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Olympic24: GB weightlifters secure two Rio spots while Pooley announces road

Olympic24: GB weightlifters secure two Rio spots while Pooley announces road
British Weightlifting have secured one men's and one women's place for Team GB at this summer's Olympic Games following an outstanding week at the European Championships in Norway. … But the 33-year-old will return to road cycling as part of the …
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New Swiss Polar Institute to explore Antarctic
For an upcoming EPFL project as part of ACE, she will study Southern Ocean salinity. (Olivier Pierre ) … The expedition will kick off in Cape Town, South Africa, in December 2016, and work its way around Antarctica – making numerous stops before …
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Woolly thinking in Norway
Meeting Allan and Simon Paterson, along with other merino growers, during a visit to Otago, was an opportunity to see at first hand how the value chain worked, as part of the company's ''sheep to shop'' strategy. ''We're deeply passionate about what we do.
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Boaty McBoatface 'unlikely' to be name of new multi-million pound research vessel
… by a former local BBC radio presenter, James Hand, who has since apologised “profusely” to NERC for scuppering the contest, following the huge surge of support for the name. “I read the list of entries and there were about 3,000 at the time,” Mr …
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Boaty McBoatface 'unlikely' to be name of new multi-million pound research vessel
… by a former local BBC radio presenter, James Hand, who has since apologised “profusely” to NERC for scuppering the contest, following the huge surge of support for the name. “I read the list of entries and there were about 3,000 at the time,” Mr …
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Aviva on the road to 100% renewables with rooftop solar investment
Lee Preston, group carbon and utilities manager at Aviva Insurance, said: “We're committed to understanding the organisational environmental impact and are now working hard to reduce it, through a range of initiatives that will help us to reduce our …
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Letters: Natives should follow the example of the bison
In response to Chretien's modest suggestion that remote native bands should consider relocating to areas where there is work for them and a chance to vastly improve their lives, Phillip says, '”We are not bison to be herded around on the whims of a …
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Martin Hannan: Celtic's Dermot Desmond must dip into the biscuit tin
For if Rangers are to get back to the top of Scottish football's two-club pyramid, they will have to beat Celtic regularly, and lest anyone forget, league matches don't have extra time or penalties. Not a few Celtic fans will have been unpleasantly …
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Vikings may have first taken to seas to find women, slaves
Working with Estonian collaborators, “we plan to throw massive science” at these ancient vessels to glean everything possible about this period, Price said. He'll also focus on … About one in 25 male Viking burials in Sweden and Norway includes teeth …
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Is Norwegian Mass Murderer Anders Breivik Still a Threat to Europe?
Anders Breivik Breivik is escorted by prison guards as he enters the court room in Skien prison in Skien, Norway, March 15. Breivik is charging Norwegian authorities of violating his human rights by holding him in isolation for almost five years. Lise …
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