These lovely doodles from Carla give me Fernweh for Germany.
A dataviz demo of creepiness: displaying the movements of Malte Spitz by correlating her phone activity and web usage.
I wonder if I can find a game of Chess Boxing before I leave Berlin.
A series of infographics comparing Chinese and German culture. Amusing and astute.
Jessica's English translation of a 19th Century German poem in the public domain – possibly the only English translation of this poem in existence.
A German language blog devoted entirely to microformats. Klasse.
This brings back memories: the German equivalents of "it's a game of two halves" and "they think it's all over; it is now."
The Mystery of Dinner for One - How an obscure British skit has become Germany's most popular New Year's tradition. By Jude Stewart
This is all true. When I lived in Germany, nobody there believed me when I told them that this skit wasn't shown on television... on New Year's Eve... Every. Single. Year!