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Biophysical Characterization of the Underappreciated and Important...

From the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom ; Laboratory of Cardiovascular Science, National Institute on Aging-Intramural Research Program, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD ; K.G. Jebsen Center of Exercise in Medicine at Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway ; Laboratory of Biomedical Sciences and Information Management, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan ; and Biological Physics Group, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom .


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Mon Sep 15, 2014

New Report Available: Agder Energi AS - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile

The company generates, distributes and sells energy. Its business area includes energy solutions , reliable power distribution, electrical contract, investments, and district heating.


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Daily Mail

Five-year-old girl sleepwalks more than three miles from her home...

MH370 pilot switched off oxygen supply to kill himself in the SIXTH example of 'suicide flights', according to Kiwi Airlines boss American Bitcoin exchange CEO, 28, researched suicide methods before jumping from a Singapore high-rise due to 'work and personal issues' Five-year-old girl sleepwalks more than three miles from her home before police find her wearing just a pair of boots in freezing Norway A five-year-old girl slept walk more than three miles from her home in northern Norway before police found her shivering in just a pair of boots.


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Ole Kristiansen - Copenhagen Summer Time 2014

This new edit from Ole Kristiansen is beyond dialed! The last 45 seconds of it had me repeating "damn" so much that you would have thought that I had "Ole Kristiansen from Bergen, Norway set out for filming a few days in Denmark and here's what went down.


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Child Sleepwalks Three Miles After Dreaming House Was on Fire

A four-year-old girl in Norway reportedly sleepwalked more than three miles Sunday night after dreaming her house was on fire. The girl, who was being watched by her aunt while her mother was on vacation, wasn't discovered until 6:30 Monday morning, wearing only her underwear and a pair of boots.


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Scottish separatists revisit an oil-fueled playbook from Norway

As the Scots contemplate breaking away from Britain, London is busy reminding them of the great uncertainties and grave responsibilities that would accompany independence. There's no shortage of politicians and economists who view the monumental task of statehood as a powerful antidote to Scotland's romantic yearning to be free from the whims of Whitehall.


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NORWAY: Thai Union Frozen acquires King Oscar

The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of the year. It is expected to increase TUF's group revenues by 2%.


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Four-year-old sleepwalks 5km from home

A four-year-old Norwegian girl has terrified her family by sleepwalking over 5km to a nearby town on a stormy night, wearing just her underwear and a pair of thin boots. Police found the girl unharmed in the town of Honningsvag on the northern island of Mageroeya after locals called at 06:30 on Monday, the Finnmark Dagblad reports .


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PhysOrg Weblog

New study looks at improving vaccine awareness

The best medical therapies won't do much good if the public abstains from using them. Resistance to life-saving interventions may have a variety of root causes, particularly if the biotechnology involved is new and poorly understood in the non-medical community.


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York Press

Archbishop of York welcomes Porvoo church leaders to palace

THE Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu will welcome more than 40 Porvoo Church Leaders to a meeting at Bishopthorpe Palace this week. Dr Sentamu and Bishop Helga Haugland Byfuglien, presiding Bishop of the Church of Norway, will deliver Bible Studies on the theme Towards Greater Unity and Closer Fellowship.


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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Washington Post

Northern Lights

The Northern Lights put on quite a show Friday night as the second of two solar flare-induced geomagnetic storms peaked . While overcast skies made the aurora tough to see in many parts of the northern U.S., New England, in particular, got an amazing display of color.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Gallery of the week's best royal style

Princess Madeleine, the Countess of Wessex and Princess Mette-Marit of Norway: Gallery of the week's best royal style Sweden's royal ladies turned heads this week at a glittering event held by the World Childhood Foundation, the charity set up by Queen Silvia . Princess Victoria and her sister Princess Madeleine , who were accompanied by their respective husbands Prince Daniel and Chris O'Neill, both showed off sweeping black lace gowns as they made their entrance at the gala dinner.


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The essential A to Z of Roald Dahl

It's Roald Dahl Day on Saturday and we're celebrating with a splendiferous A to Z of the Cardiff-born author Roald always seemed like a funny name for a British author to have, but baby Roald was named for polar explorer Roald Amundsen, a national hero in Norway at the time, where Roald's parents were from. It's been said that the family, including Roald's sisters Astri, Alfhild and Else, spoke Norwegian at home, and Roald mentions Norway in many of his books, most notably The Witches, where the main character goes to live with his Norwegian grandmother.


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Normalization of relations with Russia - one of main issues for Georgia

Normalization of relations with Russia is one of the main issues for Georgia, Georgian Parliament's Chairman Davit Usupashvili said in Oslo, Norway on Sept. 12. He made the remarks at a meeting with the Dutch Senate's President Ankie Broekers-Knol, held as part of the European Conference of Presidents of Parliaments in Oslo.


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The Daily Record

Kind villagers save newly-weds' big day after coach company leaves 100 guests stranded

NORWEGIANS Marianne Krog-Sand and Ottar Alme organised their dream wedding in Argyll and friends and relatives flew over from their homeland. Norwegians Marianne Krog-Sand and Ottar Alme organised their dream wedding in Argyll and friends and relatives flew over from their homeland.


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The Independent

Simon Calder: The light programme with a possible repeat

Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer. He became The Independent's Travel Correspondent in 1994, and is known as "the Man Who Pays His Way" because he does not accept free travel facilities.


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Business Wire

Clas Ohlson Opens New Store in Halden, Norway

Clas Ohlson has signed a contract regarding a new store in Hovleriet Senter, Halden, Norway. The retail space will amount to 1,600 square metres.


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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Daily Kos

Peace, Potatoes, and Pox

The population of Norway exploded in the 19th century, mostly because people didn't die as quickly or as soon as they did in the 18th century. As a result, there were too many people living on not enough land.


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Hereford Times

Cole's duck is first across the line

THE winning business duck in this year's City of Hereford Rotary Club's duck race was Chris Cole Electricals and Chris is seen receiving his case of champagne from President Judy Bolton. Chris has been a regular supporter of the Duck race and he is also involved in fund raising for Alzheimer's every year, helping in the organisation of a golf Am Am which raises around A 15,000.


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Travel + Leisure

The Shetland Islands' Independent Streak

From a headland atop 4,500-year-old ruins, I watch the rain sweep past a flock of floating razorbills and fall softly onto the surrounding green. Much of this site-mysteriously abandoned in the 16th century and rediscovered only after a storm exposed it in the 1890s-was lost to the ocean.


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