Questions and Answers about Switzerland

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...in German:

Swiss cheese], [Photo : Janeen], [Datierung], [Flickr.com], [CC-BY-NC-ND

Der Wechsel zur Mitteleuropäischen Zeit in der Schweiz

Heute sind wir es gewohnt, zu Beginn der Sommerzeit im Frühling die Uhren um eine Stunde vorzustellen und im Herbst wieder zurück. In der Recherche des Monats April erfahren Sie, wann und warum die Uhren in der Schweiz einmal um 30 Minuten vorgestellt wurden.

...in French:

Luftaufnahme des Militärflugplatzes Meiringen | Quelle: VBS / Luftwaffe / Flugplatzkommando Meiringen

Bouts de bois comme vestiges du droit rural

Des hommes, des animaux et des encoches. La recherche du mois de mars se penche sur les bâtons de comptage.

...in Italian:

Autoportrait-charge, ou Autoportrait au nimbe, Paul Gauguin, 1889, Wikimedia Commons, public domain

Storia della canzone «Dormi, dormi, bel bambin»

La Ricerca del mese di agosto 2017 è dedicata al difficile compito di trovare la prima versione conosciuta della canzone «Dormi, dormi, bel bambin».

...in English:

Zürich, Bahnhofstrasse und Rennweg, Eduard Spelterini, Wikimedia Commons, gemeinfrei

International football star playing for Grasshoppers Club (GC) in the 1950s

A famous footballer from abroad who was playing for GC in the 1950s... Find out who he was and from where he came in the Question of the month of June 2017.

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