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UK royals make pretzels, visit German cancer research center

Associated Press logo Associated Press 7/20/2017
Britain's Prince William, 2nd left, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, form pastry to pretzels as they visit the market in the historic center of the southern German town of Heidelberg, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Thomas Kienzle/Pool Photo via AP) © The Associated Press Britain's Prince William, 2nd left, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, form pastry to pretzels as they visit the market in the historic center of the southern German town of Heidelberg, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Thomas Kienzle/Pool Photo via AP)

HEIDELBERG, Germany (AP) — The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited a cancer research center and made pretzels in the university city of Heidelberg on the second day of their visit to Germany.

Britain's Prince William, 2nd left, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, form pastry to pretzels as they visit the market in the historic center of the southern German town of Heidelberg, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Thomas Kienzle/Pool Photo via AP) © The Associated Press Britain's Prince William, 2nd left, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, form pastry to pretzels as they visit the market in the historic center of the southern German town of Heidelberg, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Thomas Kienzle/Pool Photo via AP)

Prince William and his wife, Kate, toured the German Cancer Research Center on Thursday, peering through a microscope for a glimpse of the facility's work. British researcher Michael Milsom, an expert in the development of blood stem cells, said he could never have dreamed of presenting his research to his future king.

Britain's Prince William, right, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, left, arrive at German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP) © The Associated Press Britain's Prince William, right, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, left, arrive at German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

At a market in downtown Heidelberg, the couple practiced shaping pretzels.

Britain's Prince William, right, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, left, arrive at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Christoph Schmidt/dpa via AP) © The Associated Press Britain's Prince William, right, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, left, arrive at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Christoph Schmidt/dpa via AP)

Baden-Wuerttemberg state governor Winfried Kretschmann gave the couple a specially made cuckoo clock with a British flag. Prince George and Princess Charlotte were given teddy bears with their names embroidered on.

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, looks through a microscope during a visit at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, looks through a microscope during a visit at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. The British Royal couple and their children are on a three-day-visit to Germany. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)
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