Culture

Cinema, art, games, music, 
design: Germany’s cultural scene is rich, diverse, vibrant, full of ­surprises and international 
perspectives.

Topic of the week: Day of German Unity

An insight into two worlds

Germany has been one country again since 1990, and memories of the division are gradually fading. Anyone who fancies a journey back in time should check out these films and books.
Europe

European understanding

Texts, documents, websites: researchers at the DFKI together with the Technologie-Company Tilde have developed an online translation tool for Germany’s EU Council Presidency.

The fourth estate

Free media form an important part of any democracy. However, they are denounced by populists for political reasons – in Germany, too.

How a newspaper comes about

How does a German newspaper get its news? Who verifies whether it is true? Let us explain the whole process, from selection of news stories to final print.