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Where nothing grows anymore
This is the region known as "Crete Senesi " between Florence and Grosseto. The small hills are typically characterized by erosion.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Sleek Streamliners That Broke Records And Served Evil
The Nazis were horrible. Unfathomably horrible. Any time you think you've just how horrible they were, go to your local Holocaust museum, and it'll be so much worse than you thought.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Enter Stage Right
Our Weimar Republic
The horror of National Socialism is so profound and universally acknowledged that comparing our current political and social climate with the rise of the Nazis is sometimes too often and too easily made.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Ants Protect Acacia Plants Against Pathogens
The biological term "symbiosis" refers to what economists and politicians usually call a win-win situation: a relationship between two partners which is beneficial to both.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The many faces of war
If Britain had lost the first world war, would the art that emerged from it in this country have been better? The Great War in Portraits , the National Portrait Gallery 's intriguing but uneven new show, does not set out to ask this question, but its most theatrical encounter is between British conservatism and the German avant-garde.
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Max Raabe and Palast Orchester to perform at McCarter Theatre
German crooner Max Raabe and his 12-piece Palast Orchester will perform songs recalling the Weimar cabaret era along with favorites from Hollywood's Golden Age Wednesday at the McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Watch KiKA von ARD und ZDF for Free at FilmOn
KiKA von ARD und ZDF is now available for free on FilmOn. KiKA is a German children's channel based in Erfurt, Germany.
Our Weimar Republic
The horror of National Socialism is so profound and universally acknowledged that comparing our current political and social climate with the rise of the Nazis is sometimes too often and too easily done.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Ailing German PV panel maker SolarWorld completes restructuring
Ailing German solar panel manufacturer SolarWorld AG completed a financial restructuring this week as prospects for foreign demand seemed to be brightening.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Coventry mayor 'sent to Coventry'
The outbreak of World War One saw a wave of anti-German feeling sweep the country.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Under the Dome
It is " unusual, even weird and startling ," wrote a journalist in 1924, upon seeing the world's first projection planetarium.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Metal in the heart is non-hazardous to health
This is an occluder made of a nickel-titanium alloy. These medical implants are used for the correction of a defective cardiac septum.
Cortical reorganization after macroreplantation at the upper...
Correspondence to: Thomas Weiss, Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology, Friedrich Schiller University, Am Steiger 3, Haus 1, D-07743 Jena, Germany E-mail: With the development of microsurgical techniques, replantation has become a feasible alternative to stump treatment after the amputation of an extremity.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Might and right: The power of one man
Chess maestro Garry Kasparov has made a small but meaningful contribution to free speech in journalistic circles by challenging the widely-held taboo about invoking Hitler's name as a cautionary warning.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Intershop helps de Bijenkorf recreate flagship store experience online
Jena, Germany -- Netherland's premium department store chain, de Bijenkorf, has implemented Intershop's e-commerce platform to power its web shop, deBijenkorf.nl.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Neural Signature of the Own-Race Bias: Evidence from Event-Related Potentials
Address correspondence to Dr Holger Wiese, DFG Research Unit Person Perception, Department of General Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Psychology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Am Steiger 3/1, 07743 Jena, Germany.
Ugly faces are more memorable - study
The old maxim of never forgetting a pretty face might be untrue as psychologists believe beautiful people are less likely to be recognised.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
US colleges failing to give graduates an advantage
So enormous has been the harm done by the fraudsters running public K-12 schools, you'd think fraud in higher education couldn't possibly be worse.