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4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Free Morgan: Shocking pictures of captive killer whale covered in scars and painful open wounds

The Sunday People reports animal rights groups, including the Free Morgan Foundation, are A lobbying to liberate her from what they call her Spanish hellhole As Morgan the orca leaps through the air under her trainer's instructions, British tourists cheer the A awesome spectacle.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Financial Times

Blessed flowers

On Easter Sunday, an altar will rise by electronic miracle from a platform before the main door of St Peter's.

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Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Netherlands, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion,

Examiner.com

Mind-reading proven to be possible

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

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Older Dads Can Pass on Gene Mutations That Lower Intellect

Certain genetic abnormalities in a man's chromosomes appear to be linked to intellectual disabilities in his offspring, especially if he fathered them late in life, a new study suggests. These abnormalities are caused by what are called "copy number variations" in genes.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Netherlands, World News, Health

Dear Kitty

Rare early medieval coins discovered in the Netherlands

This Dutch video is about archaeological research under the cathedral square in Utrecht in 2011.

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Netherlands, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Metro

NEWBananageddon: Fruit supplies at risk from killer fungus

A fungus that restricts water and nutrients to the fruit until it dies has spread from south-east Asia to the Middle East and Africa.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Netherlands, World News

EurekAlert!

Five scientists awarded prestigious Heineken Prizes

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences has announced the names of five internationally renowned scientists who have been awarded prestigious Heineken Prizes .

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Netherlands, World News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Reuters

Too much animal protein tied to higher diabetes risk

People who eat the most protein, especially from animal sources, are more likely to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, according to a study of European adults.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Netherlands, World News,

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Lifehacker

Mimic Your Boss's Body Language to Build Rapport and Get Ahead

To build a relationship with your superiors at work and have a better chance of moving up the ladder, try mirroring their mannerisms, says LearnVest.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Billboard

Songwriter Jesse Winchester Dies at Age 69

Jesse Winchester performs on stage during Blue Highways Festival at Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn on April 23, 2011 in Utrecht, Netherlands.

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Related Topix: Jesse Winchester, Folk, Netherlands, World News, The Band, Pop/Rock, Mississippi

Fri Apr 11, 2014

SciDev.Net

Quick start and challenges for UN's tech transfer body

The "lightning speed" with which a UN-led initiative to transfer technologies for tackling climate change to developing nations has been set up is impressive, but remaining challenges could prevent its success, a member of its advisory board says.

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Related Topix: Denmark, World News, Netherlands

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Weekly Standard

More or Less?

Amsterdam "Do you know this man?" Geert Wilders asked, gesturing at a closed-caption screen set up in his heavily guarded office in the Dutch parliament.

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IcWolverhampton

St George gets a kiss at the 2013 celebrations in Birmingham

St George is best known in the UK as the patron saint of England. He is honoured on St George's Day, which is on April 23 - the date of his death in 303AD.

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Daily Mail

Parasite sterilises flowers and transforms petals into 'leaves' to reproduce

After sterilisation caused by a parasite called phytoplasmas, the plants stay alive - but only for the good of the pathogen The petals turn green to look like leaves and attract insects that will help the parasite spread to other nearby plants It affects a range of plants, turning flowers into leaf tissue or producing a profusion of stems known as ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entomology, Netherlands, World News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Independent

'John Smith' found in Norway by police with amnesia in the middle of a snowdrift

We've found an existing account with the given email. To link the social network identity with your site account, please provide the site password for the provided email.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

Graphic: Scientists solve mystery of the zombie plants

Infected flowers of Catharanthus roseus produce leaf-like petals that may serve as the sites for leafhopper feeding and acquisition of phytoplasma.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Netherlands, World News

Mon Apr 07, 2014

GhanaWeb

WIENCO sets up fund for research at UDS

Wienco Ghana Limited, importers and distributors of quality agricultural inputs, has established a fund at the University for Development Studies to promote research work at the Faculty of Agriculture.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, World News, Ghana, Africa, Netherlands, South Africa, Life, Food, Vegetables

Hack a day

Goes Retro in a Computer Museum

Our friends over at Hack42 in the Netherlands decided to have some fun with their computer museum.

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Related Topix: Computers, Netherlands, World News

Sun Apr 06, 2014

CiteULike

Home visits for frail older people: a qualitative study on the needs...

Home visits for frail older people: a qualitative study on the needs and preferences of frail older people and their informal caregivers.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Newsday

Uncovering a WW2 commandos' site

An archaeological dig, which will last for several months, is due to start at a World War 2 commando training site in the Highlands this weekend.

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Related Topix: Anthropology, Archaeology, Science, Highland County, Scotland, United Kingdom, World News, Netherlands,

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