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Back on the wall

Inbetween writing on my Bachelorthesis, researching for it and freaking out about it occasionally, I found myself back on the wall. Meaning the climbing wall in a well-known climbing gym in Vienna. When I first went into the gym yesterday I was staring up in awe. These are some huge walls there. The contrast to Read More

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Charlottesville – Another tale about hate and what it should teach us

There is no week without news about another act of terrorism and violence in our world. I can’t barely remember a time when it wasn’t that way. Must have been long bevor 9/11. However, the events in Charlottesville this weekend are on another level. Racism. Ku-Klux-Klan. Nazis. Those groups seem to rise again, which is Read More

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Hiking and Happiness

Recently, I’ve read an interesting interview with an expert about the great effects of hiking in my favourite magazine „Bergwelten“. The most interesting thing the expert said was that hiking increases the quality of relationships for 240 (!) days after reaching the summit of a mountain together – as long as you are over 50 Read More