A majority of EU nations voted against genetically modified corn during a meeting of the EU appeals committee. However, that was not enough to stop GM cultivation. The decision now rests with the Commission.
After months of conflict within Germany’s coalition government, a deal was reached on climate protection measures on Monday. But the opposition has called it unambitious.
Aircraft engineers in Germany have successfully tested the world’s first four-seater plane that uses emission-free hybrid fuel cells to fly.
US researchers said Einstein’s last unproven theory about so-called ripples in the fabric of space-time has been confirmed. Members of the team included German scientists of the Max-Planck-Institut.
Chemists at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena in Germany have developed the ‘sweetest computer in the world’, which includes sugar molecules for processing information.
A researcher has claimed that German scientists at Dachau concentration camp looked into the possible use of malaria-infected mosquitoes as weapons during World War Two.
German researchers have uncovered new evidence of a genetic variant linked to internet addiction. The same genetic variation has been linked to other forms of addiction.
German scientists have invented the world's lightest material – which is also strong, regains its shape after being squashed and even conducts electricity.
Global warming will soon leave the Bavarian Alps with just one shrinking glacier, regional authorities warned in their first glacier report.
A 16-year-old schoolboy has solved a mathematical problem which has stumped mathematicians for centuries, according to a newspaper report quoted by The Local.