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  1. Paving the way for Exascale computingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Electronic Engineering Times Asia

    They picked that country for two main reasons, both related to power management: cheap electricity and a cold climate. The seawater is used to cool the data centre - it's located in a former paper mill which has 1 4 mile seawater tunnels which are just the ticket for piping in coolant to the data centre heat transfer units - straight from the Bay of Finland.

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  2. OSCE Parliamentary Assembly annual session date releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trend

    The date of the annual session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly has been released, said the press release posted Mar.29 on the website of the OSCE PA. The 24th Annual Session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly will be held in Helsinki, Finland on 5-9 July 2015.

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  3. Evergrey @ Henry's Pub Kuopio 27.3.2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Randomfire

    Finally! Three years without seeing Evergrey live was much too long and luckily they finally published a new album and started touring with Finland once again being the starting point. This time they also made it further east than last time, but still not all the way to our home turf.

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  4. Finland and the Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Switched

    ... what most people in the U.S. are saying about the Common Core : "This could be the holy grail of education reform." Finland changes its National Core Curriculum (NCC) every few years. While teachers and even students and their parents may want to ...

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  5. Minnesota Wild Player Feature: Mikael GranlundRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Gone Puck Wild

    ... and a coveted spot on the top line for Minnesota, a spot once held by Captain Mikko Koivu . The 23 year-old Oulu Finland native is a Restricted Free Agent come season's end. He's responsible for some of the most memorable and exciting goals in Wild ...

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  6. Finland's Schools Are Overhauling The Way They Do Things. Here's HowRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Switched

    Finland's education system, often held up as an exemplary model for the rest of the world, is on the verge of making some major changes. For years, Finland has led the pack in international test scores, becoming a source of fascination for education policymakers and experts .

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  7. American soccer player Freddy Adu signs with 11th team in as many yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sporting News

    ... career with the one club, Santos of Brazil. Adu, 25, will play for his 11th club in his 11th year after turning pro. Finland's club Kuopion Palloseura announced it signed Adu to a one-year deal. The transaction will go through as long as Adu passes ...

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  8. Freddy Adu signs for KuPS in Finland, isn't coming to MLSRead the original story

    Yesterday | Once A Metro

    The nomadic Freddy Adu has a new club: Kuopion Palloseura in the Veikkausliiga, also known as KuPS which plays in the Finnish Premier League. Big news out of Finland: Kuopion Palloseura have signed Freddy Adu to a one-year deal.

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  9. Freddy Adu to Kuopion Palloseura: Latest Contract Details and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    Former USA international and football prodigy Freddy Adu has signed a one-year deal with Finland's Kuopion Palloseura, as reported by the club's official Twitter account: The 25-year-old forward had been a free agent since late 2014, when Serbian club Jagodina decided not to renew his contract after Adu only made one appearance for the club. Palloseura play in Finland's top division, the Veikkausliiga, finishing the 2014 season in seventh place.

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  10. How music improves brain functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RedOrbit

    While previous studies have found that listening to music has a positive impact on a person's cognitive ability and brain function, the molecular mechanisms responsible for these benefits had remained unclear - until now. Researchers from the Haartman Institute Department of Medical Genetics at the University of Helsinki in Finland, the University of the Arts' Sibelius Academy and the Aalto University Department of Information and Computer Science investigated the effect of a musical performance on the gene expression profiles of professional musicians.

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  11. Former USA international Freddy Adu signs one-year deal with Finnish side Kuopion PalloseuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    The Football Manager legend has put pen to paper with the club from Kuopio, who play in Finland's top flight The former USA international, who has struggled to meet expectations since bursting onto the scene as a teenager with DC United, has penned a one-year deal with the Kuopio outfit. It is the 11th club of the Football Manager legend's career and comes after short-lived spells with Bahia in Brazil and Serbian side Jagodina.

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  12. Saunas, sausages and seats: What preoccupies travel journalists on the goRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    Not so long ago, your travel status was about where you had been. Now, it's about what happens along the way - which apps you used, whether you got upgraded, what you thought of the airline lounge.

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  13. Festivals beckon fans of Elvis, VW buses, 'Star Trek,' phone-throwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Air Guitar World Championships contestants compete for prizes and this year will celebrate the event's 20th anniversary in Oulu, Finland. Air Guitar World Championships contestants compete for prizes and this year will celebrate the event's 20th anniversary in Oulu, Finland.

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  14. New Recording: Red Piano Records to Release the Debut Recording From: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | All About Jazz

    ... we became music and sound." -Leo Genovese More on Frank Carlberg and Leo Genovese Originally a native of Helsinki, Finland, Frank Carlberg has carved himself quite a niche in the New York City jazz community. As a leader, he has released almost ...

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  15. Are twins still 'twins' when one twin exercises and the other doesn't?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... motor control and coordination. The study, by researchers at the University of Jyvaskyla and other institutions in Finland, involved several pairs of identical twins and showed that the differences in their bodies and brains had developed over just ...

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  16. Playing Music By Professional Musicians Activates Genes For Learning and MemoryRead the original story

    Friday | Bioscience Technology

    Music performance is known to induce structural and functional changes to the human brain and enhance cognition. However, the molecular mechanisms underlying music performance have been so far unexplored.

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  17. Afarak Group Annual Report 2014 PublishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    The report is available in English in electronic format on the Company's website at www.afarak.com. The Report by the Board of Directors, the Financial Statements 2014, the Auditor's Report, the Corporate Governance Statement and the Remuneration Report are published as separate PDF files in Finnish on the Company's website.

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  18. 14 Magic Moments travelling Welsh football fans will never forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNetwork

    ... to Moscow came at the end of what had been a long Euro 2004 campaign. Wales had ridden a roller-coaster, winning in Finland and beating Italy but were ultimately edged into the play-offs and made to face the mighty Russians for a place in Portugal. ...

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  19. Committees of the Valmet's Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    ... the meetings of Valmet's Board of Directors as the personnel representative elected by Valmet's personnel groups in Finland. She will participate in the meetings of Valmet's Board of Directors as an invited expert, and her term of office is the same ...

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  20. Resolutions of the Annual General Meeting of Valmet CorporationRead the original story

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    ... the dividend record date of March 31, 2015 are registered in the company's shareholders' register held by Euroclear Finland Ltd. The dividends will be paid on April 10, 2015. Composition of the Board of Directors The Annual General Meeting confirmed ...

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