Trendy Berlin Hotel Bar Features Bathrooms With A View For Both Patrons and Those on The Street

When the trendy new 25hours Bikini Hotel opened up in Berlin recently, the reviews were great, but a design flaw with the hotel’s Monkey Bar Restaurant has people talking about the hotel for a whole other reason. Floor-to-ceiling windows were put in through the entire restaurant to offer great views of the surroundings, but a […]

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Students Helping German Homeless Man Goes Viral But Draws Criticism

Four students from Offenburg, Germany decided that they wanted to work together to create a charity group that would make the world a little bit better by supporting those in need, which included helping out random homeless people on the streets with a simple yet kind gesture. Their charity, be jape e.V., posted a video on […]

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Top German University To Drop Use of German Language in Master’s Courses

Since its founding in 1868 by King Ludwig II, Germany’s Technical University of Munich (TUM) has become one of the top Universities in the country, and now it will soon become the first major university in Germany to drop the national language in favor for English in all of its master’s programs. The decision was made […]

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Berlin Popularity Is Fastest Growing in Top 10 Tourist Destination In Europe

The European Cities Marketing (ECM) study, known for being one of the most compressive sources for European tourism statistics, has highlighted the city of Berlin as being the fastest growing among the Top 10 tourist destination cities in Europe with an 8.2 percent increase in overnight stays in 2013. London still tops the chart when you look […]

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German Soccer Federation Logo Challenged By Supermarket Chain

With Germany’s recent World Cup championship, official merchandise for the country’s national team has been flying off the shelves, netting the German soccer federation DFB millions in royalties for the use of their logo. However the German supermarket chain Real is arguing that the eagle logo is a national symbol and cannot be protected by […]

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German Duo Create Prosthetics Indistinguishable From The Real Thing

As far as we may have come with prosthetics today, they usually get close to matching the looks of the real body part, but still are quite noticeable. A German duo out of Dresden however have been working on changing that with silicone prosthetics that are indistinguishable from the real body part. When looking at the […]

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German PhD Student Needs German American Interview Partner

A PhD student from Ludwig Maximilians University Munich is currently here in the U.S. and is searching for German-American interview partners for her field work. For her PhD project about German-American descendants in the U.S., Christiane Bauer is looking for interview partners, who would like to talk about their relationship towards their German heritage, and […]

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German Politicians Look To Typewriters For NSA Investigative Work

Patrick Sensburg, the head of Germany’s parliamentary committee investigating the NSA spying allegations, revealed in an interview with ARD that he and his committee are looking at using traditional typewriters to carry out their written work around the ongoing investigation, with the hope that it will block any spying that may be going on. Since […]

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Germany’s Christoph Kramer Comments About Concussion During World Cup Final

17 minutes into the World Cup Final against Argentina on Sunday, Germany’s Christoph Kramer took a nasty blow to the head when he collided with Argentina’s Ezequiel Garay, leaving him laying on the field looking dazed and confused. Looking at the replays and Kramer’s own physical display, there was no doubt that he should have been taken off the […]

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Music Video Friday: July 11

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We love music at German Pulse and every Friday we will try to highlight one or two music videos from a German singer/band.  We’ll try to get the newest releases so you can check out the latest hits from Germany. If the song is available in the US at the time of posting, there will be […]

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