Jaroslav and Vera are both 87 years old, and have been married for 60 years. They were enjoying a quiet sit in the park when I interrupted their afternoon. After I took their picture, Jaroslav pulled out a camera phone and turned the tables. Thanks to Martin Breth for translating for me. - © Nathaniel Minor

An American in Vienna

Learning the language

Oh, the curse of looking like a native. Most people I talk to around Vienna - a waiter or a cashier at the grocery store, for example – usually glance at me and say something like "Grüß Gott. Kann ich Ihnen helfen?" I can usually get by if the... weiter




German Chancellor Angela Merkel, chairwoman of the Christian Democratic party CDU, won the elections in Germany. "Erfolg" translates to 'success'. - © APAweb / AP, Matthias Schrader

An American in Vienna

Personality over party1

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's victory last night is the big news in Europe today. Reading through the day-after coverage though... weiter




Pedestrian can see Roman ruins at the Michaelerplatz. - © Nathaniel Minor

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A Tale of Two Histories4

Hallo! Ich heiße Nathaniel Minor. Ich bin Ausländer von USA und spreche nur ein bisschen Deutsch. That is how I've introduced myself, an American journalist from Minnesota Public Radio, since I arrived in Vienna last week... weiter





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Japans Nationales Museum für Zukunftsforschung und Innovation (Miraikan) hat viel zu bieten. Davon muss sich mancher Besucher auch zwischenzeitlich erholen.

Streets musicians can be seen up and down the cobblestone side streets of Lviv. Ein Mikroskop im Labor. Der Blick hinter die Kulissen der Brustkrebsforschung von Josef Penninger.

In den Niederlanden war der Mittwoch ein Tag im Zeichen von Trauer und Wut. Müde? Dann geht es Ihnen wie der "lebendigen" Skultpur von Claude Pontis, zu sehen in Nantes in der Ausstellung <a href="http://www.levoyageanantes.fr/fr/" target="_blank"> "Le Voyage à Nantes"</a>.

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