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2015/04/21 01:45
2015/04/21 01:45
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A Catholic priest blesses a grave during a burial ceremony for the remains of 110 Napoleonic soldiers who died in a major battle against the Russian army, near the of Studenka, about 100 kilometers...
2015/04/21 01:45
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2015/04/20 19:59
2015/04/20 19:59
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Physics students in the U.K. have calculated the formula for a perfect human pyramid and found that the best suited candidates to achieve maximum height are groups of men, women and children. The...
2015/04/20 12:34
2015/04/20 12:34
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London – Scientists have broken new ground in the search for an Alzheimer’s cure by discovering a potential cause of the disease, which could be targeted with drug treatments. In findings that...
2015/04/17 13:31
2015/04/17 13:31
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Anna Louise Parker is a lettering artist and sculptor with her own studio in North London. She was asked by Michael Ibsen if she’d be able to add lettering and detail to the lid of Richard III’s...
2015/04/17 11:08
2015/04/17 11:08
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A ground-breaking training project for junior doctors – developed in Leicester and soon to be launched in Lincolnshire - is being showcased to a global audience of health experts at an international...
2015/04/16 09:45
2015/04/16 09:45
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In this file photo taken on November 19, 2013, Mary Joy Ducusin reacts as she finds her missing six year old son, British citizen Jairo Ben among the bodies brought to one of three mass burial sites....
2015/04/15 08:51
2015/04/15 08:51
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Short people may have an increased risk of heart disease "Shorter people at greater risk of heart disease, new research finds," reports The Guardian. It reports that a study of nearly 200,000 people...
2015/04/14 12:22
2015/04/14 12:22
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Did Richard III hide his deformed spine in life? Last Plantagenet king kept scoliosis secret until his death, historian claims Historian Dr Mary Ann Lund believes Richard III used good tailoring and...
2015/04/14 11:39
2015/04/14 11:39
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A software app developed collaboratively by the University of Leicester and High Efficiency Heating UK Ltd. automatically selects appropriate locations in UK rivers to site a large range of micro...
2015/04/14 07:38
2015/04/14 07:38
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Two special pullouts produced by a weekly newspaper to mark a mediaeval king’s reburial have been made available free online. The Hinckley Times produced the supplements last month to commemorate the...
2015/04/13 12:31
2015/04/13 12:31
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But for the love of welding, Dr. Solomon Iyobosa Edebiri, a member of the Order of the Niger, MON, would have remained a practicing journalist. Fate, however, took him away from the profession he...
2015/04/13 11:09
2015/04/13 11:09
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Something strange has happened over recent years. Just as restaurants have woken up to the need to cater for allergy sufferers, attitudes towards allergies have soured. A host oftop chefs recently...
2015/04/13 08:08
2015/04/13 08:08
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As if being short was not already enough of a disadvantage, scientists have now confirmed it increases the risk of heart disease. In fact the more vertically challenged you are, the greater are your...
2015/04/12 21:48
2015/04/12 21:48
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By Gina Kolata, New York Times To the surprise of researchers who had thought the very notion a joke, an international consortium of investigators reported on Wednesday that shorter stature increases...
2015/04/10 14:09
2015/04/10 14:09
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To the surprise of researchers who had thought the very notion a joke, an international consortium of investigators reported on Wednesday that shorter stature increases the risk of heart...
2015/04/10 12:13
2015/04/10 12:13
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That’s dead. D-e-a-d. He didn’t raise money for charity. He didn’t go to a pub wrapped in a silver foil blanket, and post a selfie of his feet on Instagram with the caption “4:05:26, hard but worth it...
2015/04/10 00:18
2015/04/10 00:18
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Short people have more risk for heart disease, and now researchers may know why: Genes that govern height also seem to affect cholesterol, especially in men. Doctors have suspected that height and...
2015/04/07 19:37
2015/04/07 19:37
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One boy under the age of 15 told ChildLine that he was "always watching porn, and some of it is quite aggressive". He said: "I didn't think it was affecting me at first but I've started to view girls...
2015/04/06 23:37
2015/04/06 23:37
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ITV stalwart John Simm played Jeffreys as a slightly neglectful husband and father, who focused only on unravelling the mysteries of the genetic code. Between 1983 and 1986, while he was busy in his...
2015/04/06 14:41
2015/04/06 14:41
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TRAVEL: Travel Man: 48 Hours in Istanbul (Channel 4, 8.30pm) We like travel. We like funny stuff. So this mix of travelogue and documentary presented by two of Channel 4’s funniest guys is a winner,...
2015/04/21 01:45
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