7 hrs ago
Virtual lab for nuclear waste repository research
This is a 360 degree presentation of a virtual model at the Fraunhofer IFF. Decisions can be arrived at more easily when everyone involved is able to view the details.
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11 hrs ago
Volkswagen profit falls 58%; view cautious
Volkswagen AG, Europe's largest automotive group, Thursday posted a 58% drop in net profit for 2013 and issued a cautious outlook for the new business year amid a sluggish recovery in global car demand and currency risks from emerging markets.
15 hrs ago
PM Sobotka to meet Angela Merkel on Germany visit
Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka begins on Thursday a two-day visit to Germany, his first trip to the country since his appointment.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Nucleic Acids Research
Cellular trafficking determines the exon skipping activity of...
Pip6a-PMO, a recently developed conjugate, is particularly efficient in a murine DMD model, although mechanisms responsible for its increased biological activity have not been studied.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Skoda Auto victory over SEAT announced for key investment
The Czech Republic and local car maker A koda Auto appear to have won the battle with Spain and auto maker SEAT to build a new large sports utility vehicle.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
VW says power loss cut German plant output more than expected
Volkswagen Group said it is still seeking the cause of a weekend power outage at its Wolfsburg plant in Germany and said production had been cut by several hundred vehicles, more than it initially estimated.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Make plans to attend these 2014 Berlin Long Nights Festivities
If Berlin is on your itinerary this year and you're wondering what to do while visiting the German capital, then look no further.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Wallisch, Hammer, Ronnert Win Bouts in Magdeburg
GETEC Arena, Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany - Christina Hammer , a Germany-based Kazakh import , defended her WBF and WBO middleweight straps in a dominant fashion, sweeping out determined and rugged challenger Jessica Balogun in ten rounds.
David Bowie's catharsis in divided Berlin revealed in adapted V&A show
And so the show will be transformed from the excesses of glam to the more subtle influences that mid-1970s exerted on the Thin White Duke.
Watertown Daily Times
Seasonal affective disorder a downside of winter
The winter that keeps pounding away has made getting up in the morning a hurdle for Watertown resident Tracy K. Abihai, who says the lack of sunlight has taken a toll on her mood.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Ex-VW designer has Volvo on a hot streak
Volvo design chief Thomas Ingenlath has been turning heads and winning awards since joining the Swedish automaker from Volkswagen Group 20 months ago.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Sweet Science
Robert Stieglitz-Arthur Abraham III To Run on ESPN3
ESPN3 to Present Exclusive Live U.S. Coverage of Stieglitz vs. Abraham III on March 1 ESPN3 will present exclusive live coverage in the U.S. of the 12-round WBO Super Middleweight title bout between defending titleholder Robert Stieglitz and former titlist Arthur Abraham Saturday, March 1, at 5 p.m. ET.
Globe and Mail
Pass on the Passat for an Impala or a 300
I have driven and enjoyed a 2002 VW Passat for many kilometres. It is handles in a European manner, is happy on the highway, and is/was well-appointed inside.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Frau Angela - unyielding as a pair of lederhosen, writes Quentin Letts
To the murmuring, purring pleasure of Westminster's massed Europhiles, the undisputed ruler of Germany and Continental Europe began the day in typically stolid fashion.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Travel World News
Berlin Prepares to Commemorate 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
November 9, 2014 will mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. To honor the anniversary, a series of special events and exhibitions are planned to take place throughout the city, focusing on the division of Germany and Berlin, the Cold War, and the peaceful revolution leading to reunification.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
VW labor leaders hoping to save works council in TN
The fight for the Volkswagen Chattanooga Assembly Plant to create a works council is far from over, despite employees rejecting a bid to join the United Auto Workers on February 15. While the UAW is appealing the vote , labor leaders at VW's Tennessee factory are working on alternatives to create a council without UAW members, and some of the ... (more)
Inside the hospital that treated a tyrant: Haunting images show the...
Unmasked: Banker who ran Goldman Sachs insider Twitter gossip account so popular it sparked internal inquiry... who actually lives in Texas and has never worked for them 'American dominance in the seas, sky and space can no longer be taken for granted,' admits Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel as he slashes Army to smallest size in 74 YEARS So that's ... (more)
Sat Feb 22, 2014
PH says #PHthankyou to Germany
THE Philippines showcased its appreciation to Germany, among the countries that extended help after typhoon Yolanda hit the country, through launching a series of billboard messages in Berlin.
4 key VW decisions shaped vote's course
From Washington to Wolfsburg, the UAW's failed organizing drive made for exciting political theater.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Volkswagen to Offer for Rest of Scania Shares
Volkswagen AG, Europe's largest car maker, said Friday it will make an offer to minority shareholders of Swedish truck group Scania AB valuing the shares at a 6.7 billion , a premium of as much as 57%.