How to choose a performance driving school

How to choose a performance driving school

Whether you want to improve your driving skills or are looking for a place to safely enjoy your love of racing speeds, performance driving schools are a way to help you become a safer driver, hone your driving abilities and have fun. There are many different driving and racing schools available. It’s important to know the differences … Read more…

These are the plants of 2020

A disreputable mushroom

Every year, environmental and nature conservation associations select plants, mushrooms and the like as representatives of, particularly endangered habitats. Here is the selection for this year. Girlfriend of the bees and nitrogen source The gardener Jean Robin brought the black locust from America to Europe over 300 years ago. Bees love the legumes’ flowers. The leguminous accumulates nitrogen … Read more…

6 no-names that were recognized in 2020 in Google Doodles

Anna May Wong

Whether Anna May Wong or Amaka Igwe: Despite their merits, few know the two women. In our picture gallery, we show which unknown acquaintances Google has also recognized so far this year. Anna May Wong Anna May Wong, daughter of second-generation Chinese immigrants, was the first Asian-born actress to conquer Hollywood. She also made a career in … Read more…

These are the wild animals of 2020

Witness healthy soil

Every year, environmental and nature conservation associations nominate the animals of the year that they believe deserve more attention. Here are this year’s representatives and their history. Witness healthy soil The mole is unpopular with gardeners but is under strict conservation. We should be happy when we find its hills. Because they are proof that the soil is … Read more…

Germs in food: five of the most common causes

Listeria: rare but dangerous

Again and again there are diseases from contaminated food. What are the causes and how can you protect yourself? Aflatoxine – the poison of the mushrooms Aflatoxins are natural poisons that are formed by various types of watering can mold (Aspergillus). The molds thrive especially in the tropics and subtropics. Nuts, seeds, grains and corn are particularly often … Read more…

Valentine’s Day: facts about love proven by science

Sexual desire

What do a crush and a madman have in common? The answer: they share the same brain state. This is not a bad joke for Valentine’s Day, but a fact around which there is a scientific consensus. To be in love The heart accelerates, the hand’s sweat and a tickle extend through the stomach: we are in … Read more…

Best-selling Corsa Opel

Generation 6 of the Opel Corsa

Generation 6 of the Opel Corsa. The compact is now available with a gasoline or diesel engine, and soon to boast an electric model. Since its debut in 1982, almost 14 million Corsas have been sold. With the all-new, sixth-generation Corsa, Opel is offering for the first time a battery-electric version of the bestseller with a range … Read more…

What connects us to whales

Floating cogeneration plants

Whales and dolphins are not fish, but marine mammals. They breastfeed their boys, take care of their grandchildren and go to karaoke parties. Reason enough to take a closer look at the gray giants. From land to sea Whales are ungulates. They are not related to the fish, but the hippos. The ancestors of the whales were land-based mammals. This … Read more…