Germany’s hilarious coronavirus commercials will convince you to stay inside

The German government has released three new ads encouraging people to stay home and help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. The short commercials have gone viral on social media, showing an unusual but accurate way of looking at the health crisis. The people who stay indoors and observe health measures are heroes, fighting…Continue Reading

Failures of Germany’s largest cliff coast sensed by seismometers

The 10-kilometer-long, bright white coast of Germany’s largest island, Rügen, is shaped by episodically occurring failures. These failures were typically assumed to happen due to strong rain storms. In a study carried out over more than two years, scientists of GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences were able to draw a new and surprisingly detailed…Continue Reading

Germany’s ex-royals want their riches back, but past ties to Hitler stand in the way

Perched on a steep hilltop in southern Germany, the striking turrets of Hohenzollern Castle rise in contrast to the rolling countryside that surrounds them. The fortress is the ancestral seat of Germany’s last imperial family. If the country still had a monarchy today, the castle’s owners would be its royal family, led by Georg Friedrich,…Continue Reading

Germany’s Scholz: EU recovery prospects good, but worst might not be over

No results matched your search Economy1 hour ago (Sep 02, 2020 08:50AM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Olaf Scholz adjusts his protective face mask after a news conference in Berlin BRUSSELS (Reuters) – There are indications that the European economy will recover well from the pandemic-induced recession, but the worst might not be over yet,…Continue Reading

Germany confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 785 to 241,771

FILE PHOTO: A sign reads “Social distance” as schools re-open after summer holidays and the lockdown due to the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the Karl-Rehbein high school in Hanau, Germany, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Kai PfaffenbachBERLIN (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 785 to 241,771, data from…Continue Reading