Bayer and Monsanto Reach Deal That Could Have Lasting Effects

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Bayer and Monsanto have spent the last several months going back and forth on merger deals, but after throwing in a few billions extra, the German chemical company has successfully reached a deal with the American-based seed giant. What was the magic number? $66 Billion. Valued at $128 a share, …

Sources: Bayer, Washington Post

Photos: Bayer AG, Die Grünen Kärnten [Flickr]

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German Inventions in Everyday Use

By Francine McKenna on Email

There are many German inventors and scientists who have helped to build the country’s reputation as a source of invention and technology. Not all German inventions were patented so were developed elsewhere, and they are not only exclusive cars or chic kitchen appliances but also everyday objects now to be …

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