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Protected: TODAY IN BERLIN: FIRST ELECTRIC TRAM IN HISTORY

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SPOTTED IN PASSING: WINDY CITY

IN THE MIDDLE OF A BIG CITY A historic windmill at the Museum of Technology in  Berlin-Kreuzberg.

May 10, 2014

THE BERLIN BLOCKADE AND THE AIR-LIFT

1948 On June 24th, 1948 the Berlin Blockade began – West Berlin, surrounded by Soviet ruled territories, is almost completely cut off from any supplies from the outside, necessary for the … Continue reading

Jun 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

TODAY IN KREUZBERG: JUNE 22

1910 Prof. Konrad Zuse, German engineer and the inventor of the first working programmable computer in the world is born in Berlin. All of the four computers designed and made … Continue reading

Jun 22, 2013 · 3 Comments

DAYS AT THE TECHNIKMUSEUM: THEY SAW IT ON TV

Among what feels like thousands and thousands of fantastic objects on display at the Telecommunications Exhibition in Technikmuseum (Trebbiner Strasse 9, Berlin-Kreuzberg) there is also a TV set from 1937. … Continue reading

Apr 24, 2013

DAYS AT THE MUSEUM: THE ENIGMA OF THE ENIGMA

Enigma, German coding machine used during the WW2 by the Nazi land army but especially by their war fleet, Kriegsmarine, on display at the Technikmuseum in Berlin. One of the … Continue reading

Mar 29, 2013 · 2 Comments

DAYS AT THE MUSEUM: WINDCHILL

If you should come to Technikmuseum today and climb to the 3rd floor in the “Beamtenhaus” where the film technology is exhibited, here is what you will hear above your … Continue reading

Mar 23, 2013

DAYS AT THE MUSEUM: CARVED IN WOOD

Today at Technikmuseum during my shift in the so called Neubau (the New House) I took some 30 photos of different objects and their descriptions. It was only hours later, … Continue reading

Mar 21, 2013

DAYS AT THE MUSEUM: THE LITTLE OPTIMIST

The Optimist is a small boat used by the youngest adepts of the art of sailing – in spring and summer the lakes around Berlin are full of them bobbing … Continue reading

Feb 20, 2013

DAYS AT THE MUSEUM: DIRECTOR’S CUT

Seen at the Film-Technik Exhibition at the Technikmuseum in Trebbiner Strasse 9 in Berlin-Kreuzberg.

Feb 5, 2013

DAYS AT THE MUSEUM: DANSE SERPENTINE

My job at the museum (Deutsches Technikmuseum in Trebbiner Strasse in Berlin-Kreuzberg) might prevent me from writing as often and as much as I would wish to, but it allows … Continue reading

Jan 26, 2013

HERE´S TO 2012

2012 has been a long year – the length of a year being measured by the number of memorable events. I have plenty to be happy about and equally a … Continue reading

Dec 31, 2012 · 4 Comments

SPOTTED IN PASSING: LIGHT CROWN

spotted at technik museum in Berlin

Dec 25, 2012

MEET HEIKE THE WUNDERWAFFE

Two days ago while watching the local Berlin evening news I heard that a new wonder had been put on display at the über-fantastic Technical Museum in Trebbiner Straße 9, … Continue reading

Sep 29, 2011

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