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Czech commemorative medals featuring US President Barack Obama, 31 March 2009

Commemorative medals featuring US President Barack Obama are seen in the Czech city of Jablonec nad Nisou ahead of a visit by Mr Obama on 4 April.

Rachel Devlyn outside Dublin's Gaiety Theatre, Ireland, 31 March 2009

Dublin dancer Rachel Devlyn poses outside the Gaiety Theatre in the Irish republic’s capital for the launch of a gay theatre festival.

An Iraqi investor uses his binoculars to look at the dealing board at the Iraq Stock Exchange in Baghdad on 31 March, 2009

An Iraqi investor peers at the dealing board at Baghdad’s Iraq Stock Exchange, which has announced it is to introduce a computerised system to show share prices.

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Indian President Pratibha Patil presents the Padma Shri award to actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Mausam Noor during an election campaign at Habibpur in her North Malda constituency

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US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is welcomed by Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Maxime Verhagen as she arrives at the World Forum Conference Centre in The Hague.

A man wears a brain-machine interface

A man wears a brain-machine interface, equipped with electroencephalogra phy (EEG) devices and near-infrared spectroscope (NIRS) optical sensors in a special headgear to measure slight electrical current and blood flow change in the brain at Japanese auto giant Honda’s headquarters in Tokyo.

Honda and Japan’s research laboratory ATR have announced the development of a humanoid robot, Asimo, that can move its hands and legs after receiving brain activity signals from a human.

A bison looks for something to eat in blowing snow

A bison looks for something to eat in blowing snow at the Terry Bison Ranch south of Cheyenne. Parts of Wyoming were battered by a second snowstorm last week.


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April 2, 2009 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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