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Disposing Of Live Bombs In Germany

James M. Clash | Posted 04.29.2012 | Travel
James M. Clash

Borchert took me to a residential area with unexploded bombs still in the ground. One 550-lb. and two 1,100-lb. US monsters had already been found and detonated.

A Guide To Berlin Street Art

Off Track Planet | Posted 04.24.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Graffiti in Berlin was first thrown up in the early '60s in response to the creation of the Berlin Wall. From there, it's only gotten more interesting.

PHOTOS: 10 Coolest Music Venues Around the World

Off Track Planet | Posted 04.23.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

If you like your tunes live and loud, these spots turn the decibels way up.

Dash Snow: A Life Untamed

Posted 02.14.2012 | Arts

The Polaroid craze has perhaps come and gone, but there is one artist whose work transcends trends, and that artist is Dash Snow, who passed away in 2...

PHOTOS: Spring Break In Europe?

Travelzoo | Posted 04.14.2012 | Travel
Travelzoo

Although spring break standbys -- Cancun, Jamaica, Havasu, Las Vegas and Florida -- certainly have their appeal, savvy travelers looking for an experience (and a deal or two) should look east to Europe.

WATCH: Glamorous Opening Of Berlin International Film Festival

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 04.14.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

The Berlin International Film Festival opened on Thursday night, and international film stars like Christopher Lee, Diane Kruger and Jake Gyllenhaal graced the red carpet.

PHOTOS: Europe On Ice

Posted 02.07.2012 | Travel

The cold snap currently freezing Europe in its tracks -- halting commutes, breaking dams and leaving many stuck at home -- has continued its drive wes...

LGBT Advocates Fear 11-Year-Old Transgender Girl Will Be Institutionalized By Her Father

Posted 01.31.2012 | Gay Voices

International lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights activists are expressing concern over reports that an 11-year-old German transgende...

Wannsee at 70: The Lessons of Hatred Endure

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 03.19.2012 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

As we commemorate the anniversary of the Wannsee Conference, that infamous meeting where the Nazis formally adopted the "Final Solution", let us focus on what was unique about the Holocaust amid the other atrocities of the modern era.

What Do You Get When You Do A Blank Google Image Search?

Posted 01.17.2012 | Arts

The new Google search feature lets users begin a Google search by using an image. But what happens when that image is blank? Berlin artist Sebastia...

Dress Me Up with Something Fierce

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 03.14.2012 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

Fashion is more than the fancy frocks one puts on to avoid walking around in one's birthday suit. It provides untold creative freedom for one's soul, the ability to produce a garment for which the body can serve as a canvas, is beyond creative.

PHOTOS: You Won't Believe What This Art Is Made Of...

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

Wim Botha is more like a mad scientist than a sculptor. He revives materials that were stale in their connotations, visually latent from overexposure,...

Review: Chloe Aridjis's Experimental Novel of Berlin: Hitler, the German Past, and the Invisible Memories of a World City

Anis Shivani | Posted 02.29.2012 | Books
Anis Shivani

Few cities have as many layers of history reflected in their streets, recreational places, monuments, plazas, shopping areas, parks, museums, and other public spaces as Berlin. In Book of Clouds, Chloe Aridjis make its historical meanings central to her tale.

Friday Photo: What's Old Is New

Kirsten Alana | Posted 02.29.2012 | Travel
Kirsten Alana

Where are you kissing the old goodbye and waving hello to the new?

WATCH: A Unique Video Perspective On Berlin

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 02.18.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

Equipped with a GoPro camera -- the small HD recorder usually reserved for action sports -- we explored a variety of neighborhoods in Berlin to make this short film about "urban motion." 2011-12-19-berlinride300cm121911.jpg

Man Dressed As Santa Drugs 15-Year-Old At Christmas Market

AP | Posted 02.11.2012 | World

BERLIN (AP) - A man dressed as Santa drugged a 15-year-old girl at a Berlin Christmas market over the weekend - the latest such attack that has seen h...

Nefertiti: What Is Seen Cannot Be Un-seen

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 02.08.2012 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

Thutmose perfectly captured Queen Nefertiti at the apex of her power and the peak of her beauty and so it is to him that she owes her eternal fame and in creating this work of art, Thutmose in turn lays claim to his place among the greatest artists in human history.

EU Leaders Seek Agreement On Rescue Plan With Euro's Future At Stake

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

PARIS (Paul Taylor) - The euro faces a decisive week as European Union leaders, urged on anxiously by the United States, seek agreement on a convi...

PHOTOS: Holiday Lights Around The World

Posted 12.03.2011 | Home

To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. ...

PHOTOS: World AIDS Day Around The Globe

Posted 11.30.2011 | Impact

Across the globe, people are gathering to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS. From human red ribbon formations in Taipei, to "I Wear A Condom" fla...

PHOTOS: 9 Awesome Art Hotels Around The World

BootsnAll | Posted 01.17.2012 | Travel
BootsnAll

If you've ever dreamed of sleeping in a museum, check out some of the most beautiful art hotels in the world.

WATCH: Why Potsdamer Platz Is Berlin's Place To Be

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 01.11.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

Having been a no man's land for many decades, Potsdamer Platz has returned to the middle of the now-reunited city. A look at what's changed and what remains the same at Berlin's ever-controversial plaza.

Specters And Familiar Faces In Eddie Martinez's Studio

Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts

Beautiful/Decay: Eddie Martinez invited Beautiful/Decay over to his sunny Brooklyn studio to check out his new body of work. The next day the show w...

WATCH: Become A Sculpture At Pawel Althamer's New Show

VernissageTV | Posted 12.30.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

Those who visit the Deutsche Guggenheim in Berlin these days might be a little confused by the sign above the entrance. What is Almech? Well, this is ...

WATCH: Artistic Berlin By Night, During Festival Of Lights

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 12.17.2011 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

For the seventh time now, the Festival of Lights is taking place in Berlin, and we set out to capture the magic of the event in an original 90-second video.