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Friday | Daily Echo

Clipper race crews head for home

LAND ahoy - Hampshire sailors competing in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race are today due to be sailing back into British waters.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News

Thu Jul 10, 2014

SFGate

The Netherlands, Jisp, Aerial, Village and polder landscape. Netherlands, Jisp, Polder landscape

Tranquil towns dot the landscape in the Netherlands' polder country, which was reclaimed from the sea in the 1960s.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Travel

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bioscience Technology

Viral Evasion: How Measles, Nipah Elude Detection

Sensors of microbial infections are the immune system's first line of defense. These molecules are the sentries guarding against dangerous invaders.

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Related Topix: Microbiology, Biology, Science, Netherlands, World News,

Journal of Medical Internet Research

Long-Term Results of a Web-Based Guided Self-Help Intervention for...

The evidence for effective worker-directed interventions for employees with depressive symptoms is limited.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Psychology, Science

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Newsday

The Netherlands: Tulips, windmills and more

Today my longtime Dutch friends, Hans and Marjet, are driving me to polder country -- the vast fields reclaimed from the sea where cows graze, tiny canals function as fences and only church spires and windmills interrupt the horizon.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Travel

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Daily Herald

Zaandam not behind Isabella appointment

THE HAGUE/ST. EUSTATIUS--St. Eustatius Commissioner Reginald Zaandam of the UPC party is irked by the procedure and the decision to appoint Gilbert Isabella as the new National Government Representative for Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, Frits Goedgedrag,

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Wandsworth Guardian

Land ho for Tooting man close to end of round the world race

A Tooting man will return to dry land later this month after a once in a lifetime experience sailing the world.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Canada.com

'Black Pete' is offensive and Amsterdam must re-examine role of...

Instagram users share their snapshots as they soak up the sun this week on the beach, at the PNE, in parks and at the ballgame.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Life, Holidays, Canada Day, Christmas

Canada.com

'Black Pete' is offensive and Amsterdam must re-examine role of...

A Zwarte Piet jokes with children after arriving with Sinterklaas, or Saint Nicholas, by steamboat in Hoorn, north-western Netherlands, Saturday Nov. 16, 2013.

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CiteULike

Transcriptomic analysis of cultured whale skin cells exposed to hexavalent chromium [Cr(VI)].

Aquatic toxicology , Vol. 134-135 , pp. 74-81, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2013.03.003 Hexavalent chromium Cr is known to produce cytotoxic effects in humans and is a highly toxic environmental contaminant.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Art Daily

Allan Sekula's last major body of work on view at Christopher Grimes Gallery

Christopher Grimes Gallery presents the late Allan Sekula's, Ship of Fools. This series was first shown at the Sao Paulo Biennial and represents Sekula's last major body of work.

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Daily Echo

Clipper crews just days from stage finish line

Teams in the Clipper Round the World Race are on course to arrive in Den Helder in the Netherlands tomorrow or Friday.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, United Kingdom, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland,

Tue Jul 01, 2014

IamExpat

Sand Sculpture Festival 2014 | August 02 - August 08, Other

Witness the craftsmanship and artistry of sand sculpting at its finest during the European Championship Sand Sculpture Festival in Zandvoort! An initiative of the World Sand Sculpting Academy in The Hague , the European Championships invite 600 professional artists to create complex sculptures with the most basic of materials: water and sand.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News,

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

An ecological model of the habitat mosaic in estuarine nursery areas: ...

EPA Home A Science Inventory A An ecological model of the habitat mosaic in estuarine nursery areas: Part II - Projecting effects of sea level rise on fish production An ecological model of the habitat mosaic in estuarine nursery areas: Part II - Projecting effects of sea level rise on fish production Fulford, R., M. Peterson, W. Wu, AND P.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Derry Today

Preparations under way for 2015/ 16 Maritime Festivals

The Mayor of Derry has paid tribute to all involved in making the Maritime Festival "the highlight of the year" locally, with preparations already underway for further festivals in 2015 and 2016.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland, Netherlands, World News,

Sun Jun 29, 2014

IamExpat

Where is the most anti-social behaviour in the Netherlands?

Over 370.000 fines for anti-social behaviour were handed out in the Netherlands in 2013, covering such not-nice behaviour as being a nuisance, public drunkenness, littering, urinating in public, not cleaning up dog faeces, aggressive driving and parking in handicap zones.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News,

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Daily Echo

Ex-principal leaves round the world yacht race early to attend wedding

Lindsey Noble celebrates after arriving on the River Foyle in Derry-Londonderry after completing race 14 from New York.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland, Hampshire County, England, World News, Netherlands,

GigaOM

The right to resell ebooks - major case looms in the Netherlands

A new site called Tom Kabinet sells secondhand ebooks. Publishers say this is illegal, and with a deadline passing on Friday the case looks set to go to court.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Ahold receives preliminary approval from Czech competition authority

Zaandam, the Netherlands - Ahold today announced that it has received preliminary approval from the Czech competition authority to acquire SPAR's business in the country.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Katy Perry and Michael Strahan: Celebrity band geeks helping students

In this Nov. 10, 2013 file photo, singer Katy Perry poses at the 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Katy Perry, Netherlands, World News, Texas Southern University, Southern University, Canton, OH

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