Schweizerischer Nationalfonds SNF

Society & Culture
20. Januar 2021, 17:00
Miscellaneous scientific news/publications, Research results

How recruiters discriminate on employment websites

Discrimination in hiring is a major societal problem. A new analysis of extensive data from an online recruitment platform has enabled researchers...  [mehr]

Earth & Life
8. Januar 2021, 8:00
Research results

Goats enjoy mental gymnastics

Goats respond positively to challenges rather than just turning away. In a project funded jointly by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)...  [mehr]

Society & Culture
5. November 2020, 8:00
Miscellaneous scientific news/publications, Research results

Listening or lip-reading? It’s down to brainwaves

To decipher what a person is telling us, we rely on what we hear as well as on what we see by observing lip movements and facial expressions....  [mehr]

Earth & Life
21. Oktober 2020, 8:00
Research results, Research projects

Protecting animals across the globe

Every year billions of male chicks are shredded worldwide. The chicks can neither be fattened for slaughter nor used any other way in the animal...  [mehr]

30. Juni 2020, 8:00
Research projects

Meeting challenges through basic research

In Switzerland and around the world, the novel coronavirus has become a priority for scientific research. Projects supported by the Swiss National...  [mehr]

25. Juni 2020, 15:00
Research results

Towards a Swiss Food Strategy for 2050

Is it possible to follow a healthy diet that includes more vegetables, fruit and nuts while still reducing the environmental impact that...  [mehr]

Economics & Politics
16. Juni 2020, 8:00
Research results

Is Switzerland ready for change?

The transition towards a sustainable economy will affect the welfare of both present and future generations. It can be achieved given the right...  [mehr]