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It was a case of mistaken identity. I thought I was Wendish, a descendant of that group of Eastern Europeans who fled religious oppression by the Prussian government in the 1850s.
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8 hrs ago
Internos Acquires New Leipzig Hotel
The InterCity Leipzig opened in May 2013 and is operated under a long lease by InterCity Hotels, a 100% subsidiary of Steigenberger Hotels.
10 hrs ago
Nucleic Acids Research
Improved seamless mutagenesis by recombineering using ccdB for counterselection
When combined in a second step with counterselection using a small molecule toxin, seamless products can be obtained.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Modern Machine Shop
Additive and Subtractive Together, Including by Retrofit
This view inside the Hamuel Reichenbacher machine shows it performing a laser cladding operation on a turbine blade part.
Dance, music bring flair to Fleurs
Director Lara Bye says she is using the Baxter's clean, open theatre space to go for a more fun, local feel, in contrast to last year's classical elegance.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Urban spelunking: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
In a room off the altar that might have been a vestry, you'll find this marble fireplace which closely resembles one at the Wisconsin Club.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Drinks Business
Westons plans international expansion
UK cider makers, Westons Cider, has announced plans to expand internationally by pushing into new export markets including Asia, South America, Africa and the Caribbean.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
What's Hot at the Armory Show
The Armory Show is back, with exhibitions and events planned across the city. In order to help you navigate one of the largest art fairs, we've rounded up the 10 must-see works.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Philadelphia Dance Projects Culminates Season with New Work by Subcircle
Philadelphia Dance Projects closes a season full of regional and world premieres with the presentation of a moving new work by Choreographer Niki Cousineau and Designer Jorge Cousineau, together as Subcircle.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Holocaust survivor tells students at Penn State Lehigh Valley:...
"It's my revenge that I'm alive," the 89-year-old told students and others who gathered this afternoon at Penn State Lehigh Valley to hear her speak about surviving the Holocaust.
DGAP-Adhoc: Vita 34 AG announces preliminary, unaudited results for the fiscal year 2013
Vita 34 AG / Key word : Preliminary Results 04.03.2014 11:01 Dissemination of an Ad hoc announcement according to A 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.
FireEye Launches Mathematical Research and Development Center in Germany
FireEye, Inc. , the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, today announced the opening of a research and development center in Dresden, Germany.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Canada Online Explorer
Paris and London behind rival destinations in hotel satisfaction
User ratings on the hotel comparison site Trivago placed both Paris and London very low in the rankings in terms of hotel service.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Washington Post
EU Carbon Has Biggest Monthly Gain in Year as Bloc Cuts Supply
European Union carbon permits are heading for their biggest monthly gain in a year after the bloc cut 2014 supply by about a fifth to help deal with a glut.
Globe and Mail
Spotted: Hitting the autobahn in Porsche's homeland
Spotted is Globe Drive writer Peter Cheney's weekly feature that takes you behind the scenes of his life as a vehicle and engineering journalist.
High Earth Orbit
International Cartographic Association
Last week I immersed myself deep in the culture and community of map design. The biennial gathering is the major cartography conference, International Cartographic Association world, held this year in historic Dresden, Germany.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Preview by Kempermann
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Dresden, and CRTD Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden, Technische UniversitA t Dresden, FetscherstraAYe 105, 01307 Dresden, Germany In the adult brain, new neurons are produced in two "canonical" regions: the hippocampus and the olfactory bulb.
How Stuff Works
Lumps of Oldest Cheese Found on Mummies Necks, Chests
Lumps of cheese, shown with arrowheads, were collected from the neck and chest of a female mummy known as the "Beauty of Xiaohe."
The Globe and Mail
Porsche Macan: An SUV in name only
Back in the day, Porsche was a pure sports car builder. Times change. I arrived here in the former East Germany this week to test the Macan, Porsche's new compact SUV.