Our intestines work hard, digesting and absorbing nutrients from our food and making them available to the body. It’s a fact that if they were spread out, our intestines would be 400 to 500 square kilometers in area - twice as big as a tennis court.
Planes are considered the safest mode of transport, and for good reason. Statistically, accidents occur at a rate of 0.23 per million flights. Below, 10 important facts about civil aviation.
Ahead of this year's parliamentary elections, the German Greens party has called for an end to factory farming. During the industrial breeding of chickens, young chicks are often treated particularly badly, say critics.
For decades we've been reading comforting headlines that moderate drinking is good for your health and might even prolong your life. Sorry, a new survey might put an end to that soothing myth.
Art, glamor and business all meet at the Berlinale. With over 300,000 tickets sold, it is the biggest public film festival in the world. Get your trivia right here.