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|Erich Maria Remarque (born Erich Paul Remark; 22 June 1898 – 25 September 1970) was a German author, most famous today for his anti-war novel All Quiet on the Western Front.|
He was married to Hollywood actress Paulette Goddard who became a star in Chaplins movie Modern Times.
|In Berlin the Bebelplatz (formerly known as the Opernplatz) is mainly knowm for the burning of book on 10 May 1933 by members of the S.A. and the Hitlerjugend. About 20,000 books were burned, amongst others books of Thomas Mann, Erich Maria Remarque, Heinrich Heine, Karl Marx and many other well-known authors.|
In the deep many bookcases were seen, with space for about 20,000 book...
|Canberra Deep Space Communications Centre|
Part of the NASA Deep Space Network
|The London deep-level shelters are eight deep level air-raid shelters that were built under London Underground stations during World War II. Each consists of a pair of parallel tunnels 5.3m in diameter. Each shelter was designed to hold up to 8,000 people. Ten shelters were planned, but only eight were completed (St. Paul's and Oval were not built). It was planned that after the war the shelte...||02/11/2006||1,219|
|The CSO Deep Blue is the world's largest purpose-built ultra deepwater pipelay and subsea construction vessel. It can lay flowlines and umbilicals, and support developments in water depths ranging from 75m to 2,500m.|
The CSO Deep Blue has an overall length of 206.5m and a moulded breadth of 32m. It has a moulded depth of 17.8m and an operating draught of from 7.5-8.95m, with a 10...
|Also known as Erich Honecker Bunker because it was shelter for E.H. and the National Defence Counsils of GDR's in case of war. The entrance was in one of the buildings looking like an apartment building and the tunnel was 500 meters long. It's not possible to visit the complex. It's located north of Berlin.
Around the bunker it's surrounded by other bunkers.
|The three NASA Deep Space Network bases, in Goldstone, Madrid and Canberra. Image overlay for Madrid.||10/07/2005||933|
|1956 Erich Mielke of GDR's Stasi was worried about the safety of GDR top-politicians, so from 1958 to 1961 he let build these secret homes for the politicians and it was heavily guarded by military.|
1989 it was opened for the first time for public and on december 28th. the last GDR-government ruled that all SED partmembers had to leave the area.
1991 it was opened again as a sanit...
|The deepest point of the Mariana Trench is called The Challenger Deep, so named after the British exploration vessel HMS Challenger II, and it is located 210 miles south-west of Guam. A depth of -10,911 meters was reached in 1960 by the Trieste, a manned submersible owned by the U.S. Navy.|
The descent took almost five hours and the two men spent barely twenty minutes on the ocean floo...
|The Usuda Deep Space Centre was established in Usuda Town, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, in 1984, as an affiliated facility of the former Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS).|
The Centre sends command operations and receives data from the recent Hayabusa space probe.
The remote location of the Centre was chosen carefully to reduce noise from towns, allowing for the rec...
|Representing a narrow "keyhole" view stretching to the visible horizon of the universe, the Hubble Deep Field image covers a speck of the sky only about the width of a dime 75 feet away. Though the field is a very small sample of the heavens, it is considered representative of the typical distribution of galaxies in space, because the universe, statistically, looks largely the same in...||01/10/2009||661|
|1940 Heinrich Himmler took over this castle after it was expropriated from jewish owners. 1943 it became for a short time a sub camp for KZ Sachsenhausen when 25 inmates should keep the park clean.|
No one knows if Himmler ever stayed here.
After the war the castle became a hospital, a casino and recreation home for the Soviet Red Army. Later it became a guest house...