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Horizons magazine: At the end of life

Horizons is embracing impermanence and the inevitability of death. But when exactly does life end? How does our society deal with dying and death? And how much self-determination is there in a living will? Continue

  • How the sun affects climate change

    For the first time, model calculations have shown a plausible way that fluctuations in solar activity could have a tangible impact on the climate.


  • How stable manure protects against allergies

    Researchers funded by the SNSF studied laboratory mice growing up in a cowshed. This enabled them to investigate how the farm environment modifies the immune system and provides protection against allergies.


  • ERA-NET BiodivERsA 2015: outcome

    Swiss researchers are participating in seven projects funded by the ERA-NET BiodivERsA joint transnational call 2015.


  • Towards Open Research Data

    Researchers who are applying for SNSF project funding will have to supply a data management plan (DMP) as of October 2017.


  • 4 CH projects selected by ERA-NET NEURON

    Swiss researchers are participating in 4 of the 19 projects to be funded under the NEURON call "External Insults to the Nervous System".


  • BRIDGE: First projects set to go

    101 young researchers submitted their projects in response to the 1st call for BRIDGE Proof of Concept. SNSF and CTI will finance 11 innovative ideas.