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Persepolis, capital of Persia

Long before there were great empires in Europe, the Persian King Darius founded the capital of his empire in 520 BC: Persepolis. Author: ZDF/Terra X/interscience film/Faber Courtial, Gero von Boehm/Hassan Rashedi, Andreas Tiletzek, Jörg Courtial Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/T

Who owns the German forest?

Around one third of Germany is covered by forest. Nearly half of the forest area is private forest. 29% are owned by the states. About 19% are owned by cities and municipalities. The federal government owns about 4%. Author: 3sat/nano/Axel Gomille/Michael Habermehl/Sebastian Heger/Sophie Lochau/Ut

Mekka, Geburtsort des Islam

Die Stadt Mekka, im heutigen Saudi Arabien gelegen, gilt als Geburtsort des Propheten Mohammed und damit auch als Geburtsort des Islam. Author: ZDF/Terra X/ Faber Courtial, Jörg Courtial Klick hier, um mehr Videos zu sehen: https://alugha.com/TerraX

Newton's idea of gravity

At the time of Isaac Newton, it was believed that the celestial bodies were moved by the so-called ether, a substance assumed to fill up all of space. But no one could prove the existence of this substance. Newton realized: rather than ether, there must be a universal action at a distance, originati

The Viking Kiel Canal

Even in Viking times, the sea route between the North and Baltic Seas, the Kattegat, was notorious for its treacherous currents. The solution: a Viking-style Kiel Canal. Author: ZDF/Terra X/Hanna Kotarba/Pro in -Space/Jochen Schmidt Translation and dubbing: alugha Click here to see more videos: h

The senses of wolves

Wolves have highly developed sensory organs. Their panoramic vision covers a visual field of about 240 degrees. Their hearing is also excellent but the hunters' most important sense is the sense of smell. Author: ZDF/Terra X/Spiegel TV/Kirsten Hoehne, Nanje de Joung-Teuscher/Anja Schütze, Uli Wein

Palenque - Mayan ruined city

The Mayan ruined city of Palenque is located in the middle of the Mexican jungle. It had its heyday between 600 and 800 AD. Author: ZDF/Terra X/interscience film/Faber Courtial/Gero von Boehm/ Juan José Carvajal E./Andreas Tiletzek, Jörg Courtial Dubbing: alugha Click here to see more videos: ht

Species extinction in the course of time

Over the last 500 million years, biodiversity on Earth has been constantly changing. Like a fever curve, this has been going uphill and some times steeply downhill. These downward outliers are described as the five great mass extinctions. Authors: 3sat/nano/scobel/Harald Zander/Claus Ast/Jochen Sch

Wie wirkt Cannabidiol aus Hanfpflanzen

Cannabidiol wird aus den Blüten der Hanf-Pflanze gewonnen. Wie THC gehört es zu den Cannabinoiden und wirkt bei Einnahme auf das Cannabinoid-System des Körpers - wie genau, das ist noch unklar. Urheber: 3sat/nano, medi cine, Christian Stracke+Anna-Lisa Gasteier, Jan Sindel, Anke Schönebeck+Marius

Magdeburg und der Dom

Im 10. Jahrhundert entstand unter Otto dem Großen in Magdeburg eine Klosterkirche. Nach einem Brand im Jahr 1207 begann man mit dem Bau des gotischen Doms. Während des Dreißigjährigen Krieges wurde die Stadt nahezu komplett zerstört - bis auf den Dom. Author: ZDF/Terra X/Faber Courtial/Jörg Courti

Long-distance record in bird flight

Bar-tailed godwits set a long-distance record among migratory birds. These rare and globally endangered birds travel in small groups almost around the whole world. Author: ZDF/Terra X/SPIEGEL TV/Christopher Gerisch, Kay Siering/ Oliver Gurr, Jürgen Heck, Jürgen Staiger/Hauke Ketelsen/Richard Sako,

So wurde die Berliner Mauer gebaut

Am 13. August 1961 beginnt die DDR mit dem Bau der Berliner Mauer. Sie soll eine Flucht nach Westberlin unmöglich machen. In den folgenden Jahren wird die Mauer zur Hochsicherheitszone ausgebaut - und zur Todesfalle. 10.680 Tage lang ist Berlin geteilt. Author: History Media / Jörg Müllner / Kawom