The GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, also known as GFZ Helmholtz Centre Potsdam or just GFZ, is the national research center for Earth Sciences in Germany, located on the Telegrafenberg in Potsdam, in the German federal state of Brandenburg, and is part of the Helmholtz Association of National Research Centres.
The Istanbul Municipality on May 17 shared images of a footbridge connecting the Gezi Park in Taksim and the Democracy Park in Maçka, which is planned to be completed by the end of June.|
French astronaut Thomas Pesquet has posted a photo showing Istanbul from space on his official social media accounts, Turkey’s state-run Anadolu Agency has reported|
Horse struggles to live in Istanbul
A pack horse which was injured a few days ago in a traffic accident in Istanbul’s Ümraniye neighborhood is continuing its struggle to survive as it receives treatment at Istanbul University’s Veterinary Faculty.
Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple, has canceled his attendance at Istanbul Municipality’s World Cities Expo event, the expo stated on May 15
Major construction efforts are continuing on Istanbul’s İstiklal Avenue to renew the famous street, with authorities releasing photos of the planned changes following criticism from social media users at the ugly state of the major pedestrian thoroughfare.
A vertical urban village in the heart of Istanbul will reduce dependency on cars and transport, instead of promoting walking and cycling. The scheme