natural sciences

natural sciences

Environment - Jul 12
Environment
In order to estimate for the first time the exact extent of plastic pollution in Switzerland, the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) has mandated Empa researchers to calculate how much plastic gets into the environment. Empa has analyzed the seven most frequently used types of plastic. According to the study, more than 5000 tons of plastic are discharged into the environment every year.
Life Sciences - Jul 12
Life Sciences

How do neurons process information? Neurons are known to break down an incoming electrical signal into sub-units.

Health - Jul 8
Health

Biofilms are enormously resistant accumulations of germs, which can cause serious problems, especially in hospitals.


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The following sections give you an overview of activities in natural sciences in Switzerland.