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PhysOrg
Modelling water uptake in wood opens up new design frameworkWater on wood. Credit: CCO image Analytical approach could accelerate the devel
Modelling water uptake in wood opens up new design framework
PhysOrg / Posted 20 hours ago
Water on wood. Credit: CCO image Analytical approach could accelerate the development of new preservation treatments delivering environmental benefits and help in the design of bio-inspired smart actuators. Wood is a highly complex biological system... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Music and silencethe International Silent Film Festival ups the ante in showcasing Filipino musi
Music and silence
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
the International Silent Film Festival ups the ante in showcasing Filipino musicians. José María Fons Guardiola, cultural department head of Instituto Cervantes, told Bulletin Entertainment in an interview, “It is simply about making things more... Read more
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PhysOrg
1400 km of optical fiber connect optical clocks in France and GermanyMetrological optical fiber link between LNE-SYRTE in Paris, France and PTB in B
1400 km of optical fiber connect optical clocks in France and Germany
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
Metrological optical fiber link between LNE-SYRTE in Paris, France and PTB in Braunschweig, Germany, connected in Strasbourg. The overall link length is 1400 km. Credit: Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt In the past few years, optical atomic... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
GPS Welcomes Eight New Faculty And StaffSchool announces new faculty and staff for the 2016-17 school year. Three class
GPS Welcomes Eight New Faculty And Staff
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
School announces new faculty and staff for the 2016-17 school year. Three classroom teachers joined the World Languages department, and five new employees add their talents to the business, admission, and communication and marketing areas. New... Read more
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Daily News
Running in the family...zeal to succeed runs in his family. His father, J Lokuge, is a lecturer at the
Running in the family...
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
zeal to succeed runs in his family. His father, J Lokuge, is a lecturer at the Polytechnic of Seychelles. His mother, Pradeepa Samarasinghe, is the principal of Devi Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo. His sister, Methsarani, not only topped the IGCSE... Read more
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The Scientist
The Genes Underlying Autism Are Coming Into Focusinto his office at the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle. The girl had b
The Genes Underlying Autism Are Coming Into Focus
The Scientist / Posted 23 days ago
into his office at the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle. The girl had been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, and Bernier had invited the family in to discuss the results of a genetic analysis his collaborator, geneticist Evan... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Hear the butter sing Celebrating appetite with Chef Têtedoieto Chef Christian Têtedoie. “You may be born a rooster, but you can become a c
Hear the butter sing Celebrating appetite with Chef Têtedoie
Manila Standard Today / Posted 24 days ago
to Chef Christian Têtedoie. “You may be born a rooster, but you can become a chef,” said Tê­tedoie, a native of Lyon, France where he has seven restaurants, including an eponymous flagship. “Even if you have an innate sense of cooking, you... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
French mistress of the Nileminister of culture. The campaign successfully resulted in saving the unique m
French mistress of the Nile
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
minister of culture. The campaign successfully resulted in saving the unique monuments of Nubia from being submerged under the waters of Lake Nasser created by the Aswan High Dam. Among the helpers of this amazing project was the French... Read more
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Times of Malta
Maltese breakthrough for treatment of motor neurone diseasesMaltese researchers have made a breakthrough discovery that could be crucial fo
Maltese breakthrough for treatment of motor neurone diseases
Times of Malta / Posted 30 days ago
Maltese researchers have made a breakthrough discovery that could be crucial for the development of treatment for motor neurone diseases such as ALS, which so far have no cure. The finding was made by testing fruit flies with motor neurone... Read more

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