The forecast does not bode well: The number of days on which heat can damage human health is likely to increase sharply in the coming years and decades. This slider helps to compare predicted developments in the periods 1971-2000, 2031-2060 and 2070-2099.
EU members have established a new political community with almost all other European countries as a response to Russia’s war on Ukraine. The aim of the association is to enable closer exchanges between EU countries and partners outside the EU. The interactive map shows the composition of the community, consisting of the 27 EU countries and 17 other non-EU countries.
The share of national gas imports from Russia is over 50% in some EU countries. This interactive map shows how this looks in the individual member states. In addition, the graphic provides an overview of the most important gas pipelines from Russia to Europe.
The origin of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic is in all likelihood to be found in the animal kingdom. This thesis, which has already been posited several times, is also supported by a team of experts that travelled to Wuhan, China, on behalf of the World Health Organization (WHO) in January and February. This graphic illustrates four examined transmission routes from animals to humans and evaluates their probability.