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On the Up: Electric Gliders | Made in Germany

On the Up: Electric Gliders | Made in Germany

The future supposedly belongs to e-cars. But what about planes? German company Lange Aviation is already working on a further technological revolution.

4 лет назад
At home in the 40s | Video of the day

At home in the 40s | Video of the day

Paying a visit to Ben Sansum is like traveling back in time to another era. He's transformed his house into a 1940s relic.

8 лет назад
Walled in! - The inner German border | DW English

Walled in! - The inner German border | DW English

more: http://www.dw-world.de/english For 28 years, a nearly insurmountable barrier kept people from fleeing East Germany. But then, the dramatic night of ...

9 лет назад
A stroke of fate changed history - Germany: Berlin Wall anniversary | Focus on Europe

A stroke of fate changed history - Germany: Berlin Wall anniversary | Focus on Europe

A stroke of fate changed history: on November 9, 1989 a member of the politburo announced at a press conference that East Germans would be free to travel.

4 лет назад
Vinyl Records | Made in Germany

Vinyl Records | Made in Germany

Sales of vinyl records around the world are higher than they've been since 1991. Long pronounced dead, vinyl has reestablished itself, and is enjoying fresh ...

7 лет назад
Miniatur Wunderland: The world's largest tiny airport | DW English

Miniatur Wunderland: The world's largest tiny airport | DW English

Miniatur Wunderland, with its small-scale model trains and landscapes, is one of Hamburg's biggest tourist attractions. Highlight: the world's largest miniature ...

7 лет назад
Think big: Cars

Think big: Cars "made in Ghana" | Africa on the Move

Ghanaian inventor Apostle Kwadwo Safo has opened up a factory which produces SUVs and pickups "made in Ghana." Customers include, among others, the ...

2 лет назад
Shah Rukh Khan, Bollywood Star | Journal Interview

Shah Rukh Khan, Bollywood Star | Journal Interview

Bollywood: Illusion and Reality in India's Dream Factory.

9 лет назад
Norway’s tips for achieving happiness | DW English

Norway’s tips for achieving happiness | DW English

Norwegians are on average the happiest people in the world. What's their secret? It has to do with a high living standard, a life close to nature and a generally ...

1 лет назад
Building with textile concrete | Tomorrow Today

Building with textile concrete | Tomorrow Today

Reinforced concrete is heavy and its steel skeleton vulnerable to rust. Now researchers have replaced the steel with carbon fibre mesh. The result is lighter and ...

2 лет назад
Iconic Designs: The loft cube | DW English

Iconic Designs: The loft cube | DW English

The loft cube is designed for people on the move. When they change locations they can take their home with them. More information: ...

9 лет назад
Bavaria - In the Footsteps of King Ludwig II | Discover Germany

Bavaria - In the Footsteps of King Ludwig II | Discover Germany

Ludwig II of Bavaria had castles and palaces built that reflected all his dreams and desires. That's how he became known as the fairy-tale king - a fascinating ...

5 лет назад
Zimbabwe farm yields fruit after return of Smart family | DW English

Zimbabwe farm yields fruit after return of Smart family | DW English

After Emmerson Mnangagwa ousted Robert Mugabe from power, Robert Smart and his family returned to the lands they had been forced from last year.

4 месяцев назад
Best Pastry Chef in the World | Euromaxx

Best Pastry Chef in the World | Euromaxx

Jordi Roca was recently voted world's best pâtissier by Britain's "Restaurant" magazine. We went to visit him in Girona in northeastern Spain at his "El Celler de ...

4 лет назад
Video of the day | Narrowest house in Europe

Video of the day | Narrowest house in Europe

The northern German city of Kiel lays claim to having the narrowest house in Europe. It's not the smallest - because it does have six stories - but at it's narrowest ...

9 лет назад
Philippines: Plastic Bottles go Solar | Global 3000

Philippines: Plastic Bottles go Solar | Global 3000

In the Philippines' urban slums, families are unable to afford electricity and often have no access to the grid anyway. But Filipino actor Illac Diaz is looking to ...

6 лет назад
What is the greenhouse effect? | Global Ideas

What is the greenhouse effect? | Global Ideas

From droughts to monsoons and extreme weather patterns, climate change may be easy to see and feel, but the issues surrounding it are often far more complex ...

6 лет назад
Egypt: The Amazing Forest in the Desert | Global 3000

Egypt: The Amazing Forest in the Desert | Global 3000

Fertile land is scarce in Egypt. All of life depends on water from the Nile River. 85 million Eyptians are settled along its banks. The rest of the country is desert.

5 лет назад
The world's tastiest croissant | Euromaxx

The world's tastiest croissant | Euromaxx

Benjamin Turquier makes the best croissants in Paris. His creations have even won prizes! So what's the secret to his success? More Euromaxx: ...

2 лет назад
125 Years of the Pilatus Cogwheel Railway | Euromaxx

125 Years of the Pilatus Cogwheel Railway | Euromaxx

The Pilatus Railway in Switzerland is the steepest cog railway in the world - and it's considered an engineering marvel. It leads from Lake Lucerne up to the top ...

4 лет назад
Costa Concordia to be dismantled in Genoa | Business Brief

Costa Concordia to be dismantled in Genoa | Business Brief

Last summer, the wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia was refloated and towed to the Italian port of Genoa. Genoa is where the Costa Concordia was ...

4 лет назад
Living in a greenhouse | Euromaxx

Living in a greenhouse | Euromaxx

Garden shop owners Thomas and Monika Till live and work amidst palms, ponds, and roses – thereby fulfilling their dream of living in nature. The price they pay ...

2 лет назад
Recommended  Freiburg | Discover Germany

Recommended Freiburg | Discover Germany

Alixe Winter runs a vintners' collective. Her recommendations for Freiburg are: the Dreisamufer café, the gourmet cuisine at the Hotel Colombi and the Jesuit ...

8 лет назад
German Bread - Mass Production vs. Master Baker? | Made in Germany

German Bread - Mass Production vs. Master Baker? | Made in Germany

The Englert family from south-western Germany has been making bread for 90 years, and now has five bakeries. Their biggest rivals are the industrial bakers ...

6 лет назад
Icons of European Design 01 - Dieter Rams and Verner Panton | euromaxx

Icons of European Design 01 - Dieter Rams and Verner Panton | euromaxx

We go decade-by-decade looking at the most important designs created. We start with the 1960s and examine the works of Dieter Rams and Verner Panton.

8 лет назад
Search for the best-sounding wood | Made in Germany - Handmade

Search for the best-sounding wood | Made in Germany - Handmade

Enchanted wood. That's Andreas Pahler's passion. He's a tonewood supplier, constantly on the lookout for the perfect Alpine spruce to turn into valuable violins ...

5 лет назад
How wind turbines are overhauled | Made in Germany

How wind turbines are overhauled | Made in Germany

Whether for the mining or the tunnel building industry, wind power or ship's engines - everywhere machines reach a point when they no longer work. But that ...

5 лет назад
Freiburg - Kissed by the sun | Discover Germany

Freiburg - Kissed by the sun | Discover Germany

Freiburg in the heart of the Black Forest has a reputation for its high quality of life. It's among the sunniest cities in Germany, and with its picturesque old town and ...

6 лет назад
Virtual Power Stations - A Boost for Renewables? | Made in Germany

Virtual Power Stations - A Boost for Renewables? | Made in Germany

Virtual power plants represent a big hope for Germany's long-term energy plans. They connect clusters of small-scale generators such as solar-power plants, ...

5 лет назад
Copenhagen | Euromaxx deluxe

Copenhagen | Euromaxx deluxe

Danish architect Jakob Lange bought an old school building together with friends. There are now 16 apartments in the building. We visit one of them. For more ...

6 лет назад
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