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Strong laser pulses convert glass into metal

In what could change the future of electronics, scientists have been able to make the properties of glass behave like a metal using ultra-short laser pulses.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Ice Blog: Human action speeds glacial melting

It might sound like stating the obvious, but in fact it is not easy to find clear evidence that human behavior is behind the retreat of glaciers being monitored in different parts of the world.


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Daily Mail

Tom Cruise is in explosive form during dramatic rooftop scene... as ...

Tom Cruise is in explosive form during dramatic rooftop scene... as a car is blown into the air on the Viennese set of Mission Impossible: 5 Dramatic scenes have thus far seen Tom Cruise dangle precariously from Vienna Opera House, but the actor was back on solid ground - and in explosive form - as Mission Impossible: 5 filming continued in earnest ... (more)


Related Topix: Jack Reacher, Valkyrie, Mission: Impossible, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Edge of Tomorrow, Celebrities, Tom Cruise, World News,

Hispanic Business

Eans-Adhoc: Vienna Insurance Group / Top Performance in First Half-Year of 2014

PR Newswire/euro adhoc/ EANS-Adhoc: Vienna Insurance Group / TOP PERFORMANCE IN FIRST HALF-YEAR OF 2014 ad-hoc disclosure transmitted by euro adhoc with the aim of a -wide distribution.


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Mon Aug 25, 2014


ONTD Original: the best covers from Tori Amos' tour

Tori Amos finished her North American tour last night, and while the Australian tour lies ahead, here's a look at the best covers from the "Lizard Lounge" segment of her concerts so far, in which she played two cover songs each show, most of them new to her.


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Harry's Place

Austrian president Heinz Fischer is worried about Israel

Austria did not ask its surviving Jewish population to return after its liberation in 1945.


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Wisconsin Gazette

Study blames humans for most of melting glaciers

More than two-thirds of the recent rapid melting of the world's glaciers can be blamed on humans, a new study finds.


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Austrian chancellor urges end to religious tensions

Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann called for peace and tolerance after meeting faith leaders on Monday amid mounting religious tensions highlighted by a violent protest against an Israeli soccer team last month.


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University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna Release: Scientific...

A previously undiscovered role played by the hormone FGF23 has now been discovered in a project funded by the FWF.


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The Winnipeg Free Press

Distributing bed kits to kids inspires Winnipegger

In the 1990s, the River Heights resident spent time in Vienna, Austria, teaching computer skills to teachers at a private school, and in 2008, she volunteered at a daycare in a poor suburb of Quito, Ecuador.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, World News, Ecuador, North America, Canada,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Tom Cruise and Rebecca Ferguson Spotted Filming Mission: Impossible 5

The photos from the set of director Christopher McQuarrie's Mission: Impossible 5 set in Vienna, Austria continue to come in.


Related Topix: Mission: Impossible, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Tom Cruise, World News, Movies, Entertainment

The Wichita Eagle

a Impossible Exilea traces Stefan Zweiga s wanderings

"The Impossible Exile: Stefan Zweig at the End of the World" by George Prochnik Relentlessly middlebrow pop-intellectual Stefan Zweig, in the 1920s and 1930s, was the world's most widely read and broadly translated writer of biographies, novellas and short-stories.


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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

A full life enthralled by music

The Fort Wayne Philharmonic's Masterworks season begins Sept. 27. These shows are scheduled through May. For tickets or season subscription, call 481-0777 or go to


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Austrian Airlines AG - Company Profile and SWOT Analysis: New...

World Market Intelligence strictly follows a standardized research methodology to ensure high levels of data quality and these characteristics guarantee a unique report.


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The Times of Israel

Iran refuses IAEA access to Parchin base

Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, Yukiya Amano of Japan waits for the start of the IAEA board of governors meeting at the International Center in Vienna, Austria, Monday, June 2, 2014.


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The Fresno Bee

UN: 4 countries face humanitarian crises, worst since WWII

An Antonov AN-124 transport plane is loaded with relief goods at the Airport Leipzig/Halle, Germany Friday.The cargo plane is loaded with some 60 tons of food supplies from German Army 'Bundeswehr' stocks as well as with sanitary materials supplied by the Republic of Austria which are meant for the residents and refugees who fled to the regions in ... (more)


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Fri Aug 22, 2014

In-depth Africa

'Unite to develop Nigeria'

The Nigerian Ambassador to Austria, His Excellency, Abel Adelakun Ayoko, has called on Nigerians resident in Austria to come together and work for the unity of Nigeria.


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Science Daily

Why major cow milk allergen is actually allergenic

Cow milk allergy occurs in children and in adults. Scientists have investigated what actually makes the milk allergenic.

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Business Journal

Jan's must reads: HGTV reality show goes to Buda; What do architects read?

Asking rates for office space in Austin now average $28.82 per square foot, according to the latest info from CBRE Group Inc. a Last night, I got hooked into an HGTV show called "My Big Family Renovation."


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Fitch Affirms Hypo Alpe's Government-Guaranteed Tier 2 Notes at 'AAA'

LONDON/WARSAW, August 22 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Hypo Alpe-Adria Bank International AG's EUR1bn government-guaranteed Tier 2 subordinated notes maturing in 2022 at 'AAA'.


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