Search for "Switzerland" - 3/5 - Good News Network
Home Search

Switzerland - search results

If you're not happy with the results, please do another search

EU’s Student Exchange Program is Building a More Tolerant Europe

EU’s Erasmus Study Exchange Programme has become a catalyst for creating a common cultural identity among young Europeans and future generations. A study released by the...

Our Inspiring Story of Hope Amidst an Orphan Crisis in South Africa

I would really love to share our good news story with you. We are a large family living in Cape Town, South Africa. My husband...

Phil Collins Remembers the Alamo, Donates 200 Rare Artifacts to Texas

The largest-known private collection of artifacts from the Battle of the Alamo and Texas independence will soon be coming home to San Antonio as...
Higgs particle event-CERN

Higgs Boson Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Physics

Two theoretical physicists who suggested that an invisible ocean of energy suffusing space is responsible for the mass and diversity of the particles in...
donut winner Tim Hortons

Canada Man Wins $10,000 for Suggesting Next Donut Flavor

A dreamed-up doughnut that melds together chocolate, caramel and pecans has earned its inventor $10,000. Andrew Shepherd, from Hamilton, was crowned the winner on Monday...
solar impulse photo

Solar-powered Plane Just Flew Across US Without a Drop of Fuel – Next, the World

Solar Impulse has had a long journey since May 3, when the manned plane began its first flight across the U.S., flying day and...

With a Shrimp on the Barbie: Australia Named Happiest Nation – Again!

For the third year in a row Australia has been named the happiest place to live among developed nations, according to the latest ranking...
t-cells-UofPennsylvania

Stem Cell Jab Restores Feeling in Paralyzed

Patients with broken spines have reported having feeling restored to areas that had previously been paralyzed, after receiving stem cell injections. Scientists said they...
Stradivarius violin in a museum

Stradivarius Violin Found On Train, Turned In By Good Samaritan

A Stradivarius violin – possibly worth several million dollars – has been handed in to a lost-and-found office in Switzerland office after a hapless...
Coursera media "Model Thinking"

Free Online Courses From Stanford, Princeton, Duke, Transform Learning Worldwide

A new online education platform founded by Stanford Computer Science Professors is on a mission to change the world by educating millions of people...

Paralyzed Person Can Use Brain Signals to Control Robot

Swiss scientists have demonstrated how a partially paralyzed person can control a robot using brain signals alone. The team at Switzerland’s Federal Institute of Technology...
Dishes returned to holocaust survivor

474-year-old Painting Stolen by Nazis Given to Owner’s Heirs

A painting - nearly five centuries old and worth millions - that was taken by the Nazis in World War II has been returned...
Child reading in Mongolia -Bookbridge photo

Are Your Children’s Books or Dictionaries Collecting Dust? Book Drives Help to Educate Children in Asia

A small team of 11 people and numerous volunteers around the world have made Bookbridge a successful social program that is measured not by...
Green Rankings Newsweek 2011

Newsweek Ranks the World’s Greenest Companies

Even in this weak economy, many of the world’s largest companies are tackling green projects -- emissions, energy efficiency and recycling -- with increasing...

Puzzled CERN Scientists Measure Particles Faster Than Speed of Light

Scientists have made a discovery that, if confirmed, could rewrite the laws of physics. An international group of researchers at the CERN lab in...
Italy is also one of top 10 best places to live - Rome photo by Geri

190 Countries Ranked to Find Best Places to Live

How do you determine where in the world is the best place to live the good life?  International Living magazine ranked 194 countries in...
delivering food

‘World Giving Index’ Ranks Generosity of Countries With Surprising Results

The “World Giving Index” is the first report of its kind to tally different types of charitable behavior found in people from 153 countries....
villagers waiting with a truckload, USAID photo

Rwanda the Cleanest Country, After Monthly Litter Cleanups With the President

Rwanda has become one of the cleanest countries in the world -- as clean as Switzerland -- thanks to new laws requiring every citizen...
nyc-taxis

Humble Hero Cabbie Returns $700, iPod and Valuable Documents to Tourists

A big-hearted Queens cabbie saved the day for Swiss tourists who left a bag loaded with money, IDs, and valuable electronics in his cab...
X Prize finalists embrace

3 Teams Win Automotive X Prize With Cars That Achieve 100mpg

Teams from Virginia, North Carolina and Switzerland have won the first Automotive X Prize, the $10 million competition to push the fuel-efficiency boundary with...