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3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Dr. Helmut Clemens Receives the Honda Prize 2014 for Contributions in ...

The Honda Foundation, a public-interest incorporated foundation created by Honda Motor's founder Soichiro Honda and his younger brother Benjiro Honda, is pleased to announce that the Honda Prize 2014[1] will be awarded to Dr. Helmut Clemens for his outstanding contributions and eminent achievements in the development of light-weight structural intermetallic[2] titanium aluminides, so-called y-TiAl based alloys. The alloys and the processing technology developed by the research group of Dr. Clemens and his R&D partners, including MTU Aero Engines, Germany's leading aero engine manufacturer, are considered as key elements to be used in the next generation of advanced low-emission and fuel-efficient combustion engines.

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7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Park Square to Present 33 VARIATIONS

Park Square continues its 2014-2015 season next month with Moiss Kaufman 's 33 VARIATIONS. The acclaimed author of Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde and The Laramie Project explores genius, obsession and the ability to connect against all odds.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

TrekEarth

Vienna

Vienna [viE n], Austro-Bavarian: Wean) is the capital and largest city of Austria, and one of the nine states of Austria. Vienna is Austria's primary city, with a population of about 1.757 million[5] , and its cultural, economic, and political centre.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Study shows users of insulin pumps are at 29 percent lower risk of...

A study of more than 18,000 patients with type 1 diabetes has shown that use of insulin pumps to administer insulin rather than treatment with multiple daily insulin injections results in a 29% reduction in all-cause mortality and 43% reduction in the risk of fatal cardiovascular disease . The study is presented at the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes in Vienna, Austria, and was prepared by Dr Soffia GudbjA rnsdottir, University of Gothenburg, Sweden and colleagues.

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Examiner.com

Outgoing Turkish Consul General on visiting Turkey for fashion, food, fun

How do you let people across an ocean and a continent know how wonderful it is to visit your country? Turkey knows - they put on a fabulous party each year in Chicago. As a way to raise awareness of the treasures of Turkey, this year the 12th annual family-friendly Turkish American Festival took place at Pioneer Court at 401 N. Michigan - the place where the first Chicagoans settled.

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Reuters

Fake Picasso anyone? Austrian police search for fraud victims

Art lovers who suspect they might have bought forged Pablo Picasso paintings should contact the Austrian police, who are looking for victims of a Serbian art fraud gang. The group operated out of a Viennese cafe, offering clients several fake Picassos, along with forged certificates of authenticity, police in the Austrian capital said on Tuesday.

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Computer Weekly

Austrian researchers tackle cloud integration security challenge

Software developers will find it increasingly difficult to maintain software quality in cloud-based projects, due to the complexity inherent in their environments. According to the latest results of a project by the Austrian Science Fund FWF , , unexpected weaknesses can suddenly emerge even in mature, successful cloud projects.

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Tehran Times

Austrian pianist to perform in Tehran

He will also play "Variations on a Theme of Bach" by Hungarian composer Franz Liszt, "Poems of 1917" by the American composer Leo Ornstein and some pieces by Austrian composer Gerhard Schedl. Born to a Viennese family of musicians, Gottlieb Wallisch was accepted by the Vienna University for Music and Performing Arts at six years old.

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Live Science

Suicide Contagion: How the Media Can Help Fight It

Brian Dyak is president, CEO and co-founder of the Entertainment Industries Council , and executive producer of EICnetwork.tv. Dyak contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .

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Asia Times

the Bear's Lair Viennese peace twirl

THE BEAR'S LAIR Viennese peace twirl By Martin Hutchinson The bicentenary of the Congress of Vienna, organized to settle the questions outstanding from the 22-year Napoleonic Wars, is a slightly uncertain date. The Congress itself opened officially on October 1, 1814, and the Final Act was signed on June 9, 1815.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

International Business Times

Billionaire Richard Lugner and 24-year Old Playboy Model Cathy Schmit Ties The Knot

True love knows no age. Despite their 57-year age gap, billionaire Richard Lugner, 81 and his 24-year old girlfriend, Cathy Schmitz, married on Saturday in Austria.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Study shows consumption of high-fat dairy products is associated with ...

New research presented at this year's annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes in Vienna, Austria, shows that people with the highest consumption of high-fat dairy products have a 23% lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes than those with the lowest consumption . The research is by Dr Ulrika Ericson, Lund University Diabetes Center, MalmA , Sweden, and colleagues.

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Austrian Times

Viennese Jihad Girl May Have Been Killed

Austrian police say that one of the two attractive young teenage girls who fled the country to go to Syria to fight on the side of Islamic rebels may have been killed. Last week it was revealed that the girls' flight from their families in the Austrian capital Vienna to Syria had made them an inspiration for other girls to do the same.

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PR-inside.com

New Market Report: Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) - Financial ...

The company, along with its subsidiaries, provides various banking and other financial services for individuals, corporations and mid-market companies in Central and Eastern Europe . The company's portfolio of offerings includes financing and leasing services, investing services, hedging services, trade and export finance, investment banking services and cash management services.

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EurekAlert!

Think big! Bacteria breach cell division size limit

This is a scanning electron microscopy image of a Eubostrichus fertilis worm and its crescent-shaped bacterial partners arranged on its surface like the layers of an onion .... The life of a cell is straightforward: it doubles, divides in the middle and originates two identical daughter cells. Therefore, it has been long assumed that cells of the same kind are similarly sized and big cells cannot divide symmetrically.

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Hack a day

LEDs Turn This Paper Map into a Tram Tracker

Public transit can be a wonderful thing. It can also be annoying if the trains are running behind schedule.

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The Daily Star

UN nuclear chief urges Iran to address bomb concerns

Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukiya Amano of Japan in Vienna, Austria September 15, 2014. VIENNA: The head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog sought to put pressure on Iran Monday to address concerns about its suspected atomic bomb research, three weeks after Tehran failed to meet a deadline for providing information about the issue.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

New York Daily News

Austrian billionaire Richard Lugner, 81, marries Playboy model

Kim Kardashian , her mother Kris Jenner and their host Austrian businessman Richard Lugner arrive for the Vienna Opera Ball at the State Opera in Vienna, Austria, Feb. 27, 2014. An aged Austrian billionaire who once called Kim Kardashian "annoying" has married for the fifth time - to a 24-year-old Playboy model.

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Patch.com

Students from Monmouth County Attend International Music Festival in Vienna

Led by Colts Neck resident Dr. George Borisov, Golden Key International Music Festivals are designed to educate and inspire student musicians in order to help them unlock their musical potential by offering them opportunities to perform in the most prestigious concert halls, like Carnegie Hall in New York City, Ehrbar Hall in Vienna, and Theatre Champs-Elysees in Paris. This year's festival in Vienna did just that.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

PanArmenian Network

Armenian digital project 'CityBugs' wins European Youth Award

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian project 'CityBugs' was named among the winners of Europe's unique "Digital Creativity for Social Good" contest. Prof.

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