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DW’s science program Tomorrow Today focuses on current topics in research, and is aimed at anyone who is interested in ongoing projects in Germany and Europe. Our reports use terms and concepts that are easily understood, portrayed in interesting ways,

Published: Sun, 18 Mar 2018 04:59:07 GMT

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Tuberculosis in Ukraine

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:38:00 GMT

Over 25 percent of tuberculosis cases in Ukraine are multi-drug resistant, and can’t be treated by antibiotics such as Rifampicin. The healthcare system is overstretched, meaning patients are often treated in cramped quarters.

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The future for oceans

Fri, 5 Jan 2018 08:44:00 GMT

Marine researchers in Kiel are studying how climate change could affect the sea. In huge testing tanks, they’re simulating possible future scenarios. Their results show that if oceans grow too acidic, it will spell the end for many organisms.

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Research without borders

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:10:00 GMT

Maria Soloveychik from Israel and Charly Chahwan from Lebanon have founded a bio-tech company in California. They're developing drugs to combat cancer and other genetically caused diseases. The joint venture would be impossible in their homelands.

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The extraordinary naked mole rat

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:14:00 GMT

An animal that barely reacts to pain is bound to attract scientific attention. But the rodent also has other puzzling attributes. For example, the creature's brain and heart can function without oxygen for a long time.

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Germany's wood detectives

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 09:27:00 GMT

How can you tell if mahogany is really mahogany? And can you really know whether the wood in your table wasn't illegally felled? Germany's wood detectives are on the case with DNA analysis.

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Flight of the fruit bat to Zambia

Fri, 8 Sep 2017 16:58:00 GMT

It's the world's largest migration of mammals: every year 10 million fruit bats fly from Congo and elsewhere to a forest in Zambia's Kasanka National Park. It's a breathtaking spectacle. But the bats’ habitat is under threat.

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Why do we like music?

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 14:02:00 GMT

#wanttoknow! – This week's viewer's question comes from Sameer Satpute in India.

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