Nouvo Underground antennae


Telecommunications provider, Swisscom, is planning to install new antennae underground in cities around Switzerland. They should help improve ...

Nouvo Young farmers struggle to find land


In Switzerland, almost one in four young people studying farming don't have their own farms or land where they can put their skills into practice, ...

Lie detector Fake news spotting tool gets better

An EU-funded project to develop a tool to spot false information online has made “a lot of progress”, but the technology still has a way to go.

Nouvo The devil's avocado


Avocados are great for our health but not so good for our conscience. From deforestation in Mexico to using up water resources in Chile, the fruit ...

Hats and canes Chaplin museum celebrates first birthday with world record

Some of the 662 “Tramps” who took part in the world’s largest gathering of people dressed as Charlie Chaplin’s most famous character. They met at ...

Golden eagle The raptor with the unjustified bad rap

This is the only large Swiss predator that survived the days when the bearded vulture, the lynx, the wolf and the brown bear were exterminated.

Cool, calm and collected Federer: ‘When I met Mirka I had no titles, now I have 91’

On court, Roger Federer makes everything look easy; off court, the Swiss tennis legend is equally impressive and well-organised.

Nouvo Switzerland: a local currency champion

Switzerland uses the Swiss Franc but the country also has various local currencies. Some of them are even going digital. Have you ever used a ...