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Pizza - The Most Successful Fast Food


Naples, home of the real pizza and the best pizzaioli / The Japanese are coming, with award-winning pizzaioli / National colours for the Queen: invention of the Pizza Margherita / How the pizza came across the Great Pond. On a pizza tour in New York / Pizza is number one everywhere.




How to Understand Horses


What sex and love mean for horses: research on the mating behaviour of mares and stallions / Athletes and money machines: racehorses at Newmarket / The ethology of wild horses has revolutionised horse-keeping / Many horse ailments are caused by inappropriate keeping.




Sardinia - Island of Centenarians


In Sardinia there are an above-average number of people who are over a hundred years old and still remain healthy. What is the secret of a long life? A team of researchers explores the possible reasons.




Smart Donkeys


Very rare and highly endangered: the Somali wild ass / A refuge for old donkeys in Cyprus / donkey stallions and mini mules / Donkey therapy for prisoners / Eight hundred donkeys for milk and cosmetics / Donkeys for riding and driving.



Italian Pasta


Tortellini, tagliatelle and ravioli: fresh homemade pasta / The true pesto from Liguria / Pasta as a luxury item / The pasta of Brooklyn's emigrants / Classic pasta in a 3-star restaurant / Futuristic pasta sculptures.




A Culinary Journey Through Sicily


Greeks, Arabs, Normans and Spaniards: Sicilian cuisine is a mixture of many cultures / Street food in Palermo: rice balls and raw sea urchins / Spanish empanadas and Arabian couscous / The «flying chef» at the fish market in Catania / Young chefs interpret traditional cuisine.




Sex work - Criminalise or Legalise


The ban on buying sex in Sweden and its consequences for prostitutes / Self-confident and independent: Undine, Katharina and Hannah, sex workers in Hamburg / More and more pressure: the Swedish model is set to gain a foothold in Europe / Sex workers fight back against feminists.

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