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Green Climate Fund headquarters officially opened
The Green Climate Fund headquarters were officially opened for business today in its new host country, the Republic of Korea.
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Amherst Daily News
Troops enjoy Christmas feast fit for a king
Following the signing of the armistice on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleven month that ended World War I, Lieutenant General Arthur Currie was informed that the Canadian corps would serve with British army of occupation along the left bank and bridgeheads of the Rhine River's main crossings.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Monster Beverage Calls Heart Study 'Alarmist and Misleading'
Calling the findings "alarmist and misleading," Monster Beverage Corp. has released a statement in response to a paper presented at the Chicago-based Radiological Society of North America's annual meeting that claims energy drinks alter heart function.
Green Climate Fund kicks off in Songdo
The Green Climate Fund will kick off its operations in Korea on Wednesday, with a fund-raising operation on a similar scale to that of the International Monetary Fund.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Energy Drinks Affect Heart, MRI Scans Show
Energy drinks may provide a bit too much of a boost to your heart, creating additional strain on the organ and causing it to contract more rapidly than usual, German researchers report.
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Sun Dec 01, 2013
Cardiac MRI reveals energy drinks alter heart function
Healthy adults who consumed energy drinks high in caffeine and taurine had significantly increased heart contraction rates one hour later, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
PHL No. 3 nation 'most at risk' to disasters, natural calamities
BY DINT OF BOTH FATE and human failure, the Philippines seems wedded to disasters and natural calamities.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Prevalence, Factors Associated With, and Prognostic Effects of...
From the Department of Cardiology, ThoraxCenter and Department of Nephrology , Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Department of Medicine II-Cardiology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany ; Department of Cardiology, Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada ; Department of Cardiology, Bergmannsheil, ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
How the 'Love Hormone' Works Its Magic
From a biological perspective, at least, cheating is easy to understand. The more sexual partners a man has, the more likely he'll be to pass on his genetic material.
The Washington Post
Ethiopia Push to Lure Farm Investment Falters on Flood Plain
Gleaming Deere & Co. tractors and harvesters are sitting idle five years after Karuturi Global Ltd. opened a farm in Ethiopia that was hailed as the poster child of the country's plan to triple food exports by 2015.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Stars and Stripes
'Cookie Lady' serves troops, returning kindness she recalls from WWII
Maria Myers, 74, has never forgotten the kindness American soldiers showed her German family during World War II when she was 4 years old.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Globe and Mail
I need a smooth ride to handle some capital punishment
When I was a student in Bonn, Germany, someone took me for a drive in a Mercedes.
Bayer CropScience Hosts Food Waste Symposium
BAYER CROPSCIENCE HOSTS FOOD WASTE SYMPOSIUM Nov. 22, 2013 Source: Bayer CropScience news release To help enhance world food security, Bayer CropScience is committed to sustainably increase the productivity of agricultural crops as basis to secure a healthy food supply.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Emirates News Agency
IRENA confirms first permanent diplomatic representatives
WAM Abu Dhabi, 21st Nov. 2013 - The International Renewable Energy Agency this week received its first two permanent representatives - a key step to build up the diplomatic functions of the young organisation's headquarters in the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
Marrone Bio Innovations Establishes International Science Advisory Panel
MARRONE BIO INNOVATIONS ESTABLISHES INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE ADVISORY PANEL Nov. 21, 2013 Source: Marrone Bio Innovations news release Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. [NASDAQ: MBII], a leading global provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products, announced the establishment of an International Science Advisory Panel .
Wed Nov 20, 2013
German Angst 2.0: Protecting data online
German web users are notoriously concerned about privacy and data protection. The NSA scandal has given rise to even more distrust of popular US online providers.
German teacher suspended for allegedly watching porn in class
German officials said they suspended a teacher at a private school after students alleged the man was watching pornography on his computer during class.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
First Experience of Imaging Large Vessel Vasculitis With Fully...
From the Departments of Nuclear Medicine , Nephrology , and Radiology , Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische UniversitA t MA1 4nchen, Germany; and Department of Nuclear Medicine, UniversitA tsklinikum Bonn, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-UniversitA t Bonn, Germany .
Sat Nov 16, 2013
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