Switzerland

culture-society

What Science Says About Animals That Love Human Cuddles

When we pet an iguana, we are taking advantage of a communication channel that already exists between iguanas. Evolution can work across species too.

tech-science

Reaching Immortality, But Would We Even Want That?

culture-society

The Menstruation Taboo, Time To Talk About Periods

"My period started last night, so I'm feeling pretty weak and really tired." When she justified her below-average performance in the women's 4x100 meter medley relay at the Rio Olympics wit......

food-travel

A Cool New Recipe For World's Oldest Vegetarian Restaurant

The heir to the Hiltl dynasty of vegetarian restaurateurs decided veggie eateries need not be sober, puritanical settings, like the one his great-grandfather founded in 1898. Vodka, for example, is vegan.

food-travel

For Restaurants, Michelin Stars Bring Heat And High Costs

Food: The Hidden Face of The Michelin Star The Michelin star is sought-after and certainly enhances your restaurant's status and earnings, ...

culture-society

Sexist Furniture? Why My Office Chair Doesn't Fit

Famous 20th century designers sought to create universal furniture sizes. What that really meant was catering to the needs of tall European men.

blog

Korean Whispers, Charlotte Video, The Goat Life

SPOTLIGHT: NORTH AND SOUTH KOREA SECRETLY MEET Just how dangerous is a nuclear-armed North Korea? Run by Kim Jong-un, the unpredictable 32-year-old scion of an auto......

world-affairs

Exclusive: North And South Korea Together At Swiss Summit

Amid extraordinarily high tensions on the Korean peninsula, Switzerland managed to get diplomats from Pyongyang to sit down with counterparts from Seoul.