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nice list of cool words
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Posted: Oct 15, 2015 - 7:25am

 miamizsun wrote:
Fascinating moving pictures in color show the situation of the city in summer 1945, just after the Second World War and the capitulation of Germany.

Daily life after years of war.


 
Very interesting - and eerie.
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Posted: Oct 15, 2015 - 4:46am

Fascinating moving pictures in color show the situation of the city in summer 1945, just after the Second World War and the capitulation of Germany.

Daily life after years of war.



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Posted: Jul 23, 2015 - 2:29am

'Gott' ist aber schon ein sehr offensiv gewählter Nickname, oder? :D
Da kommen jetzt schon deftige Erwartungen auf.

Ansonsten:
Glückwunsch zu einem so feinen Vater!
Und gleichzeitig natürlich mein Beileid. 

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Posted: Jul 9, 2015 - 5:52am

(former member) wrote:



Germany Swaps Nuclear for Solar and Wind Power

by Oliver Lazenby
YES! Magazine
June 7, 2012

In response to the Fukushima meltdown—which did $50 billion in damage to Japan’s economy—Germany aims to close all its reactors by 2022.


Germany, the world’s most aggressive adopter of renewable energy, is taking a bold leap toward a future free from nuclear energy. In March, the German government announced a program to invest 200 billion euros, or approximately $270 billion, in renewables. That’s 8 percent of the country’s GDP, according to the DIW Economic Institute in Berlin.

Last year, in response to the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, Chancellor Angela Merkel announced a plan to close down all 17 of Germany’s nuclear reactors and replace them with renewable energy, mostly solar and wind power.

Germany has already closed eight nuclear reactors, and the rest will be shut down by 2022. For now, natural gas is filling the void left by nuclear power, which formerly produced 20 percent of the country’s electricity. Under Merkel’s plan, 80 percent of Germany’s energy will come from renewables by 2050, according to the German Advisory Council on the Environment. Studies by the council show that 100 percent renewable power is a realistic goal for Germany.

In contrast, the United States has been much less ambitious. The president’s “New Energy for America” plan aims to supply the country with 25 percent renewable energy by 2025...

 



 
The Anti Atom movement in Germany startet 1972 in south west Germany, when the Club of Rome planed nuclear reactors and lead chemical plant in the area "Kaiserstuhl", between Freiburg im Br, and Markolsheim in France. It became a massive movement accross the border between France and Germany, which is the Rhein. The winegrowers could not ignore this plan. My own Father, who died last month, was a main actrivist and singer songwriter in this movement. He was a real local hero, because the planed reactor in Whyl never was built. The movement succeded, in a hard dispute. The nucler oppenents used a pirate radio, which broadcasted across the French-German-Swiss borders. First it was called: "Radio Grün (Green)", and later changed its name to "Radio Dreyeckland (Triangle Country)", which still exists. https://rdl.de/live. The resistance against the nuclear industry was the primeval mud for the green party in germany.


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Posted: Mar 26, 2015 - 3:18pm

Germanwings crash: airliners change cockpit rules after co-pilot blamed – as it happened | World news | The Guardian

Here are the major developments in the aftermath and investigation of the Germanwings crash in the French Alps that killed 150 people.

  • Lubitz deployed a five-minute override when captain Patrick Sonderheimer tried to re-enter the cockpit after briefly leaving, thwarting Sonderheimer’s attempt to punch in an emergency number that would open the door.
  • Lufthansa revealed that Lubitz’s training in 2009 had been briefly interrupted, but was resumed after “his suitability as a candidate was re-established”. Asked about the reason for the interruption, Spohr said he was not allowed to say.
  • Spohr said the company was in complete shock. It was “beyond our worst nightmare”, he said. “It leaves us absolutely speechless. I would not have been able to imagine that the situation would have got even worse.” (...)

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Posted: Jun 22, 2012 - 7:00pm




Germany Swaps Nuclear for Solar and Wind Power

by Oliver Lazenby
YES! Magazine
June 7, 2012

In response to the Fukushima meltdown—which did $50 billion in damage to Japan’s economy—Germany aims to close all its reactors by 2022.


Germany, the world’s most aggressive adopter of renewable energy, is taking a bold leap toward a future free from nuclear energy. In March, the German government announced a program to invest 200 billion euros, or approximately $270 billion, in renewables. That’s 8 percent of the country’s GDP, according to the DIW Economic Institute in Berlin.

Last year, in response to the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, Chancellor Angela Merkel announced a plan to close down all 17 of Germany’s nuclear reactors and replace them with renewable energy, mostly solar and wind power.

Germany has already closed eight nuclear reactors, and the rest will be shut down by 2022. For now, natural gas is filling the void left by nuclear power, which formerly produced 20 percent of the country’s electricity. Under Merkel’s plan, 80 percent of Germany’s energy will come from renewables by 2050, according to the German Advisory Council on the Environment. Studies by the council show that 100 percent renewable power is a realistic goal for Germany.

In contrast, the United States has been much less ambitious. The president’s “New Energy for America” plan aims to supply the country with 25 percent renewable energy by 2025...

 


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Posted: Oct 20, 2010 - 7:59am

OK, als gebürtiger Kölner darf, nein, MUSS man ja Kölsch trinken und mögen ;)
Ich, als gebürtiger Düsseldorfer, kann wie gesagt mit Altbier nicht sooo viel anfangen, aber naja, ab und zu sage ich auch nicht nein zu ´nem Alt, genau wie zu ´nem Kölsch.

Es gibt halt zu viel gutes Bier in Deutschland :)
( so ein ASTRA wäre auch nicht falsch )

RP fand ich vor einigen Jahren per Shoutcast.com ( damals sah die Seite noch nicht so schrecklich nach Web 2.0 aus wie heute ) als ich einen Sender suchte, der R.E.M. spielte.
Wie es der Zufall wollte, war es just in dem Moment RP. Und der Rest verlief dann wie vielen anderen Hörern...eingeschaltet, in die Favoriten gelegt und annähernd täglich eingeschaltet.
Mal nur für 20 Minuten oder an anderen Tagen bis zu 10 Stunden im Büro ( mein Kollege bettelt schon immer, dass ich gefälligst "diesen Paradissender" einschalten soll ).

Hab mir extra einen Webstick i.V.m. einem Netbook und 2 Boxen besorgt, damit ich auch im Büro Webradio hören kann. Über UKW gibt es hier nur noch WDR2 als erträgliche Alternative...aber natürlich nur was die Wortbeiträge angeht.
Neben RP läuft dort eigentlich nur SomaFM, wenn ich mal meine elektronischen Gelüste befriedigen muss. {#Dancingbanana} 

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Posted: Oct 15, 2010 - 10:50am

Na ja. das mit dem Kotzstritzer ist ja nun auch noch entwicklungsfähig. Ich stamme aus Köln...muß hier wohl nicht noch mehr ausführen{#Nyah}...
Schön das Ihr Euch zeigt. lebe seit einiger zeit in Schwerin und brauche Kontakte zur Außenwelt. RP war da schon genau der erste Volltreffer !
Wie habt Ihr RP entdeckt ?
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Posted: Oct 11, 2010 - 6:58am

Auch wenn ich es nicht so mit Bier habe, ziehe ich ein kühles Schwarzbier ( Köstrizer usw. ) dem rheinischen Gebräu vor...
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Posted: Oct 10, 2010 - 7:13am

Grüße aus dem sonnigen Bonn. Wir genießen Kölsch. Alt ist auch sehr lecker.{#Dancingbanana}
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Posted: Oct 10, 2010 - 7:10am

Wir Deutschen sind anscheinend arg schüchtern {#Silenced} {#Mrgreen}

Gruß aus dem sonnigen Düsseldorf


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Posted: Oct 9, 2010 - 10:27am

ja genau ich stotter immer herum - auf der ganzen Welt - welcome to RP - just be yourself{#Dancingbanana}
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Posted: Oct 9, 2010 - 10:05am

Denke gerade darüber nach wieso hier im deutschen Forum eigentlich so gar nichts läuft...dabei sind hier reichlich addicts registriert, jedenfalls deutlich mehr als in Frankreich oder sogar in England...trotzdem ist dort jeweils mehr los. Woran liegts also ? Ideen ? Also doch in Englisch in den anderen Foren mitstottern...vielleicht auch besser, da lernt man dann eben was...{#Rolleyes}
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Posted: Sep 21, 2010 - 2:18am

 bubblejet wrote:


Hallo Eismann aus dem Norden!
Mir geht's genauso! Ich liebe diesen Sender und versuche auch jede Minute zu nutzen...sitze gerade vor meiner großen Fensterfront und entspanne bei der Musik...
Im Moment haben wir keinen Klimavorteil im Süden...habe es geschafft, warm eingepackt eine Stunde Sonne zu genießen {#Sunny}  , bis die großen Wolken kamen...
Ich genieße auch diesen Kurzurlaub und habe ausnahmsweise keine Termine vereinbart...lebe ganz spontan in den Tag hinein...schöööööön {#Smile}

Viel Spaß noch mit RP!
bubblejet

 

Hallo Ihr beiden,

ich habe RP vor einigen Wochen entdeckt und schon aus diesem Grunde auch für das Wohnzimmer ein Internetradio herangeschafft.
Der Sender mit seinen vier ausgeruhten Missionaren auf zwei und vier Beinen ist ein wahrer Glücksfall - ich werde darüber reden und reden, damit möglchst viele andere in kennenlernen - denn Letzteres genügt schon - jeder der hier zuhört bleibt dran.

Ich wünsche uns alles Gute in unserer kleinen Gemeinde 

Gruß aus dem (wie immer regenerischen) Herbst-Schwerin
Werner alias Zappamann 
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Posted: Jul 24, 2010 - 6:06pm

This doesn't sound good:

At least 18 killed in "Love Parade" stampede in Germany


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Posted: Jun 3, 2010 - 2:31am

 Clarkplus wrote:
3 June in Lauf and still no summer.  When will the rain stop?

 

Strahlender Sonnenschein hier, keine Wolke in Sicht weit und breit....

Nothing to complain. {#Mrgreen}


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Posted: Jun 3, 2010 - 2:27am

3 June in Lauf and still no summer.  When will the rain stop?
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Posted: Jun 1, 2010 - 2:20am

 MrsHobieJoe wrote:
Congratulations Germany.  You were aiming for the soccer world cup but instead you got Eurovision  

At least you can afford to host next year.  It wasn't quite NUL points for the UK but we did manage a pretty impressive feat getting last place.  That really is saying something in Eurovision speak.

 

As a person that lives in Lena's hometown, I like to say THANK YOU!

And I'm afraid we have to win the World Cup too. BTW: It's football, not soccer. {#Nyah}


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Posted: May 30, 2010 - 12:36am

Congratulations Germany.  You were aiming for the soccer world cup but instead you got Eurovision  

At least you can afford to host next year.  It wasn't quite NUL points for the UK but we did manage a pretty impressive feat getting last place.  That really is saying something in Eurovision speak.
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