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The life and work of “Snowflake Bentley”

in History/Philosophies
Essay: "The Snowflake Man of Vermont." (Creative Commons essay, public domain photo)
Essay: "The Snowflake Man of Vermont." (Creative Commons essay, public domain photo)

Vermont farmer Wilson Bentley, the first person to photograph and study the complexity of snow crystals, died 87 years ago today: “On the morning he was laid to rest… it began to snow, leaving a dusting over the burial ground.”

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Blinde Farben: “deep blues, warm ochres, vivid pinks”

in Arts/Philosophies

“It is in these places where we find the true spirit of creativity, where the magic happens and people from all walks of life gather to warm their souls and stare into the flames for a while.” Blinde Farben Exhibition, Tretjakow Gallery, Lindenau. Runs until 21 Dec.

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Dr. Amorous: tackling dick problems

in Dating/Philosophies
"There is nothing wrong with me medically, but I have problems getting and keeping an erection." (Photo: public domain)
"There is nothing wrong with me medically, but I have problems getting and keeping an erection." (Photo: public domain)

Some practical tips to get you back up in your life between the sheets, or spice it up. (So many puns, so little time.)

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Café Oink: carving one’s cozy vegan nook

in Business/Food/My Leipzig

“When I came to Leipzig five years ago for university, I immediately fell in love with the city… in order not to have to leave in search of a ‘proper’ job after finishing my studies, I decided to take matters into my own hands; I dug out my old dream of starting a café.”

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Technology, children and good parenting

in #TechTavern/Glocal/Society
Star Wars figures. (Photo: Daniel Cheung / unsplash)
Star Wars figures. (Photo: Daniel Cheung / unsplash)

“It’s pretty obvious that technology evolves, rather than going backwards. For this reason, it’s likely a bad idea to look at it as an enemy that should be defeated.”

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LeipGlo Job Fair: Your feedback is in!

in Business/Glocal/Jobs/Leipzig
LeipGlo Job Fair on stage, after TK Startup Pitch Contest. Photo: Justina Smile Photography)
LeipGlo Job Fair on stage, after TK Startup Pitch Contest. Photo: Justina Smile Photography)

With about 600 visitors and 28 exhibiting companies, the very first LeipGlo Job Fair was able to bring local employers and global talent closer. Read more for lots of statistics and all the love, and tough love, of visitors and exhibitors. #BeABiggerDot

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