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Two young men from Geneva helped migrants cross the border between Italy and France. After 11 days in jail and 4 weeks of house arrest they were ...

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Future planning What MBA students want

Giulia Gatti and Hagen Rockmann, students in the MBA programme at the University of St Gallen, talk about honing their business skills and their ...

nouvo Sustainable prostheses

From a bachelor degree project to a start up: two students from the Zurich University of the Arts got the idea of turning rubbish from a dump into ...

Photography Switzerland after sundown

By day, photographer Dominic Büttner works with light to capture the best shots for his clients. By night, however, he seeks out darker corners.

nouvo An untaxed pollutant

In comparison to cars, planes fill up their tank without having to pay any tax on their fuel. This was decided at the end of WWII and despite the ...

nouvo Big brother, farm style

A project run by the federal Government and the University of Bern is trying to find out the best farming conditions for hens and rabbits. They’ve ...

singing course Yodelling for beginners

swissinfo.ch visits a beginners yodelling course to find out how it's done.

yodelling The "Kehlkopfschlag"

Ursula Gernet demonstrates the "Kehlkopfschlag" yodel technique. 

yodelling The "Sing" yodel

Ursula Gernet demonstrates the "Sing" yodel technique. 

Yodelling major Elevating ancient singing form to degree level

At the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, you can now major in yodelling as part of a bachelor degree in folk music. 

NOUVO Coding education in primary schools

Canton Vaud is launching a pilot project in primary schools. Kids learn how a computer and its processes work, by playing games - and without ...

nouvo Young and extremists

According to a study on the extent of extremist attitudes of youth in Switzerland, 6% of youngsters under 18 can be classified as right-wing ...

Photography 'We recreate borders in people's minds'

Photographer Alberto Campi takes us on the migrant trail.