Exotic flowers and date palms: Subtropical plants grow in Britain - but only on the Scilly Islands off the coast of Cornwall. A visit to one of the world's most famous botanical collections - the Tresco Abbey Gardens.
An Italian theatre group in Naples is re-creating famous works by baroque painter Caravaggio live on stage. In the nearly forgotten tradition of Tableaux Vivants, they freeze their movements in pre-rehearsed poses.
Luca Stricagnoli is regarded as one of Italy’s finest acoustic guitarists. YouTube clips showing him cover famous tracks by AC/DC, the Gorillaz and others are a major hit. They are absolutely fascinating to watch.
Belgian bread aficionado Karl de Smedt collects samples of sourdough starter. He has already gathered more than 100 different samples from 20 countries, and keeps scouring the globe for more.
As Jaqen H'ghar in Game of Thrones, he has millions of fans, but back in Germany he's lesser well known. A major role in the new German series "Das Boot" may be about to change that. KINO meets Tom Wlaschiha.
Beaten, locked up, murdered: These five writers have paid a high price for expressing themselves freely. On the Day of the Imprisoned Writer, we take a look at their stories.
#MeToo came to Germany one year ago, women’s suffrage 100 years ago. We ask how feminine the German pop music is and why the share of women in the charts is falling. PopXport features strong musicians. This time: Namika.
Who tops British magazine ArtReview's annual ranking of the most influential players in the art world? This year, it's an art dealer, followed by a painter and, for the first time, a movement.
Now performing in Berlin, the South Korean Bangtan Boys, or BTS, with Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook, not only top worldwide album charts, but also social media trends. What's behind the K-Pop craze?
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