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Ernest Gill

Ernest Gill

    Semen makes HIV more deadly
    Semen makes HIV more deadly
    Researchers in Germany have discovered that a protein found in semen makes HIV 100 000 times more virulent than it is alone -- thus helping to...
    Scientist discovers why iron leaves odour on fingers
    Scientist discovers why iron leaves odour on fingers
    Where does the strange but typical "metallic" smell come from when we touch iron objects such as tools, utensils, railings, or coins?
    Germans lay claim to 'invention' of Halloween
    Germans lay claim to 'invention' of Halloween
    Forget all those books that say the Irish invented Halloween and that Irish-Americans popularised it in the 20th century. Experts in Germany say...
    German town battles neo-Nazi real-estate deal
    German town battles neo-Nazi real-estate deal
    A neo-Nazi organisation is poised to purchase a hotel in a town in Germany and turn it into a eugenics indoctrination centre after local residents...
    Germany gets ready for night of the witches
    Germany gets ready for night of the witches
    Up to 150 000 self-styled witches and warlocks, New Age practitioners and the simply curious are converging for May Eve revelries on the...
    Uranus is 'responsible' for sea quakes
    Uranus is 'responsible' for sea quakes
    Uranus may be responsible for recent devastating Asian sea quakes because the mystery-shrouded "planet of calamity" is unusually close to the...
    Laurel und Hardy
    Laurel und Hardy
    Film historians have found a rare Laurel and Hardy short that the famed comedy duo filmed for German audiences -- speaking their lines in phonetic...