They are among the most innovative people in Germany – and have only just started: the young people who win Germany’s most well-known young talent competition “Jugend forscht”. And that’s who they are – and their projects.

One would like to see this wonderful attack again: perfect pass, hard finish, point for United Volleys Frankfurt. Elian Terelle, 18, is standing in the foyer of the music and congress hall in Lübeck at the national competition of “Jugend forscht”. A Bundesliga game between the Frankfurt volleyball team and Giesen is running on many of the screens that Elian has set up.