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Swissinfo
Reframing the Swiss immigration debatevs ‘anti’. “In Western Europe, most citizens prefer less immigration,” says Phi
Swissinfo / Posted 20 hours ago
vs ‘anti’. “In Western Europe, most citizens prefer less immigration,” says Philipp Lutz, PhD candidate at the University of Bern and editor of the book Neuland (NZZ libro, in German). These days, this statement might come as less of a surprise... Read more
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CTV News
Tobacco firm says new product will reduce smoking rate but critics are skepticalof them in much higher concentrations than conventional cigarettes, principal i
CTV News / Posted yesterday
of them in much higher concentrations than conventional cigarettes, principal investigator Dr. Reto Auer of the University of Bern reported at the time. Franzon said PMI has sent a letter to JAMA criticizing the methodology used by the researchers... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish women unite 350 migrants in song in Bernhad the idea to invite people from as many different nations and religions as p
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
had the idea to invite people from as many different nations and religions as possible, to come together in the centre of Bern in song. Over several cups of tea, we worked on a plan to make that happen. Our vision was to gather 200 people to... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish women in Bern unite migrants in song to promote acceptancehad the idea to invite people from as many different nations and religions as p
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
had the idea to invite people from as many different nations and religions as possible, to come together in the centre of Bern in song. Over several cups of tea, we worked on a plan to make that happen. Our vision was to gather 200 people to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Big tobacco's new cigarette is sleek, smokeless — but is it actually healthier?three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personall
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personally addressed to the heads of the University of Bern, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, accusing their employees of bad methodology. Such a letter... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Big tobacco's new cigarette is sleek, smokeless — but is it actually healthier?three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personall
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personally addressed to the heads of the University of Bern, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, accusing their employees of bad methodology. Such a letter... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Big tobacco's new cigarette is sleek, smokeless — but is it actually healthier?three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personall
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personally addressed to the heads of the University of Bern, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, accusing their employees of bad methodology. Such a letter... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Big Tobacco's new cigarette is sleek, smokeless -- but is it really healthier?three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personall
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
three received an alarming letter from Philip Morris. The letter was personally addressed to the heads of the University of Bern, Lausanne University Hospital and University of Lausanne, accusing their employees of bad methodology. Such a letter... Read more
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Swissinfo
A week for the Swiss Abroadfighting back with a new strategy. Wednesday “Newland: Swiss Migration Policy i
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
fighting back with a new strategy. Wednesday “Newland: Swiss Migration Policy in the 21st Century” is a book by University of Bern researcher Philipp Lutz that aims to dispel the notion that migration can be understood as an inherently good or a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Jazz singer gives Swiss reason to smileplanning that hygienists know how to do. Professor Niklaus Lang, who headed the
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
planning that hygienists know how to do. Professor Niklaus Lang, who headed the periodontology department at the University of Bern from 1984 to 2008, had earned a Master’s degree in Periodontology from the University of Michigan. He was... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Firefighters sue over siren noiseto Plaintiffs.” The plaintiffs were required to ride on fire apparatuses, whic
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 7 days ago
to Plaintiffs.” The plaintiffs were required to ride on fire apparatuses, which had Federal Signal sirens. Joe Cappelli, of Bern Cappelli LLP, the law firm that filed this suit, said the sirens have an improper design, which allows for noise to... Read more
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Swissinfo
How a Polish envoy to Bern saved hundreds of Jewsstill prove useful should there ever be a need to trade them for German citizen
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
still prove useful should there ever be a need to trade them for German citizens held captive abroad. In the Swiss capital of Bern, which knows of the war mainly from newspaper reports, a network emerged of Polish embassy staff and leaders of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Cargo bikes: cheaper, faster, greenerthe result of advances with e-bike technology – in Switzerland, riders need hel
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
the result of advances with e-bike technology – in Switzerland, riders need help with the many steep hills. On the streets of Bern, cargo bikes are still the exception, but more and more people are using them. Sohan Lal, a former rickshaw... Read more
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DW
Earth on track toward 2 degree global warming, researchers say |even after global carbon dioxide emissions go down, explained Thomas Frölicher,
DW / Posted 9 days ago
even after global carbon dioxide emissions go down, explained Thomas Frölicher, a climate scientist at the University of Bern in Switzerland. "Some warming is still in the pipeline of past emissions." One reason for this is that the oceans... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Jürgen won't let Hoffenheim tie distract Reds' Watford workyoung manager,” he said. “We know what we are facing there. Maybe everyone was
Liverpool FC / Posted 9 days ago
young manager,” he said. “We know what we are facing there. Maybe everyone was in front of the TV and thought ‘Young Boys of Bern please’ but then we got Hoffenheim. “For me, I thought ‘OK, Germany again’ so it happened. They are strong, yes, but... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jurgen Klopp won't be resting players against Watford with Hoffenheim in mindfantastic young manager. “We know what we are facing there. Maybe everyone was
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
fantastic young manager. “We know what we are facing there. Maybe everyone was in front of the TV and thought ‘Young Boys of Bern please’ but then we got Hoffenheim. “For me, I thought ‘Okay, Germany again’ so it happened. They are strong yes but... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Study finds insects skip job, go to lightsame time." Eva Knop, lead author of the publication, studies the effect of ur
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
same time." Eva Knop, lead author of the publication, studies the effect of urbanization on ecosystems at the University of Bern in Switzerland. She watched moths flapping around a streetlight and wondered if the distraction might intrude on... Read more
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Swissinfo
Dying men generate higher health costsfrom the study, which was led by Radoslaw Panczak of the Institute of Social an
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
from the study, which was led by Radoslaw Panczak of the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine at the University of Bern. In concrete terms, dying in French- and Italian-speaking Switzerland costs about 20% more than in German-speaking... Read more
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Daily Mail
Street lights are bad news for plantsof fruits per plants was around 13 per cent lower in the field with the artific
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
of fruits per plants was around 13 per cent lower in the field with the artificial lights. Researchers from the University of Bern looked at the negative impact of artificial light at night on nocturnal pollinators. Dr Eva Knop, who led the study,... Read more
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Swissinfo
German corpse discovered in Swiss glaciersaid. The following day the remains were flown by helicopter to the Institute
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
said. The following day the remains were flown by helicopter to the Institute of Medical Education at the University of Bern, where the victim was formally identified as a German citizen, born in 1943, who went missing on August 11,... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Drivers Face Near Whiteout Conditions as Hailstorm Slams Winterthur. Credit – Instagram/pubers25 via Storyfultens of feet while debris from trees rained down on cars. Swiss newspaper Blick
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 14 days ago
tens of feet while debris from trees rained down on cars. Swiss newspaper Blick reported that a severe storm swept through the cantons of Bern and Zurich towards northeast Switzerland late on Tuesday afternoon. Credit: Instagram/pubers25 via Stor... Read more
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International Business Times
Around 50 cows burn to death in twin fires across Switzerland broke out at separate farms in Switzerland. Emergency services were called to
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
broke out at separate farms in Switzerland. Emergency services were called to the first blaze at a farm in Payerne, west of Bern, in the early hours of Saturday morning (26 July). Around a dozen cows were killed including several calves, but... Read more
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Daily Mail
A 3,500-old lunch box was found in the Swiss Alpsof York, found the wooden box in an ice patch in the Lötschenpass, 8,700 feet (
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
of York, found the wooden box in an ice patch in the Lötschenpass, 8,700 feet (2,650m) above sea level, in the canton of Bern. Analysing the container, they were expecting to find a milk residue left behind, perhaps from a porridge-type meal... Read more
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International Business Times
Amazingly well preserved 3,500-year-old lunch box discovered in Swiss Alps came from. The box was trapped in a glacier, and had remained frozen for 3,500
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
came from. The box was trapped in a glacier, and had remained frozen for 3,500 years.Archaeological Service of the Canton of Bern "What we're doing here is extracting biomolecules from residue and identified a marker for cereals. We'd like to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kayaker rescued from Tulpehocken CreekCreek. Authorities said a woman was kayaking, when she went into the water. Sh
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
Creek. Authorities said a woman was kayaking, when she went into the water. She was found a short time later hanging onto a tree in water up to her neck. She was wearing a life jacket. A pair of Bern Township police officers were able to rescue h... Read more
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TSN
Habs sign D Streit to onehis first three NHL seasons in Montreal before joining the New York Islanders a
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
his first three NHL seasons in Montreal before joining the New York Islanders as a free agent. The 39-year-old native of Bern, Switzerland, split last season between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, amassing 27 points (six goals, 21 assists),... Read more
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Swissinfo
Stories making the Sunday papersas inflationary as sustainability," said Norbert Thom, an emeritus professor of
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
as inflationary as sustainability," said Norbert Thom, an emeritus professor of organizational theory at the University of Bern. Storm damage Severe thunderstorms crossed central Switzerland over the weekend, causing heavy rain and hail... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hidden meanings in famous logosLurking in the peak is a reverse silhouette of a bear. It harks back the choco
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Lurking in the peak is a reverse silhouette of a bear. It harks back the chocolate bar’s founding in the Swiss city of Bern, the symbol of which is a bear.media_cameraA French icon hiding in the logo. Galleries Lafayette While we’re in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hidden meanings in famous logosLurking in the peak is a reverse silhouette of a bear. It harks back the choco
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
Lurking in the peak is a reverse silhouette of a bear. It harks back the chocolate bar’s founding in the Swiss city of Bern, the symbol of which is a bear.media_cameraA French icon hiding in the logo. Galleries Lafayette While we’re in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hidden meanings in famous logosLurking in the peak is a reverse silhouette of a bear. It harks back the choco
Herald Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Lurking in the peak is a reverse silhouette of a bear. It harks back the chocolate bar’s founding in the Swiss city of Bern, the symbol of which is a bear.media_cameraA French icon hiding in the logo. Galleries Lafayette While we’re in... Read more
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FOX News
Bodies of couple believed found in glacier 75 years after their disappearanceaged 40 and 37 respectively, were last seen on August 15, 1942 near the village
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
aged 40 and 37 respectively, were last seen on August 15, 1942 near the village of Chandolin, around 125 miles south of Bern. Police in Valais canton said that the bodies of a man and a woman dating from around the time of World War II was... Read more
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EuroNews
Frozen bodies of couple missing since 1942 found in Swiss AlpsAlps. Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin had gone to milk their cows in a meadow a
EuroNews / Posted 29 days ago
Alps. Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin had gone to milk their cows in a meadow above Chandolin – around 120 kilometres south of Bern – on August 15, 1942. “We spent our whole lives looking for them, without stopping. We thought that we could give... Read more
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express
Lucid dreaming: Can you really transform your life while you sleep?you changed what was happening in the dream or interacted with the characters i
express / Posted 30 days ago
you changed what was happening in the dream or interacted with the characters in it.” Neuroscientists at the University of Bern in Switzerland believe that because the brain is in a less rational state than when we are awake, lucid dreaming is... Read more
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Swissinfo
Where there’s smoke, there’s political fireprojects to study the effects of controlled consumption of cannabis within asso
Swissinfo / Posted a month ago
projects to study the effects of controlled consumption of cannabis within associations known as “cannabis social clubs”. The city of Bern also announced the launch of a project to study the effects of the regulated sale of cannabis in phar... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Small plane clips house near Swiss capital, crashesBERLIN (AP) - A small plane has clipped a house and crashed near the airport th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
BERLIN (AP) - A small plane has clipped a house and crashed near the airport that serves Switzerland's capital of Bern. Police say the pilot was injured but no one in the building was hurt. Bern canton (state) police said the plane was headed... Read more
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Daily Herald
Small plane clips house near Swiss capital, crashesBERLIN -- A small plane has clipped a house and crashed near the airport that s
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
BERLIN -- A small plane has clipped a house and crashed near the airport that serves Switzerland's capital of Bern. Police say the pilot was injured but no one in the building was hurt. Bern canton (state) police said the plane was headed Saturday... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Small plane clips house near Swiss capital, crashesSwiss capital, crashes A small plane has clipped a house and crashed near the
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
Swiss capital, crashes A small plane has clipped a house and crashed near the airport that serves Switzerland's capital of Bern. Police say the pilot was injured but no one in the building was hurt. Bern canton (state) police said the plane was... Read more
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