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The artist and co-curator of HKW's exhibition on Russian Cosmism explains what's so inspiring about the spaced-out movement, and what the difference is between the Cosmists' universal quest for immortality and Silicon Valley-style trans-humanism. more

Aug 31, 2017 2:30 PM Interviews & Portraits

Ready for some teenage kicks? Our March issue's all about the real, live young Berliners coming of age in the land of eternal adolescence. Meet them and get the lowdown on your month in film, art, music, stage and food on newsstands now! more

Mar 1, 2016 1:00 PM Features

OUT NOW! With stunning visuals set at the small scale I WANT TO SEE THE MANAGER observes the quintessential social, environmental and economic issues of our globalised world. more

Sep 3, 2015 10:00 AM Film

Our April issue is all about families in Berlin – in all their constellations. Read our bit here on "indie mums", the new breed of single mothers who are anything but lonely. For more, buy a copy of our April issues available on newsstands or online. more

Mar 27, 2014 1:30 PM , Zeitgeist

We weren't all incinerated in a firestorm of Mayan smugness on Dec 21, but Exberliner investigated nine other apocalyptic scenarios, just in case. more

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A decade of Exberliner continues online with a series of our 10 best features throughout the years – from critical to hysterical to heart-breaking. Day eight revisits the myth of cheap Berlin housing. more

Oct 25, 2010 11:30 AM , , , , Interviews & Portraits 5 Comments

Following Jamba’s breakthrough five years ago, high-tech businesses have been thriving on Berlin’s abundant creative talent and low living costs. more

Apr 9, 2010 12:00 AM Zeitgeist

At the European premiere of the doomsday blockbuster 2012 - held in Berlin on the 20th anniversary of the Mauerfall - its star John Cusack was questioned by a fawning fan: “What do you think about the future, John?” more

Apr 1, 2010 10:00 AM Interviews & Portraits

“Birth rates at an all-time low!” “The Germans are dying out!” The headlines couldn’t be more alarming, but the statistics behind them lead to more complex conclusions. We picked apart Germany’s demographic anxieties. more

Mar 27, 2010 5:59 PM , Interviews & Portraits

The Mayan calender prophecy is the latest in a long line of cosmic events that were said to spell the end. Here are some of the most anticipated apocalypses in history - all of which, needless to say, fizzled. more

Jan 1, 2010 2:09 PM Interviews & Portraits

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Photo by Sebastian Lang

After two months of intense protests, students at universities in Berlin and across the country are determined to continue the fight until their demands are met. At stake? The future of German higher education. We met the rebels. more

Jan 1, 2010 1:57 PM Interviews & Portraits

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Photo by Alice Harrison

Some Berlin pensioners are recycling their past to inspire a new generation. more

Jan 1, 2010 1:52 PM Interviews & Portraits

Green Party politician Michael Schäfer wants to see Berlin reduce its carbon emissions by over 40 percent (compared to 1990 levels) in the next 10 years. Young and charismatic, Schäfer came to politics after working as an ad writer; he has been a member of the Berlin Parliament since 2006. more

Jan 1, 2010 1:10 PM Interviews & Portraits

It’s August 2050. The Spree has run dry as temperatures edge up to 40C. The nights are tropical; the days, scorching. Your elderly neighbour was found dead: her air conditioning broke down weeks ago... more

Jan 1, 2010 12:50 PM Zeitgeist

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Photo by Sam Williams

If the world is a stage, then all the actors were in Copenhagen last month to play out a pre-scripted apocalyptic drama. Our reporter paid an unofficial visit to the front lines of the UN climate change conference. more

Jan 1, 2010 12:39 PM Zeitgeist

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