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2012-03-28 23:04:08

Thurs, 5/3 @ 7:30pm--Emerging from her adopted hometown of San Francisco, Meklit erupted to national notice with the 2010 release of “On a Day Like this“¦,” combining “New York jazz with West Coast folk and African flourishes, all bound together by Hadero´s beguiling voice,” her full-length debut – which also garnered feature-stories on its maker from NPR, PBS, National Geographic and YouTube Music Pick in Sept. All have brought Meklit´s...

2012-02-14 11:38:10

Performance practice within the Swedish song type known as "visa" changed during the 20th century from rural romanticism to protest song in the service of the left-wing political movement. A common trait for the whole period, however, is that the visa often has been associated with intimacy, authenticity and unpretentiousness. A thesis published by the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, discusses the change of the visa as presented on public stages from 1900 to 1970. "Most people in Sweden...

Archeologists Discover Tomb of Egyptian Singer
2012-01-16 14:22:30

A team of Swiss archaeologists working in Egypt made a fortuitous discovery last year when they stumbled upon the tomb of a female singer in the Valley of the Kings. According to an inscription on the roughly 3,000 year-old artifact, its contents belonged to a woman named Nehmes Bastet, a famed temple singer for Egypt´s 22nd Dynasty which reigned between 945 and 712 BC. After a year of patient waiting, University of Basel professors Susanne Bickel and Elina Paulin-Grothe opened the...

2011-12-22 15:50:55

Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have discovered the first known mechanism by which cells control the survival of messenger RNA (mRNA) –arguably biology's most important molecule. The findings pertain to mRNAs that help regulate cell division and could therefore have implications for reversing cancer's out-of-control cell division. The research is described in today's online edition of the journal Cell. "The fate of the mRNA molecules we...


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2012-06-15 08:22:25

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