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NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ronai & Ronai, LLP, the attorneys representing Marc Schiller, the real-life victim who was falsely depicted in the motion picture "Pain & Gain,"
NAPLES, Fla., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArtsNaples World Festival - a ten-day festival centered in Naples, Florida that is designed to celebrate the cultural arts from around the globe
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A modern explorer travels to Brazil to find out what happened to the real Indiana Jones. In the early part of the 20th century Royal Geographical Society explorer Col. Percy Fawcett was the toughest man in the Amazon.
CULVER CITY, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- On 23 February 2010 principal photography began on GK Films' romantic thriller "The Tourist," directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp.
A German-Hungarian medical team says it has developed a mass spectrometric ionization technique that can analyze vital tissues during surgical procedures. The researchers, led by Zoltan Takats of Justus-Liebig University in Giessen, Germany, said the technique might make it possible to distinguish between malignant tumor cells and surrounding healthy tissue in real time during cancer surgery. Until now, precise histological examination of the removed tissue has occurred after tumor surgery...
A U.S.-led team of scientists says just as no two humans are the same, treating mice more as individuals in laboratory testing reduces erroneous results. Purdue University researchers say their findings show the customary practice of standardizing mice by trying to limit environmental variation in laboratories actually increases the chance of getting an incorrect result. The study, led by Assistant Professor Joseph Garner of Purdue and Professor Hanno Wurbel of the Justus-Liebig University of...
Germany named a new head of its Economic Ministry Monday after Michael Glos abruptly resigned eight months before a general election.
By Pfau, Thomas ROMANTIC THEORY: FORMS OF REFLEXIVITY IN THE ROMANTIC ERA. By Leon Chai. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. xx, 283 p.
Many German people are completely unaware that the global space race began on a remote and sandy island off the Baltic coast, a modest place with wide open skies and rows of pine trees.
Wernher von Braun (March 23, 1912 - June 16, 1977) was one of the leading figures in the development of rocket technology in Germany and the United States. His work on the Nazi rocket program made him a controversial figure. The controversy was captured in a song by satirist Tom Lehrer, who described him as "A man whose allegiance is ruled by expedience". He was born on in Wirsitz, Posen, Germany and his mother gave him a telescope upon his Lutheran confirmation. His interest in astronomy...
- An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.