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51 min ago | Improbable Research

Virtual hand shadow theatrics

If you, like Raymond Crowe shown above, are a professional hand-shadow artist then you might think that your job is one of the relatively few that is unlikely to be replicated by a computer any time soon.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

European Journal of Human Genetics

Genetic analysis of dyslexia candidate genes in the European cross-linguistic NeuroDys cohort

Tel: +49 228 287 51028; Fax: +49 228 287 51011; E-mail: johannes.schumacher@uni-bonn.de We would like to express our deepest condolences on the loss of our colleague and friend Leo Blomert, who passed away in 2012.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Psychology, Science, Hungary, World News, France, Germany

Daily Echo

Busiest day on roads predicted as Easter getaway begins

TODAY is expected to be the busiest day on Britain's roads so far this year as tens of thousands of people set off for their Easter break, a traffic information company has warned.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Free Republic

Who Is Our Lady of Laus? “My name is Mary”

In May 2008, Bishop Jean-Michel di Falco Leandri, the bishop of Gap in the French Alps, celebrated a special Mass to announce the Vatican's approval of Marian apparitions in that diocese that occurred between 1664 and 1718.

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The Daily Star

France's 'Black Widow' denies murder as trial opens

A picture taken on September 16, 2010, shows the Mont Blanc in the French Alps. AFP PHOTO / JEAN-PIERRE CLATO GRENOBLE, France: A former driving instructor dubbed the "Black Widow" of the French Alps on Monday denied drugging her husband and then burning him to death in his car.

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The Age

Ukraine asks UN for help as pro-Russian militias defy deadline to seize more ground

As the deadline for Ukraine's ultimatum to pro-Russian forces approached the country's ambassador to the UN said the separatists would be responsible for violence.

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Oxford Times

City preparing a warm bonjour to French twin

Buy this photo Chairman of Oxford-Grenoble Association Mel Houldershaw, left, and vice-chairman Marie-Alice Frappat.

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Bromsgrove Advertiser

Performers from Transe-Express hanging around during one of their shows

A BROMSGROVE resident has said he is 'disgusted' at Bromsgrove Council's decision to spend thousands of pounds on a French performance group for the upcoming Bromsgrove Festival.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Scotsman.com

Salvesen family pay tribute to accident victim

THE family of a Scottish businessman who died from "catastrophic" injuries after a skiing accident have said they are "devastated" by their loss and will treasure memories of him.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Age

Habana marks return with try in Toulon comeback win

PARIS: South African star Bryan Habana scored a try on his return to action after a three-month absence because of a hamstring injury as Toulon beat Bordeaux-Begles 22-20 in a thrilling Top 14 encounter on Saturday.

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Slate Magazine

A Brief, Terrifying History of Viruses Escaping From Labs

A technician works inside a laboratory designed for the study of extremely dangerous bacteria and viruses in Lyon, France, in 1999.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Savour our city

Red River College is hoping more chefs will return from far-flung internships. We Winnipeggers have a tendency to focus on what's wrong with our city -- which is understandable given all that's wrong with it these days -- but there's lots that's getting better.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Nestle says chairman sick but will continue duties

Swiss food giant Nestle said that its chairman Peter Brabeck-Letmathe has been diagnosed with an illness requiring six months of medical care, but that he would continue his duties.

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VDARE

France: Muslim Zones Are Dangerous for White French Citizens

In France, Muslims increasingly attack white French citizens, and it's called crime, but it's really war in the Islamic conquest by immigration.

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Leinster Express

From Mountrath to Chambery

Earlier this year, ten students from Mountrath Community School took part in a unique french school exchange programme to Chambery, France.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

BioSpace

Funding Tomorrow??'s Life Science Innovators : The Investor Conference At BioVisioN AG

Applications are open until April 18 June 5 and 6 - Lyon, France Biovision, the annual forum on future-oriented research in life sciences, is organizing the second Investor Conference dedicated to funding for innovative businesses.

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Information Technology

Crocus Technology vigorously defends its patent portfolio; US Patent...

Grenoble, France - Crocus Technology S.A., a leading developer of magnetically enhanced semiconductor technologies for mobile security, embedded microcontrollers, harsh environment electronics and magnetic sensors, today announces that the board of the US Patent and Trademark Office has issued a preliminary decision in favor of a petition filed by ... (more)

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Criminal Report Daily

Gospel of Jesus' Wife is No Forgery, Experts Rule

Long History The Shroud of Turin is is believed to be the burial cloth of Jesus, revealing the face of Christ as it was impressed in a strip of linen.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Pro Sound News

Fux Productions Takes Metric Halo Plug-Ins and Interface Throughout the French Countryside

APRIL 2014: Still remarkably early in his career, Julien Collier wears many hats as a musician and sound engineer.

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Nanotechweb.org

Microwaves reverse magnetization

Researchers at the Institut Nel in Grenoble, France, have come up with a new and efficient way to reverse the magnetization of individual nanoparticles.

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