Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany Newswire

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  1. Minarettes near the Cologne CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Religion News Service

    The two 55m high minarettes and the construction site of the new Cologne Central Mosque are seen next to the famous landmark and UNESCO world heritage, the Cologne Cathedral in Germany. Photo courtesy of Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters BERLIN The head of the Protestant Church in Germany has called for Islam to be taught in state schools across the country as a way to make young Muslims impervious to the "temptation of fundamentalists."

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  2. In a New Method for Searching Image Databases, a Hand-drawn Sketch Is all it TakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Science, Industry and Business

    Computer scientists at the University of Basel have developed a new method for conducting image and video database searches based on hand-drawn sketches. The user draws a sketch on a tablet or interactive paper, and the system searches for a matching image in the database.

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  3. Consensus in the Fight Against Colorectal CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Science, Industry and Business

    In colorectal cancer, the presence of invasive tumor cells at the advancing edge of the tumor can provide valuable information on prognosis. Initiated by the Colorectal Cancer Research Group at the Institute of Pathology, University of Bern, a consensus conference was held to determine how this phenomenon should best be put into practice.

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  4. Four people killed in flooding and storms in southwestern GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    Three people have been killed in floods in the southwestern German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg and a young girl was killed by a train as she took shelter from the rain under a railway bridge. A man who was around 60 years old died in an underground car park which filled with water before he was able to escape, said Carsten Dehner, a spokesman at Baden-Wuerttemberg's interior ministry.

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  5. He Has A PointRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Longrider

    The head of the German Protestant Church has called for Islam to be taught in all state schools in order to prevent young Muslims from being drawn into radicalisation. Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, who leads the Evangelical Lutheran Church, said teaching "extensive" Islam classes in German schools would give Muslim students the chance to adopt a critical approach to their own religion.

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  6. Four feared dead as Germany hit by massive floods and thunderstormsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Workers remove mud from a street after the floods in the town of Schwaebisch Gmuend near Stuttgart, Germany, May 30, 2016. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle A damaged car is pictured after floods in the town of Schwaebisch Gmuend near Stuttgart, Germany, May 30, 2016.

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  7. Germany: 4 dead after flooding in southwestRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    A man makes a phone call in front of an avalanche of debris that hit the town hall in Braunsbach, Germany, Monday, May 30, 2016. Authorities said three people are suspected to have died as floods struck Germany.

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  8. Firefighter killed trying to rescue person in difficulty after floods struck south-west GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    Mud covered flor and damaged goods are pictured at Intersport Schoell sporting goods store after floods in the town of Schwaebisch Gmuend near Stuttgart, Germany REUTERS/Michaela Rehle Town council officials in Schwaebisch Gmuend said in a statement early on Monday that a firefighter died as he tried to rescue someone from floodwaters near the town's railway station. Police say the body of a third victim was found in a flooded garage in Weissbach near the city of Heilbronn.

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  9. Deadly flash flooding devastates southwestern GermanyRead the original story

    Yesterday | AccuWeather.com

    This storm system combined with warm air surging in from the south caused severe storms to erupt across the German state of Baden-WA1 4rttemberg. Heavy rain resulted in flooding across southwest Germany on May 29. In the state of Baden-Wurttemberg, water swept away cars and damaged property in the town of Schwabisch Hall.

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  10. Four dead in severe flooding in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    Berlin: At least four people, including a firefighter, are feared dead after heavy rains in southwestern Germany caused severe flooding overnight. City officials in Schwaebisch Gmuend, which lies in the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, said both the firefighter and a person he was trying to rescue are presumed dead.

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  11. Spin glass physics with trapped ionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Science, Industry and Business

    Number-partitioning, which refers to the simple task of dividing a set of numbers into two groups of equal sums is, in fact, a very difficult problem to solve with classical computers. Often, such problems can be related to a physical model, which then allows for solving the problem by finding the minimum energy state of the model.

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  12. 3-D model reveals how invisible waves move materials within aquatic ecosystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Science, Industry and Business

    Garbage, nutrients and tiny animals are pushed around, suspended in the world's oceans by waves invisible to the naked eye according to a new 3-D model developed by mathematicians at the University of Waterloo. David Deepwell, a graduate student, and Professor Marek Stastna in Waterloo's Faculty of Mathematics have created a 3-D simulation that showcases how materials such phytoplankton, contaminants, and nutrients move within aquatic ecosystems via underwater bulges called mode-2 internal waves.

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  13. Rosetta's comet contains ingredients for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Science, Industry and Business

    Ingredients crucial for the origin of life on Earth, including the simple amino acid glycine and phosphorus, key components of DNA and cell membranes, have been discovered at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The possibility that water and organic molecules were brought to the early Earth through impacts of objects like asteroids and comets have long been the subject of important debate.

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  14. Optatec 2016: Robust glass optical elements for LED lightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Science, Industry and Business

    According to a study undertaken by the management consultants McKinsey, LED lighting will account for approx. 70 percent of the lighting market by the year 2020.

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  15. Fast, stretchy circuits could yield new wave of wearable electronicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Science, Industry and Business

    The consumer marketplace is flooded with a lively assortment of smart wearable electronics that do everything from monitor vital signs, fitness or sun exposure to play music, charge other electronics or even purify the air around you -- all wirelessly. Now, a team of University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers has created the world's fastest stretchable, wearable integrated circuits, an advance that could drive the Internet of Things and a much more connected, high-speed wireless world.

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  16. DGAP-News: msg life ag: msg life publishes financial data for the first quarter of 2016Read the original story

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    News: msg life ag / Key word : Quarter Results msg life ag: msg life publishes financial data for the first quarter of 2016 30.05.2016 / 10:32 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. msg life publishes financial data for the first quarter of 2016 - msg life ag published its financial report for the first quarter of 2016 today.

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  17. KKR Buckles Up for Wild Ride Chasing Air-Bag Outcast TakataRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    KKR & Co., the investment firm chronicled in "Barbarians at the Gate," is buckling in for another wild private-equity ride with the possible takeover of the Japanese air-bag maker behind the biggest safety recall ever. Takata Corp. is in talks with KKR and other potential saviors, a person familiar with the matter said, even as it negotiates with customers led by Honda Motor Co.

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  18. Outback no barrier to science, says 17yo Nobel Prize hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Growing up on a cattle property on the outskirts of Longreach may not seem like the ideal location to educate the next generation of astrophysicists, but 17-year-old Erica Coxon would disagree. Erica is one of just 27 students from around the world who have been chosen to attend the International Summer Science School in Heidelberg, Germany later this year.

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  19. Memorial Day 2016: Are banks, post offices, FedEx, UPS, Costco open or closed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    Memorial Day 2016 is a federal holiday, and many people are wondering whether banks, postal offices, other mail delivery services, and stores are open or closed on Monday. Since Memorial Day is a federal holiday, schools and government offices are closed.

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  20. Sam Gaze continues strong form in bid for Rio Olympic mountainbike spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Sam Gaze, left, was beaten by Anton Cooper at the 2014 Commonwealth Games but may have his nose in front in the Rio Olympic selection race. New Zealand mountainbiker Sam Gaze had another solid finish at a World Cup event, as he duels with Anton Cooper for a solitary Olympic berth in Rio.

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