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ART SEEN - Things Fall Apart

ART SEEN - Things Fall Apart

ART SEEN

Things fall apart: Does Art reflect a crumbling worldview? How do groundbreaking revelations in science and their repercussions on the human self-perception reflect in the art of the respective ...

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Dig It!  Listener Questions (2 March 2020)

Dig It! Listener Questions (2 March 2020)

Dig It!

Mark has moved into a new house with a garden, but doesn't recognise some of the trees and shrubs. What are the best apps and books for identification and basic care? Listen in to find out.

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What's on at the UN? "Doin' My Drugs"

What's on at the UN? "Doin' My Drugs"

UN Roundup

Another busy week at the UN includes a CinéONU screening of "Doin' My Drugs" on zero discrimination day - Sunday 1 March.

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Health Matters: Corona Virus, protect yourself.

Health Matters: Corona Virus, protect yourself.

Health matters

As fears about Coronavirus mount, Dr Michelle explains how we can best protect ourselves and others against infection. Find information from the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health about the late...

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Gadget Guru - The new Lenovo laptop

Gadget Guru - The new Lenovo laptop

Gadget Guru

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Dig It: Watering systems  (24 February 2020)

Dig It: Watering systems (24 February 2020)

Dig It!

With the changing climate bringing more challenging conditions for our garden and container plants, now's the time to think about watering systems - more efficient, less wasteful and better tar...

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Health Matters: Dental Hygiene Clinics  (25 February 2020)

Health Matters: Dental Hygiene Clinics (25 February 2020)

Health matters

In the last in the series talking about all things teeth-related, Dr Michelle speaks with dentist Dr Robin Thomas and dental hygienist Aurelie, about what sets their Dental Hygiene Clinics apart fr...

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Dig It! Plant Parenting (17 February 2020)

Dig It! Plant Parenting (17 February 2020)

Dig It!

If you would like to have a go at making more of the plants you love, the Leslie Halleck's new book, published by Timber Press, and titled "Plant Parenting" is exactly what you're looking for. Have...

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McKay Interview: Anne Marie De Weck, president of the BSCC

McKay Interview: Anne Marie De Weck, president of the BSCC

The McKay Interview

Michael has a special programme for you today; and a special Guest! She is a good colleague and friend of his who has been at the very top of an organisation that he has personally been very clos...

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Health Matters Exercise Walk 'n' Talk  (13 February 2020)

Health Matters Exercise Walk 'n' Talk (13 February 2020)

Health matters

Exercise is the best medicine! Dr Michelle explains the health benefits of physical activity and invites listeners to join monthly Walk n'Talk for Wellbeing events - free initiatives open to an...

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Gadget Guru - Repair cafes

Gadget Guru - Repair cafes

Gadget Guru

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Health Matters: Corona virus pt 2 (4 February 2020)

Health Matters: Corona virus pt 2 (4 February 2020)

Health matters

Coronavirus update: Dr Michelle discusses the current advice from the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health and explains about 2 Coronavirus hotlines: For the public - 058 463 0000 For travellers ...

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Dig It! The wonders of hydrangeas (10 February 2020)

Dig It! The wonders of hydrangeas (10 February 2020)

Dig It!

Of all spring flowers, I think hyacinths are my favourite. I like the shape of the petals and the fragrance and I was blown away when I came face to face with a brand new hydrangea at Groot Groen P...

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American International Women's Club of Geneva

American International Women's Club of Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

This Wednesday 12 February, the AIWC of Geneva will open their doors to their Clubrooms and host an open house event between 10:00am-12:00pm. Are you interested in learning more about the AIWC? Th...

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Health Matters: Corona Virus 2 (4 February 2020)

Health Matters: Corona Virus 2 (4 February 2020)

Health matters

Coronavirus update: Dr Michelle discusses the current advice from the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health and explains about 2 Coronavirus hotlines: For the public - 058 463 0000 For travellers...

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Gadget Guru - Lumibee 3d printer

Gadget Guru - Lumibee 3d printer

Gadget Guru

Things get meta. This is the 3D printer that you need a 3D printer to print. We like the recycled phone use though!

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 4 (27 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 4 (27 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. In this show - why parents should take a close look at the ...

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 3 (20 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 3 (20 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. Development between 8 and 12.

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 2 (13 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 2 (13 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. In this show - how a child develops between the ages of 5 a...

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 2 (13 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 2 (13 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. In this show - how a child develops between the ages of 5 a...

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Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 1 (6 February 2020)

Kids In Mind: The Latency Phase pt 1 (6 February 2020)

Kids in Mind

In this series of programmes, Dr Rebecca Weber talks about the 'Latency Phase' of child development. The time between 5 and 12 years old. In this show - the two sections of latency.

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What's on at the UN? The Accountant of Auschwitz

What's on at the UN? The Accountant of Auschwitz

UN Roundup

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Swiss Up! Baby Boxes (3 February 2020)

Swiss Up! Baby Boxes (3 February 2020)

Swiss Up!

On this edition of Swiss Up!, Dario looks at the Swiss phenomenon of baby boxes. They're places where new mothers who feel they can look after their child can leave babies so they will be cared for.

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McKay Interview: Anuradha Gupta, Deputy CEO Gavi Alliance (2 February 2020)

McKay Interview: Anuradha Gupta, Deputy CEO Gavi Alliance (2 February 2020)

The McKay Interview

This week Michael is talking to Anuradha Gupta from Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance. Gavi works across the world to press the value of vaccines, and was set up 20 years ago. Anuradha talks about the org...

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