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

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.