Did you already know...

 
  1. ...that the first e-mail was sent to a German mail server in the rooms of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology on 2 April 1984?!
  2. ...that the oldest German university is the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität in Heidelberg, founded in 1386?! The university library is also the oldest library in Germany.
  3. ...that with more than 3.5 million and about 290 stands the largest, most beautiful and oldest Christmas market in Germany is the Christmas market in Stuttgart?!
  4. ...that the teddy bear made by the company Steiff with the characteristic button in the ear was 'born' in Giengen an der Brenz in Baden-Württemberg in 1903?!
  5. ...that more than 30 Nobel Prize winners did their research at the universities in Baden or Württemberg?!
  6. ...that the first all-purpose dowel made of polyamide was developed by Artur Fischer in Baden-Württemberg in 1958?!

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