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


German-African ties

The first time a German city was twinned with a city in Africa was in 1963. We explain how this came about, and how things subsequently developed.
Topic of the week: Museums and museum makers

The museum makers

Humboldt Forum, Senckenberg Museum, Museum Ludwig: Take a look behind the scenes and meet three of the people responsible for major collections.

Remember and explain

The House of the Wannsee Conference is now a memorial and educational site. Eighty years ago, the National Socialists planned the murder of European Jews here.
Topic of the week: Looking back at 2021

From Nobel to Leibniz

Researchers from Germany – meet three people who have changed our understanding of ourselves and the world.
Topic of the week: Looking back at 2021

The booster company

Mainz-based start-up Biontech has rapidly become a global player and synonymous with the fight against coronavirus.