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The sun rises on July 10, 2013 in Dresden, Germany.

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The sun rises in Dresden, Germany, on Wednesday

Workers install the photos with the title 'World Picture' of German artist Marie Lienhard during a press preview at the international exhibition of contemporary arts 'OSTRALE 013' in Dresden, eastern Germany, Thursday, July 4, 2013. 90 artists from 20 nations show a wide range of national and international contemporary art. Focus of attention is the relation between tradition and innovation. The exhibition starts on July 5, 2013 and lasts until Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

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Workers install photos titled ‘World Picture’ by German artist Marie Lienhard during a press preview at Ostrale 013, the international exhibition of contemporary arts in Dresden, eastern Germany on Thursday. The exhibition starts on Friday and lasts until September 15. Read more

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A child runs over a wall of sandbags at river Elbe in Dresden, eastern Germany on Thursday. Read more

A woman walks behind mirrors and lenses in the new permanent exhibition of the Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon (Maths and Physics) at the Dresden Zwinger in Dresden, eastern Germany, Friday, April 12, 2013. One of the world s leading museums displaying historic scientific instruments and timepieces reopens after renovation of six years on April 14,2013.

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A woman walks behind mirrors and lenses in the new permanent exhibition of the Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon (Maths and Physics) at the Dresden Zwinger in Dresden, eastern Germany, on Friday. After being closed for six years for renovation work, the oldest museum displaying historic scientific instruments and timepieces reopens on April 14 2013.