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Martin Straka
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Researcher in the field of physical chemistry, interested in science, history, politics etc. Husband, father. Oh and btw - trekkie :)
Researcher in the field of physical chemistry, interested in science, history, politics etc. Husband, father. Oh and btw - trekkie :)

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EU visas for US, Canada citizens?

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Dutch Referendum Resulted in Another Hit to European Union, Boost to Moscow

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WWII? What was that? And when did it start? Part II - Road to the Treaty of Versailles
On 23 June 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie said farewell to their children and left chateau in small city of Chlum u Trebone in south Bohemia. They departed from nearby railway station to meet their fate in Sarajevo. Their deat...

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WWII? What was that? And
when did it start? Part I When talking about WWII, people usually know what it was
about, or at least they think they know it. The fact is, that the definition of
WWII is not as easy as it seems. If we seek for help at Wikipedia, we...

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Hello
everyone, and welcome on my site dedicated to the history of WWII - the
worst of all human conflicts. It´s my deepest wish that you will
find information published on this site useful in some way. Maybe you
are working on your school project, maybe yo...

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I´ve decided to dedicate my next article to a very special man whose 120th birthday we are celebrating today (October 30th) - only Czech in our modern history who had a military rank of marshall which was given to him by Brits for his service under RAF in W...

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Playing Video Games Can Boost Brain Power according to British scientists. OK, not a surprise and not a first time when it was studied. But this is funny:

"All the participants happened to be female as the study was unable to recruit a sufficient number of male volunteers who played video games for less than two hours a week." 

:) There is a kid in every grown man, isn´t it? We love to play at any age. :)

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Today is the 45th (21st August, 1968) anniversary of Soviet-led invasion to Czechoslovakia. It was one of the worst events in my country´s modern history.
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