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How stars made the little black dress unforgettable

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It’s just a dress. But its iconic absence of color have made it fashionable and versatile for 90 years. Here’s our tribute to the little black dress, whether elegant, provocative, long, short, narrow or wide.

 

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31.10.2016 | 11:08

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Jordanian plumber bolters women up

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Being a plumber is still usually a “man’s job” across the world. But in Jordan, one woman is breaking that mold. And that in a country where only a tiny fraction of women go out to work at all.

 

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29.10.2016 | 22:35

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“Beauty Beyond Skin”

albinoMr. Albinism Kenya: ‘Finally we achieved something.’ Kenya has just crowned its first ever Mr. and Miss Albinism. In a region where people living with albinism live in fear of ritual killings, the beauty pageant offered a rare chance for them to show their talents.

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29.10.2016 | 21:55

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The woman who discovered “enzyme scissors”

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French microbiologist Emmanuelle Charpentier developed so-called “enzyme scissors” for altering DNA quickly, simply, and precisely. The discovery has signaled the start of a new era in genetic Engineering.

 

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29.10.2016 | 21:35

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Germany’s oddest queens

Queen0They represent their region and local agriculture. From the wine and beer sectors to strawberries and sausage, Germany crowns a large collection of unusual Queens.

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29.10.2016 | 20:51

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