Dr. Christian Witt discusses the causes of COPD and therapies for treating it. A leading lung specialist, Dr. Witt directs the pulmonary outpatient clinic at the Charité University Hospital in Berlin.
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The European Parliament narrowly defeated a proposed ban on an additive that is considered to be key in industrial meats used to make doner kebabs.
This mashup of a creature was indisputably a carnivore with croc-like teeth and razor-sharp claws. Paleontologists have said it roamed the earth some 75 million years ago in present-day Mongolia.
What is creativity and where can it be found in the human brain? When is a person creative, when are they mad? Questions that are easy to ask but extremely hard to answer.
'Tis the season to be careful. From now until Christmas, Germans can get daily lessons on how to protect themselves online by opening the doors of a virtual Advent calendar provided by anti-surveillance advocates.
Falling asleep in a bathtub appears to be a very bad idea for humans. Simply, because we can't breath under water. But what about whales and other marine mammals - why don't they drown?
The Everglades acted as a natural shock absorber that softened Hurricane Irma's impact. But being the on frontline of the most powerful Atlantic storm on record took its toll, threatening a unique wetland wilderness.
Plans to rapidly cut coal use in China halted after households were left without heat. But air quality appears to have improved despite the setback.
Join us in Nigeria, where entrepreneurs are making waves with solar clocks and green fashions. Plus: Making paper out of grass and how boosting businesses could help protect wildlife in Ethiopia.
The European Commission is investigating IKEA's tax benefits in the Netherlands, which have helped the flat-pack furniture retailer avoid paying taxes of close to €1 billion between 2009 and 2014.
China has defended its trade with the US as a win-win scenario ahead of a speech by US President Donald Trump laying out a new national security strategy that will accuse Beijing of "economic aggression."
Unions representing pilots in Ireland and Portugal have suspended plans to strike before Christmas, lifting the threat of walkouts at the low-cost carrier after it agreed to recognise trade unions for the first time.
Republicans have revealed the final details of their tax overhaul bill, including corporate tax cuts promised by President Donald Trump. After winning over skeptics, the bill is on track to pass a vote next week.
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