The 2021 Goethe Medals go to the social economist and president of the cultural organisation doual’art Princess Marilyn Douala Manga Bell of Cameroon, to the Japanese composer Toshio Hosokawa and to the dancer and choreographer Wen Hui of China.
Artificial intelligence is now an integral part of our everyday lives. It makes our smartphones smarter and can diagnose disease and write screenplays. Are there any limits, and might it soon surpass us in creativity and empathy – and perhaps even help us achieve immortality one day?
In September 2019, the German research vessel Polarstern will depart for the Arctic to drift with the sea ice for a year. 600 scientists from 17 nations on board will study the dwindling, not-so-permanent ice pack.
Initiated by the Goethe-Institut The ‚"Découverte" platform is designed to provide young, talented Cameroonian artists with an opportunity of presenting their artistic talents and meeting with eachother.