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University of Bristol news
Fossil brain teaser
A new study conducted at the University of Bristol and published online today in the Journal of Evolutionary Biology sheds light on how the brain and inner ear developed in dinosaurs.
Sun May 19, 2013
Lovelorn frogs bag closest crooner
What lures a lady frog to her lover? Good looks, the sound of his voice, the size of his pad or none of the above? After weighing up their options, female strawberry poison frogs bag the closest crooner they can, finds research in BioMed Central's open access journal Frontiers of Zoology .
Sat May 18, 2013
Gainesville Daily Register
VFW plans Memorial Day ceremony
This year's Memorial Day ceremony is set to combine rigorous tribute and storytelling with a notable twist.
Fri May 17, 2013
The head of the NGO Memorial Place for Victims of War and Violent...
The head of the NGO Memorial Place for Victims of War and Violent Regime, Braunschweig's Cemeteries, on why it is important for ordinary residents of a small German town to find the names of all Nazi victims, how the Book of the Dead was created, and what international trust rests on In the Nazi era, there was a forced labor camp and a death camp ... (more)
Bats Can Recognize Each Other's Voices
If bats ever used a cell phone, they could forgo the version with caller ID: The mammals can identify each other by their voices, a new study says.
Thu May 16, 2013
Lab Management Today
Winners of Candulor's KunstZahnWerk Competition Announced
The coveted first-place award in Candulor's KunstZahnWerk Competition - known as the Oscars of Removable Prosthetics - went to Skender Ramadani from Zurich.
Tue May 14, 2013
Siroe, Deutsches Theater, Gottingen, Germany
The real Siroe was not a nice man. When the 7th-century Persian prince finally came to power, he had his father and 18 brothers killed; eight months later, he was poisoned.
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Alvaro GIANT: 84 Inches of Ultra-HD Multi-Touch Display
As some companies try to increase the quality and functionality of high-definition touchscreens for miniaturized, mobile applications, others are moving in the opposite direction -- blowing up the size of multi-touch displays to create a completely new way to experience the advanced technology.
Mon May 13, 2013
Porsche faces $1.8 billion suit over Volkswagen options trades
Porsche Automobil Holding SE, already facing suits seeking a combined 4 billion euros linked to the company's aborted takeover of Volkswagen Group, was sued by more hedge funds in Germany.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Huffington Post
Animal Photos Of The Week: Sloth Bears, Sleeping Rhino And More Awesome Pictures
Griraffe baby Jamila canoodles with mother Juji at the outdoor enclosure of the Zoo in Hannover, Germany, on Tuesday May 7,2013. The Giraffe baby was born on April 21,2013. This adult bald Eagle is currently being treated at the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge on Thursday, May 9,2013 in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., for injuries to one of its talons.
Sat May 11, 2013
Hampton Roads Daily Press
'Scandal' has become must-tweet TV
The ABC drama 'Scandal' has become a social-media phenomenon and a test case for TV networks trying to navigate new media.
The Modesto Bee
Charlie Em Shine wins Senorita Stakes
Charlie Em defeated 1-2 favorite Scarlet Strike by a head to win the $100,500 Senorita Stakes in her U.S. debut at Betfair Hollywood Park on Saturday.
Fri May 10, 2013
Alstom to provide 14 regional trains to AKN in GermanyFrom: Alstom Transport
Alstom has been awarded a contract worth around 60 million by the private operator AKN Eisenbahn AG for the supply of 14 Coradia Lint regional trains to run in the Northern Germany, connecting the cities of Hamburg, Elmshorn, Neumnster and... Alstom was awarded a contract worth around 60 million by AKN Eisenbahn AG for the supply of 14 Coradia Lint ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
The Free Dictionary
He was co-laureate of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1926. Stresemann's politics defy easy categorization.
Wu Ming Does the Middle Ages
NEW DIGITAL COUNTERPUNCH: Rob Urie on THE FAILURE OF LIBERAL ECONOMIC TINKERING; and Eric Draitser on THE NEW POWER STRUGGLE IN IRAQ.
University of Rochester
Nine Rochester Undergrads Awarded Research Internships in Germany
Rochester undergraduates Kristin Abramo '15, Kevin Allan '14, Alexandra Born '15, Sarah Koniski '14, Louis Papa '14, Robert Rietmeijer '15, Jamie Strampe '15, Zhongwu Shi '15, and Qianli Sun '15 were recently selected to spend their summers conducting research in German laboratories through the German Academic Exchange Service-Research Internships ... (more)
Previous studies have found lower levels of psychological distress in ...
Researchers found that these children are better behaved and more emotionally balanced than their peers with normal blood pressure too.
Wed May 08, 2013
Stiles' manufacturers display latest innovations at Ligna 2013
GRAND RAPIDS Stiles Machinery is pleased to be exhibiting at the 2013 Ligna exhibition in Hannover, Germany.
Tue May 07, 2013
TI, Continental make 'stability' MCU for cars
Automotive supplier Continental AG said it has begun volume production of electronic stability control systems with ARM-based microcontrollers from Texas Instruments Inc.