Travel agencies were busy counting their losses on Tuesday following an unexpected announcement by TransAsia Airways that it was withdrawing from the aviation market. TransAsia announced on Tuesday that all of the airline's flights would be terminated effective immediately, after an extraordinary board meeting passed a resolution to dissolve the company.
Below, a young grizzly bear plays with two GoPro cameras mounted on a pontoon floating in the clear water of the Knight Inlet on the British Columbia Coast. "The idea was to film bears diving for fish in 2-meter deep pools," wrote Newsflare member kitchinsink, who uploaded the video.
The Museum of Latin American Art is trying to get lucky - or at least trying to figure out what being lucky means - with an interactive exhibit called “ Lucky You! ,” which opens Nov. 13 and runs through Jan. 1. Featuring videos, paintings, sculptures, mixed media, illustrations and prints from about 30 artists and works from its permanent collection, the exhibit will look at the various ways luck is acknowledged, understood and expressed. The work on display will highlight the meaning of luck, how it affects daily life and the rituals and habits surrounding the concept.
Motivation: Only a few large systematic studies have evaluated the impact of copy number variants on common diseases. Several million individuals have been genotyped on single nucleotide variation arrays, which could be used for genome-wide CNVs association studies.