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Science Unscripted - Daily news on COVID-19

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Tune into our DW Science podcast to find out the latest coronavirus news. Broadcast from Germany every day in under 5 minutes. Stay safe by being informed.

Tune into our DW Science podcast to find out the latest coronavirus news. Broadcast from Germany every day in under 5 minutes. Stay safe by being informed.

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Bonn, Germany

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DW Germany

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Tune into our DW Science podcast to find out the latest coronavirus news. Broadcast from Germany every day in under 5 minutes. Stay safe by being informed.

Twitter:

@dw_english

Language:

English

Contact:

Deutsche Welle D-53110 Bonn Germany


Episodes

Coronavirus conspiracies and how to debunk them

5/28/2020
Bill Gates, 5G, herbal remedies. COVID-19 conspiracy theories abound. But is confrontation the best course? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:11

A miracle from France?

5/27/2020
If you were told there’s a drug that can stop COVID-19, treat symptoms and heal tissue, would you believe it? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:04:22

Science unscripted: Weekly roundup - Music, minks & molecules

5/26/2020
Listen to DW's 30-minute science show. In this episode, hear some fresh German research on safely singing and playing instruments, find out which animals can spread the coronavirus, and inside a cell with COVID-19.

Duration:00:30:08

COVID-19 FAQs on vitamin D, Kawasaki syndrome & more

5/26/2020
What's the connection between vitamin D and COVID-19? And why are some kids getting "Kawasaki syndrome?" Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:10

Singing is killing people

5/26/2020
In churches and choirs, music is spreading COVID-19. New German research shows how to sing (and play) safely. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:10

Inside the corona factory

5/20/2020
Andrea Thorn will completely change the way you understand that spikey red ball — with brilliant imagery. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:04:47

Don't drink the (tea)

5/19/2020
No, an herbal beverage from Madagascar will not prevent COVID-19. But one of its molecules is intriguing. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:11

Science unscripted: Weekly roundup - Good vs. bad medicine & the mood in Germany

5/19/2020
Listen to DW's 30-minute science show. In this episode, we look at a new German medicine that could be better than passive immunization. Also, misleading herbal claims and how Germans feel as the lockdown lightens.

Duration:00:30:08

Voices from Bavaria as Germany's hardest hit state reopens

5/18/2020
Shops, schools, and yes, the beer gardens. On a Munich shopping strip, feelings are mixed on reopening. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:09

COVID-19: But how are you really?

5/15/2020
One way to gauge how people are dealing with the coronavirus? Ask a psychotherapist. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:04:41

A COVID-19 medicinal 'breakthrough' in Germany

5/13/2020
German researchers have created an antibody that can protect cells from coronavirus entry. Will it work? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:04:48

COVID-19 FAQs on Germany's response, brain issues & more

5/12/2020
Can the coronavirus attack the brain? And what's Germany doing now to slow the spread? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:02

Weekly roundup: A vaccine story, airplane risks & kids in quarantine

5/12/2020
Listen to DW's 30-minute science show. In this episode, hear about the risks of a vaccine trial from a woman who's in one. Also, what to do when you're in an airplane, kids in quarantine, and who's the most concerned about COVID-19?

Duration:00:30:08

Just a little prick?

5/11/2020
It is the only path to a vaccine. Still, ask yourself: Would you get a shot, risks unknown, to help humanity? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:08

High risk? Not me.

5/8/2020
Surely the people most likely to die from COVID-19 are the most concerned? A global survey says otherwise. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:02

The kids aren't alright

5/7/2020
Children have very different needs and vulnerabilities than adults. Are we isolating them disproportionately? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:11

(Air)planes

5/6/2020
Yes, airplanes are a source of new coronavirus infections. But not in the way you might imagine. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:11

COVID-19 FAQs on disinfectant, receipts & more

5/5/2020
If I don't have disinfectant, can I use booze? And if I keep my receipts, could that help health authorities? Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:05:11

Weekly roundup: Virus clouds, blood clots & Germany re-opens

5/5/2020
Listen to DW's 30-minute science show. In this episode, a host's wife gets the results of her COVID-19 antibody test. Also, how to stop "virus clouds," alarming levels of blood clotting, and is Germany re-opening too soon?

Duration:00:30:08

A critique of reopening

5/4/2020
A voice of concern has gone viral as science juggernauts unite against an early relaxation of the lockdown. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.

Duration:00:04:57