The adage "Sunshine brings happiness" is certainly true when it comes to the human body. Sunlight triggers the production of the neurotransmitter serotonin. It stimulates circulation and strenghtens the immune system. The result is: we feel better.
"Where are we now" is the latest song by David Bowie. It's a nostaligic look back at the old West Berlin. But what was the spirit of that town on the frontline between East and West? And what's left of it today?
A day after her narrow victory in Wednesday’s Presidential race, South Korean President-Elect Park Geun-hye revealed her security policy toward North Korea in her address to the nation.
During the Third Reich, Turkey provided refuge for Jewish intellectuals. Today the Jewish community is rapidly shrinking, but those who are left can recall a long tradition of Jewish culture in the country.
More Chinese students study abroad than any other nationality. Increasingly, they are choosing universities in Germany, where science and engineering professionals are in high demand.
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