Popular Berlin motifs - like the television tower, the Brandenburg Gate and the East Side Gallery - are now available in miniature as wooden model kits for assembly. Berlin artist Lorenz Huber has created the 15-piece sets, which he sells in a bag.
Queer characters in video games still cause a major uproar. This, despite the fact that they've played a role in the games from the very start, as an exhibition in Berlin shows.
Twenty-nine years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, Thailand's capital Bangkok now also has a work of art made from original pieces of the wall.
The Museum of the Bible has announced that five pieces of its centerpiece Dead Sea Scrolls collection are fakes. German researchers found that the fragments had showed "characteristics inconsistent with ancient origin."
This week marks the 28th anniversary of the monetary union between East and West Germany. What promised to be a healing cure-all for both sides killed the East German mark and is still a work in progress today.
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