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2011-02-25 09:33:58

Massive waves in giant magnetic holes on the surface of the Sun have been discovered for the first time by solar scientists from the University of Sheffield and Queen´s University Belfast, something that will bring experts a step closer to unlocking the secrets of the Sun. The Sun is interwoven by a complex network of magnetic field lines that are responsible for a large variety of fascinating features that can be seen in the solar atmosphere. Large, dark regions, which...

2011-02-25 07:33:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- British Midland International (bmi) announces a five-day flight sale inclusive of all economy fares on bmi routes originating from London's Heathrow airport, one of the world's leading international hub airports. bmi, Heathrow's second largest airline, launched the sale today, Feb. 25, 2011 with flights starting as low as 31 pounds (approximately $43). Featured United Kingdom and Ireland destinations among the more than 30 global options include...

2011-02-10 13:02:47

A breakthrough by scientists at Queen's University Belfast could help reduce heart failure in cancer patients around the world, and ultimately increase survival rates A breakthrough by scientists at Queen's University Belfast could help reduce heart failure in cancer patients around the world, and ultimately increase survival rates. Scientists at Queen's Centre for Vision and Vascular Science have discovered the role of an enzyme which, when a patient receives chemotherapy, can cause...

2011-02-05 00:00:43

AlphaMed Press is pleased to announce the launch of The Oncologist European Edition from the European headquarters, AlphaMed Europe, Ltd., Belfast, Northern Ireland. Durham, NC & Belfast, Northern Ireland (Vocus/PRWEB) February 04, 2011 AlphaMed Press is pleased to announce the launch of The Oncologist European Edition from the European headquarters, AlphaMed Europe, Ltd., Belfast, Northern Ireland. In addition to the same respected articles and reviews traditionally published in The...

2011-01-31 13:45:10

Queen's University Belfast aims to develop discrete self-aligning flat antennas Bulky present generation satellite dishes and ground terminals could become relics of the past thanks to research currently being conducted for the European Space Agency (ESA) by Queen's University Belfast's Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT) aimed at developing discrete self-aligning flat antennas. It is hoped the work could lead to a one-size-fits all solution that could...

2011-01-13 00:00:41

The cream of high-tech IT talent is set to settle in Belfast early this New Year with the establishment of a research and development centre in the town. (PRWeb UK) January 12, 2011 The cream of high-tech IT talent is set to settle in Belfast early this New Year with the establishment of a research and development centre in the town. Software and computer consultancy services leader First Derivatives will provide a new R & D hub for the development of Delta product suite, software used...

2011-01-11 13:51:52

New technology to make shellfish safer to eat has been pioneered by scientists at Queen's University Belfast New technology to make shellfish safer to eat has been pioneered by scientists at Queen's University Belfast. The new test, developed at Queen's Institute for Agri-Food and Land Use, not only ensures shellfish are free of toxins before they reach the food chain but is likely to revolutionise the global fishing industry. While the current process for monitoring potentially dangerous...

2010-12-24 05:49:00

ANGLESEY, Wales, Dec. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stena Line has revealed it has carried an additional 5,000 passengers on its Belfast to Stranraer route in the last few days of December as thousands of people face despair and disappointment with continued flight cancellations in the run-up to the festive season. The company is reminding people that its sailings are continuing to run as scheduled with availability between now and Christmas. Stena Line Communications Manager, Nigel Tilson...

2010-12-20 07:00:00

BELFAST, Northern Ireland, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- HeartSine Technologies received the Outstanding Achievement in Business Award at the 14th annual Aisling Awards ceremony, November 25th, in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The award honors an exemplary company who has made significant contributions to Belfast and surrounding communities. The Aisling Award was established by the Belfast Media Group in 1997 to honor champions and ambassadors from every field of endeavor throughout Belfast....

2010-12-20 08:16:00

BELFAST, Ireland, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stena Line has signed an agreement with DFDS to acquire its Liverpool (Birkenhead) to Belfast and Heysham to Belfast routes. The acquisition, which amounts to approximately 40M pounds, will enable Stena Line to improve its service on the Irish Sea by offering several different alternatives for transportation between Great Britain and Northern Ireland. In recent years, Stena Line has invested heavily in significant improvements across the...


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