Wednesday Jul 9
The Multiple Standpoints of Hassan Khan
Hassan Khan, "17 AND IN AUC" , fourteen day performance, sound proofed one-way mirrored room, embedded speakers, microphones, chair and table, beer.
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Sat Jul 05, 2014
World War II veteran dishes on Tojo, MacArthur and Patton's Fighting Bridge Builders
Bill Van Luyn had a good idea who was recuperating behind the door of the guarded hospital room, but he told the military police he wasn't leaving until they let him take a look.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
How knots can swap positions on a DNA strand
Physicists of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and the Graduate School of Excellence "Materials Science in Mainz" have been able with the aid of computer simulations to confirm and explain a mechanism by which two knots on a DNA strand can interchange their positions.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Myostatin Regulates Energy Homeostasis in the Heart and Prevents...
From the Department of Cardiac Development and Remodeling, Max-Planck-Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, Germany ; Institute of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany ; Institute of Biochemistry, Faculty of General Medicine, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary ; and European Institute for ... (more)
WABC-AM New York
Excessive Reading May Spur Nearsightedness
For years, educators have bemoaned the fact that youngsters aren't reading enough.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Education Linked To Nearsightedness; Researchers Find More Schooling Means More Myopia
For many years, scientists believed myopia - more commonly known as nearsightedness - was written into your genes.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Medical News Today
Higher education levels linked to increased nearsightedness
Myopia - or nearsightedness - is a common condition that affects around 42% of all Americans.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Increased nearsightedness linked to higher education levels and more years spent in school
First population-based study to show that environmental factors may outweigh genetics in myopia development; researchers suggest students should spend time outdoors German researchers have found strong evidence that attaining a higher level of education and spending more years in school are two factors associated with a greater prevalence and ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Castle Rhinefels is a castle ruin located above the left bank of the Rhein in Sankt Goar, Germany.
Love in the lab: Close collaborators
Romance often sparks between colleagues, and scientists are no different. Nature profiles four super-couples who have combined love and the lab.
'Speeding' horse caught by German highway camera'Speeding' horse...
'Speeding' horse caught by German highway camera A horse was caught on camera breaking the speed limit in Germany last month.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
American student gets wedged in giant vagina sculpture
After accepting a dare, an American exchange student got stuck in an odd statue in Germany.
This Photo Of A Tourist Getting Stuck In A Giant Vagina Will Give Birth To Many Belly Laughs
An American exchange student caused quite a stir when he got himself stuck in a huge vagina sculpture in Mainz, Germany.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
One of the world's smallest books goes on display
It's in the fine print! One of the world's smallest books - which measures just 3.5mm by 3.5mm - goes on display Store manager Anna Clark said the book was produced by the Gutenberg Shop to raise funds for its museum in Germany in the 1950s Named The Smallest Book in the World, its teeny-tiny size requires a magnifying glass to see the text and ... (more)
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Implementing Missile Defense in a Global Context
Remarks Frank A. Rose Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance 3AF Missile Defense Conference Mainz, Germany June 17, 2014 Thank you for that kind introduction.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
NSA spying in Germany, new Snowden documents
An analysis of secret documents leaked by Edward Snowden demonstrates that the NSA is more active in Germany than anywhere else in Europe - and that data collected here may have helped kill suspected terrorists.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Weak Iraqi Army No Match for ISIS Insurgents
The government in Baghdad has hundreds of thousands of soldiers and armed police under its command.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
From Basel up to Mainz and even further, Rhine river has flown through the Upper Rhenish Lowland Plains, with a maximum of smooth hills accompanying him, and these have often been 20 kms away.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
European missile defense: Where is the logic?
Dr Alexander Yakovenko, Russian Ambassador to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Deputy foreign minister .