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Swissinfo
Swiss pressure on Koran distributing group growsFollowing in Zurich’s footsteps, the Swiss canton of Bern has instructed munici
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
Following in Zurich’s footsteps, the Swiss canton of Bern has instructed municipalities to ban the Koran distributing campaign called Lies! from operating in their area. Officials fear their actions could promote radicalisation. On Thursday, Bern... Read more
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DW
Espionage case begins for Swiss bank spy accused of targeting tax fraud investigators in Frankfurt Germany |A Swiss man accused of spying on German tax authorities on behalf of Bern faced
DW / Posted 2 days ago
A Swiss man accused of spying on German tax authorities on behalf of Bern faced court in the German financial capital Frankfurt on Wednesday. The 54-year-old has been charged with espionage for allegedly working to unmask the source of a trove of... Read more
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asianage
4,000-old weapons, lunch box discovered in Switzerlandbeneath a large rock near the top of the pass around 4,000 years ago, said Regu
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
beneath a large rock near the top of the pass around 4,000 years ago, said Regula Gubler, an archaeologist for the Canton of Bern government. The site was discovered in 2011. Archaeologists from the Canton of Bern Archaeological Service surveyed... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Scientists discover 4,000-old weapons in Switzerlandbeneath a large rock near the top of the pass around 4,000 years ago, said Regu
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
beneath a large rock near the top of the pass around 4,000 years ago, said Regula Gubler, an archaeologist for the Canton of Bern government. The site was discovered in 2011. Archaeologists from the Canton of Bern Archaeological Service surveyed... Read more
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DW
Military history provides traditional dilemma for German army |Bundeswehr has a very specific, unique experience never before seen in German h
DW / Posted 7 days ago
Bundeswehr has a very specific, unique experience never before seen in German history," Stig Förster of the University of Bern emphasized. Debate soon pivoted to whether the focus on role models ignored a lack of historical knowledge among... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Asteroid Zooms by Earth. Credit – Astronomical Institute of the University of Bern via Storyfulthe Moon and inside the orbit of some satellites. The closest passage was at 1:
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
the Moon and inside the orbit of some satellites. The closest passage was at 1:41am ET Thursday morning. This footage was captured from a Swiss telescope on the asteroid’s approach. Credit: Astronomical Institute of the University of Bern via Story... Read more
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Daily Mail
How your BO can help you find a matchsafeguard to avoid in-breeding as those who are related to us tend to smell sim
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
safeguard to avoid in-breeding as those who are related to us tend to smell similar. Researchers from the University of Bern asked 42 women to collect body odour from their armpits every night. The team recruited 94 men to smell the pad and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Treasure trove of Bronze Age artefacts found in Switzerlandexposed the artefacts, allowing researchers to study them in detail. Experts f
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
exposed the artefacts, allowing researchers to study them in detail. Experts from the Archaeological Service of the Canton of Bern, who analysed the finds, say they belonged to Bronze Age mountain dwellers. They were likely hunters or animal... Read more
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Breitbart
Head of Islamic State Terror Cell Was Approached By Swiss Government to Work With MigrantsMr Kunz, the office rejected the offer from the terrorist though others have cl
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
Mr Kunz, the office rejected the offer from the terrorist though others have claimed that an agency from the Swiss capital of Bern had told them not to allow the terrorist near asylum seekers. The Islamic State Of Iraq And… Switzerland? Jihadist... Read more
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Swissinfo
Prehistoric rhino on display in Bernto last until 2025. The Bern-Solothurn transport authorities are letting palaeo
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
to last until 2025. The Bern-Solothurn transport authorities are letting palaeontologists from the Natural History Museum of Bernexternal link to explore the excavation site for fossils – a welcome opportunity for science. During the entire... Read more
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Daily Mail
Swiss prosecutors to examine rape allegations against Roman Polanskias a model in Munich before travelling to his home in Gstaad, where he raped he
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
as a model in Munich before travelling to his home in Gstaad, where he raped her. 'The prosecutor's office in the Canton of Bern has confirmed ... it will handle (the file)', prosecution spokesman Christof Scheurer said in an email. Langer is... Read more
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express
Arthritis warning: Half of sufferers still risking health with THIS popular painkillersufferers are continuing to use paracetamol to ease discomfort in their joints,
express / Posted 15 days ago
sufferers are continuing to use paracetamol to ease discomfort in their joints, according to a new survey. The University of Bern showed that the drug does not help osteoarthritis. Arthritis warning: Many sufferers risking health by taking... Read more
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express
TSUNAMI WARNING: Could landlocked Switzerland be hit by massive killer wave?saw people and livestock killed when it set off a tsunami on Lake Geneva. Flav
express / Posted 15 days ago
saw people and livestock killed when it set off a tsunami on Lake Geneva. Flavio Anselmetti, a geologist at the University of Bern, told 20 Minuten it was important to “quantify this underestimated natural danger”. Thailand Boxing Day Tsunami 10... Read more
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Swissinfo
Most glaciers in central Swiss Alps will vanish by 2090During periods of drought, water supply may be difficult, it added. A 2014 stu
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
During periods of drought, water supply may be difficult, it added. A 2014 study led by scientists at the University of Bern found that Switzerland's annual mean air temperature has increased by 1.75 degrees Celsius over the past 150 years... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could Switzerland be hit by a TSUNAMI?which is hoping to analyse sediments at the bottom of Lake Lucerne over a perio
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
which is hoping to analyse sediments at the bottom of Lake Lucerne over a period of almost two years. The University of Bern, the Centre for Marine Environmental Sciences in Bremen, ETH Zurich and its Swiss seismology service and the... Read more
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International Business Times
Weird and wonderful microscope images reveal beautiful, hidden world Brainbow (labelling technique). 30x (objective lens magnification)Dr. Ryo Egawa
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
Brainbow (labelling technique). 30x (objective lens magnification)Dr. Ryo Egawa8th Place: Dr. Michael Perny, University of Bern, Institute for Infectious Diseases, Bern, Switzerland. Newborn rat cochlea with sensory hair cells (green) and spiral... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Nobel winner reacts with ‘great gratitude’in chemistry together with two other scientists from Britain and the US. He na
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
in chemistry together with two other scientists from Britain and the US. He named various researchers, from the University of Bern to Caltech in California, on whose “shoulders” his discoveries were based. Family was also important to him: he... Read more
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International Business Times
Treasure trove of 4,000-year-old Bronze Age artefacts found on Swiss mountain pass after snow melt arrowheads and what may be a leather bag, has been discovered by archaeologists
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
arrowheads and what may be a leather bag, has been discovered by archaeologists on a Swiss mountain pass in the canton of Bern. A hot summer in the region this year, in addition to a lack of snow last winter meant that the items were left... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss probe rape allegation against Roman Polanskiat the end of February 1972 in a chalet in Gstaad," they said. The case would
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
at the end of February 1972 in a chalet in Gstaad," they said. The case would be passed on to colleagues in the canton of Bern, where Polanski has a home in the up-scale ski resort of Gstaad. In Poland, Polanski's lawyer, Jan Olszewski, said... Read more
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Swissinfo
Crossing the Alps in the Neolithic ageplaced in the water as a sacrificial offering about 5,000 years ago. This week
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
placed in the water as a sacrificial offering about 5,000 years ago. This week, following research at the University of Bern, surprising results were announced: the shape and material of the blade (see photo) are practically identical to... Read more
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Herald Sun
13 ways to boost memorya part in memory formation. In the new study, researchers from McGill Universit
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
a part in memory formation. In the new study, researchers from McGill University in Canada and Switzerland’s University of Bern used optogenetics — a new area of science that uses light to control cells in living tissue — to ‘switch off’ neurons... Read more
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Daily Mail
Swiss zoos are accepting unwanted petpet inside the zoo where they release them inside an indoor rain forest. The D
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
pet inside the zoo where they release them inside an indoor rain forest. The Daehlhoelzli animal park in the Swiss capital of Bern also receives inquiries from visitors who want to get rid of their pets. Zookeeper Marc Rosset said: 'We speak of... Read more
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Swissinfo
The lightning election of Ignazio CassisEvery election of a Swiss cabinet minister actually begins in the bars of Bern
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
Every election of a Swiss cabinet minister actually begins in the bars of Bern – the night before. This is where surprise candidates are chosen in backroom deals. This year, however, the election of Iganzio Cassis was not only surprise-free but also... Read more
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BC Local News
Predators name defenceman Roman Josi as 8th captain all-timeof the leadership group when those two guys were captains." Josi, 27, replaces
BC Local News / Posted a month ago
of the leadership group when those two guys were captains." Josi, 27, replaces Fisher, who retired last month . The native of Bern becomes only the second player from Switzerland to be named a captain in the NHL. Mark Streit, named captain of the... Read more
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TSN
Josi named Predators captainas an associate captain, while Ryan Johansen, Mattias Ekholm and Filip Forsberg
TSN / Posted a month ago
as an associate captain, while Ryan Johansen, Mattias Ekholm and Filip Forsberg will serve as alternate captains. A native of Bern, Swizterland, Josi is heading into his seventh National Hockey League season. "I'm really excited," Josi said in a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Geneva-led team gets good look at tailed planetthem, the researchers said in their paper detailing the finding in the journal
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
them, the researchers said in their paper detailing the finding in the journal “Astronomy and Astrophysics”. In addition to the University of Geneva, the research team comprises scientists from the University of Bern as well as France and B... Read more

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