DW's Berlin columnists - all English-speakers who have lived in the German capital for many years - bring you an insider's perspective on cultural life in one of the world's most vibrant cities.
The staff at the Autobahn Maintenance Department does its best to keep Brandenburg's rest areas clean. Nature film maker Rolf Möltgen shoots spectacular documentaries of marine life. Scientists in Freiburg have developed special voice training for teachers. Students from Lower Saxony overhaul old skateboards as designer objects.