About the web portal

The “SCNAT knowledge” web portal provides guidance. The Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) and its network report the state of knowledge, based on sound scientific findings and in regards to Switzerland.

File – the most important products on a topic

Based on their networks of experts, SCNAT's forums and platforms put together the currently most important products in their topic. They sort through the broad scientific literature and select the most relevant news and publications reflecting the situation in Switzerland. They also list current events, contacts, newsletters, periodicals and channels in social media to keep you informed about current affairs.

Explained – summarised scientific facts on a single topic

SCNAT and its network prepare selected topics in a competent and comprehensible manner. They summarise the most important scientific facts related to Switzerland and offer detailed information.


Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern

+41 31 306 93 00