On the night of April 30 to May 1, witches and devils overtake the Harz region. This is one of many traditional celebrations to mark the beginning of the month of May.
There's a new head on show at the Rheinisches Landesmuseum in Bonn. The remains of the "Lord of Morken" were found in excellent condition, allowing a full reconstruction for display at the museum of cultural history.
Was the reformer Martin Luther a new media pioneer? The exhibition "On the 8th day God created the Cloud" at the Gutenberg Museum in Mainz gives a modern twist to the relation between book printing and Reformation.