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Funen

the second largest island of Denmark, between the Jutland peninsula and the island of Zealand. Pop.: 441 795 (2003 est.). Area: 3481 sq. km (1344 sq. miles)
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Mouton (in preparation) investigated hazel dormice from north-western Germany (n = 40), the Danish island Funen (n = 10) and the island Ruegen (n = 3).
But still, the clear-eyed freshness of Nielsen's music, with its great surges of energy and fearless, ear-splitting battles against everything that denies life - duelling timpani in the Fourth Symphony, a vindictive side-drum in the Fifth - comes vividly into focus when you visit Funen.
by Reginald Spink: Living Music (Copenhagen: Hansen; London: Hutchinson, 1953); My Childhood on Funen (Copenhagen: Hansen; London: Hutchinson, 1953).
Two trains derailed on the Danish island of Funen, leaving one of the conductors with minor injuries.
In Denmark, motorists were advised that the 18km-long Storebaelt Bridge over the Great Belt, a strait between the main islands of Zealand and Funen, would be closed for a few hours.
It's quite a feat of engineering but nothing compared to the Great Belt Bridge linking Funen and Zealand that we traversed on our overland route to Copenhagen after sailing to Esbjerg from the UK.
MO is still a student at Funen Academy of Fine Art, and she says there are many times where she will happen upon an art movement that will spark off her creativity and filter it's way into her own music.
As we neared the Funen Island harbour village, which was their destination they invited me to visit their school.
Home of fairytale author Hans Christian Andersen this city has an enchanting atmosphere which is reflected in the statues dotted around the city, the 19th century living history museum Funen Village and in the main park - fairytale park.
But on the other hand the artist always makes new experiments--sometimes when working in the International Ceramic Research Center (Guldagergaard in the town of Skaelskor) other times working with Soren Baun Jeppesen, a friend and colleague on the island of Funen.
Benign and malignant neoplasms of the parotid gland: Incidence and histology in the Danish County of Funen.
From Esbjerg in Jutland, Copenhagen is a three hour drive, which takes in the extraordinary Storebaelt (or Great Belt) bridge, linking the island of Funen to Zealand, the country's largest island, where Copenhagen is situated.