In our Euromaxx Special today, we focus on the digital world. Britain's new little princess is thrilling not only her parents William and Kate, but is of course a hot topic on the internet. Also, Norwegian blogger Ida Skivenes makes artworks on toast. And a Finnish magician's videos about his magic tricks with dogs have made him a Youtube star!
As a journalist Carolin Emcke pushes things to the limit. She often trades in her usual blazer for a bullet-proof vest to report from war zones and crisis areas the world over. She also writes about existential questions in her reports, books and essays. On Talking Germany, we speak to Carolin Emcke about life and death, tolerance and teamwork.
"Today is the best day this year. We've made it to Berlin." Stadium announcer Norbert Dickel celebrated Dortmund's win over Bayern in the German Cup semi-finals. Bayern's dream of the treble was smashed to pieces on Tuesday night. And if they lose against Barcelona in the Champions League, their season will be a disappointment - even though they are Bundesliga Champions.
This time we travel through a unique ecosystem: Colombia's archipelago of páramos, areas of tropical high mountain vegetation above the timber line. At an elevation of more than 2500 meters, we're confronted with a magical landscape of shrubs and grasses plants, misty valleys and crystal clear lakes. The páramos supply the entire country with water.