Prima BioMed Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Prima BioMed Ltd announces that Marc Voigt has today been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Prima.


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Bach at Leipzig Opens Tonight at People's Light & Theatre

People's Light & Theatre presents the regional premiere of Itamar Moses ' acclaimed comedy Bach at Leipzig running tonight, July 9-August 10, 2014 on the Steinbright Stage.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Malvern, PA

Roll Call

How the Defense Industry Might Become More Like the Automobile Industry

LEIPZIG, Germany: The future of the defense industry? The new Honda Civic Type R Concept at the 2014 AMI Auto Show on May 30. William J. Lynn III, the former No.


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Linkin Park Announce 2014 European Tour [News]

Linkin Park just announced " The Hunting Party " European tour dates. The 15-show trek will start on November 3rd with the show in Zurich, Switzerland.


Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Germany,

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Here's The Anatomical Secret That Lets Giraffes' Spindly Legs Support All That Weight

The average giraffe weighs a ton -- literally. How do giraffes' spindly legs stand up to that immense weight without buckling? Researchers at the Royal Veterinary College in London may have found the answer.


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