“I like wearing the white coat. I always pictured them on mad scientists in laboratories – that’s what I wanted to do.”
Science & Technology
The U.S. Pentagon funds critical studies in medicine and quantum physics in Austria. Does this threaten the country’s neutrality or academic freedom?
“I tell my students, ‘I can get your foot in the door, but then you have to open it.’ I’m the kind of person who once I get my foot in, I will bang that door down.”
Science & Technology
Amid Austria’s glowing record of scientific enterprise, women’s involvement in the natural sciences has grown, albeit far too slowly. That may be changing.
For the 250th anniversary of the great composer’s birth, Vienna has pulled out all the stops; join us in tracing his footsteps.
“A [spending] limit for supercomputers? Well, it was unthinkable to fly to the moon before they managed to – but it wasn’t cheap!”
There is a new way to do good that promises to provide the tools to have the most impact – Effective Altruism.
No one can say Vienna is a sore loser. After Austrian media picked up the Expat Insider study’s City Index ranking Vienna the second least friendly city for expats, the “news” spread like wildfire.
Empire to Republic
Bosnia and Herzegovina was severely tested in the 20th century and is still finding its way back to prosperity and internal stability.
'tis the season to drink outdoors at Vienna’s Christkindlmärkte. Here are our recommendations for best Christmas markets in the city.
At Gasthaus Wild, the Austrian custom of roast goose for St. Martin’s is a veritable feast.
Come the hour, come the woman. Leading the interim government was going to be a tough gig, but she was ready.
In Vienna, as the dog days of summer give way to cool breezes and falling leaves, Metropole turns its focus to the clockwork behind the city on the Danube.
Mayor Michael Ludwig shares the secret to Vienna’s top ranking for smarts and livability: Planning with people in mind by Margaret Childs.
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Among the independent, export-based economies of the region, no one comes out a winner of Brexit.
As the natives flee town for their vacation, why not make the city your oyster?
Those of us who reside in another member state live more “European” lives than anyone. Yet we feel disenfranchised.