Uppsala

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education world

in the world by QS World University Rankings, and in 2011 it was ranked 53d in the world for Engineering & Technology (making it the highest ranked institution in Scandinavia) and 99th in the Natural Sciences. In 2010 Times Higher Education World University Rankings ranked KTH 5th


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. Image from ''c.'' 1920. thumb 300px The Lund University Male Voice Choir (Image:Majsång på Lunds universitets trappa 2005.jpg), wearing white student caps, singing on the stairs of the Lund University main building on the first of May 2005. thumb 300px The old University mill now housing the museum. (Image:Uppsala - Fyris with Academy mill.jpg) The '''''Upplandsmuseet''''' is the county museum of Uppsala County in Sweden. The institution is responsible for preservation


literary production

through sundry occupations. He turned up in London in the autumn of 1907 and returned to Sweden in early 1908. In the autumn of the same year he was taken into a lunatic asylum in Stockholm, and in February 1909 he was moved to the asylum of St. Lars in Lund, where he spent the rest of his life. He never married. Writing works There is no concrete evidence of any literary production from his years of travel, but he turned to reading and writing when he was confined


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, Sweden. Bälinge IF women's football team played their home games at Studenternas IP Stadium in Uppsala, since the sports field in Bälinge (Bälinge, Uppsala) town was far too small to host premier games. The team colours are black and yellow. Grimwood was guest of honour at Novacon in 2003, at Kontext (in Uppsala, Sweden) in 2008


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, to conduct the first trials of this new agent in human research subjects. As this was the second investigational compound of this class sent to Uppsala from the University of Pittsburgh group, it was termed simply Pittsburgh compound-B by the Swedish team, who also abbreviated it as "PiB". '''''Ecce Homo''''' is a controversial Art exhibition exhibition


local social

newspaper ''Ergo'' in 1985. After completing his studies, Berglin has been living in Gävle where he works as a teacher of Swedish and religion. He published his early strips in the local social democratic newspaper ''Arbetarbladet'', but became known to a wider audience in 1995, when he started to draw for the Stockholm-based but nationally distributed conservative newspaper ''Svenska Dagbladet''. His strips have been collected and republished in several albums. Oxygen was independently


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Charcot , having attended his lectures at the Salpêtrière hospital. A third attempt made in 1520 with a large army of French, German and Scottish mercenaries proved successful. Sture was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund, on 19 January, and the Danish army, unopposed, was approaching Uppsala, where the members of the Swedish Privy Council (Privy Council of Sweden), or ''Riksråd'', had already assembled. The councillors consented to render homage to Christian on condition


numerous film'

and director on numerous film and television projects since 1994. In an artistic way that is entirely his own, birth_place Uppsala, Sweden birthname Thomas Lennart Bodström DATE OF BIRTH 9 April 1962 PLACE OF BIRTH Uppsala


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radio program, but Malmö, Gothenburg, Borås, Helsingborg, Lund, and Uppsala all have Jewish communities as well. Synagogues can be found in Stockholm (which has 2 Orthodox (Orthodox Judaism) and 1 Conservative (Conservative Judaism) temple), Göteborg (an Orthodox and a Conservative synagogue), Malmö (an Orthodox synagogue) and in Norrköping (although the Norrköping community is too small to perform regular services). '''Bror Hjorths Hus''', (''Bror Hjorth's House'') is a museum of the artist Bror Hjorth (1894–1968), located in Uppsala, Sweden. The museum has a large collection of Hjorth's work. The house which was built in 1943 was for 25 years the home and studio of Bror Hjorth. It became a museum in 1978. After finishing her degree, Frida attended the theater university in Malmö. This training was connected to a practical course at the city theater of Gothenburg. Thereafter Frida received several theater roles in Gothenburg, Stockholm, and Uppsala. She attained international fame with the leading role of Lena in Kay Pollak's Oscar (Academy Award) nominated film ''As It Is in Heaven''. In 2007 she was at the side of Walter Sittler and Inger Nilsson (''Pippi Longstocking'') in the Second German Television (ZDF) miniseries ''Der Kommissar und das Meer'' Like many mosasaurs, this genus has a complicated taxonomic history. The type specimen (UPI R 163, Uppsala University Palaeontological Institute, Uppsala, Sweden), a nearly complete skeleton, was originally referred to the genus ''Clidastes'' by Wiman Wiman CJ. 1920. Some reptiles from the Niobrara group in Kansas. ''Bulletin of the Geological Institute of Uppsala'' '''18''': 9-18 (9 figs., pls. II-IV). and then to ''Halisaurus'' by Russell Russell DA. 1970. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabama. Part VII: The mosasaurs. ''Fieldiana, Geology Memoirs'' '''3''' (7): 369-380. . Hence, ''Clidastes sternbergii'' became ''Halisaurus sternbergii''. However, by the late 1980s, some paleontologists began to suggest that ''H. sternbergii'' belonged in its own genus and that ''Halisaurus'' was polyphyletic Wright KR. 1988. A new specimen of ''Halisaurus platyspondylus'' (Squamata: Mosasauridae) from the Navesink Formation (Maastrichtian) of New Jersey. ''Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology'' '''8''' (Supplement 3): 29A-30A. . WikiPedia:Uppsala Dmoz:Regional Europe Sweden Uppsala_County Localities Uppsala Commons:Category:Uppsala


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County Category:University towns in Sweden Category:18th-century fires Young life Anders Celsius was born in Uppsala, Sweden on 27 November 1701. His family originated from Ovanåker in the province of Hälsingland. The family name is a Latin version of the name of the vicarage (Högen). Anders was raised a Lutheran. Tings (Thing (assembly)) were huge open air events, which required plenty of space. The more important ting that king Olof talked about was probably

Uppsala

thumb 150px right Coat of arms (File:Uppsala vapen.svg) '''Uppsala''' ( ; older spelling ''Upsala'') is the capital of Uppsala County and the fourth largest city (Cities of Sweden) of Sweden, after Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. It had 140,454 inhabitants in 2010.

Located north of the capital Stockholm, it is also the seat of the Uppsala Municipality. Since 1164, Uppsala has been the ecclesiastical centre of Sweden, being the seat of the Archbishop (Archbishop of Uppsala) of the Church of Sweden. Founded in 1477, Uppsala University is the oldest centre of higher education in Scandinavia.

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