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Yesterday |

Europe's Neanderthals died out earlier than thought, study says

Neanderthals, the heavy-browed relatives of modern humans, spread out across Europe and Asia about 200,000 years ago.


Related Topix: Anthropology, Science, World News, Germany

Wednesday | American Library Association

ALA and German Library Association Sign Agreement

American Library Association President Courtney Young and Barbara Lison, a representative of the German library association Bibliothek & Information Deutschland , signed an agreement on Tuesday, August 19, at the World Library and Information Congress in Lyon, France, establishing a collaboration between the two organizations through 2019.


Related Topix: Libraries, France, World News, Germany,

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Clara Schumann

Marianne Tromlitz was a famous singer in Leipzig at the time and was singing solos on a weekly basis at the well-known Gewandhaus in Leipzig.


Related Topix: World News, Germany,

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Pitch

Boulevard's Hibiscus Gose sampling at Bridger's Bottle Shop...

The second release in Boulevard Brewing Co.' s experimental Backroads Beers series, Hibiscus Gose, gets a special tasting party tonight at Bridger's Bottle Shop .


Related Topix: World News, Germany,

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Automotive News

Porsche's record sales could endanger exclusivity, tech leadership

Strong global demand has Volkswagen Group's sports car brand on course to top its goal of 200,000 annual vehicle sales this year or next -- well ahead of its 2018 deadline.


Related Topix: World News, Germany,

Not one but two Texas-brewed gose beers

To know how far the Texas craft beer scene has come, talk to any beer drinker over thirty years old.


Related Topix: Beer, Texas, World News, Germany

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Architect Online

Ian Ritchie's New Memoir Explores How a Generation of British Architects Engineered Their Rise

A three-part BBC television series, The Brits Who Built the Modern World , that aired earlier this year, examines the legacy of Norman Foster, Hon.


Related Topix: Generation, Industrial, Arts, Industrial Design (Product Design), World News, Germany,

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity Announces 2014-15 Season

The board of Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity is pleased to announce the inaugural season of its new artistic director Donald Meineke.


Related Topix: Classical, Johann Sebastian Bach, World News, Germany

Scientific Computing/Instrument.

Westinghouse-CASL Team Wins Major Computing Award for Reactor Core Simulations on Titan

A team representing Westinghouse Electric Company and the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors , a Department of Energy Innovation Hub led by Oak Ridge National Laboratory , has received an International Data Corporation HPC Innovation Excellence Award for applied simulation on Titan, the nation's most powerful supercomputer, ... (more)


Related Topix: Department of Energy, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, World News, Germany, Physics, Science

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Berchtesgaden Before Insula

When I heard that a book was being prepared about the DP Camp Insula, I immediately recalled my own experience living in Berchtesgaden in 1945.


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

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Bach basics: The genius inside the music

Elias Gottwald Haussmann . Portrait of Johann Sebastian Bach. Oil on canvas. 79 cm x 61 cm.


Related Topix: Classical, Bach, Johann Sebastian Bach, World News, Germany, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Mon Aug 04, 2014

LA Daily News

Leipzig: This Saxon city with ties to Bach, Napoleon is rich with history, architecture

As part of its worldwide photo contest on Instagram,, the German National Tourist Board is searching for the best pictures under the theme “My summer holiday in Germany - 25 years after the fall of the wall” until mid-August.


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

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Now Playing Onstage in Pittsburgh - Week of 8/03/2014

BACH AT LEIPZIG The People's Light & Theatre Company 7/9-8/10/2014 "Imagine the Marx Brothers and Tom Stoppard collaborating on a play."


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Theater, Arts, Jesus Christ Superstar

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity Welcomes New Artistic Director Donald R. Meineke

The board of Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity is delighted to announce the appointment of Donald R. Meineke as the 4th Artistic Director in its 47-year history.


Related Topix: University of Texas at Austin, World News, Germany,


DGAP-Adhoc: Vita 34 AG: Management and supervisory board rely on continuity in the corporation

Vita 34 AG / Key word : Change of Personnel 01.08.2014 18:27 Dissemination of an Ad hoc announcement according to A 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany,

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Applied Clinical Trials

Synexus Further Expands its Reach in Germany by Opening its Fourth...

Synexus has opened its 23rd Dedicated Research Centre in Bochum, its fourth in Germany.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

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,