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Learn German with streaming
news and culture

Everything you need to get up to speed in German

Language learning through current events

Language learning through current events

A change of pace: The next level of language immersion

A rigorous educational course complete with dialogues, lessons & quizzes

Immersive original series designed especially for language learners

The News in Slow German Podcast


Two hosts discuss this week's top stories from Germany and around the world

Grammar Catalogue

A complete course with hundreds of dialogues, written lessons, and quizzes organized into units.

Expressions Catalogue

Explore hundreds of common and peculiar idiomatic expressions, with dialogues and etymological articles.

Alternatives Deutschland

Available in Intermediate and Advanced

Reflections on German history, and the personal story of a woman raising a multiracial family in modern Germany.

"Weekly news broadcasts in realistic language"

"Virtual language immersion site"

"Great for increasing your vocabulary on current topics"

"Helps you learn a language through current events"

"The enunciation is perfect allowing the listener to hear every word distinctly"

"Spoken slowly and clearly, so it’s easier for non-native speakers to understand"

"The perfect resource for beginner and intermediate learners"


Immersive German podcasts created by an international team of journalists and linguists.


News in Slow German features native speakers discussing current events and culture. News stories you care about at a pace you can understand.

Always on

Listen, read, and start thinking in German anywhere you go – at home, in the classroom, and on any of your devices.


Develop your comprehension as you listen to the news. Go further with interactive transcripts, lessons, pronunciation, and quizzes.