The English brewery Hambleton Ales has found a solution for a nagging waste problem. It takes stale, leftover bread and turns it into beer. And the brew has been given just the right name: Toast.
Monks in the Middle Ages created strong beer to keep them going during fasting periods - a tradition that's celebrated at Munich's Starkbierfest over the next weeks. Here's a tour of the world's strongest beers.
Whenever I visit Munich, I always try to go on a daytrip somewhere around the Five Lake Region. Southwest of the city, the Lakes Ammer, Starnberg, Wörth, Pilsen and Wesslinger are the epitome of charm and tranquility.
Germans know that food and drink are good for the soul. They like to eat well, and they have plenty of choices. DW's Matthias von Hein sums up some important facts about food and drink in Germany.
How free should art be? This is an ongoing debate in Russia. Now, a film about ballerina Matilda Kshesinskaya and her relationship with Nicholas II could be banned because Orthodox Church members have taken offense.
Margaret Atwood is a feminist, an environmental activist and a bestselling writer. Since Trump came to power, some even view her books as prophetic. She’s just been awarded the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade.
In 2012, Kraftklub came to fame with a hymn to their hometown of Chemnitz, formerly known as Karl-Marx-Stadt. The band has just released their third album in which hip hop meets punk rock.
To grab people's attention and raise environmental awareness, artists, musicians and activists have turned to more visual ways of getting the message across - including sometimes drastic measures.
As the death toll rose early Tuesday following an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, the city pulled together online to help located the missing and offer beds and help to those in need.
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