Germany is one of the top places in the world for research and academic training.

Topic of the week: behind the scenes

“Digital solutions could help”

What are the responsibilities of a public health department – and what has the pandemic changed? Oliver Piehl from Tübingen takes us behind the scenes.
Topic of the week: Culture of memory

Bringing the past to life

The Federal Foundation for the Study of the Communist Dictatorship in Eastern Germany remembers the GDR and looks, also from an international perspective, at the present and the future.
North America

Remembering the horror

US President Biden has visited the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site several times – and also viewed it critically. An attempt at clarification.
Topic of the week: Culture of memory

Lest we forget

The Arolsen Archives are the biggest archive relating to victims of National Socialism: volunteers can help, working from home.

Hit the gas, study hydrogen

Hydrogen is the big topic of the future. Here you can find four universities that have already integrated hydrogen technologies into their courses of study.

When words wander

Are there any German words in your language? It’s no coincidence. Here we explain the reasons and reveal a few fun facts.