Citizen Science – the participation of citizens in science – has become highly topical in many countries during the last few years, but especially so in the US, in the UK, in Germany or also in Sweden. In Switzerland there is still great potential for projects that bring together the civilian population and research. Science et Cité is committed to promoting Citizen Science in Switzerland.
Human – Machine: Project “Tailoring the human” 2016
Certain characteristics of human beings can be replaced, complemented or changed by new technologies. Contact lenses with an integrated zoom , “brain pacemakers”, which may have substantial impacts on personality traits, or war robots who kill for us have already become a reality.
International Biology Olympiad: Meet our guests
The International Biology Olympiad (IBO) is an international competition for secondary school pupils. The Scientific Olympiads take place in different countries each year in the fields of biology, chemistry, informatics, mathematics, philosophy and physics.