Research in the Himalayas
Costa Rica is the largest pineapple producer in the world and Germany’s main supplier of the fruit. Cheap labor and the vast use of pesticides enable a low selling price in Western Europe. But what does this mean for the country's ecosystem?
Persian ex-Empress Farah Diba built a magnificent collection of contemporary art. Works by Warhol, Pollock and Kandinsky have been stored in the cellar of the TMOCA Museum in Tehran for over 40 years – hidden away from the public eye.
Peru is facing a water crisis. Vast stretches of land have turned into desert. Groundwater supplies are rapidly vanishing. The cause is Peru's farming boom, which uses up the country’s resources and leaves its people risking their lives for water.
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