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Guardian Unlimited
Kanye West – The Life of Pablo review: 'You can see why his immodesty rubs people up the wrong way'The 21st century offers a panoply of options for the pop star wishing to launch
Kanye West – The Life of Pablo review: 'You can see why his immodesty rubs people up the wrong way'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 hours ago
The 21st century offers a panoply of options for the pop star wishing to launch their new album. They can do it in time-honoured style: working the interview circuit, touring hard, keeping their fingers crossed for good reviews. They can go for the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Jack C. Davis Observatory schedules Saturday presentations, lecComets, nuclear physics and Leonardo da Vinci are among the topics to be discus
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Jack C. Davis Observatory schedules Saturday presentations, lec
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 hours ago
Comets, nuclear physics and Leonardo da Vinci are among the topics to be discussed in the coming months at Western Nevada College’s Jack C. Davis Observatory. Professional lecturer Mike Thomas and Dr. Thomas Herring, a WNC physics professor and the... Read more
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NJ Biz
Close Up: Lorraine C. LangAn NJBIZ 'Close Up' look at Lorraine C. Lang, partner at Bernicker, Eiger & Lan
Close Up: Lorraine C. Lang
NJ Biz / Posted 9 hours ago
An NJBIZ 'Close Up' look at Lorraine C. Lang, partner at Bernicker, Eiger & Lang CPA LLC. What you do: Service small and medium-sized businesses as well as individuals in all aspects of the accounting profession, including tax preparation and... Read more
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Daily Star
You butter believe it: This is the answer to all our toast-spreading nightmaresEver binned a slice of toast because you've ripped it to shreds trying to layer
You butter believe it: This is the answer to all our toast-spreading nightmares
Daily Star / Posted 22 hours ago
Ever binned a slice of toast because you've ripped it to shreds trying to layer on rock-solid butter? In the winter the lump of fatty-salty goodness can be so hard that it won’t melt. We can get so hangry (hungry and angry) that we carve straight... Read more
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The Atlantic
Against ‘Humanism’Meryl Streep, at the Berlin film festival this week, was asked why—given #Oscar
Against ‘Humanism’
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
Meryl Streep, at the Berlin film festival this week, was asked why—given #OscarsSoWhite, given that it’s 2016, given that come on—she had convened an all-white panel to judge this year’s festival entrants. Invoking the rhetoric of an American... Read more
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Londonist
Get Your Hands On Leonardo's Gadgets At The Science MuseumLeonardo da Vinci needs no introduction. The Science Museum's new exhibition do
Get Your Hands On Leonardo's Gadgets At The Science Museum
Londonist / Posted yesterday
Leonardo da Vinci needs no introduction. The Science Museum's new exhibition does include one, but it's quick and cursory. This is a show that gets straight to the meat. And what a sumptuous banquet it is. Leonardo's notebooks were packed with... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Valentine's Day chocolates made by young Nottingham chocolatierNothing spells love like a box of chocolates. LYNETTE PINCHESS meets a young ch
Valentine's Day chocolates made by young Nottingham chocolatier
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Nothing spells love like a box of chocolates. LYNETTE PINCHESS meets a young chocolatier who has created a divine collection for Valentine's Day romantics It's not often that you open a box of chocolates and simply marvel at the sheer beauty of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Andy Furillo: Soccer helped Kennedy High girl overcome learning disorderThe soccer part looks easy for Jiovanna Mamola. She controls the midfield, musc
Andy Furillo: Soccer helped Kennedy High girl overcome learning disorder
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
The soccer part looks easy for Jiovanna Mamola. She controls the midfield, muscles through traffic, distributes the ball as she pleases, and if you give her space from as far as 35 yards, you better tell the keeper to prepare for a rocket. Mamola’s... Read more
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chroniclelive
Person killed after being hit by Newcastle to Edinburgh train and more breaking newsA train crosses the Royal Border Bridge in Berwick There’ll be love in the air
Person killed after being hit by Newcastle to Edinburgh train and more breaking news
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
A train crosses the Royal Border Bridge in Berwick There’ll be love in the air this Valentine’s Day...and it looks like there’ll be snow too. The Met Office has issued a yellow ‘be aware’ weather warning for snow on Sunday, February 14, which... Read more
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Daily Examiner
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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Northern Star
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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Queensland Times
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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News Mail
All you ever needed to know about the history of erectionsA DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of t
All you ever needed to know about the history of erections
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A DUTCH researcher has charted the history of the scientific understanding of the erection for the past 3000 years. Some of history's greatest minds - including Hippocrates, Aristotle, and Leonardo da Vinci - have sought to understand the mechanisms... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
George Christy Talks About Hillary Clinton, Mike Bloomberg, the Year of the Monkey and More!Bright red Chinese lanterns garlanded the courtyard and bright red spotlights d
George Christy Talks About Hillary Clinton, Mike Bloomberg, the Year of the Monkey and More!
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Bright red Chinese lanterns garlanded the courtyard and bright red spotlights danced along the façade. We were greeted by the Peninsula Beverly Hills Hotel’s parking wizard Jolene Taylor, as we joined the 200-plus guests celebrating the Lunar Year of... Read more
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EuroNews
Leonardo Da Vinci – the imagination and inventions of a geniusFrom winged flying machines and parachutes, to diving suits and giant crossbows
Leonardo Da Vinci – the imagination and inventions of a genius
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
From winged flying machines and parachutes, to diving suits and giant crossbows, London’s Science Museum is exploring the inner workings of Leonardo da Vinci. In total there are 39 historical models on display. They were originally constructed in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Mona Lisa is much older than thoughtAntonio De Beatis kept a diary during his grand tour of Europe, started on 9 Ma
The Mona Lisa is much older than thought
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
Antonio De Beatis kept a diary during his grand tour of Europe, started on 9 May 1517 together with his superior, Cardinal Luigi D'Aragona, a bastard with royal blood. The Cardinal was well known in Rome and Naples for being a great lover of the... Read more
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Slate
We Transcribed Every Single One of Kanye West’s “Rants” From the Yeezus Tour, for PosterityArts, entertainment, and more. The Gospel According to YeezusThe complete “ran
We Transcribed Every Single One of Kanye West’s “Rants” From the Yeezus Tour, for Posterity
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. The Gospel According to YeezusThe complete “rants” of Kanye West’s 2013 tour. In the year of our Lord 2013, Kanye West set out on a tour in support of his new album, Yeezus. Before he revealed the album, the famously... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Eight people facing trial over broken King Tut maskCAIRO, Egypt – Eight museum employees will be charged with negligence after a b
Eight people facing trial over broken King Tut mask
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO, Egypt – Eight museum employees will be charged with negligence after a botched reattachment of the beard on King Tutankhamun’s mask, Egyptian authorities said. King Tut’s burial mask is displayed at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo and is... Read more
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International Business Times
Watch Leonardo da Vinci's mechanical inventions come to life in a new Science Museum exhibition A new exhibition has started at the Science Museum in London, which showcases i
Watch Leonardo da Vinci's mechanical inventions come to life in a new Science Museum exhibition
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
A new exhibition has started at the Science Museum in London, which showcases intricate, accurate historical models based on Leonardo da Vinci's engineering design drawings. While Da Vinci is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of... Read more
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International Business Times
Why Leonardo da Vinci would have aced the internet cat craze Leonardo da Vinci may have been ahead of the curve in aerodynamics, anatomy and
Why Leonardo da Vinci would have aced the internet cat craze
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Leonardo da Vinci may have been ahead of the curve in aerodynamics, anatomy and mechanics, but he also possessed an incredible foresight for another modern staple: cat obsessions. In some of the last years of his life, Leonardo sat down, perhaps at... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Just open your eyes, ears, heart and mind’Johannesburg - Actress, writer and director Lizz Meiring was raised on travelli
‘Just open your eyes, ears, heart and mind’
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg - Actress, writer and director Lizz Meiring was raised on travelling. The love of travel has continued throughout her life and she is an unashamed culture vulture. First holiday memory? Sand in every part of my body. Sand in my mouth.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Catherine Opie's 700 Nimes Road review – LA's triple-threat shines like a diamondUsually people are the subject of Catherine Opie’s photography, even when there
Catherine Opie's 700 Nimes Road review – LA's triple-threat shines like a diamond
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
Usually people are the subject of Catherine Opie’s photography, even when there’s no one there. Her images of 700 Nimes Road are of a well-kept home and the rarefied belongings therein. But as we stumble through photos of sun-sparkled jewelry,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Happy Chinese New Year 2016! The Year of the Monkey kicks off in London and around the worldGerrard Street, in the Chinatown district of London ahead of celebrations to ma
Happy Chinese New Year 2016! The Year of the Monkey kicks off in London and around the world
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Gerrard Street, in the Chinatown district of London ahead of celebrations to mark Chinese New Year on February 14th It is expected to start at 10am, travelling along Charing Cross Road and Shaftesbury Avenue in the West End before reaching... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Magic, Science, Dinos Among Distractions During February School VacationDinosaurs rule this February vacation. See what else is happening around the st
Magic, Science, Dinos Among Distractions During February School Vacation
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
Dinosaurs rule this February vacation. See what else is happening around the state to keep your kids busy on their time off. >> The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven presents Dinosaur Days Saturday to Tuesday, Feb. 13 to 16, from... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Monkeys at Chessington World of Adventures celebrate Chinese New YearMonkeys at Chessington World of Adventures celebrated the Chinese New Year by h
Monkeys at Chessington World of Adventures celebrate Chinese New Year
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Monkeys at Chessington World of Adventures celebrated the Chinese New Year by having a night in with a Chinese takeaway. The year of the monkey has begun, and runs from February 8 to January 27, 2017. All around the globe events marked the new... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
The Davison Art Center Explores Dürer and His WorksLast Friday, I attended the opening of “Passion and Power: German Prints in the
The Davison Art Center Explores Dürer and His Works
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 5 days ago
Last Friday, I attended the opening of “Passion and Power: German Prints in the Age of Dürer” at the Davison Art Center (DAC). The titular “passion” refers to themes of religious fervor, torment, love and sexuality present in these works, while... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Changes Coming to 2016 Burning Man TicketsBurning Man tickets go on sale on Wednesday, and this year there are some big c
Changes Coming to 2016 Burning Man Tickets
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
Burning Man tickets go on sale on Wednesday, and this year there are some big changes to what Burners will pay to go to the playa. Burning Man will most likely have to charge its participants a new tax. Nevada's Live Entertainment Tax applies to... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Chinese New Year: Artist Jiang Hongsheng brings brush painting to NottinghamArtist Jiang Hongsheng has flown more than 5,500 miles to bring the Chinese art
Chinese New Year: Artist Jiang Hongsheng brings brush painting to Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
Artist Jiang Hongsheng has flown more than 5,500 miles to bring the Chinese art of brush painting to Nottingham. The 49-year-old arrived on January 11 after the University of Nottingham invited him to be part of the city's Chinese New Year... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Spring thaw halts Eindhoven students’ ice bridge projectAfter working round-the-clock shifts since December, a group of Eindhoven stude
Spring thaw halts Eindhoven students’ ice bridge project
DutchNews.nl / Posted 5 days ago
After working round-the-clock shifts since December, a group of Eindhoven students building the world’s longest ice-bridge in Finland saw their plans come to an abrupt end on Monday morning. Unexpected warm weather dashed the team’s hopes, as their... Read more
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The News and Star
A very happy new Monkey year to youCUMBRIA’S Chinese community will be saying Gung Hey Fat Choi as they celebrate
A very happy new Monkey year to you
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
CUMBRIA’S Chinese community will be saying Gung Hey Fat Choi as they celebrate new year today. Staff at The Great Wall Chinese Restaurant in Market Street, Carlisle, are ready for Year of the Monkey which lasts until January 27, 2017. The Chinese... Read more
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express
Chinese New Year: What does Year of the Monkey mean and why do the Chinese celebrate it? TOMORROW marks the Chinese New Year - but do you know what this year will bri
Chinese New Year: What does Year of the Monkey mean and why do the Chinese celebrate it?
express / Posted 6 days ago
TOMORROW marks the Chinese New Year - but do you know what this year will bring as the Year of the Monkey? People will be celebrating the Year of the Monkey on... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Leeds celebrates the Chinese New Year in styleCHINESE NEW Year celebrations are kicking off in style, with a colourful proces
Leeds celebrates the Chinese New Year in style
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 6 days ago
CHINESE NEW Year celebrations are kicking off in style, with a colourful procession held at a city centre arcade to mark the arrival of the Year of the Monkey. Shoppers in Leeds got the chance to enjoy a traditional Chinese dragon dance as... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Monkey businessAfter a very turbulent Year of the Wood Sheep, we finally celebrate Chinese New
Monkey business
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
After a very turbulent Year of the Wood Sheep, we finally celebrate Chinese New Year today and usher in the Year of the Fire Monkey. From Feb. 8 until Jan. 27, 2017, we will be under the sway of this wily and naughty creature. The Year of the Sheep... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The 7 practices of persuadable leadersStrong leadership has traditionally been looked at as being decisive, persisten
The 7 practices of persuadable leaders
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Strong leadership has traditionally been looked at as being decisive, persistent and unwavering. As a leader you traditionally set a goal, work toward it, and don’t allow any distractions. Focus is your major consideration. But one author believes... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
When is Chinese New Year 2016? Everything you need to know about the Year of the Monkey ahead of tomorrow's celebrationsYesterday, the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square hosted a free Chinese New Y
When is Chinese New Year 2016? Everything you need to know about the Year of the Monkey ahead of tomorrow's celebrations
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Yesterday, the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square hosted a free Chinese New Year-themed family day, while Chiswick House Gardens launched the UK debut of the Magical Lantern Festival on Wednesday February 3rd. The display, which includes a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
For kids: 'Popnology' blends pop culture, science, debuts in Phoenix 2/7"Popnology" explores the intersection of science and pop culture with fun, inte
For kids: 'Popnology' blends pop culture, science, debuts in Phoenix 2/7
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 days ago
"Popnology" explores the intersection of science and pop culture with fun, interactive displays and artifacts from the Mars Rover to a replica roaming "Star Wars" R2-D2. Fans of iconic science-fiction films — from "2001: A Space Odyssey" to "Back to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
New Susan Gunn art show opens in Norwich Artist Susan Gunn at her new show at Mandells Gallery in Norwich. Picture: AN
New Susan Gunn art show opens in Norwich
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 days ago
Artist Susan Gunn at her new show at Mandells Gallery in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY. Finding beauty in cracks and flaws is a key inspiration for artist Susan Gunn, and a new Norwich exhibition showcases... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New Susan Gunn art show opens in Norwich Artist Susan Gunn at her new show at Mandells Gallery in Norwich. Picture: AN
New Susan Gunn art show opens in Norwich
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Artist Susan Gunn at her new show at Mandells Gallery in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY. Finding beauty in cracks and flaws is a key inspiration for artist Susan Gunn, and a new Norwich exhibition showcases... Read more
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Londonist
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2016Botticelli's Venus inspired many painters who came after him. Including this ve
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2016
Londonist / Posted 9 days ago
Botticelli's Venus inspired many painters who came after him. Including this version by Walter Crane which will be part of the V&A exhibition. Copyright Tate. Otherworlds: Visions of our Solar System at Natural History MuseumWho doesn't love images... Read more
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Daily Mail
Answers to British intelligence agency GCHQ's Christmas card revealedHow to crack GCHQ's 'impossible' Christmas teaser: Intelligence agency finally
Answers to British intelligence agency GCHQ's Christmas card revealed
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
How to crack GCHQ's 'impossible' Christmas teaser: Intelligence agency finally puts players out of their misery by releasing the answers to its festive challenge Director of GCHQ sent out the brain-teasing puzzle in his Christmas card Participants... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Murder, mayhem and debauchery: The secrets of the Loire châteauxThe Val de Loire cuts a swathe through central France from Sancerre to Orléans
Murder, mayhem and debauchery: The secrets of the Loire châteaux
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
The Val de Loire cuts a swathe through central France from Sancerre to Orléans to Tours. Flaubert called it the most French of rivers, and this is the idea that persists, that this gentle river meandering through medieval towns, through vineyards and... Read more
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express
Chinese New Year Animals: Understand the Year of the Monkey's lucky numbers and signs THIS Monday marks the Chinese New Year - but do you know what this year will
Chinese New Year Animals: Understand the Year of the Monkey's lucky numbers and signs
express / Posted 9 days ago
THIS Monday marks the Chinese New Year - but do you know what this year will bring? People will be celebrating the Year of the Monkey on Monday This weekend... Read more
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Lake Placid News
'Like a siege of Aleppo is about to begin'LONDON (AP) — The latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conferen
'Like a siege of Aleppo is about to begin'
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conference (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The aid group Mercy Corps says intensified airstrikes and fighting around Aleppo have cut off the main humanitarian route into the Syrian... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
GCHQ quiz solution: the full answers - but can you understand them?In fact, said GCHQ, it was “unfortunately a typo”, adding: “Apologies for the c
GCHQ quiz solution: the full answers - but can you understand them?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
In fact, said GCHQ, it was “unfortunately a typo”, adding: “Apologies for the confusion.” Not that the 600,000 people who attempted the quiz needed any extra confusion. As GCHQ revealed the full solution to the fiendish puzzle it disclosed that at... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
'Like a siege of Aleppo is about to begin'LONDON (AP) - The latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conferen
'Like a siege of Aleppo is about to begin'
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 9 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conference (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The aid group Mercy Corps says intensified airstrikes and fighting around Aleppo have cut off the main humanitarian route into the Syrian... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
'Like a siege of Aleppo is about to begin'LONDON (AP) - The latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conferen
'Like a siege of Aleppo is about to begin'
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 9 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The latest on fighting in Syria and Thursday's Syria aid conference (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The aid group Mercy Corps says intensified airstrikes and fighting around Aleppo have cut off the main humanitarian route into the Syrian... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Machines In Motion' At CT Science CenterDuring the Renaissance, cultured men were expected to be learned across a broad
Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Machines In Motion' At CT Science Center
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
During the Renaissance, cultured men were expected to be learned across a broad range of disciplines. This gave rise to the phrase "Renaissance man." Leonardo da Vinci outdid them all. He became one of the greatest European artists of the era —... Read more
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