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1 hr ago | GreenCarReports

Which City Wants To Make Privately-Owned Cars Obsolete?

A few cities encourageresidents to eschew car use for public transit, cycling, or car-sharing services--but now one is trying to eliminate privately-owned cars altogether.

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4 hrs ago | RISI

Mondi to shut down PM 1 at its Lohja specialty kraft paper mill in Finland, effective June 30, 2015

Mondi confirms that on 21 August 2014 it has informed its employee representatives about the planned shutdown of paper machine one at its Lohja mill in Finland effective approximately 30 June 2015.

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8 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Citycenter celebrates: Keskuskatu finally becomes a pedestrian street

One of the long-term goals of the development of Helsinki's city centre has finally been achieved: Keskuskatu is now a pedestrian street through its entire length from Pohjoisesplanadi to Kaivokatu.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Bioinformatics

SEK: sparsity exploiting k-mer-based estimation of bacterial community composition

As the sample sequence data typically harbors reads of variable lengths and different levels of biological and technical noise, accurate statistical analysis of such data is challenging.

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Brooklynvegan

Flow Festival Day 2 in pics: The National, How to Dress Well, Polica, ...

Earlier this month, we sent longtime BrooklynVegan contributor Dominick Mastrangelo to the 2014 Flow Festival in Helsinki, Finland.

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Brooklynvegan

Flow Fest Day 3 in pics: Outkast, Janelle Monae, Slowdive, Blood Orange, Jungle & more

Earlier this month, we sent longtime BrooklynVegan contributor Dominick Mastrangelo to the three-day 2014 Flow Festival in Helsinki, Finland.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Secret US-Russia talks on Ukraine held in Finland

The four men killed in a fiery plane crash in Ohio were students at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, including three members of the varsity wrestling team, school officials said Tuesday.

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Bioinformatics

Stronger findings for metabolomics through Bayesian modeling of...

Noise and the small sample size lead to a high probability of false findings. Further, individual compounds have natural variation between samples, which in many cases renders them unreliable as biomarkers.

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Medical News

Researchers observe link between eating disorders and several autoimmune diseases

Finnish researchers have observed an association between eating disorders and several autoimmune diseases with different genetic backgrounds.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Gamasutra

Dramagame Velvet Sundown Attracts 80,000 New Players

The ground-breaking game has created a whole new genre, Dramagame, and this week the unique social game will launch a brand new scenario: Murder! Players can set sail now on the inventive new gaming experience at www.velvetsundown.com .

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Xinhuanet

Chinese leading GIS firm opens branch in Finland

The Chinese leading geographic information service provider Wuda Geoinformatics Co., Ltd on Monday officially opened its Finnish branch in Espoo, a southern city next to the capital Helsinki.

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Circulation

Long-Term Mortality After First-Ever and Recurrent Stroke in Young Adults [Clinical Sciences]

Correspondence to Karoliina Aarnio, MD, Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, FIN-00290, Helsinki, Finland.

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Hispanic Business

Lemmink inen Corporation publishes the Finnish language prospectus regarding the Rights Offering

LEMMINKINEN CORPORATION PUBLISHES THE FINNISH LANGUAGE PROSPECTUS REGARDING THE RIGHTS OFFERING of Lemminkinen Corporation .

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EurekAlert!

Core mechanism for root growth identified

Cell division in the root meristem is maintained by PLETHORA transcription factors solely transcribed in the stem cells.

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Iol.co.za

Helsinki's food scene, coming on strong

Ask a discerning Finn why the world isn't racing to Helsinki to eat, as it has to Copenhagen and Stockholm, and his gut reaction is to blame himself.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Construction Equipment Guide

What's in a Name - and in a Company'

Temppeliaukio Church, also is known as the Church of the Rock, is a Lutheran church in Helsinki.

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Reuters

DIARY - Top economic Events to Sep 5

MONDAY, AUGUST 25 KINGSTON, Canada - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech titled "Policy challenges in an open world".

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The Nation

Finnish expert gives Thai academics ideas for lifting teaching quality

Prof Hannele Niemi from the University of Helsinki gives a lecture to Thai teacher educators at a seminar on August 4. A Finnish expert has urged Thai teacher educators to aim higher than fulfilling pre-determined criteria in evaluation and think bigger, to see how their work fits into the big picture of Thai society.

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Xinhuanet

Russia denies brief violation into Finnish western airspace

A Russian aircraft was suspected to have violated Finnish air space briefly on Saturday, just before 1600 GMT, said the Finnish Ministry of Defence.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Engadget

Recommended Reading: An MIT engineer's coffee quest

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web.

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