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Virtual Reality

VR projects ‘made in Germany’

Whether in schools or museums, advertising or marketing, journalism or psychotherapy – people in all kinds of fields are experimenting with technology that immerses users in a completely different, artificial reality. hese ten companies, institutions and researchers are driving the development of virtual reality (VR) in Germany.

Where German is still spoken in the US

Over 300 years ago, German immigrants crossed the Atlantic to reach, among other places, Pennsylvania. Their language and culture continues to influence their descendants, as DW correspondent Oliver Sallet discovered.

Emigrated words

Many Germans emigrate abroad everyday. But not only people, words also leave the country to start a new life abroad.

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Recalculating the route

Kultursymposium Weimar

The Goethe-Institut is organising the second international cultural symposium in Weimar from the 19th to the 21st of June 2019 under the title "Recalculating the Route". More than 300 participants from all over the world will come to Weimar to discuss the great upheavals of our time.