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The Harvard team's findings reveal a new type of microstructure for feathers, says Matthew Shawkey, an evolutionary biologist at Ghent University in Belgium, who was not involved in the work. "This structure enhances the blackness produced by the feathers' pigments," he adds. Typical black feathers ...

Brussels, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) -- Eighty-eight percent of women over the age of 15 in Brussels have been victims of sexual intimidation, Belgian press reported Tuesday. The findings were published in a survey conducted by the University of Ghent, in Belgium including interviews with over 425 women.
Carl Devos, a political commentator from the University of Ghent, told the Belgian newspaper Le Soir that the prime minister was in an impossible position. "Charles Michel knows that Theo Francken is untouchable," he said. "He knows that if he had to ask his secretary of state to resign, it would simply ...
Denmark's Novo Nordisk A/S (NOVO-B.KO) said Monday that Belgian biopharmaceutical company Ablynx NV (ABLX) has rejected its 2.6 billion-Euro takeover ... It said that should any deal be struck, it would keep Ablynx's strong research-and-development base within Ghent, Belgium, and further develop ...
It is rumoured that it will close sites based in Dallas and Fullerton and in return upgrade and expand operations in Columbus, Ohio (USA) and Ghent, Belgium. "PSI has an increasing business need to better align our assets with marketplace trends and customer demand," said chief executive George ...

... the team included researchers from UA, Scripps oceanography, California Institute of technology, and University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the University of Ghent in Belgium, University of Groningen in Netherlands, and Australia to discover how rainbow peacock spiders produce this unique iridescent signal.
So every component was sourced on that global assumption that we need to look for supply both in Europe to our Ghent (Belgium) factory, where we build this car, and in China, (where) the Chengdu factory also will build this car one day. Some suppliers in China, some in Europe, but always (sharing) with ...
Plastic Suppliers Inc. indicated its Dallas and Fullerton, Calif., locations will close by the end of January. But the company will upgrade and expand operations in Columbus and Ghent, Belgium. The Belgium facility is operated through subsidiary Sidaplax VOF. "PSI has an increasing business need to better ...
A native of Belgium, he had previously served as the director of sales and marketing and co-artistic director for the Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra and the Flemish Radio Choir in Brussels. As a graduate of State University of Ghent, Belgium, Gistelinck earned a master's degree in musicology and ...
Our hotel, Hotel de Flandre, was a quick, easy 10-minute tram ride from the train station. The four-star hotel is part of a group named Historic Hotels of Belgium, with three other properties in Ghent and one in Aalst. Built in the neo-classical style in the early 1800s, many of the original architectural details still ...
Three South African artists - Isha Seejarim, Lawrence Lemanoana and Hannelie Coetzee - have been nominated for the creation of a monument honouring Nelson Mandela in Ghent, Belgium. The Mandela @Ghent Project is a collaboration between the University and the City of Ghent, Africalia and the ...
FILE - In this March 25, 2016 file still image from video, Mason wells, an American survivor of the attacks in Belgium, answers questions during an interview in a hospital in Ghent, Belgium. Wells also was in Boston at the time of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, having gone to support his mother during ...
North Sea Port will represent a 60 km cross-border port area of Flushing, Borsele and Terneuzen in the Netherlands up to Ghent in Belgium. The shareholders feel that the name of the merged port represents its position in the heart of Europe and the North sea region. By 2022, North Sea Port aims to be a ...
An exhibition of works by Gerhard Richter titled "About Painting" is being showcased at S.M.A.K. at Ghent, Belgium. The exhibited works critically challenge the artistic ideologies and the Western concept of painting as mere visual representation. Richter's paintings, which he had produced during many ...
From left, Emma Maetens, Eva Dehaene and Flor Maes, all Bumpers College food science students from Ghent University in Belgium, at a Razorback ... Ghent University in Belgium is a top 100 university in the European Union, and food science and nutrition students have been travelling to the U of A for ...
As part of its renovation of a small terraced house in Ghent, Belgian architects Fragmenture inserted a central triangular volume that houses the kitchen, laundry ... The client's brief called for the transformation of a dark and cramped 90-square-metre terraced house in the Belgian city into a playful, bright and ...

However, Belgian researchers at the University of Ghent have already concluded that "the presence of marine microplastics in seafood could pose a threat to food safety." Last week, the Marine conservation Society announced that Britain is "choking in plastic." Since 2008, there has been a 27 percent ...
Last month it announced it had signed a deal with Uber to supply "tens of thousands" of self-driving cars to the ride-sharing company between 2019 and 2021. Volvo Cars is owned by Chinese Geely Holding. It is headquartered in Torslanda, Gothenburg, and has a factory there as well as in Ghent, Belgium, ...
Dendermonde, a quiet Belgian town on the Schelde river located in the triangle formed by Ghent, Antwerp and Brussels, Belgium's three biggest cities, is basking in an unseasonal burst of late autumn sunshine, the last warmth of the year. The blue sky and pleasant temperatures are quite un-Flandrian.
Back in Belgium, guests will be able to experience the original. A night in the couple's Evergem home, near Ghent, costs €200 per night, and gives design enthusiasts the chance to live among artworks and design pieces by the couple. These include Hannes Van Severen's Tree Sculpture, as well as their ...
Pre-production of the new Volvo XC40 in the manufacturing plant in Belgian city of Ghent. (photos courtesy of Volvo Cars). Stockholm, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Volvo Cars plant in Ghent, Belgium started to produce its small premium SUV on Wednesday, the company announced. In a press release, Volvo ...
'The Zoo Story' was performed at the Tinnenpot Theater in Ghent, Belgium in October 2017, to coincide with the Afrikaans Week, organised by ...
Earlier, V.P.M. Mather, guest faculty at Ghent University in Belgium, delivered the keynote address. The guests explained to the children their ...
One person died and two others were seriously injured after a powerful explosion at the ArcelorMittal plant in the Belgian port city of Ghent on ...
... were joined in their investigation by Dr. Diego Miralles, Ghent University Laboratory of hydrology and Water Management, Ghent, Belgium.
Photograph: Christophe Vander Eecken/Visit Gent. What could be more Christmassy than dining in a church, and giving to those in need while you're at it? Parnassus (Old Houtlei, open noon-2pm Mon-Fri) is a social project in a Franciscan church offering healthy meals and employment to disadvantaged ...
But if you're European, Mic has just unveiled its choice for the veggie-capital of Europe, and it is… drumroll, please… Ghent, Belgium!
Mary of Burgundy was dead and her successor promoted cities like Ghent and Antwerp to the disadvantage of Bruges. The Zwin estuary that ...
Located at St. Bavo's cathedral in Ghent, Belgium, The Mystic Lamb of 1432 by Hubert and Jan van Eyck, also known as the Ghent Altarpiece, ...
How the meat-loving city of Ghent became the veggie capital of Europe ... on the outskirts of the spired, medieval city-center of Ghent, Belgium.
Business Planet takes you to Belgium this week to talk about the help you ... Not far away in Ghent, there is a start-up which, thanks to Karen's ...
... in agricultural economics, which included an exchange program with the Scottish Agricultural College and later Ghent University in Belgium.
... the Sarens Giant Crane140 (SGC-140) during an inauguration event on Friday 13th of October 2017 in Ghent, Belgium, where a number of ...
Just in the previous week, they announced setting up an R&D facility near the University of Ghent in Belgium to tap into the Flemish region of ...
Brolis Semiconductors, the Lithuania-based developer of mid-infrared laser diodes, is setting up a new research division in Ghent, Belgium, ...
Located in the heart of Ghent, Belgium, a new hotel has transformed a historic post office into luxury accommodations. 1898 The Post, part of ...
HIGH AND MIGHTY: Situated in the heart of Flanders between Brussels and the Belgian coast, Ghent is a compact city filled with spectacular ...
A new era starts for the Volvo Cars plant in Ghent, Belgium today as the first customer-bound XC40 small SUV is set to roll off the production line. The new XC40, for which the company has already received over 13,000 orders, is Volvo Cars' first ever small premium SUV. The first customers can expect to ...
The event will host various para-cycling races on Wednesday 15 November as part of the racing from Tuesday 14 - 19 November on Belgium.
Ghent, Belgium (AP) -- After struggling with mental illness for years, Cornelia Geerts was so desperate to die that she asked her psychiatrist ...
... Rubrik's data management platform at its mill in Ghent, Belgium ... Stora Enso's paper mill at Langerbrugge, Ghent, produces 540,000 tones ...
... engine currently under development. Production is expected to start in November this year at Volvo Cars' plant in Ghent, Belgium.
Rudy Van der Ween, a water tourism promoter from Ghent, Belgium, visited the park Tuesday. He was also the coordinator of the 2015 World ...
HIGH AND MIGHTY: Situated in the heart of Flanders between Brussels and the Belgian coast, Ghent is a compact city filled with spectacular ...
Produced at Volvo's plant in Ghent, Belgium, the XC40 is a direct competitor to the Audi Q3, BMW X1, Mercedes GLA and the recently launched ...
Calgary-based Landmark Cinemas says a deal to be purchased by Kinepolis Group of Ghent, Belgium, is expected to close by year-end if it ...
In 2015, Goffin and Darcis led Belgium to its first Davis Cup final in 111 ... Great Britain at the 13,000-seat Flanders Expo in Ghent, Belgium.
The Belgian town of Ghent was once bigger than London, its wealth coming from the corn and wool trades, which helped pay for the castle, ...
... and if you work with children, you have to have education of their parents as well," said Joos, of Ghent University hospital in Belgium.


 

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