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Death by masturbation: 100 Germans kill themselves every year, says study

Researchers discover bizarre ways people died pleasuring themselves including a man who tried to melt sliced cheese over himself.

09 Feb 2018 12:16 PM

Berlin Wall: The rise, and the artist who lead its fall

Thierry's aim was to paint the Wall so that it looked like a deformity and stood out, not to beautify it.

07 Feb 2018 11:32 AM

These bacteria turn toxic metals into gold nuggets

Gold enters the bacteria the same way as copper, which is a vital trace element for C metallidurans, however is toxic in large quantities.

06 Feb 2018 5:35 PM

Scientists discover the 'kiss hormone' that fuels sex drive

The 'kiss hormone' is kisspeptin affects puberty and fertility.

29 Jan 2018 9:14 PM

Germany’s SPD to vote on coalition talks with Merkel’s conservatives

The move aims to bring Europe’s economic powerhouse one step closer to a stable government.

21 Jan 2018 2:34 PM


Brains of jazz and classical pianists work differently

This shows how precisely the brain adapts to the demands of our surrounding environment.

17 Jan 2018 4:47 PM

Transgender woman to feature on German Playboy cover for first time

Born, Pascal Radermacher in the southwestern German city of Breisgau, she underwent a gender reassignment surgery at 16 to become Giuliana

11 Jan 2018 11:02 AM

Risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs peaks at Christmas

The study also found that chocolate ingestion was significantly less common in older dogs and that no specific breed is more at risk.

24 Dec 2017 9:20 AM

Bacteria help turn Greek yogurt waste into fuel

Traditionally, suppressing oxygen while feeding biodegradable waste to microbes results in the production of methane-rich gas.

14 Dec 2017 5:48 PM

German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyber-spying

The agency also named six organizations it alleged Chinese spies use to cloak their approaches.

11 Dec 2017 7:24 AM


Rare and unwanted, Hitler painting donated to Dutch wartime institute

The Dutch national institute for wartime documentation said Saturday it has been given a rare watercolor painting by Adolf Hitler.

25 Nov 2017 7:39 PM

Materialists spend more time on Facebook: study

Materialistic people use Facebook to both achieve their goals and feel good, according to the study.

21 Nov 2017 2:50 PM

Germany bans children's 'Smart' watches

The Federal Network Agency said it had already taken action against several firms that sell the watches online but did not name them.

20 Nov 2017 8:41 AM

Man who lost his car, finds it 20 years later

The unnamed 76-year-old reported his motor missing to cops in Frankfurt, Germany in 1997.

17 Nov 2017 4:25 PM

Jordan opens world's largest solar park for refugee camp

The 4,000 solar panels with a total capacity of 12.9 megawatts are designed to provide 14 hours of electricity a day.

14 Nov 2017 2:21 PM


Man rapes pony in children's petting zoo, visitors horrified!

Incident in Germany was spotted by a babysitter who was visiting the zoo with a child.

14 Nov 2017 1:11 PM

People who pay by card forget how much they spent: study

A precise recollection of past spending has an effect on the willingness to spend money in the future.

12 Nov 2017 5:40 PM

Gene therapy helps treat life-threatening skin disease

The integration of the intact gene through retroviral gene transfer into the genome of the epidermal stem cells had been successful.

11 Nov 2017 12:52 PM

Nutella secretly changes recipe, fans are not happy

The German subsidiary of Ferrero said it had made an 'adjustment' to the spread as many brands regularly do with their products.

07 Nov 2017 10:58 AM

Anti-coal protests shake Germany before the climate meet

Protesters have been urging Chancellor Merkel to move faster to wean the country off coal.

06 Nov 2017 10:03 AM