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Europe’s 8 best ‘eco’ classical music festivals this summer

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| Concertos in Green | Superstar pianist Hélène Grimaud is a synesthete, a person who experiences sounds as colors—Bach in orange and red, Beethoven in bright yellow and green. But you need not have her extraordinary acuity to go green with classical music, especially in Europe during the summer.

Europe’s 6 best ‘green’ classical music festivals in summer 2016

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All Austria Europe Finland France Germany Grafenegg Graz Kuhmo Lake Chiemsee Ljubljana Pays de la Meije Slovenia best classical music festivals in Europe 2016 Festival Europe 2016 by Frank Kuznik Festival Messiaen 2016 Grafenegg Festival 2016 Herrenchiemsee Festival 2016 Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival 2016 Ljubljana Festival 2016 Styriarte 2016

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First Outbreak of Usutu Virus in Germany

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That is very cold for the south of Germany. The first detection outside Africa occurred in Vienna/Austria between 2001 and 2006.

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Ten people in Germany die from E.coli

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The update provided by Germany on 27 May reports 276 cases of HUS since 25 April. Cases in children of school age are also reported.

Black Woodpecker: Officially a Nemesis

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Yet, here I am, back from Austria, minus one Black Woodpecker sighting. Birds Austria Black Woodpecker nemesis birdBut Black Woodpecker

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Are we in the final stages of capitalism?

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What Germany has, and in fact all of the so-called free market economies have, is an antisocial dictatorship of capital, of corporations.

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UN report: 2013's extreme weather is consistent with climate change

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Extreme precipitation led to severe floods in Europe’s Alpine region and in Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, and Switzerland. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) released their annual State of the Climate report this past Sunday, to coincide with the World Meteorological Day. Major drought affected southern China.

Solar Water Heaters Give Free Hot Water From Cyprus Rooftops

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Even European countries like Germany are jumping onto the solar water heating bandwagon, with 2 million Germans already heating water in this manner.

Embracing Your Future: Natural Swimming Pools

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NSP Woodhouse in the UK The first Natural Swimming Pools were developed in Austria ten years before you were born. And why not? And serene.

EU wants to do away with housewives altogether

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According to recent reports the EU Commissions has ordered Germany, as well as the Netherlands and Austria, to put measures in place to integrate all housewives and mothers into the labor market. While reports state that this is because Europe needs more workers something else is behind this and we shall get to this in due course.

Action urged after weedkiller traces found in peoples' urine

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The samples were analysed by Dr Hoppe at Medizinisches Labor Bremen in Germany ( [link] ). Is this where the weed killer is coming from?

Happy Eostre!

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The Teutons lived in what now is central Europe – Germany, Austria and the like. Easter, according to De Ratione Temporum by the Christian scholar known as “the venerable Bede” (672-735 C.E.), was named after Eostre, the Teutonic dawn goddess of fertility – in other words, the spiritual embodiment of Spring.

Happy Eostre!

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The Teutons lived in what now is central Europe – Germany, Austria and the like. Easter, according to De Ratione Temporum by the Christian scholar known as “the venerable Bede” (672-735 C.E.), was named after Eostre, the Teutonic dawn goddess of fertility – in other words, the spiritual embodiment of Spring.

First Solar-Powered Eco Pool in Morocco Uses Zero Chemicals

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But in Austria, Germany, and Switzerland, ecological pools are fairly common and have proven themselves to be perfectly healthy and safe.

Rheinmetall and Steyr Mannlicher offer new RS556 assault rifle system

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Established in 1864, Austria's Steyr Mannlicher has long been one of the great names in the European small arms sector. weapon. BMG HS50M1.

Renewables 2014 Global Status Report Highlights Another Year of Impressive Renewable Energy Growth

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China, the United States, Brazil, Canada, and Germany, respectively, remained the top countries for total installed renewable power capacity.

Nolcha Shows Ethical Fashion at New York Fashion Week S/S 2017

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All materials used are carefully sourced from quality suppliers in Italy, France, UK, Germany and Austria. Made in the USA.

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The Chase Is On: Sea Shepherd Vessels Have Departed to Intercept Japanese Whaling Fleet in the Antarctic

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The Japanese whaling fleet might be able to escape and outrun the international courts but it won’t escape Sea Shepherd."

What is Mexico’s National Bird?

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In fact, according to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology , “The Golden Eagle is the most common official national animal in the world – it’s the emblem of Albania, Germany, Austria, Mexico, and Kazakhstan.” One of the most impressive birds in North America is the Golden Eagle. ” The bird is massive.

Mobilisation for start of mass opposition against patent on tomatoes

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such as Arche Noah in Austria and Berne Declaration in Switzerland. In Germany, Campact is amongst the organisers, and the EU-wide organisation WeMove is also taking part. We will be mobilising thousands of people within the time period of the opposition lasting until 12 May. These compounds are supposedly beneficial to health.

Europe bans bee-harming pesticides

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The UK, Czech Republic, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Austria and Portugal voted no the suspension.

Credit rating agency downgrades nine Euro-zone countries

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) London,UK, January 2012 : Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has downgraded the credit ratings of nine Euro-zone countries, stripping France and Austria of their coveted triple-A status. The status of EU paymaster Germany, however, remains untouched. billion euros in maturing debt.

Vintage Mohair: A Love Story with a Luxe Fabric

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The  Yorkshire  mills spun yarn that was exported to  Russia , GermanyAustria , etc., as well as woven directly in Yorkshire.

Global Warming endangering ski resorts

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The Alps Mountain range has warmed up three times more than the global average, and Austria and Italy are also sensitive areas.

Influenza is slowly progressing in Europe

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) According to the Weekly Influenza Surveillance Overview published on Friday, January 20, 2012, influenza is slowly progressing across Europe and is currently dominated by A(H3N2) viruses. During week 1/2012 (2–8 January 2012), of 625 sentinel specimens collected and tested, 81 (13%) were positive for influenza viruses.

The Hidden Qualities of House Sparrows

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The Italian Sparrow is not entirely confined to Italy but  – not surprisingly – also occurs in neighbouring areas of Austria and Switzerland. There are currently no German records of the species, in spite of it occurring in Austria less than 35 km south of the German border. Bird blogging in May always gives me the creeps.

Ayrshire Building Designer Welcomes Government Energy Efficiency Initiative

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PassivHaus buildings are already changing the way properties are constructed on the continent, particularly in Austria and Germany, where more than 20,000 houses, schools and offices have been built to super-energy efficient standards. As a result heating demand is reduced by an average of 90 per cent.

International Opposition to Fracking

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Germany. In Germany, many brewers have warned Chancellor Angela Merkel that fracking could damage the country’s beer industry.

Shocking analysis by country of years left to zero emissions

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“Australia is committed to a greedy and inhumane course of climate exceptionalism, climate racism and climate injustice.&#. We all know that we have to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution and eventually reach zero emissions. In any case, only a small amount of CO2 may be emitted worldwide after 2050. tonnes CO2 per person. years. Belize (0.8

ICLEI Case Studies - Locally-based projects that support sustainability

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[link] ICLEI Case Studies profile locally-based projects that support sustainability. Each study documents: the local context of the project the anatomy of the project results lessons learned the project's replication potential budgeting and financial issues Please note: Case Studies 1 - 55 will be available soon.

Significant Glacial Loss In French Alps According To New Study

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Other Alps regions are also finding considerable glacial retreat, especially in Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Italy and Slovenia.

Boeing Suceed in Flying Hydrogen Airplane

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“We are proud of our pioneering work during the past five years on the Fuel Cell Demonstrator Airplane project.

Butterflies or business - Europe can have both!

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The EEA's new assessment shows that global demands for natural resources to feed, clothe, house and transport people are accelerating. said Prof.

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Chicago's muy famoso chef goes green

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Click here for cheap car hire Germany and travel at your own pace. Or bought his prepared foods at your local grocery. Or own his cookbooks.

The Danube Is Blue – Again

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In particular, Germany and Austria have managed to minimize pollution. The Danube is the second-longest river in Europe.

Stop needlessly sending waste to landfill

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Apparently landfill bans of biodegradable or recyclable wastes have successfully worked in many other European countries including Germany and Austria. On other occasions when equally well working schemes from Germany, Denmark, the Netherlands, etc., At Bywaters he set out the economic benefits of reducing waste to landfill.

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Valkyrie's Heroes

The Alien Next Door

After the Kristallnacht (the first organized Nazi pogrom in Germany), German Catholic priest, Fr. Well, hear me out. And fateful. Julius Fu?ík.

There is Only One Side to the Nuclear Debate

Green Prophet

“Now there are radioactive wild boar roaming through Germany,&# she said. Nothing nuclear knows boundaries. Don’t forget Iraq.

INTERVIEW: The “Man On The River” Finishes 5,200-Kilometer Journey In Istanbul

Green Prophet

In Austria especially, he says, there was “respect everywhere… people have really tried to slow down, reduce their consumption, and invest a lot in creating more natural spaces.” It shouldn’t be any surprise that a man who adopted Venice as his hometown loves to be near water. Environmental champion. Challenges.

Livable Communities through Urban Forestry

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The university town of Tübingen, Germany uncovered a stream that ran through the historic heart of the city. By Suzanne H. et al. Crane, D. E.