Being confined to our homes many people have taken to the web to complain of one particular issue: sleep disturbance. Loughborough sleep expert Professor Kevin Morgan has shared his five top tips.
Many of us are starting to feel stir-crazy self-isolating during the coronavirus crisis. But imagine being cooped up for 1 1/2 years! Romain Charles from the European Space Agency was -- and can tell us how to really deal with cabin fever.
In isolation with your family or partner during the corona crisis? Here are seven tips on how to get along with your loved ones (without going crazy).
Machine-learning systems are looking for molecules that will stop the progression of COVID-19, and treat symptoms. Researchers are working with GAN technology, which is also used to make deepfakes.
China has announced that travel restrictions imposed on the province at the center of the country's coronavirus outbreak are to be lifted. But residents of Wuhan, Hubei's capital, will have to wait another two weeks before they're allowed to trave...
Spain is one of the countries worst affected by the coronavirus, and it's been under lockdown for more than a week. DW's Jan-Philipp Scholz listened to how Spanish people are coping with an exceptional situation.
Russia has closed its borders to foreigners as part of its coronavirus restrictions. That has left hundreds of people stranded in the country's airports. DW caught up with one Russian-Ukrainian couple in Moscow who were separated by the closure.
Not sure how to explain the coronavirus to your children? We have six tips that will probably help you.
Serbia has extended curfew hours to stem the spread of the coronavirus. Public transport has stopped, and most shops, cafes and restaurants have been closed. DW visited one Belgrade family that's having to get used to plenty of togetherness.
A Spanish pharmaceutical company thinks its anti-tumor drug could be effective against the virus. The active ingredient was originally found in the waters around the Balearic Islands.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a three-week lockdown to combat the spread of coronavirus. Beginning tonight at midnight local time, the country's 1.3 billion people will be barred from leaving their homes.
In Hungary, a two-week lockdown period has just started. Many Hungarians agree that a lockdown is necessary to slow the spread of the coronavirus. But others fear these extended emergency measures could hand PM Viktor Orban too much power.
Colombia's coronavirus outbreak is threatening the already precarious existence of Bogota's homeless people. Their vulnerability to contracting the virus is compounded by limited access to clean water, soap and medical attention.
False information, conspiracy theories and distorted images. As coronavirus spreads, so do the fake news stories.
The number of new COVID-19 cases in South Korea has dropped but many who are vulnerable still need help. Volunteers are reaching out to help those less fortunate and most at risk.
More and more German artists are being affected by the corona pandemic. Theaters and concert halls have had to close. Perfomances have been cancelled. Theaters and performers have unexpectedly plunged into an existential crisis.
Spanish hospitals are struggling to cope with a lack of personal protective equipment, like face masks. More and more private initiatives are springing up to provide doctors and nurses with homemade gloves and surgical masks.
Although it was hit hard by the coronavirus, South Korea managed to rein it in quickly without a shutdown. No one knows for sure how it was done, but making use of internet technology to track cases and travel information seems to have helped.
Taiwan will donate 10 million masks to countries hit the hardest by the coronavirus pandemic, after finding ways to successfully manage a looming shortage of face masks for its medical staff and ordinary citizens alike. So how did the country do i...
Scientists around the world are searching for a vaccine that can help in the fight against COVID-19. They are also looking at pathogens that caused past epidemics - like the Ebola virus which was first identified in 1976.
COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in the US and Europe, while Taiwan has been able to contain the virus quickly. Since the SARS epidemic in 2003, the country has been preparing for the outbreak of a new virus. The immense effort and stringent measures...
The picturesque northern Bavarian town of Bamberg is a popular tourist destination. But visitors have stayed away since the coronavirus pandemic began. Traditional hotels and restaurants are now struggling to survive and hoping for government aid.
In Spain, nursing homes have been overwhelmed by coronavirus infections and deaths. Banned from visiting, relatives are fearful for their loved ones. DW correspondent Jan-Philipp Scholz has this report from Seville.
In Kenya, people have to get used to some stringent restrictions on daily life due to the coronavirus outbreak. The government has brought in an evening curfew, but there's been criticism of the way the police have been enforcing it.
TUI, the world's biggest tour operator, has secured EUR1.8 billion ($2. billion) in government aid as its business is ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic.
Government economists in Germany say the coronavirus will lead to an 'inevitable' recession. Lawmakers passed a EUR750-billion relief package to ease the pain. Small-business owners are applying for help, but getting through isn't always easy.
If you're finding that there is more month than money, then finding ways to save will be quite high on your list of priorities. We've put together a list of practical tips on how to eat well on a budget that are easy to implement and effective.
Here are some tips from Anthony Laban from the Anthony Laban Barbershop for shaving during lockdown.
Take a look at these tips from Anthony Laban, from the Anthony Laban Barbershop, for cutting your hair while in lockdown.
American adults aren't getting enough sleep due to their busy lifestyles, and there's no sign of them slowing down anytime soon.
It's time we set a few things straight – for your benefit, of course – which is why we decided to debunk some popular skincare myths…
These are the best red carpet looks of the century so far. For this list, we’ll be looking at our favorite outfits that women have worn for major red carpet events from 2000 to today.
Portrait painter Francesca Currie has been sharing ways in which people can connect and create with are in isolation. Through videos on YouTube, she has been teaching her followers to draw, paint and make clay to create art at home. Ms Currie shar...
Try not to cringe while watching these red carpet FAILS! For this list, we’re taking a look at the most awkward, the most cringeworthy, the most uncomfortable red-carpet moments of all time.
The coronavirus shutdown could give you the opportunity to take up a hobby you've never considered trying before. Here are 10 top pastimes to get stuck into.
Messums art gallery near Tidbury in Wiltshire has found an innovative way to maintain access to its art at a time when restrictions due to coronavirus have temporarily forced it to physically close its doors. Messums Wiltshire has used drones to...
As Britain goes into lockdown it will be important for people to stay fit. While self-isolation can make it slightly trickier to maintain a fitness plan, there are still some simple ways to stay in shape.
A look at batch cooking and freezing food to keep your family going while in self-isolation. Everyday items such as milk and cheese can be frozen to prolong their life, but larger batch-cooked meals can easily be created using fresh ingredients a...
Ben and Isaac Rickett in Cheshire follow PE With Joe, a fitness workout by Joe Wicks that is aimed at children who are being homeschooled due to Covid-19. Wicks' attempt to keep the nation's children fit during the coronavirus crisis got off to a...
Escape humanity in the untouched nature that surrounds Wolwehoek's single glamping unit, near Montagu in South Africa.
A global threat calls for a global response. Scientists around the world are hard at work on a vaccine against coronavirus, and in Berlin, physicists are investigating how to reduce the spread of the respiratory disease.
Take a sneak peek at this wine harvest at Constantia Glen - with award-winning winemaker Justin van Wyk.
Twenty single hopefuls, aged 18-42, have agreed to a unique experiment, handing over total access to their personal lives over 12 months.
After being frustrated in his attempt to run the Madrid Marathon during the Covid-19 pandemic, Rob Farrow decided to take matters into his own hands and set up Plan B - a virtual running competition. Events range from 1km kids' races, to full mar...
The 'world's first' Duplo Dino Coaster is launching at Legoland Windsor Resort. It is part of a makeover of the Duplo Valley land. Inspired by a Duplo dinosaur, the ride is aimed at two to five-year-olds.
The beauty world is teeming with new techniques and technology and it's almost impossible to keep up. From baking to non-touring, here are 12 beauty terms every beauty enthusiast needs to know.
Recognizing that the Amazon is the lungs of the Earth, World Nomad Andi Brenner visits the local people of Mocagua, Colombia, who have given up hunting to protect the forest and its inhabitants. Swapping weapons for cameras, pencils, paper and GPS...