Why coders are battling to be the… worst

Warren Fyfe

Why have computer programmers on Reddit been battling it out to make volume control as bad as possible? Video journalist: Alex Dackevych You can find BBC Trending on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @BBCtrending. All our stories are at bbc.com/trending. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40447390

The beef farmer rescuing his cows from the slaughterhouse

Warren Fyfe

When his father died in 2011, Jay Wilde took responsibility of running the family farm. For years he has been concerned about the welfare of his cows and the environmental impact of beef farming. Today he’s doing something about it. Filmed and edited by Elise Wicker Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40448684

Rocking the Stasi

Warren Fyfe

Image copyright Alamy Image caption Die Toten Hosen in 1989 When music captures the spirit of freedom it can cross any border. In 1961, Communist East Germany built a wall across Berlin, and tried to seal itself off from the West. But new research shows how concrete, barbed wire and a huge effort by the [...]