Deutsche Welle | Podcast, ±29 min episodes every 5 days
From advances that will change our lives to offbeat oddities, Spectrum keeps you abreast of developments in the realm of European science and technology news.
We delve into the realms of space to find out what astronauts and hospital patients have in common. A group of women in Kenya have come up with a novel idea to help Nairobi’s slums toilet crisis. And, we find out what all the fuss is about when it comes to gene editing human embryos.
In this week's Spectrum, we analyze the psychology behind mob mentality in the wake of the Cologne attacks on women. We'll also hear about new technologies for tracking birds and right whales. Plus, a report on the Zika virus, from Brazil.
Switzerland’s unique clock industry keeps ticking along, scientists turn to European citizens to help track air pollution, find out what to expect in the realms of space in 2016 and why is Apple jacking up the prices of iPads and iPhones in Germany?
Dance is having a positive effect on people with Parkinson’s Disease….Ride-sharing app Uber launches its next big thing…A multi-media project in Hamburg is raising awareness of disability and inclusion through music orientated workshops.