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

Topic of the week: space travel

Back to the moon

Humans are expected to land on the moon again in 2024. The European Space Agency (ESA) is playing a key role here.

Equality in space

Eleven German men have already travelled in space. The Female Astronaut initiative aims to send the first German woman into space – in 2021.

Green universities

German higher education institutions where studying and doing research are especially sustainable. Find out more about three universities that have set a good example.