From egg-painting to Easter rattles, the resurrection of Christ is celebrated in many ways across Europe. But why does the Easter bunny have eggs? And what do different people eat at Easter?
Everyone knows bunnies don't lay eggs, right? So how did bunnies and eggs become inseparable at Easter? We got to the bottom of this — and other — odd Easter traditions.
It looks like Tiangong-1 won't make it back in time for the Easter Bunny, say space experts. The defunct spacecraft will blaze its way back through our atmosphere, perhaps bringing with it a smattering of debris.
Watch out for sugar-coated lambs, fire and lots and lots of chocolate. Here's what to expect during the four-day Easter holiday in Germany.
Animal rights groups have used the Easter holiday to flag up the plight of rabbits farmed and fattened for food in Germany. The legislation is not strong enough to protect the animals from suffering, they say.
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