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Slovak scientists grace the pages of prestigious journal Nature

Scientists from Slovakia clarified the connection between climate change and the size of floods.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Sep 2019, at 21:57

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Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between September 27 and October 4, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Sep 2019, at 18:10

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Fate of dilapidating Jurkovič’s cable car station is unclear

The historic building has not been used for more than 20 years.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Sep 2019, at 13:53

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Slovak Egyptologists discovered ancient transport road

Experts assume that the road was not used to drag load; bricks were carried by workers and soldiers on foot.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. Sep 2019, at 9:00

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Design Factory is the last building remaining from the former Apollo refinery

The map Around Apollo takes visitors to the last industrial remnants of the new downtown of Bratislava.Jana Liptáková, 20. Sep 2019, at 12:17

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Slovaks boast of halušky, but what are the Welsh proud of?

Cardiff-born Mike Valek will compare Wales to Slovakia this week.Peter Dlhopolec, 19. Sep 2019, at 14:07

What do Cardiff and Bratislava have in common? Visitors can find castles in both. But what else?
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Sudanese cartoonist: Censorship not just something in some far away land

Khalid Albaih found freedom of expression on the internet because there was nowhere else.Anna Fay, 19. Sep 2019, at 10:06

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“Foreigners” born in Slovakia show their faces

Otherness can be smaller than we think, the photo project of Tomáš Halász and the Milan Šimečka Foundation shows.Radka Minarechová, 18. Sep 2019, at 9:59

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between September 20 and September 29, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.Compiled by Spectator staff, 17. Sep 2019, at 14:52

White Night 2019 in Bratislava
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Slovakia dedicates first Torah scroll since the Holocaust

This is one of the most touching moments of my entire life, said the president of the Bratislava Jewish Community, Dr. Tomas Stern.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Sep 2019, at 13:09

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Artificial Intelligence in a Nutshell

Robots save lives, but they can also destroy them

While horror stories involving artificial intelligence are works of fiction, AI is not without its dangers.Martin Spano13. Sep 2019, at 10:55

Health care is one of the areas already using artificial intelligence.

Once upon a time in a director's illustrious career

Quentin Tarantino’s ninth film pays homage to and makes fun of some of the absurdities of show business.Angel O. Madrid13. Sep 2019, at 10:11

Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt star in Quentin Tarantino’s ninth film.

Get to know foreigners. Bratislava's Fjúžn festival has begun

The festival will try to find answers to seemingly easy questions.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2019, at 21:56

Chamber music festival Konvergencie kicks off with a special concert

Anti-communist Prague band, Plastic People of the Universe, opened the festival.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2019, at 14:03

The Plastic People of the Universe and Brno Philharmonic concert in Brno in 2018
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Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between September 13 and September 22, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2019, at 9:15

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When confronted with a different opinion, Fico turned into an answering machine

The young filmmaker who made a documentary about the former PM decided to go into filmmaking after she met with sea gypsies in the Caribbean.Nina Hrabovská Francelová, 5. Sep 2019, at 14:42

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Expats: Three things that will improve your mental health

Talley Sjoberg Varney is featured in this week's Spectacular Slovakia.Anna Fay, 5. Sep 2019, at 13:49

How to handle a new life in a new country? American T. S. Varney talks about mental health and more.
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Speleologists discovered four new caves during the summer

Some were filled with unusual objects.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Sep 2019, at 13:42

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Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between September 6 and September 15, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Sep 2019, at 19:45

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Virus probably killed prince from Matejovce 1,600 years ago

The tomb of the Germanic prince is an archaeological wonder from Poprad.Compiled by Spectator staff, 2. Sep 2019, at 23:30

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