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Future of transport EPFL pulls out of Hyperloop to focus on sustainability

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne has announced that it will no longer compete in the Elon Musk-organised transport competition.

This content was published on October 14, 2019 10:07 AM

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Standing ovation Nobel winner Mayor feted at home university

Nobel Prize winner Michel Mayor was the star attraction as he attended the Dies Academicus at his alma mater, Geneva University, on Friday.

This content was published on October 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Cosmology Swiss scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics

Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics together with Canadian-American James Peebles.

This content was published on October 8, 2019 12:11 PM

Studying Switzerland Meet the man who tracks Swiss spending habits

Why are the Swiss so fond of cross-border shopping? What has recently changed in their eating habits? A researcher from Germany knows the answers.

Switzerland and the Cold War How the Swiss viewed Communism in the Cold War years

In Switzerland, the Cold War was waged in the minds of the people. The country was overtaken by paranoia that the enemy dwelt within.

HI-tech pharma Novartis and Microsoft to develop drugs using AI

Novartis and Microsoft have signed a five-year partnership aimed at transforming the Basel-based pharma’s business using AI.

This content was published on October 1, 2019 7:15 PM

Redundancies Swiss accident insurer to cut 170 jobs

Between 2021 and 2027, the Swiss National Accident Insurance Fund (SUVA) plans to cut about 20% of its jobs in the claims management department.

This content was published on September 28, 2019 12:32 PM