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Bern-based initiative to investigate the full extent of spider diversity within 30 years

In a project as ambitious as it is unusual, 34 research partners have recently come together in an initiative...
26.01.2017

Delicate creature discovered in lost world

It was an expedition straight out of an adventure novel. A team of researchers led by the scientist Dr....
15.12.2016

Meteorite hunters and scientists discover one of Europe's most extensive meteorite strewn fields in the Swiss Jura

Scientists from the Naturhistorischen Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, the University of Bern and a group of...
19.09.2016

«Rock Fossils» Special Exhibition: The Secret Love Affair between Science, Heavy Metal and Punk Rock

«Rock Fossils – Yes, it’s Love» (March 18 through May 31, 2015) Today a spectacular exhibition with the title...
18.03.2015

Swiss scientists honour Bruno Manser on his 60th birthday

Two newly discovered animal species remember the missing Borneo rainforest advocate   A team of Swiss...
22.08.2014

Barry – an exhibition for a Swiss icon

Barry, the most famous rescue dog in the world, died 200 years ago yet remains a legend to this day. The...
11.06.2014