A Minority View

About three hundred years ago, the chief rabbi of the famed “Three Communities” in Germany (Altona, Hamburg, and Wandsbek) was the great Rabbi Yonatan Eibeschutz. Legend has it that when he was just three years old he was so famous for his wisdom that the king of Poland, being a bit bored and even more inquisitive, heard about him and decided he wanted to see the child prodigy for himself and put him to a royal test.

The king sent a message to little Yonatan’s father saying that he’d heard about the child’s wisdom, and was interested to see if he was smart enough to find his way, unassisted, from his home, several miles away, through the confusing streets of the city, to the royal palace.

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Original Ideas

Rabbi Yosef Caro (author of the Shulhan Aruch, 1488-1575), having emerged extremely difficult passage in his study of the Talmud. After many days and nights of work, he finally succeeded in understanding its importance.
At the next table in the classroom sat a man who would come every night for an hour or two of research.

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Energy supply in Germany

Who has moved into a new apartment or house in Germany, of course, also requires electricity or gas and water. The energy supply in Germany is easy to handle, if you know what to look here. Accordingly, it makes sense to take care of these matters in their own homes before the arrival.

Information on the German electricity and gas market

The German market for electricity provider has been liberalized since 1998th Despite initial difficulties in the liberalization of the electricity market, the electricity supplier and the offer have multiplied since then: Today, there are almost 1,000 current suppliers and more than 8,000 tariffs.

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Mobile phone contracts in Germany

You can be reached anywhere with a mobile phone. For newcomers in Germany from abroad too, it makes sense to use a mobile telephone with a German contract, whether for visits of a fixed duration (e.g. studying abroad) or for more permanent relocation. You can find out in this article how to take out a mobile phone contract in Germany and find out about the special conditions that apply to the German mobile phone market.

Those who come to Germany who already own a mobile phone can usually continue to use it. It is however better to utilise a German SIM card, in order to avoid paying higher costs for making phone calls and sending SMS (text) messages.

The German mobile phone market

There are four large mobile network operators in Germany:

Telekom (D1, www.t-mobile.de)

Deutsche Telekom, previously called T-Mobile, is currently the market leader in mobile communications in Germany. Telekom is seen as the trailblazer in mobile internet and was the first to hold the exclusive marketing rights for the iPhone in Germany. Around 40 million customers have a contract with the largest German mobile operator.

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What special characteristics has an atomic gas ?

A laboratory experiment it is physicists made at the Center for Quantum Dynamics, University of Heidelberg, to determine the so-called equation of state for an atomic gas. With it, the thermodynamic properties of this physical system can be described accurately. According to Associate Professor Dr. Tilman Enss and Selim Jochim this equation provides the basis for further experiments with ultracold atoms, which are aimed at a better understanding of mechanisms of superconductivity, ie the lossless transport of electric currents. The research results were published in the scientific journal Physical Review Letters”.

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Balanced rivalry

Two Forest Communities in Transition: bogus houses dominated, kühlgemäßigter rainforest (left) and subtropical rainforest (right). Image: Robert Kooyman
Approximately three trillion trees grow around the world, in forests mingle thousands of species and genera, competing for resources such as nutrients and space. The competition has great influence on the growth of trees – but can be general statements about the different types do? An international team of 40 scientists has published the most comprehensive study on the tree competition. The researchers have identified three characteristics that have a predictable effect on the competition in all forested ecosystems. Marc Hanewinkel, Chair of Forest Economics and Forest Planning at the University of Freiburg, participated in the study, were studied in the data of three million trees on more than 140,000 research plots. The results have been published in the scientific journal “Nature”.

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Count circuit with fleecy

The ancients called the sofa as a “gift of the gods”. Unfortunately, this gift has come many people lost: There are more than 80 different sleep disorders and well 20 million – at least briefly – Un-sleep sufferers in Germany. Most patients suffer temporarily asleep and staying asleep (insomnia). Goes over half an hour to fall asleep, it is called an initial insomnia. If you fall asleep normally but are longer than 30 minutes awake after night waking or very frequent short awake, you suffer the other hand on a through sleep disorder.

The sofa as a seismograph of the soul
Women are twice as often affected by falling asleep and difficulty sleeping like men. There are also gender-specific reasons, which are additional to emotional “Schlafstörfaktoren” like stress, depression and anxiety still:
Frequently occur sleep problems at the start of menstruation and subside thereafter again.
Pregnant women have a temporary change in sleep: At the beginning of pregnancy increases the need for sleep to. At a later stage, the sleep pattern changed in so far that the deep sleep decreases and increases the tendency for nighttime awakenings.
During menopause occurs frequently sleep disorders, which are caused by the hormonal changes.

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With these exercises you stay loose

The S-Bahn door closes in front of your nose, mother- comes for a surprise visit and the pile on your desk seems to grow indefinitely . With a simple ” Calm down “, it is not always done in such cases . Because that just – stay calm – wants us frequently just will not succeed. Actually pretty stupid , after all, we know that the hubbub around us is not better if we tear our hair out and hustle up spots crawling our décolleté.

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Admission requirements for the University

Proper application form

The application form of the University is to be duly filled in, constitute the correct personal information, education and professional experience. The information provided in the application form should be consistent with the submitted supporting documents. Universities usually have online application forms, where you have to register and receive their applicant ID. This subscription type also includes the electronic upload of any additional application documents in scanned PDF format. Please do not forget to add your signature when you send the application form electronically.

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