The scientific and medical knowledge used to develop and distribute the vaccines is not, thankfully, trapped within national borders.
"The true number of infected people worldwide may already have reached several tens of millions," two University of Gottingen researchers say.
Good news from a population screening study
Germany's crude case fatality rate is currently less than 1 percent, compared to 1.8 percent in the U.S., 6.4 percent in the U.K., and 11.4 percent in Italy.
As Opioid Prescriptions Surged in Germany, Opioid Addiction Held Steady, While Opioid-Related Deaths Fell
The data reinforce the point that there is no straightforward relationship between pain pill consumption and overdoses.
Trump could destroy American jobs and America's relationship with Germany at the same time.
But many of the Alternative for Deutschland's leaders have questionable track records when it comes to anti-Semitism.
Apparently, German airports aren't much better than American ones when it comes to identifying risks.
Merkel believes "it must once again become normal for Russian and American presidents to meet."
Rigid work restrictions forced hundreds of thousands of people to sit in camps, in limbo, living on taxpayer money. Nothing good can come from that.
Sports, and sport broadcasting, can never be apolitical when nations are going head-to-head on the field of play.
As people worry about the net neutrality vote, public officials threaten our rights to free speech.
A tale of two parliaments
Germany's chancellor has a lot of negotiating ahead of her.
This is about punishing people the government says are disruptive, not fighting bigotry.
Germany violently enforces the law by busting into dozens of households to prevent a "climate of fear".
Both Trump and his mainstream critics are wrong about NATO.
Donald Trump blunders his way into a healthy trans-Atlantic development.
Facebook may be forced to evaluate whether content complies with laws; huge costs if they get it wrong.
White House denies the report but Trump's position that Germany "owes" the U.S. and the proposed massive increase in military spending don't bode well either.
Turkey President Erdogan: 'Nazism is Alive in the West' Because Netherlands, Germany Not Allowing Pro-Erdogan Rallies
Protesters clash with police in the Netherlands as Geert Wilders takes advantage ahead of Dutch elections this week.
Reports of mass New Year's Eve sexual-assaults by refugees in Frankfurt, Germany, are "completely baseless."
At least 50 injured