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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 ...

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Romansh in the digital age A Swiss dictionary made in China

The first 13 volumes of the Romansh dictionary, are now available online. A feat that was only possible by outsourcing it to China.  

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.

The 'Santons' come marching in A Swiss nativity scene with a French touch

Joseph, Mary, and the Christ Child are joined by common folk in a priceless nativity scene on show in northern Switzerland.

nouvo Food and drugs on the shelves

Migros has been doing business in the health care domain for over ten years already. While getting prescription drugs at the supermarket seems ...

Melting ice Glaciers in the Alps - before and after

Move the slider left and right to see how major glaciers in the Alps have dramatically changed over the past century.

nouvo Country 1, city 0

The Mobak study showed that children growing up in the country have better motor skills than their peers who grow up in the city. But ...

Seven wonders of Switzerland The capital of the Helvetians

What is today the town of Avenches, in canton Vaud, used to be a Roman metropolis. It was known as Aventicum.

nouvo Bye-bye old house

A 300-year-old house has just been torn down in the small village of Vals. The owner had just received the permit to build a new house on that spot.

nouvo A children's Braille book

The first Braille book printed in French-speaking Switzerland is finally on the shelves, after a long process of 3 years. The printing was a ...

Magic formula How are Swiss Federal Councillors elected?

The Federal Council has seven seats, but how does Switzerland do the maths to reach that figure?

nouvo Language class on wheels

Thanks to generous donations and several volunteer teachers, a classroom on wheels is now visiting 3-4 villages per day to offer German language ...

Nouvo Do people still know about AIDs?

Did you know that you can die of AIDs, but not of HIV? There are a lot of myths surrounding HIV: we've sorted fact from fiction for you, so you ...