Dutch Oscar Hopeful ‘Narcosis’ Sells to HBO for Eastern Europe, Fabula for Turkey (EXCLUSIVE)
Italy’s Coccinelle Film Sales has sealed two important European deals on Dutch Oscar bid “Narcosis,” directed by Martijn de Jong. Coccinelle Film Sales’ CEO Francesca Breccia negotiated the agreements, with HBO Europe picking up the movie’s rights in 14 countries in Eastern Europe (Poland,…#slovakia #turkey #trent #northmacedonia #czechrepublic #bestcamera #poland #audienceaward #martijndejong #moldova (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dimon says Ukraine war should be " turning point " for U.S. on global stage
Washington — Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase, America's largest bank, said the ongoing war in Ukraine should serve as a "turning point" that lulls U.S. leaders out of a "false sense of security." "Ukraine is a turning point where, you know, maybe all this sort of self-illusion that we had,…#dimon #ukraine #poland #jpmorganchase #westerneurope #western #jamiedimon #federalreserve #margaretbrennan #facenation (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Like living mirrors’: what twins’ special bonds reveal about nature, nurture and genetics
A podcast by two brothers and a film about two silent sisters give fresh impetus to the debate about biology and the environmentAbout one in every 65 pregnancies in the UK results in a multiple birth, a figure that has grown since the advent of fertility treatments, andnearly all of those multiples will be twins. The unusualness of twins has captured the creative imagination going all the way back to the earliest of myths.Take the case of identical twins Romulus and Remus, the apocryphal founders of Rome, through to June and Jennifer Gibbons, the real-life sisters who are the subject of the Polish film maker Agnieszka Smoc...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 11, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Anthony Tags: Genetics Psychology Biology Family Science Prisons and probation Society Race Source Type: news

How Washington Persuaded Europe to Put a Price Cap on Russian Oil
Seventy-two hours before they hoped to launch an unprecedented new plan to set a cap on the price of Russian oil, Biden administration officials faced a problem: Poland hadn’t yet signed off on the final design. With support from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Poland had pushed for…#poland #kremlin #russian #kohls #americaneagle #volodymyrzelensky #wayfairkohls #walmart #doordash #groupofseven (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia Is Feeling the Pain of Europe ’s Oil Embargo
A near-total ban on imports of Russian crude into the European Union is finally hitting Russia’s oil revenue. Concerns that it would provide the Kremlin with a windfall to fund its war in Ukraine have been confounded — for now. To mitigate the impact, the US proposed a price cap on Russian…#bloombergfirstword #middleeast #brent #julianlee #centreforglobalenergystudies #poland #javierblas #western #turkey #merrynsomersetwebbeurope (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The World Needs More Energy and Less Energy Regulation
Mises Wire The World Needs More Energy and Less Energy RegulationTags Bureaucracy and RegulationFree Markets Energy is a highly regulated industry across the world. There is less debate about the need for government control when it comes to the oil and gas sector. The arguments that most people…#arcticcircle #worldneedsmoreenergyandlessenergy #poland #europeans #western #westsiberia #venezuela #saudiarabia #netherlands #russian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impact evaluation of a cycling promotion campaign using daily bicycle counters data: the case of Cycling May in Poland - Biondi B, Romanowska A, Birr K.
The promotion of active and sustainable transport modes as an alternative to motorised individual transport has become a key policy priority in Europe, to reduce air pollution, road congestion, noise, traffic injuries, and the adverse health outcomes of se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

The mysterious disappearance of Kiwi shoe polish
For a true insight into the state of the nation, look no further than the decline in shining our shoe leather (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Susan Korn Stays Balanced With 13,000-Step Schleps and Phone-Free Mornings
What qualifies as arm candy in Susan Korn’s book? One day it might be a beaded Susan Alexandra bag decorated with a sunny-side-up egg. Or a tiny, wearable nod to the dirty martini—its size seemingly suited to packing extra olives for the road. There’s a Milton Glaser tribute by way of her I 🖤 NY…#susanalexandrauniverse #wildbirdfund #yiddish #polish #jewish #susankorns #pigeon #korn #ohio #chloefineman (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Magic Avatar you paid $3.99 for is probably stolen, artists say
If your Instagram account is overwhelmed with otherworldly, cosmic or Kawaii-inspired portraits of your friends, you are not alone. Over the weekend, the photo editing app Lensa introduced “Magic Avatar,” an add-on that generates 50 fantasy portraits of you if you can provide a minimum of $3.99,…#magicavatar #twitter #meganschroeder #polish #washingtonpost #magicavatars #ipsum #stabilityai #southkorean #kimjunggi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Europe and the Refugee Crisis: It ’s all About Tackling Racism & Discrimination
By Sania FarooquiNEW DELHI, India, Dec 8 2022 (IPS) In 2019, when the President-elect of the European Union (EU) Ursula von der Leyen had presented a list for her soon-to-be European Commission, and on that list was a portfolio called “Protecting the European way of life”, a lot of noise was made questioning what that meant. “Protection” was later changed to the “Promotion” of the European Way of Life. It’s been over three years since this very controversial, much debated and widely criticised portfolio as many continue to question what uniquely is the ‘European way of life’? Shada IslamThe European Unio...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sania Farooqui Tags: Armed Conflicts Climate Change COVID-19 Europe Featured Global Headlines Human Rights Migration & Refugees Multimedia Religion TerraViva United Nations Video Source Type: news

New Grant Program Will Offer Long-Term Support to Sustain Ukrainian Science
NAS and the Polish Academy of Sciences have launched a new grant program that would allow teams of Ukrainian scientists, engineers, and researchers to continue their work at Polish academic or research institutes. The program was established with the aim of sustaining and eventually rebuilding a healthy research system in Ukraine. (Source: News from the National Academies)
Source: News from the National Academies - December 7, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

Hero city: Crippled by Russian attacks, Ukraine's science hotbed refuses to give up
KHARKIV, UKRAINE— In an SUV pockmarked by shrapnel, Mykola Shulga wends his way along the Kharkiv highway, dodging concrete barriers and antitank obstacles scattered along the road like giant toy jacks. On the northern outskirts of his broken city, he reaches the ruins of Pyatykhatky, an academic enclave set amid oak and maple groves. “This was one of the most beautiful areas of Kharkiv,” he says, on a brisk October day. Before the war, it was home to many researchers at Ukraine’s largest science center, the Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology (KIPT). But months of shelling left some of the district’...
Source: ScienceNOW - December 7, 2022 Category: Science Source Type: news

POTATOES could hold the cure for cancer
Polish researchers think bioactive compounds in vegetables can also help patients dodge the brutal side effects of existing treatments. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poland leader defends World Cup player bonus amid inflation
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s prime minister on Tuesday defended the controversial decision to pay high bonuses to the national soccer team for its World Cup performance amid high inflation and hardship in the country. Mateusz Morawiecki said he believes that the players have earned some kind of…#mateuszmorawiecki #groupc #ukraine #poland #argentina #apworldcup #twitter #warsaw #mexico #piotrmueller (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news