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DW ~ Deutsche Welle

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DW - Made for Minds

Deutsche Welle makes available popular and informative news magazines and short features - plus classical music from Europe on PRX. 

There are full magazines, news reports, and music shows for use within your own programs. For our DW magazine programs, you can find a rundown of every story on the preview page of each show. 


"Inside Europe": our weekly European news magazine explores the topical issues shaping the continent. No other part of the globe has experienced such dynamic political and social change in recent years.

"WorldLink": our weekly international news program that brings you an hour of personal stories from around the world - looking at people behind the current affairs headlines. 

"World in Progress": our weekly international news magazine on global development exploring issues of globalization, education, economic development, poverty alleviation, human rights and more.

"Living Planet": our award-winning weekly magazine exploring environmental issues facing the world today, bringing you environmental news, background reports, interviews and sound-rich features from our international network of correspondents.

"Spectrum": our upbeat weekly magazine keeps you abreast of developments in the realm of science and technology news from around the world, with advances that will change our lives to offbeat oddities.

"DW Festival Concerts": classical music concerts each week featuring live recordings of the world's classical music stars performing in Germany's palaces, churches and concert halls, conveying the full immediacy and festivity of these renowned musical events.

* DW is a winner of the PRX Zeitfunk 2015 award of most licensed group *


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Find out the secrets to making raw milk cheese / Many experts are worried that Germany's horse chestnut trees will disappear – permanently / Underg...

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  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We’re going to take an in-depth look at a recent crackdown on the gay community in Egypt.

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Ratko and Radisa Teofilovic
Highlights from a four-hour yearly event that has achieved cult status. The voices of Serbian twin brothers Ratko and Radiša Teofilović render folk...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:57
Caption: Lisa Batiashvili, Simon Rattle and Berlin Philharmonic
Several years ago, Germany's most famous orchestra moved its Eastertime activitites from Salzburg to Baden-Baden – and never looked back. As the er...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:58
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Is this the new normal and how do we prepare? After a summer of severe weather events, Europeans are asking. How are farmers coping? Italy was rava...

Bought by WNMU-FM, KUPR low power FM, WYAP, KWIT, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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Another dramatic week in Spain. Catalonia suspends its declaration of independence but the clock is still ticking… Living up to the Nobel Peace p...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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India's currency devaluations hits the informal economy - China's last maoist village - A heaven for book lovers - Illiteracy in Nigeria - Onlin...

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  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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A digital "ticket" inside your hand in Sweden / Taxi surveillance in Istanbul / An orbiting lunar base / Medicines pulled from shelves / Presented ...

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  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Caption: The famous boy choir of St. Thomas' Church complemented by the mixed St. Thomas School Choir
The annual Bachfest draws tens of thousands of Bach pilgrims every year to hear his music performed at the very locations where the composer himsel...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:57
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What does it mean to live sustainably? We head into the domestic sphere to find out what some eco-freaks are doing to reduce their own carbon footp...

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  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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We talk about the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, a country formerly known as Burma. More than half a million Rohingya have fled to neighborin...

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  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Physics Nobel Prize for the discovery of Gravitational Waves: Barry Barish, Kip Thorne and Rainer Weiss have been announced as the winners of the ...

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  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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Caption: Rococo Theater of Schwetzingen Palace
This festival in southwestern Germany's Schwetzingen Palace cultivates the sound culture of the "Mannheim School," which was once so famous it drew...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:56
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Could a risky dam project be the solution to Lebanon's water woes? / Can the Dead Sea be brought back to life? / What's behind hundreds of dolphin...

Bought by WTJU, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WNMU-FM, WYAP, KWIT and more


  • Added: Sep 28, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
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Violence on the rise in Brazil / Land Reform in South Africa / Slum dwellers are putting themselves on the map / Christmas all year round in Chin...

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  • Added: Sep 27, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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With recent hurricanes leaving parts of the US and Latin America reeling, we look to the Dutch. Over one fifth of the Netherlands is below sea leve...

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  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Can Norway wean itself off fossil fuels while pushing for Arctic oil? / Who’s voting for the environment in Germany’s upcoming election? / How cli...

Bought by KRZA, WXDU, WYAP, WTJU, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Democracy special - Votes and Voices... Bursting the political filter bubble ahead of Germany's election / The Lithuanian "elves" battling online t...

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  • Added: Sep 20, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Living and dealing with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and the disorders that occur when mothers drink during pregnancy. Presented by Gabriel Borrud

Bought by KRZA, WYAP, KWIT, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Plastic particles are contaminating our drinking water / How a temporary hotel made of ocean trash found its way to Cologne / What’s got environmen...

Bought by WNMU-FM, KCHU, WTJU, WFIU, KMXT and more


  • Added: Sep 14, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6