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Minors are the most vulnerable Internet users

From the moment they are born children live in a world of screens; as a result, they use the Internet or any digital device that falls into their hands naturally, intuitively and without fear. So the main aim of this work by the UPV/EHU was to find out from a range of different perspectives about …

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The best marathon strategy by UPV

A study by the UPV/EHU’s Department of Physical Education and Sport explores and compares the influence of athletic ability, sex and type of circuit on the pacing adopted by marathon runners, and concludes that one of the key factors in the athlete’s performance is the pacing strategy adopted during the race.

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A study by the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country analyses the evolution in the price of electricity over a 16-year-period to establish the factors that affect volatility

Incorporating renewable energies into the electricity system entails a certain degree of volatility in the electricity price owing to the intermittent nature of generation by plants of this type. However, a study by the UPV/EHU shows that the greatest volatility is caused when unexpected regulatory changes are made in the renewable sector. What disrupts economic …

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Andorra and Spain signed an agreement to develop a bone marrow donation program

The government of Andorra approved the signing of an agreement on the development of a bone marrow donation program between the Ministry of Health of the Principality and the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare of Spain.

This program will be implemented with the participation of the National Transplant Organization (ONT), the Catalan Transplantation Organization (OCATT), …

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On February 18 a lecture will take place in Andorra regarding Marie Curie and the detection of radioactivity

Marie Curie, having discovered radioactivity, opened the door to the subatomic world. The conference will examine the key stages of this scientific discovery and demonstrate the links uniting a small group of international researchers who stood at the foundation of quantum mechanics and will also focus on the fundamental interactions between the works of Pierre …

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Andorra continues to promote the use of electronic certificates for companies and citizens of the principality

2350 citizens of Andorra, 631 officials and 126 companies are currently using electronic certificates. To increase the number of holders of this certificate, the Government of Andorra decided to extend the terms of its use for this year. The goal is to continue to develop use of the certificate between different administrations, citizens and individuals …

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Andorra will invest 750,000 euros for a program to promote the purchase of electric and hybrid vehicles in the principality

The government of Andorra continues to support the acquisition and use of electric vehicles in the principality. For this purpose, the program “Engega” was created (from 2019 to 2021, 750,000 euros will be invested annually in these goals). After the successful implementation of the first program from 2016 to 2018, the government of the principality …

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The Linguistic Policy Service has edited the work of Xavier Planas and his team that received the Lidia Armengol Vila Language Research Assistance 2013

The Linguistic Policy Service has edited the work of Xavier Planas and his team that received the Lidia Armengol Vila Language Research Assistance 2013.

“Physiographic analysis of pre-Roman root toponyms” addresses the study of place names based on a multidisciplinary methodology that is based on comparative physiographic analysis (landscape, geological, etc.), the historical and linguistic knowledge …

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