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Saturday Jul 19 | RedOrbit

Researchers Provide New View Of Mount Rainier's...

A new, detailed image of the volcanic plumbing beneath Mt. Rainier has been created by a group of researchers from the University of Utah, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, the College of New Jersey and the University of Bergen, Norway.


Related Topix: Mount Rainier, MD, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Norway, World News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Station Design: The Coolest Fire Stations on Earth

Ted Galante, who spoke at the Station Design Confernce during Firehouse Expo, shared some of the best designed stations around the world.


Related Topix: Galveston, TX, Norway, World News, Germany

European Journal of Human Genetics

Prevalence, prenatal diagnosis and clinical features of...

Tel: +385 1 4600 107; Fax: +385 1 4600 160; E-mail: Oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum is a complex developmental disorder characterised mainly by anomalies of the ear, hemifacial microsomia, epibulbar dermoids and vertebral anomalies.


Related Topix: Norway, World News, Croatia, Genetics, Medicine

Wed Jul 16, 2014


New view of Rainier's volcanic plumbing

By measuring how fast Earth conducts electricity and seismic waves, a University of Utah researcher and colleagues made a detailed picture of Mount Rainier's deep volcanic plumbing and partly molten rock that will erupt again someday.


Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, University of Utah, Norway, World News, Geology, Science

Fri Jul 11, 2014

USA Today

And the godmother of the first Viking Ocean ship is...

And the godmother of the first Viking Ocean ship isa Trude Drevland, the mayor of Bergen, Norway, will be godmother of Viking's first ocean ship.


Related Topix: Norway, Europe, World News, Italy,

Slate Magazine

You Don't Have to Move to Scandinavia

If you lived here, in colorful and idyllic Bergen, Norway, you'd reap the welfare benefits funded by the high cost of living.


Related Topix: Norway, World News, Life, Food, Fast Food, Social Security, Personal Finance


A Dark Side of Subcortical Diffusion-Weighted Lesions?:...

From the Departments of Neurology and Radiology , Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway; Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway ; and Centre of Age-Related Medicine, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway .


Related Topix: Norway, World News,

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Advocate

Community column for July 11, 2014

Author Tom Aswell spoke of his discoveries about Louisiana's contributions to rock and roll in his book, "Louisiana Rocks: The True Genesis of Rock and Roll," when the Friendship Force of Baton Rouge held its quarterly meeting June 26 at CafA© Americain.


Related Topix: Baton Rouge, LA, Norway, World News

Weekday Magazine

Abdullah Holds Powerful Cards In Afghan Election Crisis

Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah says he won the election and he will "not accept a fraudulent result, not today, not tomorrow, never."


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Social Software, Norway, Hamid Karzai

Mon Jul 07, 2014


A Genome-Wide Association Study in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary...

There is considerable variability in the susceptibility of smokers to develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease .


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Genetics, Norway, World News, Biology, Science, Lung Cancer

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Free Republic

Lying with Statistics: The National Climate Assessment Falsely Hypes Ice Loss ...

If you trust the National Climate Assessment , you'll think, 'Very fast!' And that's intentional.


Related Topix: Norway, World News

Dear Kitty

Which blackbird sings best, contest

Common Blackbird sings loudly from a tree, drops to the ground to poke for grub, then switches to a barely audible twittering song, as if singing to itself.


Related Topix: Norway, World News

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Star Tribune

Classical music: Andrew Litton, the face of Sommerfest

Andrew Litton has become the face of Sommerfest, the Minnesota Orchestra's midsummer festival of Central European music.


Related Topix: Weather, Norway, World News, Symphony, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 02, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

A need for more music therapists in psychiatric health care

Music can help those without the means to express themselves to communicate. There is a need for more music therapists in psychiatric health care, says researcher Karin MA ssler at Uni Research in Bergen, Norway.


Related Topix: Norway, World News, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Walking through Bergen, Norway, a summer getaway

For a relatively small city Bergen has a surprising variety of attractions for visitors, most of them within a short walk of the Torget, the broad avenue that fixes the north end of the harbor.


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

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Science Daily

Early traumas and young people's reactions to terror

Adolescents can have post-traumatic stress reactions even when not directly affected by terrorist attacks.


Related Topix: Norway, World News, Education Etc.

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Visiting Medieval Hansa merchants in Bergen, Norway

Trade often trends to monopoly and that was as true in medieval times as today. Northern Germans merchants from the Baltic coast joined forces in the 13th to the 17th centuries to capture trade throughout northern Europe, and one of their greatest hubs was at Bergen in Norway.


Related Topix: Norway, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Norway Travel, Bergen, Norway Travel