While the AfD performed poorly in Germany’s federal election in September overall, it came first in eastern states.
Effects of climate change are slowing a key ocean circulation system with immense consequences for Earth’s climate.
Teenagers and young adults are now some of the most prominent figures in the global push to tackle climate change.
Scholz has become chancellor, ending Germany’s 16-year Merkel era.
Germany’s Social Democrats have edged out Merkel’s conservatives, but coalition talks will take months.
Tens of millions of Germans to cast ballots in what is seen as the first real contest in many years.
Germany’s vote on Sunday marks the end of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s 16 years in office.
Hundreds flock to Görlitz town square to hear party leaders rail against the political elite, migrants and vaccines.
Environmental campaigners say authorities are not moving fast enough to cut carbon emissions and curb climate change.
Since 2015, China has been Germany’s largest trading partner, but close economic ties are under increasing scrutiny.