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5 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

Genetic Anticipation: Bad News Is Good News For Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy

In biology, anticipation is the term for genetic diseases caused by an abnormal repeat in DNA that becomes more severe with each new generation.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, World News

9 hrs ago | Goal.com

Benfica 2-0 Olhanense: Lima lands Eagles Primeira Liga title

April 20, 2014 6:00 PM BST EstA dio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica - Lisboa Referee:‬ Carlos Miguel Taborda Xistra The Brazilian attacker struck twice in four second-half minutes at the Estadio da Luz to propel Jorge Jesus' quadruple-chasers seven points clear with just two rounds remaining Lima scored a quick-fire double as Benfica reclaimed the ... (more)

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13 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Trans-Atlantic kayaker arrives in New Smyrna Beach New Smyrna Beach...

To the cheers of hundreds of supporters on the water in kayaks and on land holding signs, Polish adventurer Aleksander "Olek" Doba paddled into New Smyrna Beach Marina on Saturday after a more than 6,000-mile journey across the vast Atlantic Ocean alone in a kayak.

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Related Topix: New Smyrna Beach, FL, World News, Port Orange, FL, Volusia County, FL, Edgewater, FL

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Python

checklists 0.4.2

Checklists ========== Checklists is a reusable, Django app containing a full featured model and an admin site for building web applications for managing and publishing checklists of birds.

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Rolling Rains Report

Alex et Jacqueline Glyn

The U.S. Access Board has launched new online guides on the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Standards and the See the story behind the disability rights action in Lisbon Portugal that has gone viral from Lisboa Acessivel.Staged in the Duke Using Brazil's first national study on domestic tourism by travelers with disabilities this ... (more)

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Falmouth Packet

Crusiing from Falmouth starts next week as Funchal sets off for the sun

Cruising from Falmouth starts next week with the arrival of the cruise ship Funchal, which will embark passengers at the docks for her cruise "South to the Sun".

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Related Topix: World News, Travel, Europe, Spain, Europe Travel, Spain Travel, Portugal Travel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Examiner.com

Portugal's secret coast: vacation attractions in the western Algarve

Sagres, on Portugal's southwest corner, proves that the Algarve is a lot more than just a pretty beach.

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

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Trans-Atlantic kayaker reaches Port Canaveral, just days away from...

Appearing weather-beaten but determined, trans-Atlantic kayaker Aleksander "Olek" Doba paddled into Port Canaveral on Thursday night and vowed he will be in New Smyrna Beach within days.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Marine News

Van Oord acquires 100% control of Dravo

Van Oord has acquired all shares of its Spanish subsidiary Dravo S.A. Dravo S.A. has been owned, since 1987, by Van Oord and the Spanish company Dragados S.A. , a subsidiary of ACS, the largest Spanish infrastructure contractor.

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Related Topix: Madrid, NY, Lisbon, NY, World News, Spain,

The Independent

48 Hours In: Lisbon

This charming capital, which combines sea views, steep hills and old-world manners with a vibrant nightlife, is a joy to visit, says Mary Lussiana Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Related Topix: World News, Lisbon, Portugal Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, Portugal Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel

Journal of Medical Internet Research

Executive Functioning in Alcoholics Following an mHealth Cognitive...

Alcohol abuse has also been related to brain dysfunction specifically in the prefrontal cortex.

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Related Topix: Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

American Airlines trims international flight schedule for CLT

CLT will gain seasonal flights to four European destinations in the coming weeks, one of those being Barcelona, Spain, pictured here.

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Belgium, Greater Manchester County, England, United Kingdom

WPTV Local News

Europe to Florida by kayak: Man nears finish

Doba, 67, isn't making the record-setting transatlantic trip for money, but because it's on his bucket list, a friend waiting for his arrival in North America said.

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Related Topix: World News, Poland, New Smyrna Beach, FL

Anna.aero

Jet2.com adds another route to Madeira

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The Island Packet

Interns getting big-time experience this week at Harbour Town

Jose Lobao speaks with his wife and 4-year-old son whenever he can, often on Skype, the online video service.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Motorsport: Stanaway back in single-seaters

Richie Stanaway showed good pace in GP3 testing at Jerez, Spain, over the weekend.

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National Public Radio

In Portugal, A Sales Receipt May Be Your Ticket To Win Big

It's an effort to curb tax evasion and raise revenue. A customer pays a vendor for her purchases at Feira da Ladra flea market in Lisbon, Portugal, in October 2013.A The government has introduced a "Lucky Receipts" lottery to encourage people to ask for receipts - which will automatically be entered into a national lottery for fancy new cars.

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WNED

In Portugal, A Sales Receipt May Be Your Ticket To Win Big

In a tiny, 100-year-old bar, Nuno GonA alves pours out short glasses of ginja - a Portuguese sweet cherry liqueur - for his customers, mostly old men in flat caps.

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All About Jazz

Mario Franco

MA rio Franco Born in 1965, he started music lessons at the age of 4 in Centro de Estudos Gregorianos.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

John Locke Foundation

US Airways reduces Brussels and Lisbon service

Before its merger with American Airlines was approved, US Airways announced plans to add daily summer-seasonal service to four additional destinations in Europe this summer: Manchester, England; Brussels, Belgium; Lisbon, Portugal, and Barcelona, Spain.

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