Switzerland (/ˈswɪtsərlənd/), officially the Swiss Confederation (Latin:Confoederatio Helvetica, hence its abbreviation CH), is a country in Europe. While still named the "Swiss Confederation" for historical reasons, modern Switzerland is a federaldirectorial republic consisting of 26cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities, called Bundesstadt ("federal city"). The country is situated in Western and Central Europe, and is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. Switzerland is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura, spanning an area of 41,285km2 (15,940sqmi). While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately 8 million people is concentrated mostly on the Plateau, where the largest cities are to be found: among them are the two global and economic centres, Zürich and Geneva.
Australia on Monday started building a vast network of antennas in the Outback, its section of what planners say will eventually become one of the most powerful radio telescopes in the world ... Both countries have huge expanses of land in remote areas with little radio disturbance—ideal for such telescopes.
"I don't want to rule out the possibility of irregularities on one train or the other, but in general I expect that we will be back to serving our customers with the usual quality as of Tuesday," OeBB chief Andreas Matthae told the ORF radio broadcaster.
Fears of radio-frequency radiation, Swanson declared in the videotaped meeting, are based entirely on “fringe opinion,” backed only by cherry-picked evidence ...Greece and Switzerland routinely monitor radio-frequency radiation levels throughout the country ... rodents in Switzerland.
"(We want) to call the government's attention with this action, there are foreigners and Peruvians, there are about 70 people," WatsonTrujillo, the leader of the Cuninico community, told RPP radio. The detained tourists include citizens from the United States, Spain, France, the UK and Switzerland, and include women and children ... .