Articles: Science & Technology

Gadget Guru - 3d Printing Pen

Gadget Guru - 3d Printing Pen

Gadget Guru

3d printers are great, but heating plastic can be dangerous for kids. Here's a 3d printing pen that doesn't heat the plastic and a surprisingly useful practical application.

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Gadget Guru - Alexa Echo Loop

Gadget Guru - Alexa Echo Loop

Gadget Guru

Image: https://www.amazon.com/Echo-Loop/dp/B07JPK4XJ6 Now you can take Alexa with you wherever you go. Our Gadget Guru Paul Bristow tells us more.

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Gadget Guru - Farmbot; growing your food at home

Gadget Guru - Farmbot; growing your food at home

Gadget Guru

Paul Bristow brings us this little farmbot: the agricultural technology to grow food for us on our own doorsteps.

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Gadget Guru - New iPhone 11

Gadget Guru - New iPhone 11

Gadget Guru

Here's the latest iPhone. What's new?

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Gadget Guru - Updating your GPS and using Google maps offline

Gadget Guru - Updating your GPS and using Google maps offline

Gadget Guru

Our Gadget Guru Paul Bristow didn't update his GPS. Here he is to remind us why we should and to tell us how. Also, if you use Googlemaps, here's how to be better prepared and have the maps you'l...

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Fondation Bodmer - War & Peace exhibition

Fondation Bodmer - War & Peace exhibition

Mid Morning Mix

Fondation Bodmer in Geneva, with the UN and the Red Cross, presents War And Peace: an exhibition of literature, photographs, propaganda, and archives highlighting our belligerent nature, yet our lo...

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Gadget Guru - Commodore 64

Gadget Guru - Commodore 64

Gadget Guru

This week Paul Bristow brings us a wave of nostalgia as we talk about retro games that are coming back !

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The Green Harvest Autumn Market

The Green Harvest Autumn Market

Mid Morning Mix

Tara from My Swiss Garden explains some of the exhibitors and vendors at this upcoming edition of the Green Market.

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Swiss Up! Centre Parties (7 October 2019)

Swiss Up! Centre Parties (7 October 2019)

Swiss Up!

With the Federal Parliamentary elections due in October - in this series of Swiss Up programmes, Dario looks at the different political parties. In this edition - those parties that make up the cen...

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Swiss Up: Left Wing Parties (30 September 2019)

Swiss Up: Left Wing Parties (30 September 2019)

Swiss Up!

The Federal Parliamentary elections are being held in October - and Dario is taking us through the different parties who make up Swiss political life. In this edition, the left wing parties.

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Swiss Up: Right Wing Parties (23 September 2019)

Swiss Up: Right Wing Parties (23 September 2019)

Swiss Up!

Federal parliamentary elections are due in October. If you're confused about Swiss political parties, Dario rounds them up for us. In this show, he looks at the right wing parities - the SVP (or UD...

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Swiss Up: Carouge - zero waste city (16 September 2019)

Swiss Up: Carouge - zero waste city (16 September 2019)

Swiss Up!

Carouge in canton Geneva believes it can do a lot more for the environment and aims to become a 'zero waste city', But is it possible.  Have a listen and check out carougezerodechet...

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Gadget Guru -  Raspberry Pi 4

Gadget Guru - Raspberry Pi 4

Gadget Guru

Paul talks about one of his favourite bits of technology; a credit card sized computer. Here's version 4...

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Gadget Guru -  Wyze Cam V2

Gadget Guru - Wyze Cam V2

Gadget Guru

  The super smart little security cam that won't break the bank. Gadget Guru Paul Bristow takes a look at the Wyze Cam v2 

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Gadget Guru -  Gyenno; when spoons change lives

Gadget Guru - Gyenno; when spoons change lives

Gadget Guru

  When drones meet spoons, people regain their independence. Here's an incredible piece of technology that has the power to change people's lives. It's the Gyenno spoon.&nb...

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Scott Poynton - on sustainability and why worms should be your next pet

Scott Poynton - on sustainability and why worms should be your next pet

Mid Morning Mix

  Environmentalist Scott Poynton has been working with companies for over 20 years to look at supply chains and help them grapple with major issues such as deforestation and child labour. ...

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IGIST - L.S. Larson

IGIST - L.S. Larson

Mid Morning Mix

  IGIST is a sci-fi novel for young adults. Set several hundred years into the future, when Earth is menaced by a plague and most humans have colonized other planets, our protagonis...

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TechSpark Academy Summer camps

TechSpark Academy Summer camps

Mid Morning Mix

  We find out more about fun courses to stimulate creativity and curiosity in kids and teens with Marta from TechSpark Academy...  

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CineGlobe - a free film festival, inspired by science

CineGlobe - a free film festival, inspired by science

Mid Morning Mix

Alex Brown from CineGlobe talks to WRS about this free film event from CERN in Geneva. 

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Gadget Guru - iOS 13 - a new voice for Siri

Gadget Guru - iOS 13 - a new voice for Siri

Gadget Guru

  Introducing dark mode, advanced photo and camera features and a new audio sharing feature through AirPods. Also, Siri's voice has had an upgrade.  

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Gadget Guru -  Smartphone Under CHF 200-.

Gadget Guru - Smartphone Under CHF 200-.

Gadget Guru

  Have you ever wondered what the best budget smartphone is? Well so do Paul's friends and they ask him a lot.  (function(t,e,s,o){var n,a,c;t.SMCX=t.SMCX||[],e.getElementByI...

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Swiss Up! - The Last Famine

Swiss Up! - The Last Famine

Swiss Up!

Over 200 years ago, now, the last famine to ravage Switzerland took place - mostly thanks to a huge volcanic eruption over in Indonesia. Today on the show we're talking about what the effects o...

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Swiss Up! - Women's Strike

Swiss Up! - Women's Strike

Swiss Up!

Today (Friday 14th June) women are striking across the country in protest of the wage gap between men and women in Switzerland. This is not the first strike nor (sadly) will it be the last - find o...

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Swiss Up! - Art Basel

Swiss Up! - Art Basel

Swiss Up!

It's beginnings are humble, but Art Basel is now an annual event attracting art galleries from all over the globe. Yet not everyone is excited about this. Find out why on today's episode.

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