Locarno Film Festival names director Polanski guest of honour
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Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Lebanon Daily News
Was there a traitor in Lebanon in 1776?
The house of Nicholas Haussegger on the corner of Cumberland and Market streets, Lebanon, Pa.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Largest funding piece for Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier gets approval
This photo illustration shows the suicide prevention option approved by Golden Gate Bridge District board.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Saint Bernard was once a hospice dog but is now a giant companion
The gentle and quiet Saint Bernard may not have had an official name until 1880 but it is now one of the most popular giant dog breeds.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Global conference in Nevada focuses on mountains
The four-day gathering, which ended this weekend after being hosted by the University of Nevada, Reno, also drew sociologists, political scientists, economists and anthropologists.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
New Game: Dark Parables: Rise of the Snow Queen
Dark Parables: Rise of the Snow Queen is the third game in the Dark Parables series..
Buenos Aires Herald
Working harder to get better?
Six days after the End of the World we are back to the usual disorder and seemingly quite unchanged.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Near the village of Kandersteg in the Bernese, begins one of the most beautiful hikes I've done in Switzerland, and could say that in all my life.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
New Exoplanet Mission Takes Another Step Towards Launch
Space missions generally fall into three different categories: small, medium, and large.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Hotel Silberhorn Wengen is located in the centre of car-free Wengen, next to the Wengen Train Station.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
One dead as landslides block Swiss roads, railways
An 82-year-old woman was found dead in a Swiss stream on Sunday, police said, as heavy rain and landslides halted train and road traffic near the capital Bern.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The News Tribune
Sound the alphorn: the Swiss yodeling festival is back
A person who plays the traditional long-horn wind instrument consisting of a very long tube of wood or bark with a cornet-like mouthpiece.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Bear cub gets shaken down from tree by her mother
The moment a stranded bear cub was shaken down from a treetop by its mother has been caught on camera.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Tourist Arrives in Iceland on Tractor
Reiner Huttasch, an opera lighting technician from Bern, Switzerland, recently arrived in SeyA isfjA rA ur, East Iceland, on the ferry with a 54-year-old Swiss-made Buhler tractor .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Perioperative use of crystalloids in patients undergoing open radical ...
The optimal crystalloid solution to use perioperatively in patients undergoing open radical cystectomy remains unclear.
Booby-trapped Russian Cold War weapons caches are likely still hidden ...
This undated image made available by the Churchill Archive Centre shows the Mitrokhin Archive stacked on a shelf at the Churchill Archive Centre in Cambridge England.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Swiss try to yodel up a groovier...
More than 200 songwriters have entered a contest to change Switzerland's national anthem, organisers who want to bin the less than rousing current version said on Monday.
PDZ Domain-Binding Motif Regulates Cardiomyocyte Compartment-Specific ...
From the Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland ; Department of Anatomy, Embryology and Physiology and Department of Clinical and Experimental Cardiology , Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; ICIN-Netherlands Heart Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands ; Center for Human and ... (more)
the street with the flags
The Old City of Bern is the medieval city center of Bern, Switzerland. Built on a narrow hill surrounded on three sides by the Aare River, its compact layout has remained essentially unchanged since its construction during the 12th to the 15th century.