Articles by Deutsche Welle
Bodo in Norway, Tartu in Estonia and Bad Ischl in Austria all share the European Capital of Culture title. Ai Weiwei and Conchita Wurst will be part of program.
The impacts of meat and dairy consumption are well documented. As thousands join the 10th year of Veganuary, how far have attitudes towards veganism changed?
What's the science behind a hangover? What causes the pounding headache, carpet mouth, the feeble weakness and the troubling nausea? And are there any cures?
Three weeks without a drop of alcohol. Three weeks during which I felt more awake, fitter and more relaxed. What exactly happened in my body?
Three weeks without a drop of alcohol. Three weeks during which I felt more alert, fitter, and more relaxed. But why?
German golfer Robin Smiciklas challenges stereotypes and pursues a pro career, overcoming Tourette's with a focus on golf, dreams, and breaking down stigma.
Afua Asantewaa Aduonum of Ghana means business: She has set her eyes on breaking a singing record held since March 2012.
Psychology in German football has been under fire recently, but those working in the field feel more positive.
We waste food all the time, not just during festivities. But it's easy to plan your meals and reuse cooked food safely.
A lack of snow is posing a growing risk for winter sports tourism. Ski resorts are trying to adapt.
The artists behind hits "All I Want for Christmas is You" and "Last Christmas" are laughing all the way to the bank.
Mariah Carey, Wham! and Paul McCartney are among artists who've been laughing — or rather singing — all the way to the bank with their Yuletide hits.
People are getting infected with COVID subvariant JN.1, but you can protect yourself and others over the holiday season.
Omri Boehm insists that universal humanistic principles can help solve the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians.
From cheap renewables to electric cars and success in courtroom, experts highlight the trends providing grounds for optimism in the face of the climate crisis.
Seven months after sexually transmitted mpox was downgraded from a global threat, a new outbreak could spread.
In Germany wastewater tests indicate that COVID-19 has reached the highest levels in over a year.
The fitting of the golden rooster — this one with wings of fire like a phoenix — on the spire of Notre Dame marks a pivotal moment in its restoration.
It's hard to imagine the holiday season without the Wham! pop classic. But at the core of "Last Christmas" lies melancholy and a broken heart.
A new research reveals that the GDF15 hormone is responsible for nausea and vomiting in pregnancy. The discovery could lead to better treatment.
The genes that boost fertility mean you're more likely to die younger, according to a new study.
Sport is important for our health, but it can develop into an addiction. An extreme triathlete and sports scientist explains the phenomenon of sports addiction.
While samurai no longer rule Japan, the bow has endured as mark of respect. It's a greeting and an apology, a sign of respect and an indication of worshipping.
The treatment for sickle cell disease uses the revolutionary gene-editing tool CRISPR to permanently change DNA in the patient's blood cells.
Researchers tested how killfish respond to fasting at different ages. What they found could be transferable to humans.
What effect does growing up in the age of smartphones have on kids' mental health? It's not so easy to measure.
Thailand's tourism bureau estimates nearly 1.5 million fewer visitors from China in 2023 than had been expected.
A new study showed people who ate a vegan diet lost weight compared with those eating an omnivorous diet.
In Krakow, the closest city to Auschwitz, the Jewish Community Center is a contact point for Holocaust survivors.