Hirschhorn Lightseeing II

It really was a nice and successful spectacle, they are going to repeat it this year/next winter – I had to tune down the colors a bit however, as the candy-color style lighting was a bit too much for my tastes.

Short Info (English):
Hirschhorn (Neckar) is a small town in the Bergstraße district of Hessen, Germany, and is known as "The Pearl of the Neckar valley”. Hirschhorn is a climatic health resort situated in the Geo-Naturpark Bergstraße-Odenwald.

Info (German):
Großes weihnachtliches 3D-Lichtspektakel in Hirschhorn

Hirschhorn. Die Stadt im hessischen Neckartal präsentiert sich vom 30. November bis zum 5. Januar unter dem Motto „Lightseeing Hirschhorn“ in einer außergewöhnlichen, faszinierenden und stimmungsvollen Beleuchtung. In einer noch nie dagewesenen 3D-Lightshow wird das Lichterspektakel am Marktplatz in der historischen Altstadt von Hirschhorn eine beeindruckende Adventsatmosphäre schaffen. Das 3D-Lichtfestival sucht in der Metropolregion seinesgleichen und ist in anderer Form sonst nur in Großstädten zu … Read More

How to manage your mental health | Leon Taylor | TEDxClapham



Prolonged psychological stress is the enemy of our mental health, and physical movement is our best weapon to respond.​ Leon Taylor is a former competitive diver who competed for TeamGB at three Olympic Games. Following retirement, he transitioned to the commentary booth where he works for the BBC. Leon has a passion for performance, wellness and movement spending much of his time now as a speaker, executive coach, and mentor to the next generation of sports stars. His enthusiasm and skill for mentoring have allowed him to work with a range of athletes across Olympic and Paralympic sports. Most recently playing the role of Athlete services lead at the pre-Games Camp in Brazil prior to TeamGB’srecord-breakingg 2nd place on the medal table. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

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International Women’s Day

March 8th, women around the world are joining together to fight sexism and raise civil awareness.
But what exactly is International Women’s Day, and why is it so significant?
Aren’t we trying to fight sexism and raise civil awareness every day?
And what are you doing to celebrate women?

Image sources: feminspire, MARCH 8, 2013.
About International Women’s Day: website.
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Posted by DES Daughter on 2015-02-28 09:58:10

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