Interesting Facts about Germany

  • Germany is the 2nd most populous country in European Union after Russia.
  • It is the largest economy in Europe. It is considered a major political and economic powerhouse in the world.
  • The German education system is different in many ways from the ones in other countries. It produces high-performing students.
  • German’s capital Berlin is 9 times bigger than Paris.
  • The Pioneer of Theory of Relativity and The greatest scientist of all time Albert Einstein was a German.
  • It is the land of many inventions and discoveries .Some of them are X-RAY, Aspirin, and Planks constant.
  • The German have always been known for their pioneering work in the field of science and technology. Their inventions redefined the course of modern civilization. Some of renowned German scientists are Robert Koch, Planck, Kepler, and Heisenberg.
  • The earliest magazine was launched in Germany in 1663
  • The Gutenberg Bible, the world’s first printed book in the world is from Germany.
  • World’s tallest cathedral Ulm Minister is in Germany.
  • Karl Marx, One of the most influential social thinkers of 19TH Century and the author of Communist Manifest and Das Capital was born in Germany.
  • Germany initiated steps to phase out the use of nuclear power by the end of 2022
  • Germany is leading the way in a global transition to renewable energy.
  • It is quite interesting to know that Christmas tree was originated in Germany.
  • Germany is the top performer in recycling of waste.
  • Reutlingen, the landmark of the world’s narrowest street is in Germany. It is just 31 centimetres wide.
  • Germany was the first country in the world to adopt Daylight Saving Time.
  • We always cherish the taste of Fanta .But there is a surprising story behind it. It was originated in Germany during World War 2.

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