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39 min ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Gluten-free diet benefits asymptomatic EmA+ adults

Asymptomatic individuals with endomysial antibodies benefit from a gluten-free diet , according to a study published in the September issue of Gastroenterology .

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4 hrs ago | TrekEarth

Finnish fashion

I saw this woman reading a newspaper, comfortably resting in a curiously designed "chair" outside a Marimekko boutique in the centre of Helsinki.

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9 hrs ago | AutoSpies

Helsinki Mulling Plan That Would Eliminate Private Car Ownership

A number of cities around the world are taking steps to reduce or limit the growth of privately owned vehicles numbers on the road, amidst growing concerns about the environment.

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13 hrs ago | The London Free Press

Scientists use E.coli bacteria to create fossil fuel alternative

British and Finnish scientists have found a way of generating renewable propane using a bacterium widely found in the human intestine and say the finding is a step to commercial production of a fuel that could one day be an alternative to fossil fuel reserves.

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13 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Could E.coli bacteria be a fossil fuel alternative?

British and Finnish scientists have found a way of generating renewable propane using a bacterium widely found in the human intestine and say the finding is a step to commercial production of a fuel that could one day be an alternative to fossil fuel reserves.

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13 hrs ago | InformationWeek

Coding School For Kids

Programming and coding are arguably the bedrocks of high-tech economies, and now even young children are exposed to this vital skill.

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16 hrs ago | Reuters

Finland hires banks to sell USD benchmark bond

The Republic of Finland, rated Aaa/AAA/AAA, is taking indications of interest on a new benchmark-sized five-year US dollar bond after mandating Barclays, HSBC, JP Morgan and Nordea as lead managers.

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16 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

Privately owned cars could disappear from Helsinki

A number of cities around the world are taking steps to reduce or limit the growth of privately owned vehicles numbers on the road, amidst growing concerns about the environment.

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16 hrs ago | Shutterbug

Pro's Choice: Markku's Take: Wry Humor, High Style

Client: Western Digital The client was promoting their My Cloud personal cloud storage using humorous ads, each featuring a cloud to represent the key concept.

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20 hrs ago | Neowin.net

Nokia and collaborators to build 5G test network in Finland by early 2015

Although Microsoft acquired Nokia's devices and services division and as a result, thousands of jobs were cut , it seems like the company's networking unit is working soldering on, as Nokia's technical director, Juha Maatta, recently announced their commitment to test a 5G network in Oulu, Finland.

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Yesterday | Marine News

Navy Unmanned Aircraft Sets the Bar

The Navy's X-47B unmanned aircraft has completed its final test aboard 'USS Theodore Roosevelt' and has returned to its home base at Naval Air Station Patuxent River after eight days at sea - , informs U.S. Naval Air Systems Command.

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Yesterday | Marine News

Panama Canal Generates VER Carbon Credits

The Panama Canal Authority informs it has certified Verified Emission Reductions or carbon credits, within the framework of the Sustainable Forest Cover Establishment Project in the Canal Watershed.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Science Daily

Mom's hormones could make female magpie chicks more adventurous

Female magpies have been shown to be more adventurous than their male siblings, according to new research.

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Counterpunch

It's All About Ukraine

Jonathan Cook reports from the West Bank on How the Media and Human Rights Groups Cover for Israel's War Crimes; Jeffrey St. Clair on Why Israel is Losing; Nick Alexandrov on Honduras Five Years After the Coup; Joshua Frank on California's Water Crisis; Ismael Hossein-Zadeh on Finance Capital and Inequality; Kathy Deacon on The Center for the Whole ... (more)

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Marine News

Fortum Buys Stake in Wave Power Startup

Finland's top utility, state-controlled Fortum, on Monday said it has acquired a 14 percent stake in Finnish wave energy developer Wello.

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CiteULike

Dentition, nutritional status and adequacy of dietary intake among...

We examined the relationships between dentition, nutritional status and dietary intakes of energy, protein and micronutrients among older people in assisted living facilities in Helsinki.

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Newsday

Finnish nuclear plant further delayed until 2018

Finnish utility TVO says construction of the country's fifth nuclear reactor has been delayed again, with the plant not expected to go online until 2018 -- nine years later than initially forecast.

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Tehran Times

Iran expects reciprocity in nuclear talks: Rouhani

Iran will pursue the nuclear talks with the 5+1 group in sincerity on the condition that the six major powers seek to build confidence and act in line with international law with more transparency, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Forbes.com

Iceland Volcano Eruption: So Far, So Good

I'm a Helsinki-based journalist and broadcaster writing about lifestyle, arts, food, leisure and travel trends across the Nordic region for Forbes.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Pakistan, Arctic Region, Iceland

GhanaSoccerNet.com

Gideon Baah shines and scores for HJK Helsinki

Ghanaian defender Gideon Baah scored in HJK Helsinki's comprehensive 4-1 win at Jaro in the Finnish top flight on Sunday.

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