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  1. 'Our Worst Nightmare'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Sun

    'Our worst nightmare.' That's how a 'senior official' in the Obama administration, quoted by The Financial Times, describes the White House fear that not only might the Scots quit the United Kingdom but that Britain would then quit the European Union.


  2. Good wall lizard newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Dear Kitty

    This video is about counting wall lizards along the railroad to Lanaken in Belgium, near Maastricht in Limburg province in the Netherlands. During the renovation of a railway line in Maastricht in 2008 the wall lizard was taken into account.


  3. Making Camp: Germans at Vise a few miles north-west of LiegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South Wales Argus

    The statement attributed to a high authority, that the war will be over in a certain time, the exact duration was specified, but we refrain from quoting it, finds but little support in the present situation as far as it's is discernible. If operations are proceeding, of which officially we yet know nothing, we may learn in time upon what the optimistic forecast is based, but the endeavour to keep us temporarily in the dark has certainly more or less succeeded.


  4. Blimey! Where is the plane?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Halstead Gazette

    Flights to and from the airport were delayed by up to two-and-ahalf hours as misty weather made flying difficult. An easyJet flight to Palma, Majorca, due to leave at 7am, only left at 9.30am, while flights to Amsterdam, in the Netherlands, Munster, in Germany, Maastricht in Belgium, and Dublin were also delayed.


  5. Spain, Belgium May Block Scottish EU Bid Over Fears of Rewarding Secessionist MovementsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 |

    Scotland's bid to join the European Union as an independent nation could be blocked by Members of the European Parliament if the new Scottish government insists on keeping British-gained opt-outs from the Euro and on open borders, and the VAT rebate, EurActiv has reported. Leaders of the 'Yes' campaign for Scottish independence have previously indicated that they will seek to undertake a twin negotiation with Brussels and London if they win the referendum on Thursday, with the intention of having Scotland both leave the UK and join the EU on the same day in 2016.


  6. Ancient Flying Beast Named After 'Avatar' CreatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Switched

    If those bizarre flying dragons that carried around blue humanoids in the 2009 science fiction film " Avatar " were real, they likely would have been descendants of this ancient flying reptile: After all, this newly discovered species of pterosaur, which sported a strange pouch and blade-like crest along its jaw, was named after the movie: meet " Ikrandraco avatar ." "The head structure is similar in this pterosaur to the Ikran in 'Avatar ,'" Xiaolin Wang, a paleontologist at the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing and one of the researchers who discovered the species, told Reuters.


  7. Celebrating the joy of shopping on a festive cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    F rom festive town centres to illuminated caves, stock up on Christmas goodies in style while cruising and France, Belgium, Germany and Holland. From traditional stocking fillers to delicious food fare seek out the unique and unusual.


  8. Patrick van Caeckenbergh Joins Lehmann MaupinRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 |

    Lehmann Maupin today announces its representation of Patrick van Caeckenbergh . The gallery will present the artist's debut exhibition in New York in the autumn of 2015.


  9. Thresholds for Conventional and Home Blood Pressure by Sex and Age in ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Circulation

    From the Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, KU Leuven Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences , Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization , and Graduate School of Medicine , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; Population Studies Unit, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland ; Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland ; Centro de NefrologA a and Departamento de FisiopatologA a, Hospital de ClA nicas, Universidad de la RepAoblica, Montevideo, Uruguay ; the AsociaciA3n EspaA ola Primera de Socorros Mutuos, Montevideo, Uruguay ; Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University ... (more)


  10. New Species Of Massive Dinosaur Discovered In AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Switched

    First, one group of scientists announced they had uncovered one of the largest dinosaurs known to man , and now another has announced the discovery of a new "titanosaur" species in Africa. The enormous herbivore, called Rukwatitan bisepultus , is estimated to have weighed as much as several elephants and, as indicated by the to-scale reconstruction below, likely stretched 30 feet from head to tail.


  11. The Pros and Cons of Scottish IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Mashable

    Scottish citizens will vote on whether to split from the United Kingdom on Sept. 18, and some surprising polls at the weekend have shown that Scottish independence is a real possibility for the first time.


  12. Ian Tuttle: For Queen and CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | National Review Online

    The United Kingdom has long prided itself on its distinctness - temperamental, political, cultural - from Europe, but Manent's Continental confusion crept across the Channel in the later decades of the 20th century, prompting even the Brits to sign onto the Treaty of Maastricht. But a vocal portion of the U.K. has always been skeptical of the grand project being undertaken in Belgium.


  13. Meet Dreadnoughtus, The 'Astoundingly Huge' Dinosaur Discovered In ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Switched

    Argentinian team led by Drexel University's Kenneth Lacovara, PhD, excavated the skeleton of Dreadnoughtus schrani from southern Patagonia over four field seasons from 2005 through 2009. The completeness and articulated nature of the two skeletons they found are evidence that these individuals were buried in sediments rapidly before their bodies fully decomposed.


  14. Quinn claims independent Scotland would face EU axeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 |

    Alex Salmond First Minister of Scotland and Alistair Darling chairman of Better Together take part in a live television debate by the BBC in the Kelvingrove Art Galleries Former government Minister Ruairi Quinn has intervened in the Scottish independence referendum - claiming that Scotland would be blocked from being part of the European Union if ... (more)


  15. Inflammation and Neovascularization Intertwined in Atherosclerosis:...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Circulation

    From the Cambridge Vascular Unit and University Department of Radiology , Cambridge University Hospitals National Health Service Foundation Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Cardiovascular Research Center, Cardiology Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA ; Advanced Microscopy Unit, Department of Genetics and Cell ... (more)


  16. The Anthropocene Part 1: Tracking Human-Induced Catastrophe On A Planetary ScaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 |

    For almost 30 years, we geologists have been having a debate about what Geologic Epoch we find ourselves in right now.


  17. Five reasons why solo travel should be on your bucket listRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 |

    In college, I stayed in hostels, ate strange foods and slept in trains when I traveled to the Netherlands, Germany and France by myself.


  18. Picture perfect Retirement plans come into focus for local...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Like many other baby boomers, Charlie Badalati had a plan for his retirement. And, again, like many boomers, the realities of life interfered with the picture in his head and he had to switch to Plan B. Badalati, who always worked for someone else, is now his own boss - and he's loving it.


  19. Amazing Race rejects keep climbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    Jennifer Foden Wilson contemplates the scenery from the side of a mountain on her Amazing Race trip to Europe.


  20. Flashback: 1993 US Gov't Stoned Driving StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2013 | High Times

    One subject on the minds of the public and policy makers as marijuana becomes re-legalized is the topic of so-called " stoned driving ."