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Creating World Peace, One Laugh at a Time | Manuel Wolff | TEDxAUBG

The fifth annual TEDxAUBG conference took place on April 9th, 2016 at the Carl Djerassi Theater Hall. For this year edition all speeches and performance
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Picking up foreign languages is the in thing for students this season - Times of India

Picking up foreign languages is the in thing for students this season - Times of India | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Are vacations all about whiling away time? No, say these youngsters in the city, who have zeroed in on some interesting pursuits this season.
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Angela Merkel warning as she urges UK to stay in EU - BBC News

Angela Merkel warning as she urges UK to stay in EU - BBC News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Germany's Angela Merkel warns that countries "at the bargaining table" get better deals, as she expresses her hopes that the UK stays in the EU.
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Lotte Reiniger's 117th birthday marked with Google doodle

Lotte Reiniger's 117th birthday marked with Google doodle | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Pre-dating Walt Disney, she pioneered a style of animation using thousands of photos of paper cut-out silhouettes arranged to tell a story
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10 Online Games To Boost Your German Learning (Text, Strategy, Adventures)

10 Online Games To Boost Your German Learning (Text, Strategy, Adventures) | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Tired of boring learning games? Check out these free online games in German for your browser and quickly learn new words and phrases.
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30 Tasks You Can Do in 5 Minutes or Less to Learn a Language. I Do #2 and #21 Every.Single.Day.

30 Tasks You Can Do in 5 Minutes or Less to Learn a Language. I Do #2 and #21 Every.Single.Day. | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
When it comes to finding the time to actually sit down and study languages, there are usually two big obstacles we feel that we face. The first is that 1) we just don’t have the time to sit down and study or 2) we just don’t have the energy to sit down and study. Our day to day responsibilities can take up a huge chunk... Kee
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Speak German or face jail, court tells WhatsApp

Speak German or face jail, court tells WhatsApp | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The CEO of WhatsApp could face jail in Germany unless the company moves quickly to provide its terms and conditions in the German language, a recently-published court ruling shows.
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Learn Languages Through Associations and Structure Breakdown

Learn Languages Through Associations and Structure Breakdown | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Just 2 simple tricks can enhance your language skills and help you with learning problematic words, grammar or pronunciation. Are you ready to reveal them?
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The 8 Stages That Every Language Learner Goes Through

The 8 Stages That Every Language Learner Goes Through | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The process of language learning can sometimes resemble the stages of grief and despair. But battle on, soldiers! The final stages will make up for everything. The Take-Off It’s all excitement; all you can see is the novelty of the language and the culture; all you can see is yourself travelling and mingling with locals…
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I Wore a Dirndl for 14 Days Straight and These 6 Things Happened

I Wore a Dirndl for 14 Days Straight and These 6 Things Happened | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Just over 2 weeks ago I challenged myself to wear a dirndl every day for 2 weeks. As the owner and designer of Rare Dirndl, I have a lot of dirndls and I could probably do a 3 month challenge befor…
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Interesting, but not enough to persuade me to wear one :)

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What to bring Back From Germany How I Overfill My Suitcase

What to bring Back From Germany How I Overfill My Suitcase | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The list of what to bring back from Germany used to be quite long....Online shopping is shrinking my List!!
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'Crude, but rarely nasty': The jokes Europeans tell about their neighbours

'Crude, but rarely nasty': The jokes Europeans tell about their neighbours | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
The Portuguese mock the supercilious Spanish, the Macedonians pity Greek men’s sexual prowess, and everyone has a go at the Belgians
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Foreign Language Learning While You Sleep?

Foreign Language Learning While You Sleep? | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
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Learning some new german words before bedtime? Worth a try!

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11 German football terms you should know for Euro 2016 | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 07.06.2016

11 German football terms you should know for Euro 2016 | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 07.06.2016 | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learn to speak like a Weltmeister! With the Euro 2016 running from June 10-July 10, it's time to polish our football vocabulary. Here are 11 soccer words to help you follow along with the European Championship in German.
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Five sure-fire ways to impress Germans with your manners

Five sure-fire ways to impress Germans with your manners | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Despite what stereotypes might have you believe, Germans aren't that different from the rest of us when it comes to social interactions. But these tips should help guide you through your next dinner invitation.
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8 German words to sum up your 20s perfectly

8 German words to sum  up your 20s perfectly | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Whether just graduated, just dumped or just now trying to figure yourself out, sometimes you're just at a loss for words in your twenties. But Germans are here to help.
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Germany's Best Scenic Drives

Germany's Best Scenic Drives | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
From Wine Country to Fairy tale Castles: Germany's 4 Best Scenic Drives. Germany's Romantic Road, Castle Road, Wine Road and Fairy Tale Road.
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The future belongs to these 10 German regions

The future belongs to these 10 German regions | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
A new study shows that one city above all will dominate the future of Germany, but if you're canny you might still want to think about moving to Leipzig or Erfurt.
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“Ostalgie”- Rare collection shows dollhouses from German Democratic Republic

“Ostalgie”- Rare collection shows dollhouses from German Democratic Republic | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Communist Dollhouse Collection from East Germany
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Austria 'rejects far-right president, electing Van der Bellen' - BBC News

Austria 'rejects far-right president, electing Van der Bellen' - BBC News | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Alexander Van der Bellen wins Austria's presidential election, preventing Norbert Hofer becoming the EU's first far-right head of state, the BBC is told.
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The German Mullet & Other Hairstyles | German Language Blog

The German Mullet & Other Hairstyles | German Language Blog | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Learn German vocab related to hair! Sub-categories on hair accessories, hairstyles, hair types, relevant verbs, and one very unique German word!
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Essential vocab for a visit to a German hairdresser.

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Art and Youth Culture in the German Democratic Republic

Art and Youth Culture in the German Democratic Republic | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Art and culture in the German Democratic Republic were represented by many creative people who felt the obligation to make their works about problems and challenges in their society. Up until 1965, the GDR Government did allow art to be free and critical. Western trends, such as beat music, spread amongst the young people unopposed. Bands like the Beatles continued their triumphant procession into Eastern Germany.But in December of 1965, the government changed their opinio
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Vidéo of the Week: The Ice Cream Robot of Berlin - 4ième Révolution

Does robotics sell? This is the bet of a Berlin Shop making Nao his muse. Located on the Dircksenstrasse, the Icerobot employs the little french robot to sell its ice-cream. The ordering process is automated and the customer chooses his
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A bit of Sunday fun. Apart from me, who would like to receive an ice cream from a robot?

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Use Trello To Learn a Foreign Language - Not So Lost In Translation

Use Trello To Learn a Foreign Language - Not So Lost In Translation | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
Time is needed to learn a foreign language.  Make foreign language study a project and use Trello to help you with your studies.
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The Top 10 Weirdest German Foods I Have Learned to Love

The Top 10 Weirdest German Foods I Have Learned to Love | Angelika's German Magazine | Scoop.it
When you think of German food, what's the first thing that comes to mind? Lots of meat? Sausage? Bread? Sauerkraut? (Endless fields of pig bodies to satisfy Germany's disturbing and straight up demonic appetite for all things swine?) Before moving to Germany, I thought of these things too, because I had no idea just how…
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