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Bob Dylan wins the Nobel Prize in Literature –
and plays a harmonica from Trossingen

We’re delighted that the great poet, singer and musician Robert Allen Zimmerman, to some of you known as Bob Dylan, has just won the Nobel Prize in Literature. We’re also delighted that Bob plays a Hohner harmonica from Trossingen, where … Weiterlesen

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Smaller than a Muggaseggele: sintered grinding pin from Haefeli with a diameter of 0.18 mm

Deutsche Version From mother tongue to Muggaseggele Although it’s not yet so well-known, February 21 was International Mother Language Day. UNESCO announced this day in 2000 to „promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism“. So it’s not surprising … Weiterlesen

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What is this Higgs thing all about

François Englert and Peter Higgs won the Nobel Prize in Pysics for their theory explaining how particles acquire mass. An interactive graphic from the New York Times explains the Higgs pretty good. Click here. via @Gastrobo: