Teens love vacation selfies; adults, not so much
This June 2013 photo shows Abigail Austin taking a selfie on a trip to Lisbon, Portugal, when she was 17. Young travelers say they enjoy taking selfies to preserve and curate travel memories while sharing experiences with friends.
Meeting report on EMBO Workshop: Glycobiology and glycochemistry,...
The first EMBO Workshop "Glycobiology and Glycochemistry: Applications to human health and disease" took place at Faculdade de CiAancias MA©dicas , NOVA University, in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal, last May. The goal was to instigate the creation of "scientifically bilingual" teams of young investigators and to improve fluency in ... (more)
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Bank scandal tarnishes powerful Portuguese family
In this July 24, 2014 photo, Francisco Proenca de Carvalho, lawyer for Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo's former chief executive Ricardo Salgado, leaves a Lisbon court after Salgado was questioned about money-laundering, fraud and forgery.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Emirates partners with Portuguese Football Giant Benfica
Emirates, a connector of people and their passions, and Sport Lisboa e Benfica , Portugal's most successful football club, have signed a three-year agreement.
Scrapers are available for: :ebird: a database hosted by the Laboratory for Ornithology at Cornell University, covering the Americas, Oceania and an increasing number of records for European countries.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Stem Cell Therapy Patient Grows a Nose in her Spine
An American woman suffering from paralysis volunteered for experimental surgery at Hospital de Egas Moniz in Lisbon, Portugal.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Checklists ========== Checklists is a reusable, Django app containing a full featured model and an admin site for building web applications for managing and publishing checklists of birds.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Series of Portuguese-themed events at the New Bedford Whaling Museum
The New Bedford Whaling Museum's 2014 Portuguese Event Series, highlighting culture and history from the Azores, Madeira and mainland Portugal, will wrap up with three events.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Peace Arch News
Travel: Portugal tops USA poll on Best European Country to visit
But in a USA Today poll , Portugal received top marks from the magazine's readers and was voted 2014's 'Best European Country' to travel to.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Jews should be guides, not victims of historyJews should be guides,...
Jews should be guides, not victims of history A local rabbi reacts to U.S. Jews' protests of Israel's retaliation against Hammas.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
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On behalf of the officers and board of directors of the Salem Community Pantry, I would like to acknowledge and thank the following organizations for their recent donations to the Pantry, and to all the volunteers who supported these activities: The Salem Community Center, Rotary Club, and Kiwanis Club donated the proceeds from their Fat Tuesday ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Water debate jumps the shark
No one ever thought Judge Steven Rhodes would have an easy job wading through the minefield of creditor issues involved in Detroit's bankruptcy filing, but there's also a large group of Metro Detroiters who never thought they'd be involved in the court case.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Do big cities make you more social?
Good news for the city mice out there - new research is claiming that people who live in bigger cities have larger social networks.
Visualizing Disease: A Survey of Public Health Posters
Striking visuals have long been essential to disease awareness, using art to convey the invisible menace of a microscopic virus and its destructive symptoms.
The Auto Channel
Ford Launches Innovate Mobility Challenge Series
Ford's Innovate Mobility Challenge Series will expand its open innovation approach to eight regions around the world: Lisbon, Portugal; Mumbai, Delhi and the Chennai region in India; Los Angeles, United States; Johannesburg, South Africa; Shanghai, China; and, a countrywide challenge in Argentina The eight challenges of the Innovate Mobility Series ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Linkin Park touring video #1
Linkin Park have kicked off a new online video series the documents the band's recent European tour in support of their new album, "The Hunting Party."
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Failed stem cell treatment causes nasal growth on woman's spine
A woman who received stem cell treatment for paralysis needed a growth of nasal tissue removed from her spine eight years later.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Portugal bank gets new boss but stock still falls
A man walks past a Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo's building in downtown Lisbon, Friday July 11, 2014.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Black Keys play storming rock set at Nos Alive in Lisbon
The Black Keys played a heavy set drawing from their last four albums at Nos Alive festival - formerly known as Optimus Alive - last night .
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Portuguese bank says it's healthy, markets recover
A couple withdraw money from an ATM at the Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo's headquarters in Lisbon, Friday, July 11, 2014.