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Regional differences in sea-level rise

Sea level can deviate regionally from the global mean. Wind and currents push the water masses differently against the coasts and influence the level there. In addition, the earth's crust moves. Some coasts rise, others sink. Author: 3sat/nano/mobyDOK/Alexander Lahl/Max Mönch/Jean Schablin/Robert

What is the Wallace Line?

In the island world of Southeast Asia, the animal worlds seem strangely separated. How come? In the 19th century, naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace had a theory. Source: https://www.zdf.de/dokumentation/terra-x/was-ist-die-wallace-linie-creative-commons-clip-100.html https://www.zdf.de/dokumentati

How do raindrops form?

Scientists are studying the role of aerosols and how they contribute to the formation of clouds and rain. The microparticles serve as condensation nuclei on which water condenses. Author: ZDF/Terra X/SPIEGEL TV/Christopher Gerisch/Tilman Remme/Reiner Bauer, Oliver Gurr/Oliver Roetz/Hauke Ketelsen/

What makes RNA viruses so dangerous?

The coronavirus is an RNA virus. An RNA is chemically more susceptible than a DNA. Errors occur more frequently during copying, and the virus mutates. Our immune system reacts slowly to it, vaccine development is more difficult. Author: 3sat/nano/Docstation/Johan von Mirbach/Anna Grün/Riccardo Gies

When did racism start?

Racist thinking is probably as old as mankind. With Columbus and the colonization of Africa and South America over 500 years ago, racism entered the world stage. However, the term "racism" was not coined until the late 19th century. Source: https://www.zdf.de/dokumentation/terra-x/seit-wann-gibt-es

How bee honey is produced

From collecting the pollen and nectar to closing the combs in the beehive. This is how bee honey is produced. Author: ZDF/TerraX/Ioanna Engel/ Anna-Lena Neidlinger Translation and dubbing: alugha Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/TerraX

How does a weather forecast come about

The forecasts of the German Weather Service are based on data from a global measurement and observation network. There are more than 11,000 official ground stations worldwide. Author: 3Sat/nano/WerwieWas media production/Uta Meyer/Marika Bent/Robert Cöllen/Martin Langner/Katja Jopp/Jochen Schmidt

Where does gold come from?

According to one of the scientific theories of the origin of the Earth, the planets were formed in the distant past by a collision of billions of small celestial bodies - with the element gold as a component in the building material of the galaxies. Author: ZDF/Terra X/Mirror TV/Jens Nicolai/Olive

QAnon and conspiracy myths

In uncertain times, people look for simple answers to complex problems. The latest example is "QAnon," a movement that claims, among other things, that the coronavirus is a "global bioweapon". But are all conspiracy theories nonsense? Source: https://www.zdf.de/dokumentation/terra-x/qanon-und-vers

History of the climate conference

In 1992, politicians from almost every country in the world met for the first climate conference. For years, however, not much happened. It wasn't until 2015 at the climate conference in Paris that there was a real treaty: the Paris Climate Agreement. Author: ZDF/logo/Judith Vehar Translation and

Anatomy of the heart

The human heart weighs around 350 grams. It beats about 70 times per minute and mostly consists of muscle tissue. The cardiac septum is positioned between the two halves of the heart. Author: 3sat/nano/Bluemoon Media/Volker Wasmut,Patrick Zeilhofer/Tobias Adams/Jochen Schmidt Translation and dubbi

The most important climate factors

How sun, clouds, CO2 and other factors determine the climate. The video clip was created in collaboration with meteorologist Prof. Dr. Stephan Borrmann, Professor at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and Scientific Member at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, and climate scientist Dr. Di