Traumatic experiences can cause people to suddenly lose their memory. Scientists have been investigating the mechanisms of amnesia. They found that patients' memories are still in the brain, but no longer accessible.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with political leaders, including Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, on the 25th anniversary of a neo-Nazi arson attack that killed five members of a Turkish-German family.
It doesn't feel that way now, but Germans weren't enthusiastic about football in the 19th century. Christoph Marx, a World Cup historian, explains how special terms for soccer were developed to change that.
He's known as an "artist of the intifada," but Mansour doesn't see himself as a political artist. He told DW how his motifs come from daily life as a Palestinian living in Jerusalem 70 years after Israel's independence.
German rappers Kollegah and Farid Bang have visited the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial, weeks after igniting controversy with their anti-Semitic lyrics. DW was on hand to find out about the preparations for the visit.
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