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2010-11-17 04:28:00

KILCHBERG, near ZURICH, Switzerland, November 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday evening the Lindt & Sprungli Chocolate Factory was the setting for a spectacular light show.

2010-11-12 01:45:08

Many imminent problems facing the world today, such as deforestation, overfishing, or climate change, can be described as commons problems.

2010-11-11 00:00:00

ZURICH and BASEL, Switzerland, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Syngenta and ETH Zurich announced today that they have entered into a partnership to launch a new professorship in the field of Sustainable Agroecosystems.

2010-11-08 16:01:00

ZURICH and TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Having met all customary closing conditions, gategroup today acquired substantially all of the business assets of Cara Airline Solutions, Canada's premier airline catering and logistics provider, from Cara Operations Limited.

2010-10-21 06:15:00

Archaeologists have discovered a "fantastically preserved", 5,100-year-old door in Zurich, Switzerland.

2010-10-19 13:52:00

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2010-10-18 08:00:00

DUEBENDORF-ZURICH, Switzerland, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), a global leader in mobile technology having shipped over 3.5 billion software applications on more than 2 billion phones, today announces it has joined the Wholesale Application Community (WAC) as Associate Member.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.